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Agora 2021

Read Agora 2021! Not on campus to pick up a copy of Agora 2021? No problem! You can peruse our digital copy below. You can learn more about Agora by clicking here.

Farewell to Dr. Hren

In the words of Belmont Abbey College's Dean of the Honors College, Dr. Joseph Wysocki: Dr. Joshua Hren will be joining the faculty of a Catholic MFA program at the University of St. Thomas in

The Abbey Attic: Episode 5

This episode of the Abbey Attic features an antique cameo necklace that has been passed down through Abbey staff member Kimberly Stallings’ family. Christie explains a bit of the piece’s history and shares some information

The Abbey Attic: Episode 3

Calling all sports fans: this is the Abbey Attic episode for you! Abbey Alumnus Brendan Reilly ’91 shares his collection of sports memorabilia with us via Zoom. Brendan’s years as a golf professional have brought

10th Annual NCICU Ethics Bowl

The Belmont Abbey College Debate Team participated in the 10th Annual NCICU Ethics Bowl February 20th, focusing on compassionate decision-making in the context of a pandemic. Our students represented Belmont Abbey as a panel, weighing

Episode 1 of Abbey Attic

Check out our first episode of The Abbey Attic! In this episode, our host, Christine Graziano Downing '90, will meet long-time Belmont resident, Bob. He has been a collector for many years, with a particular

Sol Eichner, Concert Pianist

Sol Eichner, concert pianist, to perform on Arts at the Abbey January 25th Arts at the Abbey enters 2021 with a program featuring romantic piano music and jazz-influenced compositions. Entitled a “Rachmaninoff Sandwich”,

BAC in CLT’s Top Ten

Belmont Abbey College was listed in the top ten schools for the Classic Learning Test! The CLT (Classical Learning Test) is an alternative college entry exam accepted by the Abbey. It can by

Democracy in America

Join us for the Honors College Seminar Series: Philosophy and Public Opinion as Dr. Joseph Wysocki, Dean of the Honors College, discusses American "Truth" in Tocqueville's Democracy in America on Tuesday, October 6th, from

St. Joseph College Seminary

In 2018, construction for the St. Joseph College Seminary began. And on Tuesday, September 15th, the Seminary had its official opening! Read more at the Charlotte Observer. Or visit the St. Joseph College Seminary

Constitution Day

Constitution Day Dr. Joseph Wysocki, Director of the Honors College, was featured on the CLT Journal addressing the topic, Why Constitution Day Matters. Click here to read the full article, Why Constitution Day Matters. This

Agora Online

Read Agora 2020! Not on campus to pick up a copy of Agora 2020? No problem! You can peruse our digital copy below. You can learn more about Agora by clicking here.

Agora 2020

Read Agora 2020! Pick up your copy of Agora 2020 on Tuesday, August 18th! Copies of the publication can be found on the first floors of St. Leo's and the Science building as

Alumna, Melody Braddy ’90

Assistant City Manager Appointed to State Employees’ Retirement System Board of Trustees Assistant City Manager Melody Braddy has been appointed by Governor Roy Cooper to the North Carolina Local Governmental Employees’ Retirement System (LEGRS)

Visit the Catholic Shoppe!

The Catholic Shoppe is Open! The Catholic Shoppe is now open for normal business hours, Monday through Saturday from 10am to 4pm. They are observing all recommended all social distancing guidelines and restricting the number

Named College of Distinction

Belmont Abbey College has been recognized for its honorable commitment to engaged, experiential education by Colleges of Distinction, which is celebrating its 20-year anniversary as a one-of-a-kind guide for college-bound students. Colleges of Distinction boasts

Creative Writing Workshop

Dr. Joseph Pizza is conducting virtual Creative Writing Workshops. These workshops are open to our entire Belmont Abbey College community. This is an opportunity to share and discuss creative writing projects. The goal is

Founder’s Day 2020

Abbot Placid Solari, O.S.B. offers a special message to our alumni, parents, friends, faculty, staff, students, and benefactors as part of the 144th anniversary of Belmont Abbey College’s founding on April 21, 1876.

God’s Blessing

Marvellous, a sophomore at Belmont Abbey College, has been volunteering with Operation Christmas Child's shoebox program for the past year. When he is not in class or running at a track meet, he is

King Arthur

One of our campus community was so moved by Fr. Arthur's life and service to our college he was inspired with a song in honor of our beloved "King Arthur." Our college community and

25th Best Business School

Belmont Abbey College was ranked the 25th best business school by Study.com. After evaluating hundreds of schools, Belmont Abbey College was selected based on academic and career resources for business students, the quality of

Fr. Arthur Obituary

Father Arthur J. Pendleton, O.S.B passed over to the Lord on Friday evening, February 21, at Belmont Abbey, in the 60th year of his monastic profession and the 56th year of his priesthood. He

March for Life 2020

On January 23-24, over 100 students, faculty, and staff members traveled to Washington D.C. to participate in March for Life 2020.  These members of our community joined tens of thousands like-minded individuals, standing for

Sir Roger Scruton

Photo Credit: Roger Scruton © Francesco Guidicini/The Sunday Times Sir Roger Scruton, the British philosopher and writer, has died at age 75. We will not see his like again. But see him we

Commitment to Science

The National Catholic Register recognized Belmont Abbey College as a faithful Catholic college committed to the true study of science. The article lists The Abbey alongside other Catholic colleges, noting our upcoming addition of

Learn. Seek. Thrive.

Belmont Abbey College Launches New Brand and Online Campaign Attempting to define our college with a simple phrase and theme is inherently challenging. The hope being that where we

Ed Antosek ’68

The Abbey Family Says Goodbye to Alumni & Friend Ed Antosek '68 On Friday, November 9, the Abbey said goodbye to a beloved alumnus, scholar, patriot, brother, and friend. A man who dedicated his

Abbey News Live Episode 1

Introducing our first Abbey News Live episode. See inside life at the Abbey, get to know your friends, find great things to do, and learn about Belmont Abbey College. Available on our website, Instagram and

Academic Awards Banquet

Congratulations to all those who were awarded! #AbbeyExcellence Accounting:     Kyle Fitzsimmons – Outstanding Student in the Department of Accounting    Laurie Maultsby  -

Employee Awards Luncheon 2018

Thank you for 2017-2018 Employees gathered today, April 30, to reflect back on another great academic year and for recognition on their great accomplishments. Dr. Bill Thierfelder and Abbot Placid graciously thanked all employees for

BVC Returns!

Our Benedictine Volunteers Erin Kunkel, Brianna Mosby, Andrew Vickers, and David Radoszewski have returned! We're so excited to welcome them back to America and their Abbey Home! Thanks for sharing your wonderful

CCCP 2018

Over a hundred psychology students from five local colleges discussed research, asked questions of a panel of successful alumni, and listened to a keynote lecture on The Science of Success (and Failure) at the 27th annual

Throwback 10.26.17 Ed.

New at the Abbey… Teaching Kitchen (Photos courtesy of the Dining Hall) Agora's Poetry, Song, and Story Night (Photos courtesy of Agora)

Give to the Abbey

The next generation of Crusaders needs you! Help us keep the mission of our college on track. Give to the Abbey and you could make the dream of a Belmont Abbey College education a reality.

Fr. Kirby Receives Two ACP Awards

The Association of Catholic Publishers (ACP) recently announced the winners of the 2017 Excellence in Publishing Awards, which recognize the best in Catholic publishing. Among the winners were three Saint Benedict Press/TAN Books titles: The Lion of Münster: The Bishop

Employee Recognition 2017

Dr. Julia Beeman Receives Spirit of St. Benedict Award The Belmont Abbey College community gathered today for our annual Employee Recognition Banquet. The luncheon, which featured crab cakes, chicken and a cheesecake dessert, recognized

Throwback 5.11.17

New at the Abbey… Dr. Joseph Wysocki Wins 2016-2017 Adrian Award for Teaching Excellence Dr. David Williams and Belmont Abbey College would like to congratulate Dr. Joseph Wysocki, the winner

The Myth of Conflict

Barr Begins His Presentation Stephen Barr: “Recent discoveries point toward God” Stephen Barr, University of Delaware physics professor and president of the Society of Catholic Scientists gave an intriguing lecture for the

Throwback 3.2.17

New at the Abbey… A different kind of perfect match Kassie & Jordan Photo credit: Kassie Easter Belmont Abbey College is overjoyed to announce the successful bone marrow drive sponsored by

Septima Clark Signature

In honor of Black History Month, Professor Emeritus Dr. Frank Murray donated this signature of Septima Clark, to Belmont Abbey College Library. Clark was called "The Mother of the Civil Rights Movement" by Dr. Martin

Abbey Throwback 2.16 Ed.

News at the Abbey… The March For Life 2017 Abbey Players Open Another Curtain: The Woman In Black Running for over 26 years in London’s West End, the late

2017 Motorsport Symposium

Abbey Students Meet Leaders in Motorsports Motorsport’s storied past met its future drivers at Belmont Abbey College’s inaugural Motorsport Symposium on campus Tuesday morning. From Tony Stewart agreeing to his first professional Indy racing deal