Office Concerts: Dylan Brady

Office Concerts: Dylan Brady

  Dylan Brady, a freshman songwriting major at Belmont University, has opened for artists like Meghan Trainor, Zac Brown Band and 5 Seconds of Summer– all before the age of 18. He got the opportunity to open for Meghan Trainor in 2014 when she played a show in Long Island, […]

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Bruin Beats: Chief of Campus Security Pat Cunningham

Bruin Beats: Chief of Campus Security Pat Cunningham

The Vision has teamed up with leaders from organizations across campus to bring you weekly Spotify playlists from students and staff. For our second installment, Chief of Campus Security Pat Cunningham shared 10 of his favorite songs. Cunningham explains why he chose each song below. I’m glad to share the […]

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Office Concerts: Sarah Underwood

Office Concerts: Sarah Underwood

Sarah Underwood, a Minnesota native, released her debut album, titled “Looking Back,” in February. The EP was recorded and produced by Marcus Vandeyacht with Mind Flight Records, a record company started and run by Belmont students. “‘Looking Back’ is a fitting title for the EP because all the songs are […]

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Bruin Beats: Orientation Council Student Director Dylan Arndt

Bruin Beats: Orientation Council Student Director Dylan Arndt

The Vision has teamed up with leaders from organizations across campus to bring you weekly Spotify playlists from students and staff. For our first installment, Orientation Council Student Director Dylan Arndt shared 10 songs he is listening to right now. Arndt explains why he chose each song below. “I’ll Be […]

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Free concert at Dickens Hall to support T.J. Martell Foundation

Free concert at Dickens Hall to support T.J. Martell Foundation

A concert offering community, service and reflection convocation credit will feature several Belmont bands Thursday at 6 p.m. outside Dickens Hall to benefit the T.J. Martell Foundation. Both Belmont students and the surrounding community have rallied around the event. “Everything from the music, to the lights, to the food has […]

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Meet the Staff: Sara Scannell

Meet the Staff: Sara Scannell

I’m Sara Scannell, and I’m the arts and entertainment editor for the Belmont Vision. I began writing for the Vision my freshman year and have since followed our faculty adviser Dorren Robinson to every class she teaches. If I’m not staked out in our office, I’m probably watching “Friends” and […]

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Sophomore money initiative encourages generosity

Sophomore money initiative encourages generosity

University Ministries and Residence Life have teamed as part of the Living a Better Story Project to give everyone living in sophomore housing $10 in cash to encourage giving and generosity. A Belmont donor suggested the idea several years ago in hopes it would encourage students to be more aware […]

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Beltones end competition on high note, advance to semifinals

Beltones end competition on high note, advance to semifinals

The Beltones took the International Championships of Collegiate A Cappella quarterfinals by storm Jan. 21 at University of Tennessee Knoxville, winning an award for best choreography and first place overall. “This year, we decided to focus on some of the social problems in our world. We open with a mashup […]

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Country Showcase Preview: The Olson Bros Band

Country Showcase Preview: The Olson Bros Band

The Olson Bros Band, headed by family duo Luke and Isaac Olson, will be bringing its talents to the Country Showcase on Saturday. Despite their great country sound and deeply Southern image, the two grew up in Olympia, Washington. Playing music together came naturally — they learned guitar together, sang […]

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REVIEW: The Seratones bring new take on rock ‘n’ roll

REVIEW: The Seratones bring new take on rock ‘n’ roll

The Seratones are a fascinatingly soulful marriage of rock, punk and jazz. AJ Haynes, whom NYLON aptly described as a “badass front-woman”, leads the four-piece band from Shreveport, Louisiana. Their debut album, “Get Gone,” has already brought them acclaim and given them a chance to tour in the U.S. and […]

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Director General of Foreign Service Arnold Chacon discusses values of working in government

Director General of Foreign Service Arnold Chacon discusses values of working in government

Belmont hosted a convocation event with Director General of the Foreign Service and Director of Human Resources Arnold Chacon on Nov. 9. A Denver native, Chacon’s entry into politics was somewhat unconventional. He always knew he wanted to help others but initially thought he wanted to be a doctor. This […]

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Christian Showcase 2016: Alyssa Newton

Christian Showcase 2016: Alyssa Newton

New Mexico native Alyssa Newton’s performance at Saturday’s Christian showcase has been years in the making. Newton was exposed to music at an early age and began playing classical piano in first grade. After getting a guitar for Christmas in third grade, her passion grew and she found her love […]

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