Construction of performing arts center affects nearby residents

Construction of performing arts center affects nearby residents

The construction of Belmont’s newest project has brought with it blasting, road closures and the concerns of neighbors whose 19th century homes may be at risk of damage. Construction and the complications that come with it are now part of the Belmont experience; most recently, the addition of a performing […]

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Belmont Boulevard businesses come together for Block Party

Belmont Boulevard businesses come together for Block Party

Featuring friends, food and fun, House Of’s third birthday party is a celebration of the neighborhood it calls home. The Belmont Block Party will bring together a number of Belmont Boulevard businesses for a day of music, games and shopping on Saturday. The event comes after nearly a year of […]

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Up-and-coming band Nightly talks family, failure and forging its own path

Up-and-coming band Nightly talks family, failure and forging its own path

With more than 700,000 monthly Spotify listeners and a recent tour with rapper NF under their belt, the members of Nightly have quickly made a name for themselves in Music City. Nightly is the creative product of cousins Jonathan Capeci and Joey Beretta. The two have been in and out […]

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Hillsboro Village staple Pangaea closes with owner’s retirement

Hillsboro Village staple Pangaea closes with owner’s retirement

Nestled between the trendy shops and restaurants of Hillsboro Village, the primary-colored exterior of Pangaea stands out from the rest. Pangaea — a clothing, jewelry and home goods store — became a staple of the Village and a go-to destination for many Belmont students looking for unique and affordable finds. […]

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Opinion: Women’s March still matters two years later

Opinion: Women’s March still matters two years later

On a cold January day nearly two years ago, more than 450,000 people showed up at the National Mall to create a movement for women’s rights. This powerful sea of pink was replicated in cities across the country to create a unified wave over 3 million strong, according to the […]

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Moon Taxi gives back with charity food and toy drive

Moon Taxi gives back with charity food and toy drive

Alumni band Moon Taxi is celebrating the season by giving back to Nashville’s community. The indie-rock group partnered with Lightning 100 and Frothy Monkey to promote the Metro Police Christmas Charities program, which gave baskets of food and toys to deserving families in Davidson County. “We love Lightning 100 and […]

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Belmont acquires multi-million dollar Frederick Hart art collection

Belmont acquires multi-million dollar Frederick Hart art collection

Belmont announced the acquisition of over 250 works by acclaimed sculptor Frederick Hart at a ceremony on Wednesday. The multi-million dollar collection includes completed sculptures, molds, plasters, sculpting tools and works that were not able to be completed before Hart’s death in 1999. It was donated by the Frederick Hart […]

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How to get rid of those leftover declining points

How to get rid of those leftover declining points

As the semester winds down, you may find that on top of the stress of finals you now have an absurd amount of declining points to get rid of before they expire. Beyond the Curb Café, students can use declining points at two convenience stores and other eateries around campus. […]

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PRSSA supports childhood cancer research at Jam With Purpose

PRSSA supports childhood cancer research at Jam With Purpose

A crisp fall day served as the perfect backdrop to gather in the fight against childhood cancer. Belmont’s Public Relations Student Society of America chapter partnered with the nonprofit group With Purpose on Friday to raise awareness for childhood cancer research during Jam With Purpose, a music festival held on […]

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Colton Smith builds platform for positivity on “The Voice”

Colton Smith builds platform for positivity on “The Voice”

Colton Smith hopes to be the role model he never had when he was younger. “I never had a role model on TV or in media or in my family, so I really didn’t know how to be a gay man,” he said. The Belmont senior is using his newfound […]

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Music for Midterms: Study playlists to get you through the week

Music for Midterms: Study playlists to get you through the week

It’s time for midterms – and the sea of baggy eyes and disposable coffee cups on campus seems to prove it. If the absolutely overwhelming dread of midterms has you wound a little too tight, hopefully some of these songs can help to mellow you out. The Vision staff compiled […]

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Fall activities around Nashville

Fall activities around Nashville

If you’ve been patiently counting down the days until you can slip into your favorite sweater: your time is near. Fall brings so many activities and events that wouldn’t feel right at any other time of the year. Knocking on strangers’ doors for candy? Wearing boots exclusively, no matter the […]

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