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December 2006


BPC Choral Society seeks members

MOUNT VERNON—The Brewton-Parker College Choral Society seeks new members to perform in its spring season production of Theodore Dubois’ “The Seven Last Words of Christ”


January lecture series to feature leading scholar on slavery

MOUNT VERNON—“The study of controversial issues can help us refine our own understanding of what is really true,” according to Dr. Robert Paquette. Dr. Paquette will be the Albert Sidney Johnson lecturer for the spring semester at Brewton-Parker...


BPC’s Education Division honors 21 teacher candidates

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Education honored 21 teacher candidates, or student teachers, from the fall 2006 semester during a biannual Education Division Advisory Council luncheon Dec. 11 on the...


Human Services students attend national conference in San Diego

MOUNT VERNON—Four Brewton-Parker College students took a trip of a lifetime earlier this semester; a trip that will influence their professional and personal lives for years to come.



Sounds of Christmas fill last BPC chapel service of fall semester

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s last chapel service of the fall semester was filled with the sounds of Christmas. Each of Brewton-Parker’s student musical ensembles performed selected Christmas songs and hymns during the music-only...


Brewton-Parker to offer ACCEL classes on

Toombs Co. High campus

MOUNT VERNON— Brewton-Parker College’s Mount Vernon campus will begin registering Toombs County High School students for fall 2007 ACCEL classes in January, said Bryan Sage, director of admissions at the college.


Baron Singers Christmas Celebration signals season

MOUNT VERNON—More than 150 friends and family of Brewton-Parker College’s Baron Singers filled Saliba Chapel Dec. 8 to hear the seven-member vocal ensemble and its band herald the season with popular Christmas hymns, carols and tunes...


Creative writing class at BPC focuses on first-time novelists

MOUNT VERNON— Have you ever thought about writing a novel, but just don’t know where to start? Have you written two or three chapters and find yourself stuck? Then a new evening class at Brewton-Parker College in Mount Vernon might be for you.


A Tale of Two Halves

Barons write own version of classic story in overtime win

CENTRAL, S.C. – It was truly the best and worst of times last Saturday afternoon.  The main characters, though, were not from France and England, but from Mount Vernon, Ga.


‘La Voz Hispaña’ partners with new BPC organization

MOUNT VERNON—Rebeca Izaguirre, a representative from Vidalia’s “La Voz Hispaña”, a monthly magazine for South Georgia’s Hispanic community, met with Brewton-Parker College’s newest cultural awareness organization, LASO ...


Improvisation reigns at latest BPC drama performance

MOUNT VERNON—Move over “Whose Line is it Anyway?” Brewton-Parker College’s drama troupe is mastering a new genre – improvisation. Thanks to several unforeseen casting trials earlier in the semester, what was supposed to be a scripted, three act play of Carlo Goldoni’s commedia dell’arte play, “The Servant of Two ...


BPC professor helps lead Clemson seminar

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College has a deep commitment to share the institution’s gifts and grace with the larger community. Dr. H. Lee Cheek Jr., chair of the college’s Social and Behavioral Science Division, recently served as a senior ...


BPC’s Arts & Letters Division hosts annual medieval dinner

MOUNT VERNON—Those attending Brewton-Parker College’s second annual Medieval Dinner Dec. 2 in Briscoe Center in Mount Vernon may have thought they were truly a “knight” in King Arthur’s court.


Martin breaks own record; Lady Barons take three of four

MOUNT VERNON – With only a third of the 2006-2007 basketball season complete, senior guard Monique Martin has broken another record.  This time it is her own.


Missionary Phillip Edge speaks at BPC chapel service

MOUNT VERNON—Foreign missionary and BPC alumnus, Phillip Edge, spoke at the Nov. 28 chapel service in Saliba Chapel on the Mount Vernon campus. Edge attended Brewton-Parker College after graduating from Vidalia High School in 1983.


Sixteen students perform in BPC's 'A Student Recital'

MOUNT VERNON—Sixteen Brewton-Parker College music students performed during the Division of Music’s “A Student Recital” Dec. 1 in Gilder Recital Hall on the Mount Vernon campus.


BPC’s Community Wind Ensemble draws standing-room only audience

MOUNT VERNON—An overflowing audience greeted the members of the Brewton-Parker College Community Wind Ensemble as they took the stage Nov. 28 in Gilder Recital Hall on the Mount Vernon campus.


Baron Singers start the season with Christmas favorites

MOUNT VERNON—The Baron Singers of Brewton-Parker College will herald the season with a concert overflowing with Christmas musical favorites and loads of good cheer Friday, Dec. 8.


‘A Festival of Lessons & Carols’ offers a unique Christmas worship service on the Brewton-Parker campus

MOUNT VERNON—More than 400 community guests and Brewton-Parker College students, faculty and staff attended the Division of Music’s annual “A Festival of Lessons & Carols” Dec. 3 in Saliba Chapel on the Mount Vernon campus.


Creative writing students wow crowd with original works

MOUNT VERNON—Students from two Brewton-Parker College creative writing classes presented their original short stories at Creative Expressions Night Tuesday, Nov. 28 in the Cyber Café. 


BPC admissions counselor works to increase Hispanic enrollment

MOUNT VERNON—The newest addition to Brewton-Parker College’s Admissions Office is taking the challenge to increase Hispanic enrollment – and enrollment in general – to heart.

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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