Arts Administration News

University Recognized as 2018-19 Christian College of Distinction

COD 2018For the eighth consecutive year, Belhaven University was named a 2018-19 Christian College of Distinction. ... | Read Full Article

School of the Arts on Display for Discover Day

Arts Discover Day 2018Arts Discover Day on November 9 will give potential students a look into what makes Belhaven the premier Christian arts university. ... | Read Full Article

Registration Open for Spring 2019 Semester

Spring Registration 2018Traditional students can register the week of October 22-26 and plan their 2019 Spring Semester at Belhaven University. ... | Read Full Article

U.S. News and World Report Names Belhaven Best Value 2019

U.S. News and World Report Name Belhaven Best Value 2019U.S. News and World Report awarded Belhaven the prestigious title of 2019 Best Value for Regional Universities. ... | Read Full Article

October Discover Day Planned for High Schoolers

Discover Day October 2018The University’s next Discover Day of the semester is October 19, 2018. ... | Read Full Article

Mississippi’s Most Selective College is Belhaven

Most Selective 2018 Belhaven University is Mississippi’s Most Selective College according to Business Insider. ... | Read Full Article

U.S. News Honors Belhaven with Best Regional University Award

U.S. News Best Regional 2018U.S. News & World Report released their 2019 Best Colleges list and awarded Belhaven University a top ranking for best regional university in the South. ... | Read Full Article

The Arts Come Alive this Semester at Belhaven

Arts Ablaze Fall 2018The arts are thriving at Belhaven University, and this semester will feature some of the best productions, concerts and exhibitions, happening right in the heart of Jackson. ... | Read Full Article

Eight New Professors Begin First Semester at Belhaven

New Faculty 2018Belhaven welcomed eight new professors to the University. These top professors come from a variety of backgrounds and have a wealth of knowledge ... | Read Full Article

Belhaven Releases New Issue of Tartan Magazine

Belhaven Tartan 2018The newest issue of the Belhaven University Tartan Magazine is now available in a digital format. ... | Read Full Article

Belhaven Honored Among National Colleges of Distinction

2018-2019 College of DistinctionBelhaven was awarded the title 2018-2019 College of Distinction for its continued dedication to quality higher education. ... | Read Full Article

Graduate Certificates Now Available for Undergraduates

New Graduate Certificates For the first time, Belhaven is offering graduate-level certificates without the commitment to a full-time graduate program. ... | Read Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

Invitational Exhibit Features the Year’s Best Visual Art

art invitational 2017 Belhaven’s Student Invitational Art Exhibition is the centerpiece of the year for the visual art department and showcases a variety of artwork from freshmen to seniors. ... | Read Full Article

Belhaven Arts Come Alive This Semester

Arts Ablaze Spring 2017The arts are thriving at Belhaven University, and this semester will feature some of the best productions, concerts and exhibitions, happening right in the heart of Jackson. ... | Read Full Article

Discover Day Features Arts Programs at Belhaven

Arts Discover Day 2016Arts Discover Day is for potential students who want an introduction into Belhaven's thriving School of the Arts. ... | Read Full Article

Concerts, Exhibitions, Productions Happening this Semester

Arts Ablaze Fall 2016The arts are thriving at Belhaven University, and this semester will feature some of the best productions, concerts and exhibitions happening right in the heart of Jackson. ... | Read Full Article

Theisen Impacts Art World, Awarded Grant

Mr. Nate TheisenMr. Nate Theisen, professor of art for Belhaven’s Visual Art Department, is garnering the attention of the art community in Mississippi and beyond. ... | Read Full Article

Marie Hull’s Artwork Returns to Belhaven for Major Exhibition

Marie Hull Exhibition 2016The artwork of renowned Mississippi painter Marie Atkinson Hull (1890-1980) will return to where it all began, Belhaven University, for a major exhibition entitled Marie Hull: Visions of Color and Light. ... | Read Full Article

Students Display Art at Invitational Exhibit

2016 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 freshmen to seniors. ... | Read Full Article

Belhaven Visual Artists Featured in Statewide Exhibit

Mississippi Collegiate Art CompetitionThe Mississippi Collegiate Art Competition (MCAC) selected thirteen works of art from seven visual art majors to be featured in its juried exhibition. ... | Read Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

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 Full Article

Mississippi Arts Leader Brings Expertise to Belhaven University

Arts Administration Image Thumbnail 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 Full Article

2014 Belhaven University Honors Convocation

Arts Administration Image Thumbnail 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 Full Article

Exhibition at Belhaven to Feature Students' Artwork

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailThe 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 Full Article

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Honor Alum

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailThe 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 Full Article

Advance Registration for May and Summer Classes

Arts Administration 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 Full Article

2014 Belhaven University Career Fair

Arts Administration 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 Full Article

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

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailBelhaven 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 Full Article

2014 Belhaven Career Boot Camp

Arts Administration 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 Full Article

Belhaven Awarded America’s 100 Best College Buys Title

Arts Administration 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 Full Article

Arts Discover Day 2013

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailArts 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 Full Article

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 Full Article

Arts Ablaze 2013-2014

Arts Administration Image Thumbnail 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 Full Article

Belhaven University Named a College of Distinction

Arts Administration 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 Full Article

Belhaven Honors Convocation 2013

Arts Administration Image Thumbnail 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 Full Article

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 Full Article

Belhaven Strings Concert 2013

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailThe 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 Full Article

Belhaven Will Host Regional Dance Conference

Arts Administration Image Thumbnail 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 Full Article

2013 Dance Ministry Ensemble

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailThe 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 Full Article

Pennebaker To Serve on NASAD Board of Ethics

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailProfessor 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 Full Article

2013 Student Invitational Art Exhibition

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailThe 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 Full Article

Belhaven Presents Little Opera for Children

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailThe 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 Full Article

Theatre Students Perform and Direct in One Act Play Festival

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailThe 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 Full Article

80th Belhaven Singing Christmas Tree

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailBelhaven’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 Full Article

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 Full Article

Shakespeare's Henry V Will Debut at Belhaven

Arts Administration Image ThumbnailShakespeare 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 Full Article

Arts Ablaze 2012-2013

Arts Administration Image Thumbnail 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 Full Article

Belhaven Records Highest Enrollment in Its History

Arts Administration 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 Full Article

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 Full Article