Sunday, February 12, 2017 – 10:00 AM – Sunday School for students; Stevens Dorm
Monday, February 13, 2017 – 8:00 AM – Men’s Golf Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational Day 1; Sea Island, GA 10:00 AM – Chapel; MLB Auditorium; Dr. Terry Cutrer 12:00 PM – Topper JV Baseball at Coahoma Community College; Clarksdale, MS (2games) 7:30 PM – Sadie Hawkins Banquet; Ray Dining Hall
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 – 8:00 AM – Men’s Golf Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational Day 2; Sea Island, GA 2:00 PM – Topper Baseball vs. Lyon College; BNA Park, New Albany
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 – 10:00 AM – SBA Chapel; Society Meetings (Choose SBA reps for new school year) 10:00 AM – Faculty/Staff Club Coffee; Whitfield Faculty Parlor 12:30 PM – BMC Ministerial Association Meeting; Lowrey Church Fellowship Hall 12:30 PM – Koinonia Meeting; Broach BSU
Thursday, February 16, 2017 – 3:30 PM – Alpha Chi Induction of New Members; Education 110 5:30 PM – Lady Topper Basketball vs. William Carey University; Tyler Gym 7:30 PM – Topper Basketball vs. William Carey University; Tyler Gym
Friday, February 17, 2017 – PREVIEW DAY 10:00 AM – Chapel; MLB Auditorium; 1:00 PM – Topper Baseball vs. Marian University; BNA Park, New Albany (2games) 12:00 PM – Topper & Lady Topper Tennis vs. Martin Methodist; New Albany 12:00 PM – Topper Softball vs. Talladega College; BNA Park, New Albany 4:00 PM – Topper Softball vs. Lyon College; BNA Park, New Albany
Saturday, February 18, 2017 – 11:00 PM – Topper Softball vs. Talladega College; BNA Park, New Albany 12:00 PM – Topper Baseball vs. Marian University; BNA Park, New Albany, MS (2 games) 1:00 PM – Lady Topper Basketball at Middle Georgia State College; Cochran, GA 3:00 PM – Topper Softball vs. Lyon College; BNA Park, New Albany 3:00 PM – Topper Basketball at Middle Georgia State College; Cochran, GA TEACHER INTERNSHIP
If you plan to enroll in teacher internship during the fall 2017 semester, you must fill out an application. Applications will be available Monday, February 6, through Friday, February 17. A required seminar will be held on Wednesday, February 22, at 2:45 p.m. in Room 108 of the Education Building.
NORMAL 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
SBA EXECUTIVE OFFICER ELECTIONS
Campaigns: February 22 Elections: March 1
If you are interested in running for SBA President, Vice President, or Secretary/Treasurer, see Christina Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org) for details.
FINANCIAL AID ANNOUNCEMENTS
Check out the Financial Aid Application Checklist, http://www.bmc.edu/fa_checklist.asp on the BMC website!! Includes information you need to apply for federal and state financial aid for 2017-18. Scholarship opportunities are also listed.
The 2017-18 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is available now. If you plan on being enrolled beginning August 2017, you must complete a FAFSA. https://fafsa.ed.gov/
Mississippi Residents-apply for State of Mississippi Financial Aid programs! http://riseupms.com/
SADIE HAWKINS BANQUET
Students, please join us for a Sadie Hawkins Banquet Monday, February 13 at 7:30 PM in the Ray Dining Hall. Menu will include Steak and Shrimp. There will be door prizes, live music and laughter. RSVP to 662.610.9927. The banquet is semi-formal.
The Campus Store will open from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday night in February. Coffee, iced coffee, snacks and treats with music and games available. Weekly discounts too! Come join the fun in the Campus Store.
The BMC Ministerial Association meets on Wednesdays at 12:30 in Lowrey Baptist Fellowship Hall. New ministerial students: please get an MA packet with application, 3 reference forms, and the Covenant to study and sign.
PARKING TICKETSParking Tickets are $25 for each violation.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bible Study sign-ups are available at the BSU. Sign up for Spring Conference. February 24-25. Speaker: Chuck Lawless. MSU BSU. Mission Banquet Thursday, March 2nd 6 PM. Tickets $25/each. Help support summer missions. Noonday Student led worship Mondays 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, Tuesday’s at 3:30 PM. Meet at the Library.
Ministry Opportunities (For detailed descriptions and positions see BSU job board/office). Lock-ins/D-nows: FBC Nettleton lock-in 2/17-18 FBC Hamilton (4 men, 4 women) 2/17-19 D-Now
1. Mt. Zion Cumberland Presbyterian is searching for a youth minister. Contact Jody Hill 662-685-4771 ext. 111 2. FBC Calhoun City is searching for a student pastor (male or female). You can come preach on a rotation if you like for now Wed. at 6:00PM. 3. Part-Time Youth Minister Steep Hollow Baptist 601-795-4638. Poplarville, MS 4. Part-Time Youth Minister Slayden Baptist Church. See job board. 5. Part-Time Youth position at Heartsong Church (north end of Ripley). Please send resumes and inquiries to Robert Lovett email@example.com 6. 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. 7. In Good Faith Baptist Church, Pontotoc-Interim Youth Minister. Contact Wiley Jenkins 662-488-7201(or pastor - Bro. Kevin Nichols 662-416-0714) 8. Music Minister needed at College Hill Heights in Oxford, MS. Hudson.firstname.lastname@example.org 662-832-6187
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