Meet the New Bruins: Jaime Giraldo

Meet the New Bruins: Jaime Giraldo

Jaime Giraldo dreamed of coming to the U.S. from his hometown of Bogota, Colombia, and now he’s making that dream a reality as a freshman member of the Belmont men’s soccer team. “Six months ago I was playing for Fortaleza, that was my team in Colombia, but I was only […]

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Meet the new Bruins: Matteo Bennati

Meet the new Bruins: Matteo Bennati

Freshman soccer player Matteo Bennati came to Belmont from Genoa, Italy and has already seen success with the Bruins in his short time with the team. In his first five games as a Bruin, Bennati scored two goals and had one assist. He came to the United States so he […]

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DACA awareness, action emphasized at Gender Equality Movement meeting

DACA awareness, action emphasized at Gender Equality Movement meeting

Belmont’s Gender Equality Movement hosted a meeting Tuesday morning about President Donald Trump’s DACA decision, where guest speakers challenged students to understand the weight of Trump’s decision and ally themselves with immigrants. “We are asking for allies. We are asking for people who are safe and willing to put themselves […]

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Bruin Books places orders for hundreds of opted out students

Bruin Books places orders for hundreds of opted out students

One Belmont student was charged $875, another $738 and a third $427. All for books they didn’t need and told Belmont they didn’t want. They are just three of approximately 600 students charged Tuesday for books they opted out of in the inaugural year of Belmont’s new Bruin Books system, […]

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Belmont to host solar eclipse event

Belmont to host solar eclipse event

In the midst of Belmont’s hectic move-in day schedule, students and other community members will have the opportunity to gather on the Lawn to view an historic total solar eclipse on Monday. The last total solar eclipse that was visible from Nashville was in 1478, so to say that Monday’s eclipse […]

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OPINION: Learning to fail

OPINION: Learning to fail

I didn’t want to come to Belmont. I’m sharing this because I think it’s too easy to edit out the messy parts of life and pretend like everything is wonderful. Yes, it’s true that I love my campus and am proud to be a Bruin. But that doesn’t mean this […]

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