International Market to close in July with plans to reopen

International Market to close in July with plans to reopen

Nashville staple International Market & Restaurant on Belmont Boulevard will close its doors on July 31 after serving Belmont students and Nashville natives since 1975.  “Of course I am sad but it is also bittersweet,” said Anna Myint, the daughter of Patti Myint.  Opened by Patti and her husband Win […]

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SGA passes legislation supporting Greek life

SGA passes legislation supporting Greek life

Student Government Association publicly announced its support for Belmont Greek life in a meeting on Monday night. SGA passed four resolutions and one bill during the meeting, with new legislation covering topics such as Greek life, the Bell Tower Chapel and midterm exam policy. SGA’s executive board wrote “a resolution […]

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Students shine light on sexual assault at Take Back the Night 2019

Students shine light on sexual assault at Take Back the Night 2019

Storytelling and messages of love filled the Janet Ayers Academic Center Chapel as students, faculty and sexual assault survivors gathered for the annual Take Back the Night event Thursday night. Take Back the Night is an international organization focused on ending sexual violence and violence against women. At Belmont, the […]

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Student Activities Programming Board restructured with new paid positions

Student Activities Programming Board restructured with new paid positions

The Student Activities Programming Board is making changes to accommodate new paid leadership roles beginning in fall 2019. “Our hope is to add more structure, some more leadership opportunities so that more people can be involved. With more people involved, we will hopefully provide more events and reach the larger […]

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SGA appoints new cabinet at Monday’s senate meeting

SGA appoints new cabinet at Monday’s senate meeting

The Student Government Association voted in a new cabinet Monday night. President Meghan Hickok and Vice President Kristin Callahan introduced their cabinet nominees at the first official senate meeting of their term. “I have full faith that our cabinet is going to be doing some wonderful things this year,” said […]

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Meghan Hickok and Kristin Callahan inaugurated as SGA president and vice president

Meghan Hickok and Kristin Callahan inaugurated as SGA president and vice president

Meghan Hickok and Kristin Callahan were inaugurated as the new Student Government Association president and vice president Monday night. “Congratulations to Meghan and Kristin on their victory. I am certainly looking forward to their future,” said Dr. John Deloney, the dean of students and faculty adviser for SGA. Hickok and […]

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Meghan Hickok and Kristin Callahan campaign for SGA president and vice president

Meghan Hickok and Kristin Callahan campaign for SGA president and vice president

Student Government Association presidential candidate Meghan Hickok and vice presidential candidate Kristin Callahan are running to give students a voice on campus. “We just really want to make the students feel like they are important to us, they are important to Belmont and their voices are being heard,” said Callahan. […]

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Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie calls for courage, audacity in MLK Week convo

Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie calls for courage, audacity in MLK Week convo

Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie — the first female bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church — kicked off Belmont’s Martin Luther King Jr. commemorative week with an inspiring convocation in Massey Performing Arts Center Friday morning. McKenzie spoke widely about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dreams of equality and love […]

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Waste truck breaks Hillside exit gate

Waste truck breaks Hillside exit gate

A waste truck ran into the exit gate of the Hillside Apartment Complex over the weekend, leaving the gate damaged until Belmont can replace the parts. Belmont Facilities Services management reached out to the vendor who makes the gate, but the parts needed for repair will not be available for […]

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