Belhaven to Host Second Orientation for Freshmen and Transfer Students

Belhaven to Host Second Orientation for Freshmen and Transfer Students

Forbes Advisor Names Belhaven University Top 10 for Best Online MBA in Entrepreneurship

Forbes Advisor Names Belhaven University Top 10 for Best Online MBA in Entrepreneurship

Belhaven Alumni Lead Award-Winning Play to 2024 International Thespian Festival

Belhaven Alumni Lead Award-Winning Play to 2024 International Thespian Festival

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Belhaven to Host Second Orientation for Freshmen and Transfer Students

On July 19, Belhaven University will host another orientation for new transfer and freshmen students who missed the previous event

Forbes Advisor Names Belhaven University Top 10 for Best Online MBA in Entrepreneurship

Forbes Advisor has named Belhaven University one of the top 10 institutions in the nation for its online MBA in Entrepreneurship program for 2024.

Belhaven Alumni Lead Award-Winning Play to 2024 International Thespian Festival

Belhaven University alumni Malaika Quarterman (’05) and Madison Upendo (’18) have co-directed an acclaimed play, selected to represent...

Belhaven Freshmen Orientation 2024 Scheduled for June

Belhaven University’s New Student Orientation is June 13-14. Aimed at equipping incoming freshmen with the tools they need for a...

Belhaven University Joins AWS Academy to Equip Students with In-Demand Cloud Computing Skills

Today, Belhaven University announced its participation in AWS Academy, a program built by experts at Amazon Web Services (AWS) that will provide...

Nominations for Belhaven Alumni Awards Opens Today

Belhaven University is now accepting nominations for the 2024 Alumni Awards. A total of thirteen awards will honor alumni during the...

Belhaven University Appoints Dr. Bobbie Loveless as School of Nursing Dean

Belhaven University proudly announces the appointment of Dr. Bobbie Loveless as the Dean of the School of Nursing.

Chorale and Concert Choir to Present “I Still Believe” 

Join us on Monday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall for a poignant evening of remembrance and resilience as The...

Concert to Highlight Semester’s Top Musical Performances

The Belhaven Music Department will showcase some of the top student performances of the semester and present music awards to several music majors.

New Art on Display for 2024 Student Exhibition

The 2024 Annual Student Art and Design Exhibition is the centerpiece of the year for Belhaven's Visual Art Department, and it showcases...

Belhaven University to Celebrate Graduating Class of 2024

Belhaven University’s 2024 Spring Commencement is April 27, 9:30 a.m. at the Mississippi Coliseum. All traditional, adult, graduate, and...

New Choreography Takes Center Stage at 2024 Spring Dance Concert

Belhaven University's 2024 Spring Dance Concert will feature new choreography by dance faculty and guest artists.

Belhaven University Earns Top 2024-2025 Military Friendly School Award

Belhaven University announced today that it has earned the 2024-2025 Military Friendly® School designation for its long history of...

Message for Birmingham Southern Students Seeking to Transfer

We are praying for you in this challenging time and want to be of assistance to you as you determine your next college decision.

Belhaven’s Student Musicians to Showcase New Compositions  

The Belhaven Composers Forum will be premiering their new music along with structured improvisation on Friday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center...

Belhaven University to Welcome Transfer Students to Orientation Day

Belhaven University will welcome new transfer students during its upcoming Transfer Orientation Day on May 17, 2024.

Theatre Department Hosts an Exciting Medley of Broadway Hits

Mark your calendars and prepare to be swept away by the magic of Broadway as Belhaven University's Theatre Department presents “A Night...

Belhaven University Launches New Master's Degree in Counseling

Belhaven University is proud to announce the launch of its newest graduate program, the Master of Arts in Counseling.

Student Musicians to Bring Wind Ensemble Concert to Belhaven

Students from Belhaven’s Music Department will be performing in the Wind Ensemble Concert on Tuesday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for...

Student Musicians Take the Stage for Strings and Orchestra Showcase

On March 22, Belhaven’s Symphonic Orchestra, string soloists, and chamber ensemble will grace the stage for an evening filled with musical...

Guest Artist Amelia Key to Feature New Art and Host Masterclass

The work of artist and Belhaven alumna Amelia Key will be on display March 23 – April 6.

Belhaven University Students Excel at Mississippi Honors Conference

Students from Belhaven University's Honors Program recently showcased their academic prowess at the Mississippi Honors Conference, held at...

School of Nursing Reduces Cost and Time of RN to BSN Program

Belhaven’s School of Nursing announced a major change that will make its RN to BSN program the most affordable and fastest in the state.

Belhaven University to Host National Dance Conference

Belhaven University is hosting the 2024 American College Dance Association (ACDA) South Conference, which will bring together 285 dance students...

Vocal Arts Concert to Feature Songs of Shakespeare 

Belhaven’s Vocal Arts Ensemble will present Songs of Shakespeare, on Thursday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall.

Belhaven Seniors Present Original Dance Concert  

Senior dance majors from Belhaven University will captivate audiences with an evening of innovative choreography and performances.

Belhaven University Co-Hosted Major Chemical Society Conference

Belhaven University co-hosted the 53rd American Chemical Society Southeast Undergraduate Research Conference (SURC 2024).

Spring Discover Day 2024 to Welcome High School Students

Belhaven University’s Spring Discover Day is March 8, and high school students will get an inside look into college life at Belhaven.

Belhaven University Earns Top Rankings in U.S. News 2024 Best Online Programs

Belhaven University has earned award-winning rankings in two categories for the U.S. News & World Report 2024 Best Online Programs.

Theatre Department Brings “The Importance of Being Earnest” to Belhaven

Belhaven University's Theatre Department announced the upcoming theatre production, “The Importance of Being Earnest” by Oscar Wilde.

Belhaven University Launches High-Demand Data Science Degree

Belhaven University is excited to launch the Master of Science in Data Science(MSDS) degree program, with classes set to begin April 29, 2024.

Senior Art Exhibition Coming to Bitsy Irby Visual Arts Gallery

The works of visual art and design majors Daja’hnai Hall, Ollie Porter, Lillyunna Robinson, Tyler McGee, and David Turner will be featured at...

Belhaven University to Host Annual Career and Internship Fair

Belhaven University will welcome employers and post graduate educators for the annual Belhaven University Career and Internship Fair, happening...

Mississippi Humanities Council Honors Belhaven Faculty with 2024 Award

The Mississippi Humanities Council (MHC) awarded Dr. Elissa Sartwell, Belhaven’s Chair and Professor of Theatre, the prestigious 2024...

Dance Ministry Ensemble to Bring New Performance in Spring

Belhaven University’s 2024 Dance Ministry Ensemble Concert will feature The Dance Ministry Ensemble and members of DOXA. 

Belhaven University Names Prestigious 2024 Angie Thomas Scholarship Winner

Maya McFadden is the winner of Belhaven University’s 2024 Angie Thomas Writers Scholarship.

Theatre Department to Feature “The Marriage Proposal” by Chekhov

Belhaven University's Theatre Department announced the upcoming theatre production “The Marriage Proposal” by Anton Chekhov.

Spring Discover Day to Highlight the Arts at Belhaven University

Belhaven University’s School of the Arts will host Arts Discover Day on Friday, February 9.

Belhaven Athletics Announces CJ Nightingale as Head Football Coach

Belhaven Athletics is excited to welcome CJ Nightingale as the eighth Head Football Coach in Blazers' history as announced by Vice...

Belhaven University Opens Innovation Incubator and Partners with Valtep AI

Belhaven University has partnered with education technology company Valtep AI and in conjunction, opened an innovation incubator on campus.

Welcome Week Marks Beginning of New Semester at Belhaven University

Belhaven University's Spring Welcome Week 2024 is January 5-12 and will mark the beginning of a new semester with a week of exciting events.

Colleges of Distinction Honored Belhaven Academic Programs for Quality

Colleges of Distinction awarded top honors to Belhaven University’s School of Nursing, School of Business, and School of Education for their...

Mississippi Arts Commission Awards Grant to Visual Art Professor

The Mississippi Arts Commission’s (MAC) Artist Fellowship awarded Jacob Rowan, assistant professor of art in Belhaven University's Art...

University to Honor Graduating Class of 2023

Two commencement ceremonies will honor Belhaven University graduates on Saturday, December 9 at Thalia Mara Hall.

School of Education Achieves National Accreditation from CAEP

The Belhaven University School of Education has achieved Accreditation from the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP),...

Concert to Feature Top Music from the Semester

The Belhaven Music Department will showcase some of the most outstanding student performances of the semester during the Best of Belhaven concert...

2023 Fall Dance Concert to Showcase Exciting New Choreography

Belhaven University's Fall Dance Concert 2023 will showcase new choreography and include works from both dance faculty and guest artists.

Belhaven University’s 91st Singing Christmas Tree Coming in December

The oldest singing Christmas tree tradition in the United States began at Belhaven University, and this year will mark the 91st performance of...

Belhaven Choirs to Present Concert, “Psalms, Canticles, and Lamentations”

Belhaven's Chorale and Concert Choir are collaborating for a choral music concert titled “Psalms, Canticles, and Lamentations” on...

Belhaven’s Symphony Orchestra to Perform Exciting Classics

Belhaven's finest classical musicians will take the stage for a masterful orchestra concert on Friday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center...

Interactive Student Composers Concert to Feature New Music

The interactive Student Composers Concert is November 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Center for the Arts Concert Hall.

Emerging Choreographers Concert 2023 Happening This Week

DOXA’s Emerging Choreographers Concert 2023 is October 27-28 and will feature two nights of creative choreography and performances from...

Theatre Department to Present Play Inspired by 1997 "Cinderella"

The Belhaven Theatre Department will present “Cinderella,” inspired by the acclaimed 1997 teleplay by Richard Rodgers and Oscar...

Fall Discover Day to Spotlight the Arts at Belhaven University

Belhaven University’s School of the Arts will host Arts Discover Day on Friday, November 17.

Mississippi Arts Commission Awards Grant to Film Production Chair

The Mississippi Arts Commission’s (MAC) Artist Fellowship awarded Rick Negron, chair of Belhaven University's Film Production...

National Awards Highlight Belhaven's Academic Excellence in Higher Ed.

Colleges of Distinction, a national guide for college-bound students, awarded Belhaven University three major awards for its commitment to higher...

Program to Award Scholarships for Visiting Belhaven University

Belhaven University is offering a $1,000 scholarship for students who visit campus. The Be Our Guest program is for both high school and transfer...

New “ArtWORK” Exhibit to Highlight Art and Design Professors

Professors from Belhaven’s Art and Design Department will showcase their mastery of art in the upcoming exhibition, “ArtWORK.”

Dance Professor Named Adjudicator for Hong Kong Ballet Competition

Professor of Dance and Director of Ballet Ravenna Wagnon served as an adjudicator for the Hong Kong Ballet Group Stars Award on September 6-11.

Mississippi Dancers Unite for Community Dance Concert at Belhaven

The Community Dance Concert, September 30 at 7 p.m., is a special one-night performance for both students and the community to experience the...

Discover Day for High School Students Scheduled for Fall Semester

Belhaven University will host a fall Discover Day on Friday, October 20. Designed for high school students, participants will get an inside look...

Homecoming and Family Weekend 2023 Scheduled for October 20-22

Alumni, students, parents, and families will share memories, build new traditions, enjoy special events, and reunite during Belhaven’s...

Belhaven Needs Singers for the 91st Singing Christmas Tree

Belhaven University is sending an open invitation to join students, staff, faculty, and alumni on the 91st Belhaven Singing Christmas Tree,...

Belhaven University Announces 2023 Alumni Award Winners

Belhaven University has announced its 2023 Alumni Award winners. The University will honor this year’s recipients during the Alumni Awards...

Belhaven University Opens Its New Five-Story Parking Garage

A $12 million parking garage was just completed on the Belhaven University campus.

Theatre Department Now Showing "A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur"

Belhaven University's Theatre Department announced the upcoming production of "A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur" by Tennessee Williams.

Annual 24-Hour Theatre Event to Feature Original Works

Belhaven’s 24-Hour Theatre Event is this Saturday, August 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Blackbox Theatre.

Belhaven University to Award Angie Thomas Scholarships to Hopeful Writers

In honor of well-known author and alum Angie Thomas ’11, Belhaven University is helping aspiring writers in a major way.

Phi Theta Kappa Awards Belhaven 2023 Transfer Honor Roll

For a fifth consecutive year, Phi Theta Kappa Honor (PTK) Society has nationally recognized Belhaven University for its commitment to transfer...

Team of Alumni and Students Contribute to Major Motion Picture

Belhaven University students and alumni were involved in making a major motion picture being filmed in Jackson, Mississippi.

Belhaven University Shares Close Connections with USA IBC

Faculty, students, and alumni from Belhaven University’s Dance Department all had major roles in the 12th USA International Ballet...

Welcome Week 2023 to Launch New Semester at Belhaven University

Belhaven's Welcome Week 2023 is August 17-26. A week of exciting events will mark the beginning of the semester for new and returning students.

Belhaven University to Host Second Orientation for New Students

On July 7, Belhaven University will host another orientation for new transfer and freshmen students who missed the previous event.

2023 Summer Events Happening at Belhaven University

Summer is here, and there are many activities happening on Belhaven University’s campus throughout the busy months of May – August of...

Belhaven University’s School of Business Earns Reaccreditation by IACBE

The Board of Commissioners of the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) announced that Belhaven University’s...

Belhaven Names 2023 Elizabeth Spencer Award Recipients

Faculty from Belhaven University’s English and Creative Writing Departments honored four students excelling in the written arts.

Summer Orientation to Prepare New Students for Freshmen Year

Belhaven University’s New Student Orientation is June 8-9. These two days are designed to prepare incoming freshmen for their first year.

Belhaven University Surprises Student with Full-Ride Scholarship for Creative Writing

Best-selling author Angie Thomas and Belhaven University surprised an unsuspecting high school senior with a full-ride scholarship for creative...

Belhaven to Welcome Transfer Students to Orientation Day

New transfer students will prepare for their first semester during Belhaven Transfer Orientation Day on May 19.

Greater Jackson Chamber and Belhaven University Announce Collaboration

The Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership (GJCP) and Belhaven University announced a new cooperative that will provide an enrollment scholarship to...

Free Concert and Awards to Feature Best of Belhaven

The Belhaven Music Department will showcase some of the top student performances of the semester and present music awards to several music majors.

Woolwine to Represent All Mississippi Students on Healthcare Board

Mississippi American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) selected health administration major and Brandon, Miss. native Ms. Brett Woolwine to...

Belhaven Vocal Concert to Celebrate Easter Day

Belhaven Vocal Chamber Ensemble will host the special concert, "Let Every Morn Be Easter Day!"

Belhaven Choir and Band To Bring Concert to University

A special outdoor concert is coming to the University. The Belhaven Chorale and Wind Ensemble will present “Songs for a Spring...

Belhaven University Ranked Top school for Online Master in Business

Belhaven University earned top honors as one of the best schools for online learning at the master level.

Belhaven University to Celebrate Graduating Class of 2023

Belhaven University 2023 Spring Commencement is April 29, 9:30 a.m. at the Mississippi Coliseum.

Several Guest Artists Join Dance Department for Spring Concert

Belhaven University 2023 Spring Dance Concert will feature choreography by guest artists and dance faculty.

Composers Concert to Feature New Music from Students and Alumni

The interactive Student Composers Concert XXVIII is Tuesday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m. at the Center for the Arts Instrumental Rehearsal Hall.

Two Theatre Majors Make Directing Debut for Upcoming Plays

Senior theatre majors Lamana Stringfellow and Aleksandra Erives will make their directing debuts with two one-act plays

Music Department to Present Strings and Orchestra Concert

Belhaven finest classical musicians will take the stage for a masterful orchestra concert on Friday, March 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the...