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February 2009


Division of Music presents Student Recital

Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Music hosted a Student Recital Feb. 13 in Gilder Recital Hall.


Senior basketball players honored

Brewton-Parker College’s men’s and women’s basketball programs honored nine seniors at the last home game of the 2009 season Feb. 14.

Brewton-Parker College will kick off its 2009 Alumni Weekend with a special fireworks show by Jones Lake, says Cynthia Reese, new director of alumni relations at the college. C encourages alumni to return for Alumni Weekend 2009.

BPC Homecoming King, Queen crowned

Despite a rainy start Saturday morning, which doused plans for the Homecoming Parade through Mount Vernon, the Brewton-Parker College Homecoming festivities on Valentine’s Day 2009 were still sweet for the Barons.


Jones notches career win 100 as Barons top Reinhardt

Brewton-Parker College men's basketball head coach John D. Jones recorded his 100th career win as the Barons topped Reinhardt College in a SSAC game at Gillis Gymnasium Feb. 12.  The final score was 69-57.


Lady Barons lose to Lee in second half, 56-49

The Brewton-Parker College women’s basketball team (14-12) hosted 12th ranked, Lee University, Feb. 14 in the Gillis Gymnasium. Despite the Lady Barons best efforts to hold the Lady Flames off in the first half, Lee defeated BPC 56-49.


Brewton-Parker Defeats #12 Lee University in OT

The Brewton-Parker College men’s basketball team hosted the 12th ranked team in the nation, Lee University, before a raucous homecoming crowd in the Gillis Gymnasium on Saturday in Mount Vernon. 


Barons baseball team defeats USCB Sand Sharks on Baron Field

The Brewton-Parker College baseball team exploded for eight runs in the first inning Feb. 11, and got a tremendous pitching performance from Phil Merrill out of the bullpen to secure a 10-6 victory over visiting University of South Carolina...


Getting to know: Kevin D. Mitchell Jr.

Student: Kevin D. Mitchell Jr.            

Major/Specialization: Christian Studies

BPC Center location: Mount Vernon            


Getting to know: Christi Castleberry

Student: Christi Castleberry

Major/Specialization: Psychology   

BPC Center location: Mount Vernon



Barons Split Double Header with Bryan College

Brewton-Parker College Baseball team (5-2, 0-0 SSAC) earned its second series victory of the season this weekend against Bryan College.  After dropping the first game 7-5 in a double header Saturday, Feb. 7, the Barons were able to bounce back with a 10-0 five inning victory

BPC Honors Program, Discovery Club visit Oatland Island  

Students from Brewton-Parker College’s Honors Program and the Discovery Club took a field trip to Oatland Island Wildlife Center on Saturday, Jan. 24.  Besides getting some exercise and having fun, the main purpose for the trip was for students to...


BPC Division of Music continues NASM Accreditation                         

The National Association of Schools of Music Commission on Accreditation voted to continue Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Music in “good standing”, reports Dr. Glenn Eernisse, chair of the college’s Division of Music.


Did your love story bloom at BPC?                                                     

Love is in the air at BPC.  Did you or someone you know meet your spouse while attending Brewton-Parker College? If so, we’d like to hear from you! We are trying to track down as many BPC Couples as we can for our Office of Alumni Relations.


Circle K to sponsor American Red Cross Blood Drive at BPC            

Brewton-Parker College student organization, Circle K, a college-level community service club affiliated with Kiwanis Club of Vidalia, is sponsoring an American Red Cross Blood Drive Thursday, Feb. 5 on the Mount Vernon campus.


Getting to know: Jon Smith


BPC invites community to Homecoming Parade Feb. 14

Brewton-Parker College will celebrate its Homecoming Week Feb. 9 through Feb. 14 – and invites the community to the celebration.  For the first time in recent memory at the college, the Student Activities Council is hosting a parade...

BPC welcomes Reese as new Director of Alumni Relations  

Former Constituent Service Representative for Congressman John Barrow (D-GA), Cynthia Reese, joins Brewton-Parker College’s staff as the new Director of Alumni Relations. Reese, a 1990 BPC alum, is excited about her new role at the college...

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The mission of Brewton-Parker College, a Georgia Baptist college, is to develop the whole student through the application of Biblically-centered truth to a liberal arts curriculum in a community of shared Christian values.
Brewton-Parker College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Brewton-Parker College.
Updated on: April 15, 2010 8:26 PM