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June 2009


BPC Athletics partners with Journey Church to bring Power Camp

Brewton-Parker College’s Athletic Department lended its instructional expertise to Journey Church of Vidalia’s Power Camp 2009, held on community park athletic fields in Vidalia June 8-10.


BPC Basketball to host youth basketball school

Brewton-Parker College Head Men’s Basketball Coach John D. Jones announces the dates for the 2009 Barons Basketball School, to be held on the Mount Vernon campus.


Pi Gamma Mu recognized with national excellence award

Brewton-Parker College’s chapter of Pi Gamma Mu, an international honor society in social sciences, was recently recognized with a 2008-2009 national award of excellence, the Roll of Merit, reports chapter advisor Prof. Vance Rhoades.


Class of 1937 alumna returns to campus

Jane Weathers Gore, center, and her sons (pictured from left, Joe, Tom and Bill Gore) and daughters-in-law (not pictured), traveled from LaGrange to visit her alma mater last week. Gore graduated from high school at Brewton-Parker College...


BPC hosts FCA sports camps on campus

MOUNT VERNON – Brewton-Parker College hosted two Fellowship of Christian Athlete-sponsored athletic camps on its Mount Vernon campus last week.


BPC Basketball signs Bishop Moore Catholic center

MOUNT VERNON – Brewton-Parker College Men’s Basketball Head Coach John D. Jones announces the signing of Tim Jickell, a 6’ 8” center from Bishop Moore Catholic School in Orlando, Fla., to a basketball scholarship beginning this fall.


Clay serves as Interim Dean of External Programs

Sandra Clay, Brewton-Parker College’s International Student Services Director, has taken on an additional role at the college. Clay will lead the Office of External Programs in an interim position, reports Dr. Cindy Skaruppa, vice president...


BPC Education Chair selected to Distance-Learning Task Force

Dr. David W. Moffett, Chair of the Education Division at Brewton-Parker College, has been selected to serve on the Georgia Professional Standards (PSC) Distance-Learning Task Force, announced Dr. Ronald T. Melton, BPC provost.


BPC pitcher drafted during 19th round of MLB Draft to Arizona

The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Brewton-Parker College right-handed pitcher Randy Hamrick in the 19th round of the 2009 First-Year Players Draft June 10.


Alumni in the news: Gary Braddy and Braddy Farms

(Special from The Montgomery Monitor) Gary Braddy at Braddy Farms, like other area farmers, is at his busiest time of year trying to get his Vidalia Onion crop out of the fields and onto the market shelves.


BPC Baseball to host youth ball day camp July 6-10

Brewton-Parker College Baseball will hold a weeklong day camp for children ages 8-14 the week of July 6-10, announced Head Coach Boo Mullins. The camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, and lunch will be provided. 


BPC to participate in Veterans’ Yellow Ribbon tuition program

Brewton-Parker College announces plans to participate in the Yellow Ribbon tuition program for U.S. Veterans. The Post-9/11 GI Bill pays up to the highest public in-state undergraduate tuition, and BPC has agreed to match 50 percent...

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Brewton-Parker College | Located on U.S. 280 at 201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, P. O. Box 197, Mount Vernon, GA 30445
with a site in Newnan
912-583-2241, 1-800-342-1087
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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