Belhaven Named Among U.S. News’ “Best Colleges”
U.S. News and World Report has listed Belhaven among its Top Regional Colleges for the third consecitive year. Additionally, Belhaven has recently received serval additional accolades. Belhaven has been named as one of America’s Best 100 College Buys and one of America’s Best Christian Colleges.
Music Major Wins First Place in Voice Competition
Music major Jessica Ziegelbauer won first place in the Student Artists Category of the Voices of Mississippi Competition, hosted by the Mississippi Opera. Ziegelbauer is currently recording her debut album, Lovely, which will include seven original songs. Along with singing, songwriting and playing guitar, she also has a passion for musical theatre and has been seen on stage in Belhaven’s Godspell, Last Train to Nibroc, Into the Woods and Oklahoma!
Homecoming 2015 at Belhaven A Huge Success
Alumni, students, parents and families attended Homecoming Weekend 2015 on the campus of Belhaven University. Belhaven’s football squad brought home a victory over Warner University, and several alumni groups held reunions. Check out this video overviewing all of the activities from Homecoming!
Belhaven Professor Wins Mississippi Humanities Teacher Award
Dr. Randall Smith received the 2015 Mississippi Humanities Council Teacher Award. Dr. Smith recently presented his award lecture entitled “The Delta Blues: A Lesson in Suffering and Salvation.” Dr. Smith leads the Creative Writing Department. Belhaven is the only Christian university in the U.S. offering a Bachelor of Fine Arts in creative writing and one of only 26 undergraduate institutions offering such a degree.
Sports Administration Students Study Abroad in London
Students from the Sports Administration Department and School of Business traveled to London, England October 6 to study international sports culture and management. Students met with and learned from professional sports leaders at Wimbledon, Wembley Stadium, London Olympic Training Facilities, Kingston University, Cambridge University and visit NFL Europe offices.