Belmont students and staff shine in Studio Tenn’s production of ‘Mamma Mia’

Belmont students and staff shine in Studio Tenn’s production of ‘Mamma Mia’

Studio Tenn took a chance on Belmont by casting faculty, students and alumni in their production of Mamma Mia. It’s safe to say it paid off.  The Bruin-filled production isn’t just sequined jumpsuits, disco balls and Abba songs. The heartfelt moments are what makes the show truly special.  Senior Emily […]

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Dr. Caron Gentry discusses feminist Christian realism for Belmont women’s history month

Dr. Caron Gentry discusses feminist Christian realism for Belmont women’s history month

Dr. Caron Gentry came to Belmont on Monday to discuss feminist Christian realism as the keynote speaker for Women’s History Month at Belmont. Gentry discussed controversial topics like police brutality, sexual violence against women and the systems that allow for those things to happen. “American politics and social life are […]

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Belmont brings “Thoroughly Modern Millie” to life in the Troutt Theater

Belmont brings “Thoroughly Modern Millie” to life in the Troutt Theater

With geometric projections of the New York City skyline, jewel-toned dresses covered in fringe and a rich score that fills the Troutt Theater, “Thoroughly Modern Millie” is the quintessential musical. Belmont’s Musical Theatre department opens its production of “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” directed by David Shamburger, Friday at 7:30 p.m., with […]

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Meet Landon Wolford and Jenna Drury: Belmont’s 2019 Homecoming king and queen

Meet Landon Wolford and Jenna Drury: Belmont’s 2019 Homecoming king and queen

Landon Wolford Landon Wolford, a senior public relations major, won homecoming king this Saturday during halftime at the men’s homecoming game. Wolford was nominated by Belmont’s chapter of Alpha Gamma Delta, Belmont Ambassadors, the Public Relations Student Society and the third-year Resident Assistant community. Wolford was surprised and honored when […]

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FitRec hosts body positive yoga class for students

FitRec hosts body positive yoga class for students

Belmont hosted a body positive yoga class for students Monday night.   The evening included a conversation with Courtney Grimes, the clinical director of Renewed: Eating Disorder Support. These conversations concerning body image are especially important to have with college students, since their time in school is such a malleable […]

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Belmont students and alumni shine in ‘The Little Mermaid’

Belmont students and alumni shine in ‘The Little Mermaid’

Nashville Children’s Theatre’s production of “The Little Mermaid” is full of Belmont students and alumni, including the little mermaid herself. The cast learned the music and choreography in three weeks, but the short rehearsal time did not have an effect on the show’s quality. The harmonies and dances were so […]

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Photos: Kappa Alpha Theta supports CASA with fall carnival event

Photos: Kappa Alpha Theta supports CASA with fall carnival event

The crisp fall air and crunchy leaves made Friday the perfect night for a carnival, and Belmont’s Kappa Alpha Theta chapter took the opportunity to raise money for its philanthropy. The CASA Carnival raised more than $6,000 for Court Appointed Special Advocates, which provides court appointed advocates for abused and […]

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One-act operas open Friday night in Troutt Theater

One-act operas open Friday night in Troutt Theater

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” may be known for its talking furniture, but the opera, “L’enfant et les sortileges,” did it first. Belmont’s School of Music will open its productions of the two operas “L’enfant et les sortileges” and “Amahl and the Night Visitors” Friday night in the Troutt Theater. […]

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Students find common ground at political organization debate

Students find common ground at political organization debate

A panel representing various Belmont political organizations held an informal debate in the Vince Gill room Wednesday night, discussing everything from healthcare to the opioid crisis. The debate was sponsored by the Student Government Association and moderated by David Plazas, the opinion engagement editor for The Tennessean. “Civility in this […]

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Philanthropy and community highlighted at Greek Sing

Philanthropy and community highlighted at Greek Sing

Belmont Greek life raised more than $15,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at the annual Greek Sing event Sunday night. The night was emceed by Student Affairs’ Joe Mankowski, who oversees Greek Sing, and Hannah Hawkins, the vice president of programming on the Panhellenic Council. The evening started off […]

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Belmont College of Law first in the state for first-time bar passage

Belmont College of Law first in the state for first-time bar passage

94.5 percent of Belmont law students who took the Tennessee Bar Exam for the first time in July passed. This was the highest rate of passage for any school in the state and the highest percentage in Belmont history. College of Law Dean Alberto Gonzales expected a high percentage of […]

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Photo Review: Wide range of genres on display at Christian Showcase 2018

Photo Review: Wide range of genres on display at Christian Showcase 2018

The 2018-2019 Showcase Series started off on a high note Saturday night as students filled the Curb Event Center with worship at Christian Showcase. The evening featured a wide variety of musical styles — including gospel, pop, contemporary Christian and pop-punk influences. Ethan Thomas opened with some of the strongest […]

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