Arts Administration News

Art Exhibition to Feature Alumni

Art alum exhibitThe Alumni Invitational Exhibition is a special art show comprised of ten visual art graduates; Samara Thomas '13, Wes Sumrall '12, Amelia Key '11, Jacob Rowan '12, Bonnie Vetterick '13, Kateri Aris Tolo '11, Chris Brown '12, Megan Prosper'11, Aaron Phillips and Joy Kichi '11. ... | Read More

Belhaven Theatre Department Release 2015-16 Season Lineup

Theatre Image ThumbnailThe Belhaven University Theatre Department is taking college theatrical arts to another level in Jackson with the release of their upcoming productions for the 2015-16 fall season. ... | Read More

Andrew Bucci: Rediscovered Opens May 26 at Belhaven

Describe Image HereDr. Roger Parrott, president of Belhaven University, announced today that the university will present a major exhibition of the art of Vicksburg native Andrew Bucci (1922-2014). One of Mississippi’s most celebrated artists ... | Read More

Advance Registration: October 27 - 31

Before you know it Belhaven’s 2015 Spring Semester will be here. Advance Registration will be held October 27 - 31 and will help you plan your spring, summer or fall 2015 semester at Belhaven University. ... | Read More

Belhaven Named College of Distinction

Desribe Image HereBelhaven University was honored for the fifth consecutive year as a College of Distinction. The 2014-2015 College of Distinction designation is given to select schools to honor  ... | Read More

Faculty Art Exhibition Goes on Display

Desribe Image HereFor the first time at Belhaven, talented faculty from the Visual Arts Department will be displaying their artwork for the public. The Belhaven Faculty Art Exhibition will begin with an  ... | Read More

Mississippi Arts Leader Brings Expertise to Belhaven University

Jack L. Kyle has joined Belhaven University as Senior Director of Arts Development and Chair of Arts Administration. Kyle brings with him a vast knowledge of the arts and is nationally recognized for his ... | Read More

2014 Belhaven University Honors Convocation

The Belhaven University Honors Convocation awarded some of the highest academic honors to the year's top performing students on April 15, 2014 at the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. ... | Read More

Exhibition at Belhaven to Feature Students' Artwork

The Student Invitational Art Exhibition is the centerpiece of the year for the Belhaven Visual Art Department and will showcase a variety of artwork from freshmen to seniors. ... | Read More

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Honor Alum

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honored Belhaven alum Andrew Camenisch (’98) at the annual Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation on February 15 at The Beverly Hills Hotel. ... | Read More

Advance Registration for May and Summer Classes

A new academic term is quickly approaching and that means advance registration for May and summer classes will open on the week of March 24-28. Get an early start on planning your next term ... | Read More

2014 Belhaven University Career Fair

The 2014 Belhaven Career Fair is this Thursday, February 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Student Center. This career fair draws top employers in the Jackson area and statewide ... | Read More

Belhaven Named One of 33 Schools in the Nation Accredited in Four Arts

Belhaven University is one of only 33 institutions in the nation accredited in all four areas of the arts - visual art, music, theater, and dance. ... | Read More

2014 Belhaven Career Boot Camp

Career Services is hosting its annual Belhaven Career Boot Camp for our traditional students on February 13 in the Student Center. This year’s boot camp will host ... | Read More

Belhaven Awarded America’s 100 Best College Buys Title

Belhaven University is one of only a 100 universities in the country that received the distinction of America’s 100 Best College Buys. This is the eleventh consecutive year Belhaven was recognized for its ... | Read More

Arts Discover Day 2013

Arts Discover Day on November 15 is for potential students who want an introduction into Belhaven University's thriving School of the Arts. Sign up to get a full access pass and to learn more about the arts at Belhaven: ... | Read More

Belhaven Ranked A Top Regional University in the South

U.S. News & World Report ranked Belhaven University a top regional university in the South on the 2014 Best Colleges list. Dr. Roger Parrott, President of Belhaven University, said, “We are ... | Read More

Arts Ablaze 2013-2014

The arts are thriving at Belhaven University and every year our students and faculty showcase their talents in plays, dances, music, poetry, gallery exhibits and more. ... | Read More

Belhaven University Named a College of Distinction

For a fourth year, Belhaven University was honored as a College of Distinction for the 2013-2014 school year. The College of Distinction designation is given to select schools to honor ... | Read More

Belhaven Honors Convocation 2013

Belhaven University's Honors Convocation awarded some of the highest academic honors to the year's top performing students on April 9, 2013 at the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. ... | Read More

Belhaven Ensembles Showcase Music with Jackson Symphonic Band

Members of the Jackson community will combine their musical talents with musicians from Belhaven’s Music Department for a collaborative concert on March 23,2013. ... | Read More

Belhaven Strings Concert 2013

The upcoming Belhaven Strings Concert will showcase some of the top Belhaven string players on Friday, March 22, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall. ... | Read More

Belhaven Will Host Regional Dance Conference

The Belhaven University Dance Department has partnered with the American College Dance Festival Association (ACDFA) in celebrating their 40th anniversary and will host the Southern Regional ... | Read More

2013 Dance Ministry Ensemble

The Belhaven Dance Ministry Ensemble will perform at the Bitsy-Irby Visual Arts and Dance Center theater on February 14 -16. The Dance Ministry Ensemble is a select group of students ... | Read More

Pennebaker To Serve on NASAD Board of Ethics

Professor Bob Pennebaker, Chair of the Visual Art Department, has been appointed by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) to the NASAD Committee on Ethics Board. ... | Read More

2013 Student Invitational Art Exhibition

The Student Invitational Art Exhibition is the centerpiece of the year for the Visual Art Department and will showcase a variety of artwork from Belhaven freshmen to seniors. ... | Read More

Belhaven Presents Little Opera for Children

The Pied Piper of Hamlin will premiere at Belhaven’s Concert Hall on January 18 and 19, 2013. Students in Belhaven’s Vocal Arts will present this colorful one-act opera for children. ... | Read More

Theatre Students Perform and Direct in One Act Play Festival

The 6th Annual One Act Play Festival is an evening of short plays acted, produced, written and directed by Belhaven theatre students. Students from Belhaven’s Theatre Department will showcase their creative works on November 27 and 28 ... | Read More

80th Belhaven Singing Christmas Tree

Belhaven’s Singing Christmas Tree began in 1933 and is considered the first and oldest outdoor singing Christmas tree event in the country. It was named one of the top 20 events in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society ... | Read More

2012 Fall Dance Concert

The Fall Dance Concert has earned the reputation of being one of the most highly anticipated dance performances at Belhaven University and this year will showcase the choreography of dance faculty and guest artists from the Belhaven University Dance Ensemble. ... | Read More

Shakespeare's Henry V Will Debut at Belhaven

Shakespeare is coming to Belhaven. Henry V will debut in Belhaven University’s Black Box Theatre on October 17 – 27. This play, a finale in Shakespeare's historical tragedies, is the classic tale of the rise of Britain’s heroic King Henry V. ... | Read More

Arts Ablaze 2012-2013

This year will be another exciting year in the arts at Belhaven University and the Arts Ablaze Calendar has a complete listing of the many art events and show you where and when they are happening. ... | Read More

Belhaven Records Highest Enrollment in Its History

Belhaven University’s fall enrollment shattered all previous records with a total of 3,725 students across all seven campuses. This is an increase of 433 students over last year, and a one-year jump over 13%. ... | Read More

2012 Collaborative Arts Concert

The Collaborative Arts Concert on Saturday, February 4, 2012 is the only time when several departments from the Belhaven School of the Arts combine their efforts to collaboratively create works of art in paint, music and dance. ... | Read More