Belmont University held its December 2017 commencement ceremony for graduate and undergraduate students at 5 p.m. Friday, December 15, in the Curb Event Center. The University celebrated the graduation of a total of 418 students. During the ceremony, 361 bachelor’s degrees, 56 master’s degrees and 1 doctoral degree were conferred.
Dr. Robert C. Fisher, president of the University, presided over the event. Dr. Christopher Norton, percussion coordinator in the School of Music, presented the commencement address. Norton is the 2016-2017 Chaney Distinguished Professor recipient, a title awarded for each year to the faculty member who best represents the University’s vision to be “a premier teaching institution.”
The commencement ceremony can be viewed in its entirety here.