BSC offering course working with quail populations

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Bainbridge State College students will have a unique opportunity during the fall semester to ensure future conservation of Northern bobwhite quail, Georgia’s official state game bird. Bainbridge State Associate Professor of Biology Jenny Harper is scheduled to offer Research and Documentation Methods (RSCH 110) that will give students real experience in the world of game management. Students who enroll in the fall course could earn two credit hours while learning more about wildlife conservation and biological fieldwork. Most of the research and documentation will be…

BSC’s commencement will mark 40th Anniversary

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Pemberton remembers his commencement, after 13 years as a BSC student When graduates of the Bainbridge State College Class of 2014 walk across the stage on Saturday, May 10, some of them may recount how many semesters or even years it took them to finish their degrees. For many of the Bainbridge State graduates, studying sometimes had to take a secondary role to work and family obligations. But there is one graduate in the College’s 40-year history when then-College President Edward Mobley stopped the commencement…

38 BSC students inducted into National Technical Honor Society

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While standing along with family members and friends, or standing alone and recounting the memory of a loved one, 38 Bainbridge State College students were recently inducted into the National Technical Honor Society in a ceremony where the inductees honored those who have impacted them the most. Honor Society inductees were individually introduced to the audience and given certificates, then they invited individuals up to be recognized as well for their support of each student. Many students recognized their family members and friends, while a…

High-schoolers compete in essay contest

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By AMIE SEIDMAN Assistant Professor of English About 60 area students competed in the 28th Annual Bainbridge State College Essay Competition for high school juniors and seniors on April 15 at the Charles H. Kirbo Regional Center. All the students were required to write a spontaneous essay of 600 to 700 words within a two-hour period. The students were asked to pick one of four topics to write about. First-place winner Haley Farmer, a junior at Bainbridge High School, won a $300 scholarship to Bainbridge…

BSC students ‘Make a Date’ with Mother Nature

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Members of the Bainbridge State College Social Science Club “made a date” with Mother Nature by planting a dozen Medjool date seedlings in honor of this year’s Arbor Day. Students planted the young seedlings in the wilderness area surrounding the College’s main campus in Bainbridge to help make up for the loss of animal habitat caused by expansion of the campus. “The college’s administration is fully committed to saving every tree possible, but the expansion of the campus has inevitably led to the loss of…

BSC students earned coveted award at Model UN

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At the Model United Nations in New York City are, from the left, Bainbridge State College Associate Professor of History and club sponsor, Dr. David Nelson; and Bainbridge State College students Emma Sainbayar of Bainbridge, Jonathan North of Donalsonville, Alea Simmons of Cairo, Cassandra Williams of Attapulgus and Alan Kimbrel of Colquitt. Bainbridge State College’s five-student delegation brought home a coveted award, proving they are leaders among hundreds of other college and university students from across the world during their recent participation in the National…

Visitation Day allows students, parents to discover BSC

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Bainbridge State College student ambassador Sina Moreno of Bainbridge, who is pursuing an associates in math, answers questions for Megan and Tracie Phillips of Climax, who said Moreno was helpful in answering their questions and showing them what college life at Bainbridge State would be like. There is at least one thing Kevin Vance of Cairo wants his daughter, MeKenna, to get out of college – a good education. Granted, that is the hope of many parents. But Vance is trying to impart the college-related…

Course Evaluations Now Open

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Course evaluations for Fall 2014 courses are now open.  You may access them at http://evaluations.bainbridge.edu You will need your BCID and current PIN to login.  Evaluations close at midnight the evening before finals begin.

Partnerships paying off, in many ways

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Partnerships between Bainbridge’s Zaxby’s restaurant and local educational institutions are paying off, and paying off in ways far beyond just the bottom line. For Bainbridge State College’s Student Government Association, it plans to give a deserving student the association’s first scholarship later this year after raising enough money during its monthly Zaxby’s nights, College officials said. For the Decatur County Board of Education and its affiliates, such programs as the high school cheerleaders, Junior ROTC, student recognition programs and many others, the fund-raising programs and…

Advanced Placement for Nursing applications due May 5

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Nursing combines the art of caring with the science of health care for one of the most in-demand, high-growth career opportunities available. The Bainbridge State College Associate of Science Degree in Nursing Program welcomes your interest in the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) advance placement track and invites applications from all qualified individuals. This is a three-semester program, aimed at persons holding a certified, unrestricted LPN license interested in advancing their career, which begins annually in the summer semester with…


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