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August 2010


Barons Soccer falls in season opener, shut out by Thomas

Brewton-Parker College Men’s Soccer is 0-2 after two disappointing losses in season opening games against Freed-Hardeman University (Aug. 21) and Thomas University (Aug. 26)


SGA to sponsor Voter Registration, absentee ballots for November elections

Brewton-Parker College’s Student Government Association will host a table in the Phillips Student Center on the Mount Vernon campus Wednesday, Sept. 8 for those interested in registering to vote in the November elections, said SGA Vice President

Getting to know: Sandra Clay

Montgomery County schools welcome BPC students back to campus

Montgomery County School System welcome Brewton-Parker College students back to campus by displaying a sign on Hwy 280 in Mount Vernon.

Getting to know: Rene Martinez

New text alert system for campus

Brewton-Parker College’s Technology Services Department is now offering a text messaging alert system for the Mount Vernon campus to inform users of impending emergency and weather situations and other information deemed appropriate by BPC


BPC Lady Barons Basketball team will host blood drive Sept. 2

The Brewton-Parker College Lady Barons Basketball team will sponsor a blood drive Thursday, Sept. 9 from 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the bloodmobile parked next to the Phillips Student Center on the Mount Vernon campus. The goal is to get 20 units of blood, especially Type O and Type B.


Brewton-Parker to offer Conversational Chinese to community

Thanks to a visiting professor from Zhoukou Normal University in China, Brewton-Parker College will offer a beginning conversational Chinese language class to the community Monday nights this fall at 6:30 p.m.


Students welcomed to Brewton-Parker College with Baron Week;

Fall semester began August 23

New and returning students blazed through Baron Week, Brewton-Parker College’s Orientation week/week-end, August 18-22, and Monday, August 23, began the first day of the Fall 2010 semester on the Mount Vernon campus.


BPC to offer Community Creative Writing class this fall

Brewton-Parker College’s Division of Arts & Letters will offer an Intermediate Creative Writing class on the Mount Vernon campus this fall. This evening class is geared to community members interested in honing their writing skills.

Getting to Know: Shirley Ellis

Barons Soccer opens with first season home game August 21

The community is invited to come out to campus Saturday, August 21 to watch some of the finest competitive soccer around. The Barons Soccer teams will face Freed-Hardeman in their first season home game.


Creative Writing professor publishes Vietnam chapbook, interviewed in online press newsletter

Dr. Thom Brucie, assistant professor of English and creative writing at Brewton-Parker College, was recently featured in an online press newsletter about his latest published work, a poetry chapbook centered on the human experience during the Vietnam War.


Barons Volleyball season to open last week of August

Barons Volleyball season is right around the corner, and this year’s team is working on another run at the playoffs, said Coach Jason Bryant.

BPC New Student Orientation Schedule of Events, August 18-22
Brewton Parker College will host New Student Orientation August 18-22 on the main campus in Mount Vernon.
Getting to know: Timothy Hegerich
Campus store goes to online book buying service
Brewton-Parker College’s Campus Store announces it will now offer textbook sales through an online company –, an online source for used and new textbooks. 
Brewton-Parker to offer business courses at GMC-Valdosta
Brewton Parker College of Mount Vernon and Newnan will soon offer courses at the Valdosta campus of Georgia Military College at 4201 North Forrest Street Extension, said BPC Vice President for Enrollment Services Jim Beall.
BPC Chili Cook-off Teams sought for Oct. 23 fundraiser
Brewton-Parker College invites chili cooking teams to enter its Third Annual Chili Cook-off.
Getting to know: Sarah Ring
First student moves in to restored McAllister Hall
Brewton-Parker College students are returning to campus a little early this week to get a jump on the 2010 soccer season.

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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: September 15, 2010 11:00 AM