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Getting to know: Prof. Mary Waalkes

By Kelly Vickers

BPC staff writer/photographer

Prof. Mary Waalkes
Prof. Mary Waalkes

Name: Mary Waalkes

Job title/Department: Associate Professor of History in the Social and Behavioral Sciences Department

BPC center/campus: Mount Vernon campus

Years employed at Brewton-Parker: Four

Age: 55

Hometown: Colorado Springs

Family Info: “Oldest of nine and have a twin sister.”

Any pets? “Four cats with kittens on the way. Anyone want one?”

Favorite restaurant/food: “Love a relaxed coffee house”

Ideal or dream vacation: England

Favorite Singer/Group: Matthew Ward/Second Chapter of Acts

Favorite current TV show: “Don’t watch.”

Current vehicle: 1997 Sable

Favorite Book: “Too many. I love 1930s mysteries.”

Favorite Movie: “Nanny McPhee”

Dream vehicle: “Late 50s or early 60s silver Bentley”

Hidden talent: “Has not yet emerged.”

Favorite Part of Working at BPC: “Great people to work with, wonderful students, beautiful setting, opportunity to share my faith.”




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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