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December 4, 2016
This week at a glance….......

Sunday, December 4, 2016 –
      8:00 PM – Study Break; Paschal Student Center (SUB)

Monday, December 5, 2016 – Exam Week
      9:00 AM – 1st period MWF classes exams
      1:30 PM – 1st period TR classes exams
      5:00 PM – 8th & 9th period M classes exams

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 – Exam Week
      9:00 AM – 2nd period MWF classes exams
      1:30 PM – 2nd period TR classes exams
      5:00 PM – 8th & 9th period T classes exams

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 – Exam Week
      9:00 AM – 3rd period MWF classes exams
      1:30 PM – 3rd period TR classes exams

Thursday, December 8, 2016 – Exam Week
      9:00 AM – 4th period MWF classes exams
      1:30 PM – 4th period TR classes exams
      1:30 PM – 5th period TR classes exams
      5:00 PM – 8th & 9th period R classes exams

Friday, December 9, 2016 – Exam Week
      9:00 AM – 5th period MWF classes exams
      1:30 PM – 6th period TR classes exams
      3:00 PM – Dorms close

Saturday, December 10, 2016 –
      2:00 PM – Women’s Basketball at Freed-Hardeman; Henderson, TN
      4:00 PM – Men’s Basketball at Freed-Hardeman; Henderson, TN

OFFICE OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Just a friendly reminder that your account balance was due on December 1, 2016. You will not be able to view your grades until your account has been cleared in the Business Office. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 662.685.4771 Ext. 133 or email Pam Pharr at ppharr@bmc.edu.

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.

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

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.
BSU T-shirts $10 Teal or Tangerine.

Ministry Opportunities (For detailed descriptions and positions see job board/office).
1. 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.
2. Part-Time Youth Minister Steep Hollow Baptist 601-795-4638. Poplarville, MS
3. Part-Time Youth Minister Slayden Baptist Church. See job board.
4. Part-Time Youth position at Heartsong Church (north end of Ripley). Please send resumes and inquiries to Robert Lovett bluevista@yahoo.com
5. 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.
6. In Good Faith Baptist Church, Pontotoc-Interim Youth Minister. Contact Wiley Jenkins 662-488-7201(or pastor - Bro. Kevin Nichols 662-416-0714)
7. Music Minister needed at College Hill Heights in Oxford, MS. Hudson.j.anthony@gmail.com 662-832-6187

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November 20, 2016
This week at a glance….......

Sunday, November 20, 2016 –
      2:00 PM – Community Thanksgiving Service; MLB Auditorium

Monday, November 21, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – No classes; Administrative Offices OPEN
      5:30 PM – Women’s Basketball at Williams Baptist; Walnut Ridge, AR
      6:00 PM – Men’s Basketball at Arkansas Pine-Bluff; Pine Bluff, AR

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – No classes; Administrative Offices OPEN
      7:00 PM – Men’s Basketball at Alcorn State University; Lorman, MS

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – No classes; Administrative Offices OPEN
      12:00 PM – Administrative Offices close

Thursday, November 24, 2016 – THANKSGIVING DAY
      8:00 AM – No classes; Administrative Offices CLOSED

Friday, November 25, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – No classes; Administrative Offices CLOSED

Saturday, November 26, 2016 –

OFFICE OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS

Just a friendly reminder that your account balance is due on or before December 1, 2016. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 662.685.4771 Ext. 133 or email Pam Pharr at ppharr@bmc.edu.

Thank you in advance for you payment.

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.

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

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.
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.

Ministry Opportunities (For detailed descriptions and positions see job board/office).
1. 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.
2. Part-Time Youth Minister Steep Hollow Baptist 601-795-4638. Poplarville, MS
3. Part-Time Youth Minister Slayden Baptist Church. See job board.
4. Part-Time Youth position at Heartsong Church (north end of Ripley). Please send resumes and inquiries to Robert Lovett bluevista@yahoo.com
5. 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.
6. In Good Faith Baptist Church, Pontotoc-Interim Youth Minister. Contact Wiley Jenkins 662-488-7201(or pastor - Bro. Kevin Nichols 662-416-0714)
7. Music Minister needed at College Hill Heights in Oxford, MS. Hudson.j.anthony@gmail.com 662-832-6187

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November 6, 2016
This week at a glance….......

Sunday, November 6, 2016 –
      2:00 AM – Daylight Savings Time ends; Set your clocks back 1 hour

Monday, November 7, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – Leave BMC for Prayer Rally at the capitol
      10:00 AM – CHAPEL (ALL Students); MLB Auditorium;
      7:00 PM – Women’s JV Basketball vs. Jackson State CC; Tyler Gym
      8:30 PM – Men’s JV Basketball vs. Jackson State CC; Tyler Gym

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 –
      1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Test; TLC
      2:30 PM – Dean’s Council Meeting; Lowrey Admin Conference Room 27
      6:00 PM – Women’s Basketball vs. Williams Baptist College; Tyler Gym

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 –
      10:00 AM – Club Meetings
      12:30 PM – Koinonia Meeting; Broach BSU
      12:30 PM – Ministerial Association Meeting; Lowrey Fellowship Hall
      1:30 PM – Computer Proficiency Test; TLC

Thursday, November 10, 2016 –
      5:00 PM – Delta Kappa Gamma Meeting; Education Building Room 110

Friday, November 11, 2016 –
      10:00 AM – CHAPEL (ALL Students); MLB Auditorium;
      1:30 PM – CLEP/DSST Testing; SUB Testing Center (Lower level)
      6:00 PM – Women’s Basketball at Jackson State University; Jackson, MS
      6:00 PM – Men’s Basketball at Brescia University; McKenzie, TN

Saturday, November 12, 2016 –
      8:00 AM – Dyslexia Class; FW 113 & 217
      8:00 AM – Spring Hill College Fall Bowling Tournament; Mobile, AL (Day 1)
      2:00 PM – Men’s Basketball at Bryan College; McKenzie, TN

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.

FINANCIAL AID ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Office of Financial Aid is sponsoring a FAFSA Fiesta! This will be an opportunity for you to begin your FAFSA for 2017-18.
• BYOL – Bring Your Own Laptop! This will speed up the process and allow us to help more students.
• Know your verified FSA ID –username and password (all students have one)
The FAFSA is required for all students so let’s get started on it now! Come join in on the fun and the nachos and take the hassle out of applying for your FAFSA.
      Who: All students planning to attend college in Fall 2017
                        What: FAFSA Fiesta
                  Where: SUB-Upper Level
      When: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Thursday, November 17
   Why: Begin the process for completing a 2017-18 FAFSA

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

Missions Madness- Thursday, Nov. 10th 7PM at the BSU
Required Sentinel Training for all interested in a foreign mission trip any time in 2016-2017. Nov. 12 at BSU.
Prime Time with Ken Hester Tuesday, November 15th at 7:30PM
Sign up for Mission Arlington by Nov. 8th! Cost $160. Dec. 9-16
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.
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.

Ministry Opportunities
(For detailed descriptions and positions see job board/office).
1. 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.
2. Part-Time Youth Minister Steep Hollow Baptist 601-795-4638. Poplarville, MS
3. Part-Time Youth Minister Slayden Baptist Church. See job board.
4. Part-Time Youth position at Heartsong Church (north end of Ripley). Please send resumes and inquiries to Robert Lovett bluevista@yahoo.com
5. 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.
6. In Good Faith Baptist Church, Pontotoc-Interim Youth Minister. Contact Wiley Jenkins 662-488-7201(or pastor - Bro. Kevin Nichols 662-416-0714)
7. Music Minister needed at College Hill Heights in Oxford, MS. Hudson.j.anthony@gmail.com 662-832-6187

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