February 7, 2011: Belhaven Universitys Annual Student Mission Conference will be held February 22 & 24, 2011 and will feature Rev. Gary Jonhson as the keynote speaker for the event. Rev. Jonshon is a 1986 graduate from Belhaven University. In 1988, Johnson became a missionary and church planter with MTW in Sweden. In 1993, he became the "Director of International Student Affairs" at Belhaven for three years. During this time, he brought many international students and even athletes to the campus. He will be speaking at 11:00 am on both Tuesday and Thursday.
Belhaven 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.