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Talk about tradition — Belhaven’s Singing Christmas Tree oldest in nation

November 20, 2013

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Here’s a trivia question: Where would one go to experience the oldest singing Christmas tree in the U.S.? Answer: Right here in Mississippi. Belhaven University’s Singing Christmas Tree began in 1933 and is the first and oldest outdoor singing Christmas tree event in the country. This year will mark the 81st anniversary of the tree. […]

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Belhaven University named “College of Distinction”

August 28, 2013

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JACKSON- For a fourth year, Belhaven University was honored as a College of Distinction for the 2013-2014 school year. The College of Distinction designation is given to select schools to honor their excellence in student-focused higher education. Belhaven University was found to excel in all four distinctions: engaged students, great teaching, vibrant communities and successful […]

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Belhaven offers new intercultural studies degree

June 5, 2013

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Belhaven University continues to reach across the world and into other cultures and now offers a Bachelor of Arts in Intercultural Studies. This new degree is a window of study into other cultures and how missions can impact the world for the good. As an intercultural studies major, students will learn subjects like anthropology, language […]

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Belhaven University to break ground on international center

April 22, 2013

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Belhaven University officials will break ground Friday, April 26 at 1:30 p.m. to celebrate the addition of a new international center. The Dr. Billy Kim International Center will be an 18,000 square foot facility located in the center of campus and is projected to cost $4 million. Dr. Roger Parrott, President of Belhaven University, said, […]

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