Monday, April 18, 2016 – 8:30 am – State Preaching Conference; FW 108 10:00 AM – Chapel, All students; MLB Auditorium – Lew Anderson 7:00 PM – Intercollegiate Athletics Awards Ceremony; MLB Auditorium
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 – 8:30 AM – Literacy on the Lawn; GYM and SUB 2:00 PM – Topper Baseball at Christian Brothers University; Memphis, TN 4:00 PM – Topper Softball vs MS Valley State University; New Albany, MS 7:00 PM – BSU Commissioning Service; Lowrey Baptist Church
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 – 10:00 AM – SBA Chapel – Dr. McMillin 12:30 PM – Koinonia Meeting; Broach BSU Lower Level
Thursday, April 21, 2016 – 3:00 PM – BMC Research Day; SUB Upper level 5:00 PM – Topper Softball at Freed-Hardeman; Henderson, TN 6:00 PM – Pine Grove School Athletic Banquet; Ray Dining Hall
Friday, April 22, 2016 – 10:00 AM – Chapel, All students; MLB Auditorium – Mountain Breeze & Mountaineer Presentation 5:00 PM – Topper Baseball vs Bethel University; New Albany, MS
Saturday, April 23, 2016 – 8:00 AM – Dyslexia Celebration Luncheon; FW 113 & 217 and Ray Dining Hall 10:00 AM – Mario Kart Tournament; SUB 1:00 PM – Topper Softball at William Carey University; Hattiesburg, MS (2 games) 1:00 PM – Topper Baseball vs Bethel University; New Albany, MS (2 games)
RELOCATION OF CLASSES FOR MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2016
The State Preaching Conference will be held on the Blue Mountain College campus on Monday, April 18, 2016. Classes which normally meet in Fisher/Washburn Hall, Room 108, will be relocated to Education Building, Room 114, that day. Please note the following classroom changes for April 18:
MONDAY, APRIL 18 8:00 – 8:50 a.m. PY366A, Introduction to Counseling, will meet in Education Building, Room 114 9:00 – 9:50 a.m. HI111A, Western Civilization II, will meet in Education Building, Room 114 10:40 - 11:30 a.m. HI211A, Modern U.S. History, will meet in Education Building, Room 114
PLEASE PAY CAREFUL ATTENTION TO THESE CHANGES SO AS NOT TO INTERRUPT THE CONFERENCE ATTENDEES.
FINAL EXAMS FOR THE SPRING II ONLINE TERM
Thursday, April 21
EN 210 Survey English Lit. I- Ms. Christine Switzer, Admin Bldg. RM 25 TLC Computer Lab, 4- 6:00pm (Online Exam) HI 210 Early US History- Mrs. Rachel Mitchell, Fisher Washburn Computer Lab, RM 217, 4- 6:00pm (Online Exam) MA 110 College Algebra- Dr. Martha Pratt, Admin Bldg. RM 28, 4- 6:00pm ( Hardcopy Exam) RL 200 New Testament I- Dr. Matthew Brown, Admin Bldg. RM 24, 4- 6:00pm (Hardcopy Exam)
BY 184 General Biology I and BY 184L General Biology I Lab- Dr. Elizabeth Prewitt, Fisher Washburn Computer Lab, RM 217, 6-8:30pm (Online Exam) BY 425 Medical Terminology- Dr. Mitzi Dunagan, Admin Bldg. RM 24, 6-8:00pm ( Hardcopy Exam) GG 307 World Regional Geography- Mr. Chad Garick, Admin Bldg. RM 25 TLC Computer Lab, 6-8:00pm (Online Exam) MU 142 Music Appreciation- Dr. Darwin Brooks, Admin Bldg. RM 28, 6-8:00pm (Hardcopy Exam)
FINANCIAL AID ANNOUNCEMENTS
The 2016-17 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now available. If you will be attending school between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017, you need to do two things: 1. Get an FSA ID-(if you don’t have one) On May 10, 2015, the PIN was replaced with a username and password called the FSA ID. If you have not yet created an FSA ID go to http://fsaid.ed.gov and create one before you start your FAFSA. If you provide parental information on your FAFSA, your parent will need his or her own FSA ID. 2. Submit your FAFSA-go to http://fafsa.gov and click the green “Login” button. Use your FSA ID to start you FAFSA. If you are a resident of Mississippi apply for state aid. Go to http://www.mississippi.edu/riseupms/ • MTAG – application dates 1/1 – 9/15 • MESG – application dates 1/1 – 9/15 • HELP – application dates 1/1 – 3/31 • William Winter Teacher Scholarship/Loan Program (for Juniors and Seniors) – application dates 1/1 – 3/31 Apply for Mississippi Baptist Foundation Scholarships • http://www.msbaptistfoundation.org/ Click on Scholarships application dates 1/1 – 5/31
RESERVING DORM ROOMS AND CAMPUS HOUSING FOR FALL 2016
It is time to reserve your room for the Fall Semester.
1. Before coming to our office (Student Services), pay your $10.00 room deposit in the Office of Business Affairs.
2. Bring your receipt to our office (Dean Moser’s) and complete the room request form.
3. If you are not planning to return to campus housing, please notify the Office of Student Services.
*Friday, April 1, is the deadline for “holding a room”. Your failure to reserve a room by that date will mean we cannot assure you a specific room. **After Friday, May 6 we cannot guarantee you a room in campus housing if you do not reserve a room.
SUMMER I and II 2016 ONLINE TERM STUDENTS
*MARK your calendars when your online courses begin and end, and check your BMC email accounts regularly throughout the summer!!
•SUMMER I 2016 Online Students:
The SUMMER I 2016 Online Term begins APRIL 25. Training, Ordering Text, and Browser settings information will be emailed to preregistered online students' BMC email accounts on MARCH 28. Login instructions will be emailed to BMC email accounts on APRIL 25 to those students who made payment arrangements with the Office of Business Affairs.
•SUMMER II 2016 Online Students:
The SUMMER II 2016 Online Term begins JUNE 20. Training, Ordering Text, and Browser settings information will be emailed to preregistered online students' BMC email accounts on MAY 23. Login instructions will be emailed to BMC email accounts on JUNE 20 to those students who made payment arrangements with the Office of Business Affairs.
Koinonia, a club for women interested in pursuing full-time Christian vocations, will meet Wednesdays, 12:30 – 1:25, in Broach BSU downstairs. Members please plan to attend. Attendance at the meeting is required of all women students receiving aid from the Board of Ministerial Education and/or receiving CRV Scholarships.
BMC MINISTERIAL ASSOCIATION
The BMC Ministerial Association will meet Wednesdays, 12:30 – 1:25, Lowrey Fellowship Hall. Members please attend.
If you are looking for a ministry opportunity, check the BSU job board. We have several new positions posted. Mount Herman Baptist Church in Savannah, TN is looking for a full-time Pastor to Students and Children. If you are interested, please see the BSU for more details. Prime Time/Commissioning Service Tuesday, April 19, 7PM at Lowrey Memorial Baptist Church with State BSU Director Lloyd Lunceford Girl’s Night at the BSU Friday, April 22, 7PM (Food, Spa Night, Movies) Cinnamon Roll pickup- Wednesday, April 20th after chapel. Please make sure to have your money available to pay if you have not done so. $9 for 6 or $3 for 2. Thank you for supporting summer missions!
WELLNESS CENTER HOURS
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday – 5:30 AM to 9:00 PM Wednesday – 5:30 AM to 7:00 PM Saturday – 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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.
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.
TEACHING & LEARNING CENTER (TLC) HOURS
Monday - Thursday – 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM Friday - 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM Lowrey Administration Building; Room 25
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