September 6, 2011 (Jackson) - Another exciting year in the arts is underway, and the Arts Ablaze calendar is full of events to attend. Plays, dance and music concerts, poetry readings, gallery exhibits and more are happening at Belhaven for the 2011-2012 school-year. Don't miss the opportunity to celebrate the arts and experience what students are learning and applying in Belhaven's School of the Arts programs.

Whether it's visual arts, music, theater, dance, or creative writing; Belhaven competes at the highest level in the arts. Belhaven is one of only 30 institutions in the nation accredited in all four primary areas of the arts. It is also the only Christian liberal arts university in the country that offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Creative Writing.

Belhaven proudly stands among the select Christian colleges and universities that offer a unique general core curriculum encouraging the development of a personal worldview. The university believes a Christian worldview is a key to preparing men and women academically and spiritually to serve Christ Jesus in their careers, in human relationships, and in the world of ideas.

Founded in 1883, Belhaven University now serves over 3,000 students from campuses in Jackson, Memphis, Orlando, Houston, Chattanooga, Atlanta and online, offering traditional undergraduate degrees, graduate and adult degree programs, and online degree programs.