Belmont hosts No More Cancer rally in preparation for Up ‘Til Dawn

Belmont hosts No More Cancer rally in preparation for Up ‘Til Dawn

Belmont University hosted a rally titled No More Cancer to help raise money for Up ‘Til Dawn, a fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  Danny Thomas, the founder of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, said “No child should die in the dawn of life.” Each Belmont student that raises […]

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Belmont welcomes back alumni for Homecoming 2020

Belmont welcomes back alumni for Homecoming 2020

Belmont celebrated its annual Homecoming week with both students and alumni.

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Belmont finishes top three at 2020 SEJC

Belmont finishes top three at 2020 SEJC

The Belmont Vision staff won 11 awards from the 2020 Southeast Journalism Conference at University of Southern Mississippi and placed third at the on-site sweepstakes competition.   Dorren Robinson, the Vision’s adviser, took home the Journalism Educator of the Year award at the Best of the South banquet on Friday night.  […]

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Homecoming week 2020 kicks off

Homecoming week 2020 kicks off

Homecoming Week is finally here. Starting Monday February 10 until Saturday February 15, Belmont will host events throughout campus including lectures, the annual homecoming social and the men’s and women’s basketball games. Belmont will also be including events for alumni like the faithful luncheon, reunions and a non-profit fair. Here […]

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LGBTQ+ acceptance a concern for Watkins students

LGBTQ+ acceptance a concern for Watkins students

Freshman Watkins student Charlie Dickerson is wary of leaving the queer-supportive community he considers family and stepping into the unknown that is Belmont.  “There are so many unknowns. We are very in the dark for a lot of this. Especially as an LGBT person, uncertainty is very, very scary because […]

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New music streaming app Quadio to impact Belmont’s music scene

New music streaming app Quadio to impact Belmont’s music scene

Quadio is the upcoming music streaming, social media app designed for inspiring creative collaborations across college campuses — and some Belmont students are already using it to their advantage. The app’s design revolves around building a community, discovering new music and creating a professional team for musicians. While artists can […]

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Belmont to consider non-Christian faculty from Watkins

Belmont to consider non-Christian faculty from Watkins

Belmont University has confirmed it will consider non-Christian Watkins College of Art faculty for positions at Belmont in the fall of 2020.  Because Watkins employees could not have anticipated the merger, they will be given “special consideration” for Belmont jobs — regardless of their faith, according to a statement from […]

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Belmont students respond to military tensions in Iran

Belmont students respond to military tensions in Iran

For students who are of Iranian descent or have other connections to military tensions in the Middle East, the situation in Iran is more than a distant discussion taking place on social media. It’s close to their homes and loved ones. From one student who hides her ethnicity for fear […]

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Road to the White House: The nature of civil discourse

Road to the White House: The nature of civil discourse

Curtains peeled back in the Vince Gill Room, revealing a banner hanging above Dr. Bob Fisher’s head. “Once again, the road to the White House runs through Belmont University.” The Belmont Vision plans to help guide students along that road as we look at every aspect of the debate, from the […]

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Watkins’ students host art gallery criticizing merger with Belmont

Watkins’ students host art gallery criticizing merger with Belmont

The walls are lined with photos of desolate art studios and classrooms, as well as sheets of paper that tower over the scene, smeared with grievances in black ink. Together, the sheets form a makeshift document. “How Not to Save an Art School.” The art was part of an installation […]

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Stevie Giorno and Lexis Bramer inaugurated as SGA president and vice president

Stevie Giorno and Lexis Bramer inaugurated as SGA president and vice president

Belmont’s Student Government Association gathered in the Beaman Student Life Center Monday evening to formally introduce its new leadership — President Stevie Giorno and Vice President Lexis Bramer. Giorno and Bramer were inaugurated Monday night in front of a crowd including fellow students, SGA senate and university President Dr. Bob […]

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Belmont to merge with neighbor art institute Watkins College of Art

Belmont to merge with neighbor art institute Watkins College of Art

Belmont University has reached an agreement to merge with Watkins College of Art, Dr. Bob Fisher announced Tuesday morning alongside Watkins President Dr. Joseph Kline. Belmont will establish the new Watkins College of Art, welcoming visual arts students from the original Watkins institution into Belmont beginning in the Fall 2020 […]

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