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October 23, 2016
This week at a glance….......

Sunday, October 23, 2016 –
      6:00 PM – Combined Worship Service; MLB Auditorium

Monday, October 24, 2016 –
      10:00 AM – CHAPEL (ALL Students); MLB Auditorium

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 –
      1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Exam; Admin. TLC Center
      2:30 PM – Dean’s Council Meeting; Admin Conference Room 27
      4:00 PM – Kickball Tournament; Intramural field
      5:00 PM – Women’s JV Basketball at Martin Methodist; Pulaski, TN
      7:00 PM – Men’s JV Basketball at Martin Methodist; Pulaski, TN
      7:00 PM – Guest Pianist: Mark Valenti; MLB Auditorium

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 –
      10:00 AM – Choose-A-Chapel
      12:30 PM – Koinonia Meeting; Broach BSU
      12:30 PM – Ministerial Association Meeting; Lowrey Fellowship Hall
      1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Exam; Admin. TLC Center

Thursday, October 27, 2016 –
         4:00 PM – Kickball Tournament; Intramural field
         7:00 PM – Women’s JV Basketball vs Stillman College; Tyler Gym
         8:30 PM – Men’s JV Basketball vs Stillman College; Tyler Gym

Friday, October 28, 2016 –
      10:00 AM – CHAPEL (ALL Students); MLB Auditorium
      1:30 PM – CLEP/DSST Testing; SUB Testing Center (Lower Level)

Saturday, October 29, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – Day 1, Hammer Lions Classic (Bowling); St. Charles, MO

RELOCATION OF CLASSES FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2016

RL200B, New Testament I, which normally meets from 9:25 to 10:40 a.m. in Fisher/Washburn Hall, Room 108, on Tuesdays and Thursdays will be relocated to the Modena Lowrey Berry Auditorium in the Administration Building on Thursday, October 27, 2016. EN200C, Introduction to Literature, which normally meets at the same time in the Administration Building, Room 28, will be relocated to Fisher/Washburn Hall, Room 108, that day.

ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR
CLASS SCHEDULING FOR SPRING 2017 SEMESTER


Faculty advisors will be enrolling current Blue Mountain College students in spring 2017 classes as follows:
Seniors – week of October 17
Juniors – week of October 24
Sophomores - week of October 31
Freshmen – week of November 7

Students are asked to follow instructions listed below:

1. Each degree-seeking student must meet with his/her advisor to obtain approval of his/her spring 2017 class schedule. Advisors will then enroll the student in his/her spring courses. Non-degree students will enroll in classes through the Office of the Registrar.

2. Each class (seniors, juniors, sophomores, freshmen) will be expected to complete the enrollment process for the spring semester within a week's time. Space is limited in some classes so it is imperative that each class pre-register within the deadline given.

If you have questions concerning the enrollment process, please contact the Office of the Registrar. Registration for the spring semester is not complete until each student has obtained clearance from the Business Office. An announcement will be made in the near future when the deadlines are set. (Watch the Blue Mountain College Web Site for specific details concerning registration deadlines.) Students who complete registration by the announced registration deadline will be eligible to receive a $100 bill.

Note: The spring class schedule should be available by the week of October 17.

JOB POSITION

Applications are now being received in consideration for the position of Resident Assistant in charge of the Topper Lodge Men’s Residence Facility to begin January, 2017. Applications for the position can be picked up in the Office of Business Affairs during regular office hours. Completed applications need to be submitted to the Office of Student Services no later than close of business hours November 9, 2016.

PARKING TICKETS

All vehicles on campus should have a parking decal affixed to the left rear glass. Tickets will be issued to vehicles without a parking decal and tickets issued for violations will be charged to the students’ accounts.
Security guards are now issuing Parking Tickets for all Parking Violations – No Parking Decal on your vehicle; Parking in a Reserved Space (including Faculty/Staff, Handicapped, Visitor, etc.); Parking on the grass; Parking outside parking space lines; Obstructing a building entrance, loading zone, or the flow of traffic; Parking in a NO Parking zone.
Tickets are $25 for each violation.

COMMUTER PARKING DECALS & STUDENT IDs

Commuter students can pick up their Parking Decals and Student IDs in the Office of Student Services.

SWIMMING POOL TIMES

The pool is closed for the season!

FINANCIAL AID ANNOUNCEMENTS

Financial Aid is now being posted. Please check your email for information on accepting and declining your aid or reducing your loan amount. Login to your BMC Space to view your financial aid.

If you have accepted a federal loan you must complete the Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note at www.studentloans.gov before your loan may be applied to your student account or disbursed.

CLOSURES DURING CHAPEL

Please be aware that Garrett and Fisher/Washburn buildings will be locked from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. on Mondays and Fridays during chapel. All exterior doors to the Administration Building will be locked at 10:00 a.m. except the front door. A security officer will be positioned at the front door after 10:00 a.m. to check your College ID card and allow you to enter. Please have your ID card visible or readily available. Guests will be directed to the SUB until 10:30 unless accompanied by a member of the BMC family. We thank you for cooperating with our efforts to keep the BMC campus as safe as possible.

DINING HALL HOURS

Monday – Friday
Breakfast 7:15 AM – 8:30 AM
Dinner 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Supper 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Saturday
Breakfast 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Dinner 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Supper 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Sunday
Breakfast 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Buffet 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Supper 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

WELLNESS CENTER INFORMATION

Wellness Center Hours:
Monday through Saturday open 5 AM to 11 PM
Sunday open 2 PM to 5 PM

Wellness Center Policy:
All BMC Faculty and Staff now have the benefit of their spouse and children (living at home, older than 14) being able to use the Wellness Center for free. All they will need to do is fill out the paperwork and pay a $10 card fee.

The Wellness Center is striving to promote a culture of WELLNESS on our Blue Mountain College campus and in our community, and to make healthy fitness choices more available to our BMC family and community.

CHAPEL ABSENCES

Students are allowed six (6) chapel absences each semester. These six allowed absences will not be used in determining the chapel grade. For each chapel absence over the six (6) allowed, the student must make up the absence in order to have the absence cleared. Holds will be placed on the student’s account until the excessive chapel absences are cleared.

Students should complete the requirements for clearing the excessive chapel absence during the semester in which the absence occurs. Satisfactory chapel attendance is a graduation requirement. Diplomas will not be awarded until the chapel absences are cleared.

BSU ANNOUNCEMENTS

October 26th campus-wide prayer will be hosted by BSU 7:30-8AM in auditorium for the election, revival, and the GROW BMC initiative. Wednesdays through Nov. 2nd.

October 27th- Wear your favorite costume to the women’s JV basketball game for a costume contest at halftime. Do not wear a mask. We will have a few games set up outside before it starts.

Prime Time with Larry Robertson- Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 7PM.

Sign up for Spring Break in New York, and fill out an application online. Cost $900 with a nonrefundable deposit due by Nov. 4, $400 due Dec. 1st, and $400 due February 27th.

Required Sentinel Training for all interested in a foreign mission trip any time in 2016-2017. Nov. 12 at BSU.

Noonday - student led worship
Monday’s 1-1:25
Thursday’s 12:35-1

Prayer Time Monday’s 2:30 PM with Elijah Fox at the BSU
Visit the Nursing Home with Sarah Roberson, Thursday’s 3:30PM. Meet at the BSU.

BSU T-shirts $10 Teal or Tangerine.

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October 16, 2016
This week at a glance….......

Sunday, October 16, 2016 –

Monday, October 17, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – Union University Fall Invitational Golf Tournament; Jackson, TN
      10:00 AM – CHAPEL (ALL Students); MLB Auditorium
      4:30 PM – Men’s Society Softball game; Intramural field

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – Union University Fall Invitational Golf Tournament; Jackson, TN
      1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Exam; Admin. TLC Center
      2:30 PM – Dean’s Council Meeting; Admin Conference Room 27
      7:00 PM – Prime Time with Kent Shepherd; Broach BSU
      7:00 PM – Men’s JV Basketball at Bethel University; McKenzie, TN

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 –
      10:00 AM – Society Meetings
      10:00 AM – Faculty/Staff Coffee; Faculty/Staff Parlor, Whitfield Dorm
      12:30 PM – Koinonia Meeting; Broach BSU
      12:30 PM – Ministerial Association Meeting; Lowrey Fellowship Hall
      1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Exam; Admin. TLC Center

Thursday, October 20, 2016 –
      3:30 PM – TAK Meeting; Fisher-Washburn 206
      4:00 PM – BlueMOTION Kickball League Games; Intramural field
      7:00 PM – Men’s JV Basketball at Faith Prep; West Memphis, AR
      8:00 PM – Lip Sync Battle; Paschal Student Center (SUB)

Friday, October 21, 2016 –
      9:00 AM – Preview Day; Paschal Student Center (SUB)
      10:00 AM – CHAPEL (ALL Students); MLB Auditorium
      1:30 PM – CLEP/DSST Testing; SUB Testing Center (Lower Level)
      3:00 PM – BSU Fall Retreat

Saturday, October 22, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – Day 1 SCAD/IF Collegiate Baker Shootout (Bowling); Savannah, GA

ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR
CLASS SCHEDULING FOR SPRING 2017 SEMESTER

Faculty advisors will be enrolling current Blue Mountain College students in spring 2017 classes as follows:
   Seniors – week of October 17
   Juniors – week of October 24
   Sophomores - week of October 31
   Freshmen – week of November 7

Students are asked to follow instructions listed below:

1. Each degree-seeking student must meet with his/her advisor to obtain approval of his/her spring 2017 class schedule. Advisors will then enroll the student in his/her spring courses. Non-degree students will enroll in classes through the Office of the Registrar.

2. Each class (seniors, juniors, sophomores, freshmen) will be expected to complete the enrollment process for the spring semester within a week's time. Space is limited in some classes so it is imperative that each class pre-register within the deadline given.

If you have questions concerning the enrollment process, please contact the Office of the Registrar. Registration for the spring semester is not complete until each student has obtained clearance from the Business Office. An announcement will be made in the near future when the deadlines are set. (Watch the Blue Mountain College Web Site for specific details concerning registration deadlines.) Students who complete registration by the announced registration deadline will be eligible to receive a $100 bill.

Note: The spring class schedule should be available by the week of October 17.

JOB POSITION

Applications are now being received for the position of Assistant Resident Manager of Southplex Residence Hall to start January, 2017. Applications for the position can be picked up in the Office of Business Affairs during regular office hours. Completed applications need to be submitted to the Office of Student Services no later than close of business hours October 19, 2016.

PARKING TICKETS

Security guards are now issuing Parking Tickets for all Parking Violations – No Parking Decal on your vehicle; Parking in a Reserved Space (including Faculty/Staff, Handicapped, Visitor, etc.); Parking on the grass; Parking outside parking space lines; Obstructing a building entrance, loading zone, or the flow of traffic; Parking in a NO Parking zone. Tickets are $25 for each violation.

COMMUTER PARKING DECALS

Commuter students can pick up their Parking Decals in the Office of Student Services.

COMMUTER STUDENT IDs

Commuter students can pick up their Student ID cards in the Office of Student Services.

SWIMMING POOL TIMES

The pool is closed for the season!

FINANCIAL AID ANNOUNCEMENTS

Financial Aid is now being posted. Please check your email for information on accepting and declining your aid or reducing your loan amount. Login to your BMC Space to view your financial aid.

If you have accepted a federal loan you must complete the Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note at www.studentloans.gov before your loan may be applied to your student account or disbursed.

CLOSURES DURING CHAPEL

Please be aware that Garrett and Fisher/Washburn buildings will be locked from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. on Mondays and Fridays during chapel. All exterior doors to the Administration Building will be locked at 10:00 a.m. except the front door. A security officer will be positioned at the front door after 10:00 a.m. to check your College ID card and allow you to enter. Please have your ID card visible or readily available. Guests will be directed to the SUB until 10:30 unless accompanied by a member of the BMC family. We thank you for cooperating with our efforts to keep the BMC campus as safe as possible.

PARKING TICKETS

All vehicles on campus should have a parking decal affixed to the left rear glass. Tickets will be issued to vehicles without a parking decal and tickets issued for violations will be charged to the students’ accounts. Tickets are $25 for each violation.

DINING HALL HOURS

Monday – Friday
Breakfast 7:15 AM – 8:30 AM
Dinner 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Supper 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Saturday
Breakfast 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Dinner 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Supper 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Sunday
Breakfast 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Buffet 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Supper 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

WELLNESS CENTER INFORMATION

Wellness Center Hours:
Monday through Saturday open 5 AM to 11 PM
Sunday open 2 PM to 5 PM

Wellness Center Policy:
All BMC Faculty and Staff now have the benefit of their spouse and children (living at home, older than 14) being able to use the Wellness Center for free. All they will need to do is fill out the paperwork and pay a $10 card fee.

The Wellness Center is striving to promote a culture of WELLNESS on our Blue Mountain College campus and in our community, and to make healthy fitness choices more available to our BMC family and community.

CHAPEL ABSENCES

Students are allowed six (6) chapel absences each semester. These six allowed absences will not be used in determining the chapel grade. For each chapel absence over the six (6) allowed, the student must make up the absence in order to have the absence cleared. Holds will be placed on the student’s account until the excessive chapel absences are cleared.

Students should complete the requirements for clearing the excessive chapel absence during the semester in which the absence occurs. Satisfactory chapel attendance is a graduation requirement. Diplomas will not be awarded until the chapel absences are cleared.

BSU ANNOUNCEMENTS

Prime Time with Kent Shepherd. Tuesday, October 18th 7PM at the BSU.

Fall Retreat October 21-22 with Randy Sims. Sign up at the BSU. Cost $20

Noonday - student led worship
Monday’s 1:00-1:25
Thursday’s 12:35-1:00

Prayer Time Monday’s 2:30 PM with Elijah Fox at the BSU

Visit the Nursing Home with Sarah Roberson, Thursday’s 3:30PM. Meet at the BSU.

Mission Arlington Mission trip. Fill out the application online, and sign up at the BSU. Cost $160. December 9-16th

October 12th Campus-wide prayer hosted by Ministerial Alliance this week 7:30-8:00 AM

BSU T-shirts $10 Teal or Tangerine.

Ministry Opportunities - Contact the BSU for details.
1. Part-Time Youth Minister Steep Hollow Baptist 601-795-4638. Poplarville, MS
2. Part-Time Youth Minister Slayden Baptist Church.
3. Part-Time Youth position at Heartsong Church (north end of Ripley). Please send resumes and
inquiries to Robert Lovett bluevista@yahoo.com
4. Youth Minister position at Cherry Creek Baptist Church in Ecru, MS. Duties include Sunday School,
Wed. nights, and monthly events. Contact Pastor J.R. Ray at 662-582-0967.
5. In Good Faith Baptist Church, Pontotoc-Interim Youth Minister. Contact Wiley Jenkins 662-488-
7201(or pastor - Bro. Kevin Nichols 662-416-0714)
6. Music Minister needed at College Hill Heights in Oxford, MS. Hudson.j.anthony@gmail.com
662-832-6187

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October 9, 2016
This week at a glance….......

Sunday, October 9, 2016 –

Monday, October 10, 2016 –
      8:15 AM – Preview Day; Paschal Student Center (SUB)
      10:00 AM – CHAPEL (ALL Students); MLB Auditorium
      4:30 PM – Women’s Intramural Volleyball practice (All three societies)
      4:30 PM – Men’s Intramural Volleyball; The Green

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 –
      1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Exam; Admin. TLC Center
      2:00 PM – JV Baseball at Martin Methodist; Florence, AL (2 games)
      4:00 PM – Women’s Intramural Volleyball games (All three societies)
      4:30 PM – BSU Spaghetti Supper for Summer Missions; Broach BSU
      7:00 PM – Humanities Lecture; Garrett Auditorium

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 –
      10:00 AM – Club Meetings
      10:30 AM – Graduate School & Seminary Fair; Paschal Student Center (SUB)
      12:30 PM – Koinonia Meeting; Broach BSU
      12:30 PM – Ministerial Association Meeting; Lowrey Fellowship Hall
      1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Exam; Admin. TLC Center

Thursday, October 13, 2016 – FALL BREAK
      8:00 AM – NO CLASSES; Offices CLOSED

Friday, October 14, 2016 – FALL BREAK
      8:00 AM – NO CLASSES; Offices CLOSED

Saturday, October 15, 2016 –
      9:00 AM – Choctaw Open Cross Country Meet; Clinton, MS

JOB POSITION

Applications are now being received for the position of Assistant Resident Manager of Southplex Residence Hall to start January, 2017. Applications for the position can be picked up in the Office of Business Affairs during regular office hours. Completed applications need to be submitted to the Office of Student Services no later than close of business hours October 19, 2016.

KICKBALL

Coed teams of 5-10, at least 2 women

Games Tues. & Thurs; October 20 - November 3

More information in Wellness Center or contact rparker@bmc.edu


PARKING TICKETS

Security guards are now issuing Parking Tickets for all Parking Violations – No Parking Decal on your vehicle; Parking in a Reserved Space (including Faculty/Staff, Handicapped, Visitor, etc.); Parking on the grass; Parking outside parking space lines; Obstructing a building entrance, loading zone, or the flow of traffic; Parking in a NO Parking zone. Tickets are $25 for each violation.

COMMUTER PARKING DECALS

Commuter students can pick up their Parking Decals in the Office of Student Services.

COMMUTER STUDENT IDs

Commuter students can pick up their Student ID cards in the Office of Student Services.

SWIMMING POOL TIMES (Weather Permitting)

Monday –Wednesday; October 10-12
2:30 PM – 5:00 PM
The pool will be closed for the season after these dates!

FINANCIAL AID ANNOUNCEMENTS

Financial Aid is now being posted. Please check your email for information on accepting and declining your aid or reducing your loan amount. Login to your BMC Space to view your financial aid.

If you have accepted a federal loan you must complete the Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note at www.studentloans.gov before your loan may be applied to your student account or disbursed.

GRADUATE SCHOOL & SEMINARY FAIR

Wednesday, October 12

10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Paschal Student Center (SUB)

For any questions, please contact Christina Smith at csmith@bmc.edu or 662-685-4771 ext. 172.

CLOSURES DURING CHAPEL

Please be aware that Garrett and Fisher/Washburn buildings will be locked from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m. on Mondays and Fridays during chapel. All exterior doors to the Administration Building will be locked at 10:00 a.m. except the front door. A security officer will be positioned at the front door after 10:00 a.m. to check your College ID card and allow you to enter. Please have your ID card visible or readily available. Guests will be directed to the SUB until 10:30 unless accompanied by a member of the BMC family. We thank you for cooperating with our efforts to keep the BMC campus as safe as possible.

PARKING TICKETS

All vehicles on campus should have a parking decal affixed to the left rear glass. Tickets will be issued to vehicles without a parking decal and tickets issued for violations will be charged to the students’ accounts. Tickets are $25 for each violation.

BSU SPAGHETTI SUPPER FOR SUMMER MISSIONS

Tuesday, October 11

4:30 - 6:30 PM

$10 goes to Summer Missions

Eat-In or Carry-Out at Broach BSU


DINING HALL HOURS

Monday – Friday
Breakfast 7:15 AM – 8:30 AM
Dinner 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Supper 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Saturday
Breakfast 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Dinner 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Supper 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Sunday
Breakfast 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Buffet 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Supper 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

WELLNESS CENTER INFORMATION

Wellness Center Hours:
Monday through Saturday open 5 AM to 11 PM
Sunday open 2 PM to 5 PM

Wellness Center Policy:
All BMC Faculty and Staff now have the benefit of their spouse and children (living at home, older than 14) being able to use the Wellness Center for free. All they will need to do is fill out the paperwork and pay a $10 card fee.

The Wellness Center is striving to promote a culture of WELLNESS on our Blue Mountain College campus and in our community, and to make healthy fitness choices more available to our BMC family and community.

CHAPEL ABSENCES

Students are allowed six (6) chapel absences each semester. These six allowed absences will not be used in determining the chapel grade. For each chapel absence over the six (6) allowed, the student must make up the absence in order to have the absence cleared. Holds will be placed on the student’s account until the excessive chapel absences are cleared.

Students should complete the requirements for clearing the excessive chapel absence during the semester in which the absence occurs. Satisfactory chapel attendance is a graduation requirement. Diplomas will not be awarded until the chapel absences are cleared.

BSU ANNOUNCEMENTS

Spaghetti Supper Tuesday, October 11, 4:30-6:30PM at the BSU. Help raise money for summer missions! Cost $10

Prime Time with Kent Shepherd. Tuesday, October 18th 7PM at the BSU.

Fall Retreat October 21-22 with Randy Sims. Sign up at the BSU. Cost $20

Noonday - student led worship
Monday’s 1:00-1:25
Thursday’s 12:35-1:00

Prayer Time Monday’s 2:30 PM with Elijah Fox at the BSU

Visit the Nursing Home with Sarah Roberson, Thursday’s 3:30PM. Meet at the BSU.

Mission Arlington Mission Trip. Fill out the application online, and sign up at the BSU. Cost $160. December 9-16th

October 12th Campus-wide prayer hosted by Ministerial Alliance this week 7:30-8:00 AM

BSU T-shirts $10 Teal or Tangerine.

Ministry Opportunities - Contact the BSU for details.
1. Part-Time Youth Minister Steep Hollow Baptist 601-795-4638. Poplarville, MS
2. Part-Time Youth Minister Slayden Baptist Church.
3. Part-Time Youth position at Heartsong Church (north end of Ripley). Please send resumes and
inquiries to Robert Lovett bluevista@yahoo.com
4. Youth Minister position at Cherry Creek Baptist Church in Ecru, MS. Duties include Sunday School,
Wed. nights, and monthly events. Contact Pastor J.R. Ray at 662-582-0967.
5. In Good Faith Baptist Church, Pontotoc-Interim Youth Minister. Contact Wiley Jenkins 662-488-
7201(or pastor - Bro. Kevin Nichols 662-416-0714)
6. Music Minister needed at College Hill Heights in Oxford, MS. Hudson.j.anthony@gmail.com
662-832-6187.

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