Articles from the year

Senior Dance Concert Showcase Culmination of Studies

Two nights of special concerts will highlight original and innovative choreography from senior dance students.

Senior Visual Art Exhibition Now on Display 2020

The 2020 Visual Arts Senior Student Exhibition is on display now till November 25, and features a variety of artwork from Belhaven Visual Art students

Belhaven Offers Four Big Promises for 2021

Belhaven University has introduced four big promises to smooth out the bumps on the road to college admission.

Virtual Discover Day To Highlight School of the Arts

Belhaven University School of the Arts will host a virtual Arts Discover Day on Friday, November 6, 2020.

Award Salutes Belhaven University Military Friendly Programs

Belhaven University was named a 2020-2021 Military Friendly School for its long history of supporting the U.S. Military in their pursuit of higher...

New Professors Join Belhaven University Faculty

Belhaven University has hired new professors. These top professors come from a variety of backgrounds and have a wealth of knowledge

Fall Dance Concert 2020 to Feature New Choreography

New choreography, with styles from classical and contemporary ballet to modern dance, will be showcased at Belhaven Fall Dance Concert 2020.

Belhaven University Announces Winner of Angie Thomas Writers Scholarship

"All I could do after the call was drop to my knees, cry, and thank God," was Imani Skipwith response when NYT best-selling author Angie...

Poet Adam Vines to Speak with Belhaven Students

Belhaven Creative Writing Department will host poet Adam Vines for a reading of his published works on Monday, March 16 at 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. in...

Belhaven Singing Christmas Tree Canceled Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Belhaven University has canceled this year performance of the Belhaven University Singing Christmas Tree.

Belhaven To Host Outdoor Concert to Honor Veterans

Belhaven Woodwind and Brass Ensembles will host a special outdoor concert at Belhaven Park to honor veterans on Veterans Day.

Belhaven to Feature Alum Art Exhibition

Belhaven Visual Art Department will host a special solo exhibition, featuring the work of Jacob Rowan 12.

Harvard Magazine Published Write-Up by Belhaven Professor

The Harvard Business Review (HBR) tapped the expertise of one of Belhaven School of Business professors and published an article written by Dr....

U.S. News and World Report Name Belhaven Best Value 2021

U.S. News and World Report awarded Belhaven University the prestigious title of 2021 Best Value for Regional Universities South.

Professor and Alumna Contribute to New Dancing Across Borders Book

Belhaven University Associate Professor of Dance Ravenna Tucker Wagnon, and dance alumna Lydia Mathis 19 are both featured contributors in a newly...

Alumna and Award-Winning Journalist Thriving as Host of News Show

Alumna Javanté Ingram 12 is an award-winning journalist who regularly interviews celebrities like Bill Bellamy, Monique, Bob Sagat, and Harry...

Alumna Gift-Giving Company Supports Cancer Patients

Gina Sibley is the founder and CEO of Just Dont Send Flowers. Her company provides an inspiring collection of items that encourage patients...

The Women of Lockerbie to Premiere at Belhaven

Belhaven University Theatre Department will present Deborah Breevoorts The Women of Lockerbie, February 13-15, 19-22 at the Blackbox Theatre.

Belhaven Releases Schedule for Digital Chapel 2020

Belhaven University 2020 Fall Chapel is now digital because of COVID-19 restrictions, but remains a spiritually-enriching hour that encourages a...

Nursing Class of 2020 Achieve 100% Pass Rate for Licensure

Belhaven University School of Nursing celebrated the accomplishments of its Bachelor of Science in Nursing Class of 2020.

High Schoolers Explore the Arts at Discover Day

Arts Discover Day on February 15, 2020 will host high school students who are interested in pursuing a Belhaven degree in the arts.

Belhaven University Named 2020-21 Christian College of Distinction

Belhaven University was honored for its commitment to Christian higher education and was recognized for the tenth consecutive year as a 2020-21...

Belhaven Hosts Virtual Discover Day for Transfer Students

In the midst of social distancing, Belhaven has created a way for potential transfer students to visit and experience the University without...

Belhaven University Launches Angie Thomas Writers Scholarship

Belhaven University announced the new Angie Thomas Writers Scholarship program, designed to help young aspiring writers.

Belhaven Announces Arts Events for 2020 Spring Semester

The arts are thriving at Belhaven University, and this semester will feature some of the best productions, concerts, and exhibitions.

Belhaven To Host Virtual Commencement for December Graduates

Belhaven University will host a virtual commencement ceremony to celebrate its December 2020 graduates.

Belhaven Theatre Department Releases Fall Lineup

The Belhaven Theatre Department will present several performances this semester in spite of the challenges of COVID-19.

Belhaven Announces Chapel Speakers for Spring 2020

Belhaven University 2020 Spring Chapel will bring together the entire campus in a spiritually-enriching hour that encourages a collective...

Belhaven Announces Plan to Open Campus to Prospective Students

Belhaven University is announcing plans for prospective students, student-athletes, adults, and graduate students to visit their respective campus...

Belhaven Marks New Academic Year with 2020 Service of Dedication

University faculty and staff celebrated the beginning of a new academic year during the Belhaven University 2020 Service of Dedication.

Belhaven Announces Temporary Testing Waivers for Advanced Education Degrees

Belhaven University is temporarily waiving some testing requirements for its advanced education degrees for summer and fall 2020 admission.

U.S. News Awards Belhaven 2021 Social Mobility Award

U.S. News & World Report has named Belhaven University a Top Performer on Social Mobility 2021

Belhaven University to Release Features from Tartan 2020 Magazine

Belhaven University Tartan Magazine will be released in vignettes throughout the year. The first story from the Tartan 2020 issue highlights Laura...

Belhaven Announces New MPA with Finance Concentration

Belhaven University is now offering the Master of Public Administration (MPA) with Finance Concentration for students who want careers in public...

Education Professor Appointed as MPE University Director

Dr. Tracey Gregory has been nominated and invited to become a member of two distinct professional associations.

School of Business Offers MBA with Project Management Concentration

Belhaven University Online is now offering an MBA with a Project Management Concentration for students who want to advance in their business careers.

School of the Arts Releases Fall 2020 Arts Ablaze Events

Belhaven School of the Arts has announced its Fall 2020 Arts Ablaze events. This semester of Arts Ablaze will feature some of the best productions,...

Athletic Department to Host Golf Scramble Fundraiser

The Belhaven Athletic Department will host the Team Green Golf Scramble, May 5, 2020 at the Annandale Golf Course in Madison, Miss.

Nominations for 2020 Alumni Awards Now Open

Belhaven University is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Belhaven Alumni Awards.

Belhaven Launches New Leadership and Coaching Degree

Students who want to pursue a career in coaching, high school and college athletics, sports franchises and business management can now earn a...

Belhaven University Postpones December 2020 Graduation

Continuing COVID-19 restrictions require us to postpone plans for our scheduled December 12, 2020 commencement programs that were to be held in...

School of the Arts To Showcase Collaborate Arts Concert

Belhaven University School of the Arts will present the 2020 Collaborative Arts Concert November 20-21, 7 p.m. in the Bitsy Irby Visual Arts and...

School of Education Honored for Academic Excellence

Colleges of Distinction (COD) has awarded top honors to Belhaven University School of Education for its quality programs and focus on student success.

Belhaven Chorale and Worship Choir to Perform Psalms

Belhaven Fall Choral Concert is November 23 and will showcase music from Belhaven Worship Choir and Chorale.

Global Silicon Valley and Belhaven University Partner for Entrepreneurial GSV MBA

Today, Global Silicon Valley (GSV) and Belhaven University announced their new partnership to offer the Online Master of Business Administration...

U.S. News Awards Belhaven Top Honors for Best Regional University 2020

U.S. News & World Report released their 2020 Best Colleges list and awarded Belhaven University a top ranking for best regional university in...

Student Awarded Gilman-McCain Scholarship for Study Abroad

The U.S. Department of State has awarded the Gilman-McCain Scholarship to Cassidy Ainsworth, a senior international studies major. The scholarship...

Belhaven Offers Leadership Degree for IT Professionals

Belhaven University is giving information technology experts a degree to move into leadership with the new Master of Science in Information...

Nursing Seniors Join the Fight to Stop COVID-19

During the COVID-19 pandemic, senior nursing students from Belhaven University are taking action to serve their campus and community.

Belhaven School of Business Honored for Program

Colleges of Distinction (COD) has awarded top honors to Belhaven University School of Business for its multidisciplinary programs and practical...

Belhaven Virtual Freshmen and Transfer Orientation Scheduled for June

This year Belhaven University New Student Orientation will be completely virtual during the week of June 15-19.

Belhaven Top Graphic Designers to Display Best Work

The Graphic Design Department will host a new exhibit called “Spectrum,” featuring the work of student designers.

Registration for Summer and Fall 2020 is Now Open

All Belhaven University students can now register and plan their 2020 Summer and Fall Semester.

Belhaven University Postpones Commencement for Spring 2020 Graduates

Plans for Belhaven University postponed May 2020 Commencement have changed due to COVID-19.

Biology Professor Challenges Theory of Evolution with New Book

Belhaven Biology Chair Dr. Robert Waltzer and four leading scientist co-authored a book that presents new evidence for Intelligent Design.

Belhaven Launches Campaign to Support First Responders

Belhaven University is announcing its new First Responder Scholarship to help reduce tuition for first responders, as well as a NO COST opportunity...

Ten Belhaven Visual Artists Selected for New Art Exhibition

Ten artists from Belhaven Visual Art Department were featured in the special exhibition "Alchemy."

Business and Arts Majors Prepare for Careers at Special Event

Students are invited to Belhaven Career Bootcamp: Business and Arts on Thursday, February 13 in the Dr. Billy Kim International Center

Belhaven Named 2020-21 College of Distinction for Eleventh Year

Belhaven University is one of only two universities in Mississippi that earned the title 2020-2021 College of Distinction.

Belhaven Student Earns Nationally Recognized PR Credential

Belhaven University student Sophia Bauer has become the first Belhaven student to earn the prestigious Certificate in Principles of Public Relations

Top Honors Awarded to School of Nursing

Colleges of Distinction (COD) has awarded top honors to Belhaven University School of Nursing for its quality programs and focus on student success.

Virtual Discover Day to Host High School and Transfer Students

Belhaven will host two Virtual Discover Days for interested students to visit and experience the University without setting a foot on campus.

Belhaven Welcomes Students to Virtual Discover Day

In the midst of social distancing, Belhaven has created a way for high school students to visit and experience the University without setting a...

Junior Day to Prepare High School Students for College

Belhaven University Junior Day, happening on Friday, April 17, is a day of focus for only juniors and their parents.

Music Department Opens New Worship Choir to All Students

The Belhaven University Music Department is introducing a new choir that will be open to all students.

Belhaven University Board of Trustees Elects Three New Members

The Belhaven University Board of Trustees has elected new members Rev. Scott Castleman, Tray Hairston, and J. Wilbourn Vise.

2020 News

Belhaven University Welcomes New Theatre Professor

Accomplished stage and lighting designer Jake Yenish will join the Belhaven University Theatre Department this fall.

Ahoy! The Pirates of Penzance is Coming to Belhaven

The Pirates of Penzance will premiere at Belhaven Theatre Department Blackbox Theatre on April 2 till April 18.

Faculty and Student Honored with 2020 HEADWAE Award

Each year the Mississippi Association of Colleges honors faculty and students who make outstanding contributions to higher education with the...

New Degree to Prepare Students for Growing Digital Media Careers

Belhaven University is now offering a degree in the fast-growing field of digital media.

Belhaven Announces Registration and Advising for 2021 Spring Semester

Traditional-campus seniors and adult, graduate, and online students can register early this week to plan their 2021 Spring Semester at Belhaven...

Belhaven University is One of the First to Offer New Tradigital Degree

Belhaven University academic offerings continue to grow with the new Bachelor of Arts in Tradigital Studies.

Belhaven Bolsters College Experience with Free Master Degrees

Belhaven University will be the first and only university in America giving its traditional students full-tuition scholarships for any of its...

Belhaven Symphony Orchestra to Perform Tchaikovsky and More

The University finest classical musicians will take the stage for the 2020 Belhaven Symphony Orchestra Concert on November 20, 7:30 p.m. in the...

Senior Dance Students to Present Research Projects

Five seniors from Belhaven Dance Department will present an evening of scholarship, lecture demonstrations, and creative-process discussions from...

Student Composers to Perform New Music at Concert

Belhaven Student Composer Concert 2020 will be two special performance showcasing several arrangements of music from students earning a Bachelor of...

Belhaven to Host Prospective Student Athletes for Special Event

Belhaven University will host Green and Gold Night Lights on Thursday, October 15 at 7-8:30 p.m.

Dance Faculty and Guest Artists to Feature New Choreography

Belhaven Dance Ministry Ensemble and members of DOXA will present two nights of worship through dance, February 14-15.

Belhaven Shares Safety Guidelines for Upcoming Semester

As a new semester begins during the COVID-19 pandemic, officials at Belhaven University have outlined common practices to keep its students,...

Belhaven to Host Virtual Commencement for Class of 2020

Belhaven will host a virtual commencement ceremony this Saturday, May 9, and celebrate the University largest single one-day graduating class ever.

Belhaven University is Number One in Two National Rankings

Belhaven graduate theology program placed number one in two categories for OnlineU 2020 Most Affordable Colleges rankings.

Business, Education, and Nursing Programs Awarded Top Honors

Colleges of Distinction recognized Belhaven University School of Nursing, School of Business, and School of Education for their quality and...

Belhaven Announces New Student Orientation for January 2021

Belhaven University New Student Orientation and Welcome Week is scheduled for the week of January 8-16, 2021.

Belhaven Shares Nostalgia and Past Performances of Singing Christmas Tree

Since this year performance of the Belhaven University Singing Christmas Tree was canceled, the University is giving the community a chance to...

2020 Welcome Week To Launch New Academic Year

Belhaven 2020 Welcome Week is August 21 and will mark the beginning of the semester for new freshmen and transfer students

American Chemical Society Awards Student Chapter Top Award

Belhaven University student chapter of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is one of only two institutions in Mississippi to earn the highest honor...

Belhaven Dance Department to Host Discover Day and Auditions

The Belhaven University Dance Department will host Dance Discover Day 2020 on Friday, November 13.

Employers Ready to Hire at 2020 Career Fair

Belhaven will welcome employers and post graduate educators for the 2020 Belhaven Career Fair, happening February 27

University Hosts Spring Discover Days for Students

In the midst of social distancing, Belhaven has created a way for potential students to visit and experience the University without setting a foot...

Online Summer Classes Open to All Undergraduates

During the month of April, traditional students will be able to register for summer online courses that can be taken anywhere.

Belhaven Majors Fair to Showcase Academic Programs

Belhaven will host its annual Majors Fair on Thursday, October 8, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in front of the Student Center.

Discover Day Spring 2020 Welcomes High Schoolers

Belhaven University Discover Day is March 20, 2020, and high school students will get an inside look into college life at Belhaven.

Social Work Honor Society Inducts Nine New Members

Belhaven University chapter of Phi Alpha Social Work Honor Society inducted nine new members at a virtual ceremony on Monday, November 16, 2020.

Phi Theta Kappa Names Belhaven to 2020 Transfer Honor Roll

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

Virtual Discover Day to Host Interested Students on October 29

Belhaven will host a Virtual Discover Day for high school and transfer students to visit and experience the University without setting a foot on...

Belhaven Announces New Doctoral Program for Business Administration

Belhaven University has announced its second doctoral program, the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA).

Best of Belhaven Showcases Top Music Performances of 2020

The Belhaven Music Department will showcase some of the top student performances in one concert.