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August 2007


Hildegard Stanley Music Center opens for first day of class at BPC

MOUNT VERNON—The new Hildegard Stanley Music Center opened its doors to the first day of classes on Brewton-Parker College’s Mount Vernon campus Monday, Aug. 27. The $1.1 million music center’s construction was completed over the summer.


Fall Orientation brings new students, parents to BPC

147 freshmen moved in to main campus residence halls Wednesday

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College held Fall Orientation 2007 for more than 145 new students on the Mount Vernon campus last week, according to Dr. Cindy L. Skaruppa, vice president for enrollment services.


'Young' men’s soccer team to take the field for BPC in 2007

MOUNT VERNON—With three seniors and one junior returning for the 2007 season, head coach Bill Glass is quick to acknowledge this year’s edition of the Brewton-Parker College men’s soccer team will be young. 


Leadership is key to success for BPC women’s soccer in 2007

MOUNT VERNON—The Brewton-Parker College women’s soccer team will be looking to a senior and a group of junior players to provide the leadership needed for a successful 2007 season.

Getting to know: Dr. Sandra Jenkins

Fall Concerts and Recital Schedule for BPC’s Music Division

The American Boychoir highlights the college’s fall performance schedule

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Music will host a number of prestigious concerts and recitals during the Fall 2007 semester.


Student RD/RAs are ready for students to return to campus

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Office of Student Affairs has been busy this month getting ready for students to return to campus. The latest on their list of “To-Dos” has been to train each residence hall’s student RAs (Resident Assistant) and RDs (Resident Director).


New BPC men’s soccer recruits join team for fall practice

MOUNT VERNON—The Brewton-Parker College men’s soccer team welcomed seven new recruits to campus August 5 to begin preparations for the 2007 season.


Call for instrumentalists for BPC Community Wind Ensemble

MOUNT VERNON—The conductor of Brewton-Parker College’s prestigious Community Wind Ensemble is seeking new members among the community’s instrumentalists.

Getting to know: Janie Lore

Alpha Omega Fall 2007 Kick-off Worship service Aug. 30

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Alpha Omega Campus Ministries will have a Fall 2007 Kick-off worship service Thursday, Aug. 30 at 9 p.m. across the street from the Mount Vernon campus at the Briscoe Center.


BPC employees celebrate the start of fall semester with annual banquet

MOUNT VERNON—The beginning of Brewton-Parker College’s new academic year was heralded with a celebration for the college’s dedicated administration, faculty and staff on the Mount Vernon campus Aug. 16, hosted by the campus’ dining service...


ASJ Lecture Series returns with fall lecture Sept. 17

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College will host Dr. Steven D. Ealy, senior fellow at Liberty Fund, Monday, September 17 at 7 p.m. in Saliba Chapel. Dr. Ealy’s presentation is the fall lecture in the biennial Albert Sidney Johnson Lecture Series, ...

Getting to know: Jessica Ryals
Getting to know: Sadia Ajohda

BPC campus minister helps plant churches in Iceland

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s campus minister, Glenn Wallace, and former Admissions Counselor and BPC alumnus, Jeremy Curtis, were members of a mission team from First Baptist Church of Lyons and First Baptist Church of Vidalia...


New BPC women’s soccer recruits join team for fall practice

MOUNT VERNON—The Brewton-Parker College women’s soccer team welcomed seven new recruits to campus August 5 to begin preparations for the 2007 season.


Shari Rusch to give special presentation on learning disabilities

MOUNT VERNON–Nationally-respected speaker and author on children with special needs and development issues, Shari Rusch Furnstahl, M.Ed., will present an hour-long program Tuesday, Sept. 11 on Brewton-Parker College’s main campus.

Getting to know: Amy Beckum
Getting to know: Taylor Hereford

August news from BPC’s SGA

MOUNT VERNON–The 2007-2008 BPC school term is just around the corner, which also means the Student Government Association (SGA) will soon convene to begin making plans for the new year.


Orientation, New Student Registration still open at BPC

MOUNT VERNON–It’s not too late to register for classes at Brewton-Parker College. The main campus in Mount Vernon will be hosting a New Student Registration day Friday, August 17 beginning in the Phillips Student Center at 9 a.m.


'Under the Arch' – Another way to get to know BPC

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College is excited to announce the addition of a radio segment that will serve to increase awareness of the latest news and events happening on the Mount Vernon campus.


Folklore class to feature interview techniques, ghost stories

MOUNT VERNON–One of the classes being taught at Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon this fall will include a creative writing course in recounting folktales and ghost stories, said Dr. Thom Brucie, assistant professor of creative writing ...

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Updated on: April 15, 2010 8:26 PM