Communication Department News

2018 Welcome Week to Launch New Semester at Belhaven

Welcome Week 2018Belhaven’s Welcome Week is August 24, 2018, and will kick-off the semester for new freshmen and transfer students with a week packed full of exciting events. ... | Read More

Belhaven Transfer Orientation Day to Welcome Students

transfer orientation 2018New transfer students will prepare for their first semester during Belhaven’s Transfer Orientation Day on June 4, 2018. ... | Read More

Graphic Design Major Wins Award for Work

Erin BurtGraphic design major Erin Burt earned top honors at the 2018 American Advertising Awards, formerly the ADDYs. ... | Read More

Belhaven To Host High School Juniors

Junior Day 2018High school juniors and their parents are invited to Belhaven University’s Junior Day on Friday, April 13, 2018. ... | Read More

High School Students Discover Belhaven College Life

Discover Day 2018The University’s next Discover Day of the semester is March 2, 2018. This special day is set aside for interested high school students who will get an inside look into college life at Belhaven. ... | Read More

Miss. Communication Association Names Moak New President

Bill Moak MCAThe Mississippi Communication Association (MCA) named Bill Moak, chair and assistant professor of Belhaven’s Communication Department, the next chapter president.  ... | Read More

Belhaven Earns Two Awards for Christian Higher Education

Two Christian Higher Education Awards Earned by BelhavenBelhaven University was honored with two notable awards for its dedication to Christian higher education. ... | Read More

Belhaven Named National, State College of Distinction

college of distinction 2017-18By demonstrating continued dedication to quality educational practices, Belhaven University has been named a national and state 2017-2018 College of Distinction. ... | Read More

Belhaven Named One of America’s 100 Best College Buys

Belhaven Named One of 100 Best College Buys in AmericaBelhaven University is one of only a 100 universities in the country to receive the distinction of America’s 100 Best College Buys. ... | Read More

New Degree Prepares Students for Public Relations Career

Public Relations DegreeStudents who want to pursue a career in journalism, public relations, sports broadcasting and electronic communication can now earn a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from Belhaven University. ... | Read More

Students Recognized for Special Achievements

Students Recognized for Special AchievementsOn May 12, the annual Belhaven Baccalaureate Service celebrated the special achievements of graduating seniors. ... | Read More

New Faculty Add to Academic Excellence

New Faculty 2016Belhaven welcomed 17 new professors to the University. These top professors come from a variety of backgrounds and have a wealth of knowledge and experience ... | Read More

Bill Moak Named Chair of Belhaven’s Communication Program

Bill MoakBelhaven University has appointed longtime communications professional Bill Moak head of its communication program. ... | Read More

Media Ethics Conference Explores Communications Crisis

Describe Image HereThe Belhaven University Department of Communication will host the 2015 Media Ethics Conference on Thursday, March 19 at 9:00 a.m. in the Barber Auditorium. ... | 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

Dr. Hayes-Anthony Selected for Teacher Award 

Desribe Image HereDr. Elayne Hayes-Anthony, Professor and Chair of the Communications Department, is the 2014 winner of the Mississippi Humanities Council Teacher Award. This award recognizes the contribution  ... | 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

2014 Belhaven University Honors Convocation

Communication Image ThumbnailThe 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

2014 Media Ethics Conference

Communication Image ThumbnailThe Belhaven University Department of Communications will host the 2014 Media Ethics Conference on Thursday, March 20 at 9:00 a.m. This event, held in Belhaven University’s Student Center Theater ... | Read More

Advance Registration for May and Summer Classes

Communication Image ThumbnailA 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

Communication Image ThumbnailThe 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

Communication Majors Work with ESPN at Sugar Bowl

Communication Image ThumbnailThere is nothing bigger in college football than the bowl season, and Belhaven University communication majors Kelsie Hughes and Drew Garnder were right in the thick of it this year. ... | Read More

2014 Belhaven Career Boot Camp

Communication Image ThumbnailCareer 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

Communication Image Thumbnail 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

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

Graduate School Fair and Majors Fair 2013

Communication Image Thumbnail Belhaven’s annual Graduate School Fair on Thursday, October 24 is an opportunity for students to learn more and connect with graduate programs. The Majors Fair is the newest addition ... | Read More

Belhaven University Named a College of Distinction

Communication Image ThumbnailFor 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

Communication Image ThumbnailBelhaven 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

ESPN’s Jay Harris Talks Sports Broadcasting with Students

Communication Image Thumbnail Jay Harris will temporarily trade the video camera at ESPN for a crowd at Belhaven University on Monday, March 25, 2013 for the speaker series, “Advice from the Pros.” ... | Read More

Belhaven Hosts Media Ethics Panel

Ethics in the media are rarely discussed in public and many times overlooked, but Belhaven University is initiating the conversation and has put together a panel of the top broadcast news professionals in the state ... | Read More

Broadcasters Share Insight with Communication Students

Communication Image ThumbnailThe Department of Communication recently hosted members of the Mississippi Association of Broadcasters (MAB) on October 11, 2012. ... | Read More

Belhaven Records Highest Enrollment in Its History

Communication Image ThumbnailBelhaven 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

Communication Student Thrives During Internship

Communication Image ThumbnailSarah Rivera is a senior at Belhaven from Clermont, Fla. who spent the summer interning with one of the top news stations in Central Florida, WESH Channel 2 News, and got a chance to talk with Katie Couric along the way. ... | Read More

Honors Convocation Award Winners

Communication Image Thumbnail Belhaven University's Annual Honors Convocation awarded some of the highest academic honors to the year's top performing students on April 10. ... | Read More