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News - August 2006

08/04

BPC President travels to China for education conference

Dr. David Smith, president of Brewton-Parker College, was one of over one hundred representatives from forty-three American Christian liberal arts institutions invited to...
   
08/04

BPC hosts Liberty Campus Block Party
Being a community-minded institution, Brewton-Parker College had the opportunity to give back to the community recently and it was a special time for everyone involved...

   
08/04 BPC report accepted by SACS
The agency overseeing the accreditation status of Brewton-Parker College has approved a follow-up report recently submitted by...
   
08/04 Justin Dover named as NAIA All-American Honorable Mention
Senior Justin Dover of Cartersville, Georgia, has been selected as an Honorable Mention NAIA All-American...
   
08/04 Mount Vernon Garden Club contributes to BPC beautification
A recent $1,500 donation from the Mount Vernon Garden Club has helped Brewton-Parker College further enhance two visible parts of its main campus...
   
08/14 Former Enterprise editor joins BPC marketing staff
An award-winning local journalist has joined the Office of Marketing at Brewton-Parker College as the new...
   
08/15 Russian delegates visit BPC, work to bring cultural, educational exchange
Two Russian education exchange delegates attempted to bridge a social understanding between two cultures—Russia and the United States—last week at...
   
08/18 Public defender honors program returns to BPC
MOUNT VERNON—For the second year in a row, Brewton-Parker College will be the host site for the initial three-week training session of the...
   
08/18 Brewton-Parker College prepares for classes to start
Brewton-Parker College staff members help students and parents register for housing and health insurance during the final...
   
08/18 BPC capital campaign receives $50,000 grant
MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College received a $50,000 grant from an anonymous foundation July 25. The grant will help finance an addition to the...
   
08/21 Annual faculty/staff banquet ushers in new academic year
Faculty and staff were treated to a complimentary Fall Faculty and Staff Banquet, sponsored by ARAMARK, the college’s dining services provider...
   
08/21 BPC president reports encouraging outlook
Dr. David Smith, president of Brewton-Parker college, encouraged faculty and staff with “Five Fs,” faculty and their achievements, facility improvement, fundraising...
   
08/22 New lecture series starts at BPC Sept. 19
MOUNT VERNON—Education is a vital enterprise, and it is often a great challenge to link the past to the present. The creation of a new lecture series at...
   
08/23 Bruce stimulates discussion among BPC faculty, staff
Dr. Keith Bruce, coordinator of institutional ministries of the Baptist General Convention of Texas, based in Dallas, presented a thought-provoking...
   
08/23 New associate history professor is excited about BPC’s, area’s past
MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s newest associate professor of history, Mary A. Waalkes, plans to get to know...
   
8/25

A look back at BPC Orientation 2006

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Orientation 2006 for all freshmen and first-time students was filled with activities for both students and their parents...

   
08/28

Taking ‘baby’ home from first day of school

Two mules were spotted on Brewton-Parker College’s Mount Vernon campus Monday, Aug. 28 around 9:30 a.m., just in time for the college’s first day of classes...

   
08/29

Newlyweds join Brewton-Parker psychology faculty

MOUNT VERNON—Two Tius joined Brewton-Parker’s faculty over the summer. Newlyweds Julie and Rolando “Joe” Tiu Jr. were hired as psychology professors...

   
08/29

Barons’ men’s soccer drops two

MOUNT VERNON—Eight appears to be an unlucky number for the Brewton-Parker College men’s soccer team. The Barons fell 8-0 to Berry College Aug. 26 in Mt. Berry...
   
08/29

Barons’ women’s soccer team loses two matches

MOUNT VERNON—“There is no disgrace in being knocked down,” said Miles Lane, the noted boxing referee. “The only disgrace is in not getting back up.” 

   
08/30

BPC’s ‘Back-to-School Bash’ brings community, students together

MOUNT VERNON—Area businesses and churches welcomed Brewton-Parker students back to campus with a “Back-to-School Bash” last Tuesday afternoon in the...

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