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September 2008


Annual Math and Science Festival Open to K-12 students

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College and Heart of Georgia Youth Science and Technology Center will host the 12th annual Math & Science Festival Saturday, Oct. 18 in the college’s Morgan-Moses Building on its Mount Vernon campus from 9:30 a.m. to noon.


Historic Village to open for BPC Chili Cook-off

MOUNT VERNON—The Montgomery County Historic Village on the Brewton-Parker College Mount Vernon campus will be open to the public from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 18, in cooperation with the BPC Chili Cook-off. Admission is free. 


‘Joy of Music’ host, Diane Bish, thrills BPC audience Sept. 11

MOUNT VERNON—As part of the Dennis and Quinelle Sikes Fine Arts Series, Brewton-Parker College hosted renowned organist Diane Bish Sept. 11 in Saliba Chapel on the Mount Vernon campus.


Prof. Johnson gives Constitution Day lecture

MOUNT VERNON—September 17th is a very important day in United States history. Known as Constitution Day, this day marks the occasion that delegates ratified the United States Constitution.


BPC hosts annual Rocket Blast Off Oct. 4

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Mathematics and Natural Sciences will host the annual Rocket Blast Off Saturday, Oct. 4 on the Mount Vernon campus.


BPC opens doors in Berlin with alumnus and his congregation

Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Religion & Philosophy is expanding its outreach in international missions thanks to new partnerships with former students.

Free Master Class and Concert featuring Vladislav Lavrik, Principal Trumpet of the Russian National Orchestra, Saturday, September 27

“My Instrument is My Voice—Do I Speak Your Language?” is the inspiration for the United States tour that brings the sensational young Russian trumpeter, Vladislav Lavrik, to Brewton-Parker College Saturday, Sept. 27. 


BPC remembers 9/11 with prayer ceremony

Rev. Glenn Wallace, campus minister of Brewton-Parker College, held a prayer ceremony at the flag pole in front of Gates Hall on the Mount Vernon campus Sept. 11 to honor and remember the events of Sept. 11, 2001.


Blood Kin author to give reading Sept. 23

Through a generous grant from George and Sarah Chapman, The Oracle and the BPC creative writing community announce a reading by Mr. Robert T.S. Mickles, Sr. Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. in Gates Auditorium.


BPC women’s soccer defeats Alabama State University

Brewton-Parker College’s women’s soccer team only allowed one goal in an 8-1 sweep of Alabama State University Sept. 1 on the Mount Vernon campus.


BPC Fall Convocation is an academic tradition

MOUNT VERNON— As part of Brewton-Parker College’s yearly academic tradition, students attended the 2008 Convocation Service Sept. 2 at 11 a.m. in Saliba Chapel.


Community welcomes BPC students with Back to School Bash

MOUNT VERNON— Brewton-Parker College hosted its annual “meet and greet” Back to School Bash Sept. 4 in Gillis Gym on the Mount Vernon campus. This fall semester tradition involves many local churches meeting with new and returning students...


Classical guitarist Michael Nigro to perform at BPC

MOUNT VERNON—Accomplished guitarist Michael Anthony Nigro will perform Tuesday, September 30 at 7 p.m. in Gilder Recital Hall on the Mount Vernon campus. Nigro’s program will feature works by prominent and less known South American composers. 


Johnson to lead Constitution Day lecture

MOUNT VERNON—“The American Constitution is the central guide for American political life, and increasingly, the Supreme Court is forced to define the meaning of the guide,” according to Prof. Sid Johnson.  Prof. Johnson will be the Albert Sidney...


Work-Study Positions for 2008-2009 School Year

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College will be accepting applications from Brewton-Parker Students for the following positions.  School will begin for the 2008-2009 Academic Year Monday, August 25 beginning at 5 p.m. on the Mount Vernon campus.


Faculty-Staff Banquet honors new BPC employees

MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s annual Faculty-Staff Banquet, held Tuesday, August 21, welcomed new BPC employees to the college family. The banquet also gives employees the chance to mingle and catch up with each...

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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