NASHVILLE, Jan. 10, 2013 – As a show of gratitude to its neighbors, Belmont University invites the community watch the men’s basketball team host Eastern Kentucky at 7 p.m. Jan. 17 for its fifth annual Community Day. Enjoy hotdogs, popcorn, drinks, a balloon artist and face painting. Meet Bruiser and Belmont cheerleaders.
Tickets are free and must be reserved in advance. To comply with NCAA regulations, all individuals and groups must make arrangements for tickets in advance online at www.belmont.edu/community or by calling the Curb Event Center Box Office at (615) 460-2255. Tickets must be picked up on Jan. 17 at the Community Day check-in table, located on the Belmont Boulevard side of the Curb Event Center.
This is the fifth year Belmont has welcomed the general public to campus for complementary dinner and basketball tickets.
Ranked No. 7 in the Regional Universities South category and named for the fifth consecutive year as one of the top “Up-and-Comer” universities byU.S. News & World Report, Belmont University consists of approximately 6,650 students who come from every state and 25 countries. Committed to being a leader among teaching universities, Belmont brings together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. The university’s purpose is to help students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world’s needs, a fact made evident in the University’s hometown, Nashville, where students served more than 60,000 hours of community service (valued at $450,000) during the last academic year. Belmont is also home to the World Cup champion Enactus team, a group of 42 student leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better, more sustainable world. With more than 80 areas of study, 23 master’s programs and five doctoral degrees, there is no limit to the ways Belmont University can expand an individual’s horizon. For more information, visit www.belmont.edu.