Belmont cancels all summer study abroad trips due to COVID-19 pandemic

Belmont cancels all summer study abroad trips due to COVID-19 pandemic

This summer Belmont Students will not get the experience of taking study abroad classes in countries including England, Germany, Australia and Africa.  All study abroad programs were canceled as a result of the COVID- 19 pandemic.  “COVID-19 presents unprecedented challenges for many. I’m writing today to notify you of the […]

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Office Concerts: Cole Ritter and the Night Owls

Office Concerts: Cole Ritter and the Night Owls

Country Showcase winner Cole Ritter and the Night Owls perform their songs “Pictures on the Wall” and “Miss Amnesia” in this week’s Office Concert.

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OVC cancels all athletic events for the remainder of the academic year due to COVID-19 pandemic

OVC cancels all athletic events for the remainder of the academic year due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Ohio Valley Conference announced the cancellation of all athletic competition for the remainder of the 2019-2020 academic year due to the coronavirus pandemic.  “The main priority of the OVC is to ensure the health and safety of our student-athletes, coaches, administrators and fans. The league will continue to monitor […]

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Opinion: Dear Seniors, we will get through this together

Opinion: Dear Seniors, we will get through this together

Dear Seniors, We’re so sorry. This was it. You worked so hard throughout your four years to finally walk across that stage and accept your diploma while your fellow students and faculty cheered you on. This was the time for you to be experiencing all of your “lasts” to give […]

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Belmont cancels all summer study abroad trips due to COVID-19 pandemic

Belmont cancels all summer study abroad trips due to COVID-19 pandemic

This summer Belmont Students will not get the experience of taking study abroad classes in countries including England, Germany, Australia and Africa.  All study abroad programs were canceled as a result of the COVID- 19 pandemic.  “COVID-19 presents unprecedented challenges for many. I’m writing today to notify you of the […]

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Belmont student tests positive for COVID-19, another awaits testing

Belmont student tests positive for COVID-19, another awaits testing

A Belmont student has tested positive for COVID-19, the Belmont Vision has learned. Another student is experiencing symptoms and looking to get tested. As the novel coronavirus spreads at an exponential rate, the Belmont community is now being affected directly. One student has confirmed that he tested positive for the […]

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Opinion: Dear Seniors, we will get through this together

Opinion: Dear Seniors, we will get through this together

Dear Seniors, We’re so sorry. This was it. You worked so hard throughout your four years to finally walk across that stage and accept your diploma while your fellow students and faculty cheered you on. This was the time for you to be experiencing all of your “lasts” to give […]

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Spring Graduation 2019 at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, May 4, 2019.

Seniors respond to uncertainties in wake of COVID-19 crisis

COVID-19 has left many seniors with uncertainties in their last semester at Belmont from graduation being postponed to classes moving online.   “I think that the hardest part about it was having absolutely no idea that all of this was coming when I left for Spring Break,” said senior Olivia Steiner. […]

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Performing arts professors find creative ways to teach online

Performing arts professors find creative ways to teach online

From online performances to live web production, professors in theater and performance classes are finding new ways to have class now that the university has moved online for the remainder of the semester. “For theatre students, liveness is a critical part of their process,” said Dr. Jane Duncan, associate dean […]

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WELL-Core moves online for the remainder of the semester

WELL-Core moves online for the remainder of the semester

WELL-Core events are moving online for the rest of the spring semester. All Belmont undergraduate students can get convo credit through live events and self-paced learning as it is posted on Blackboard. For Vice Provost of Academic Affairs Phil Johnston, Blackboard seemed like the obvious choice as the medium to […]

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Belmont cancels maymesters leaving professors to search for solutions

Belmont cancels maymesters leaving professors to search for solutions

More than 500 students will not be able to study abroad after Belmont University canceled all maymester study abroad programs due to growing COVID-19 concerns.  “This decision was made out of concern for your safety and health in light of the current global coronavirus pandemic,” said an email from Associate […]

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Belmont moves all classes online for the remainder of the semester and postpones spring commencement due to spread of COVID-19

Belmont moves all classes online for the remainder of the semester and postpones spring commencement due to spread of COVID-19

Belmont University announced that all classes are being moved online for the remainder of the semester and spring commencement will be moved to August 7, according to an email on Friday from university president Dr. Bob Fisher.  “Unfortunately, it has become clear that those efforts are not working quickly enough, […]

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Belmont Vision places top three for College Media Website from Associated Press of Tennessee

Belmont Vision places top three for College Media Website from Associated Press of Tennessee

The Belmont Vision placed in the top three in nine categories at the Tennessee Associated Press awards that were set to take place on April 25 but have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Steven Boero and Abigail Bowen won the TV sports coverage/program category with “Belmont Basketball Host […]

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