SGA election yields low numbers

SGA election yields low numbers

Jacob Bush knew there was an election on campus, but beyond that he was mostly in the dark. “I’d seen the posters and the JT spoof, but it was really wasn’t clear where or how we were supposed to vote,” he said. Others, like Samuel Dew, did not even know […]

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REVIEW: Neon Trees fails to wow with “Pop Psychology”

REVIEW: Neon Trees fails to wow with “Pop Psychology”

For Neon Trees, the colors might be fading a bit early. The four-piece, new wave band based out of Provo, Utah has seen some commercial success. With their first single, “Animal,” climbing to No. 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 1 on the alternative chart, the band has […]

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Belmont ties help kickstart Nashville FC

Belmont ties help kickstart Nashville FC

When the Nashville Metros ceased after 23 years of operation, the opportunity emerged for a new organization to claim rights to a semi-professional soccer team in Nashville. With the hopes of a team to fill the vacancy, Nashville area native Chris Jones and a few friends decided to form Nashville […]

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Finding the prize in the process

Finding the prize in the process

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of getting to chat with Betty Wiseman, a living Belmont legend at her home in Brentwood. She was most hospitable, and the interview had been lighthearted until I asked her a certain question. “What does Belmont mean to you?” Wiseman fell silent. A […]

Opinion
Staying for the Weekend grows from Belmont to Bonnaroo

Staying for the Weekend grows from Belmont to Bonnaroo

Belmont-raised band Staying For the Weekend might make you stick around just a little bit longer.  Since being formed roughly two years ago, childhood friends Mac Gibbons, drums, Carson Mays, guitar, Kurt Krafft, guitar, and Wade Luplow, drums, the band has seen exponential growth. From playing Bonnaroo 2013 to headlining […]

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Music therapy major to open this fall

Music therapy major to open this fall

It is no secret that many students come to Belmont for music. Some dream of becoming performers or music educators. But some dream of using music as medicine. Beginning this fall, those students will have the opportunity to do just that. Belmont is expanding the music department to include its […]

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Finding the prize in the process

Finding the prize in the process

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of getting to chat with Betty Wiseman, a living Belmont legend at her home in Brentwood. She was most hospitable, and the interview had been lighthearted until I asked her a certain question. “What does Belmont mean to you?” Wiseman fell silent. A […]

Opinion