Mind Flight Records grows as successful student label

Mind Flight Records grows as successful student label

Anthony Cianchetta and Marcus Vandeyacht had just entered Belmont as freshman audio engineering majors when they decided to start their own label out of Cianchetta’s Pembroke Hall dorm room. Started in February of 2016, Mind Flight Records currently boasts a roster of several artists and a custom home studio — […]

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Belmont student interns for Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois

Belmont student interns for Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois

Belmont Junior and social entrepreneurship major Katherine Heidecke landed herself an impressive internship for the summer, interning for Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois in Chicago. Is there a specific role or title you have working for the senator?  I am a casework intern. Essentially, constituents can contact the senator asking […]

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Belmont receives inaugural Siloam Health Center’s Bridge Builder Award

Belmont receives inaugural Siloam Health Center’s Bridge Builder Award

Belmont University and President Dr. Robert Fisher received the inaugural Siloam Bridge Builder award Thursday, in recognition of university efforts to aid local immigrant and refugee communities. “It is so important for Belmont to serve the Nashville community,” Fisher said. “We are honored to call Nashville home, and it’s our […]

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Bruin Beats: Eta Phi chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta President Mare Rote

Bruin Beats: Eta Phi chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta President Mare Rote

The Vision has teamed up with leaders from organizations across campus to bring you Spotify playlists from students and staff. For this installment, President of the Belmont chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta Mare Rote shared 10 songs she is listening to right now. Rote explains her playlist selections below.  1. […]

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Rape survivor finds support through other survivors

Rape survivor finds support through other survivors

Editor’s note: Warning: The following article contains the account of a sexual assault survivor. It is graphic in nature and may be troubling for some to read. The Vision does not identify the victims of sexual assault. The victim’s name has been changed to protect her identity. Emily, a Belmont […]

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Belmont Phi Kappa Tau, Alpha Tau Omega chapter presidents release social media petition

Belmont Phi Kappa Tau, Alpha Tau Omega chapter presidents release social media petition

Phi Kappa Tau President Austin Coleman and Alpha Tau Omega President Patrick Williamson released aletter and petition Thursday, challenging a Belmont University policy requiring both organizations to accept 100 percent of students who attend recruitment, meet academic standards and are not in violation of the Community Code of Conduct. Both […]

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Best Buddies to celebrate talents in music festival

Best Buddies to celebrate talents in music festival

At least 20 acts will share their musical talents on Belmont’s campus Sunday alongside members of the campus Best Buddies chapter in the first ever Best Buddies Music Festival. The concept, organized by chapter Best Buddies President Meg Barber, is to highlight similarities between the musicians and their paired Best […]

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Career Services, seniors offer freshmen advice

Career Services, seniors offer freshmen advice

As the year comes to a close, seniors and underclassmen alike begin to plan for the next phases of their lives and are looking for resources to do so. Seniors are looking toward the job market and graduate studies while underclassmen are looking toward their classes, majors and graduation dates. […]

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Boulevard Record Shop to participate in Record Store Day

Boulevard Record Shop to participate in Record Store Day

Belmont University’s student-run record store, Boulevard Record Shop, will be participating in Record Store Day, a national movement that celebrates the culture of record stores, for the first time since the store opened in August of 2016. Record Store Day is a day of recognition for record shops, held this […]

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University Catholics convocation sparks controversy

University Catholics convocation sparks controversy

A convocation event held by University Catholics on April 6 was met with backlash and confusion from several attending students, including members of Belmont’s Bridge Builders organization, who said the event was ignorant and offensive. “I think this is the most unsafe I’ve ever felt on campus, which is just […]

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Karl Dean running for Tennessee governor

Karl Dean running for Tennessee governor

Former Nashville mayor and Belmont professor Karl Dean is running for governor of Tennessee in 2018. Dean was mayor of Nashville from 2007 to 2015 and currently teaches history and political science at Belmont. Dean, who announced his candidacy in February, stated he will be running as a Democrat — […]

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Belmont Vision brings home 3 Associated Press awards

Belmont Vision brings home 3 Associated Press awards

The Belmont Vision won three awards given by the Tennessee AP Broadcasters and Media Editors for its work in 2016. Four members of the Belmont Vision staff attended the Tennessee AP College Awards on April 8. The awards, held at Vanderbilt University, acknowledged the work from college media sources in […]

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