June 10: COVID19 Update for Employees

June 10: COVID19 Update for Employees

Wed Jun 10, 2020 at 12:00 AM

BRAZOSPORT COLLEGE 2020 VIRTUAL COMMENCEMENT

Brazosport College is excited to celebrate the graduation of over 600 students on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. with a virtual commencement ceremony!  The virtual commencement ceremony begins at 10:00 a.m. with a pre-show countdown celebration at 9:30 a.m.

The virtual ceremony will be held on the College’s website www.brazosport.edu/commencement.

Members of the 2020 class, their friends, families and BC Gators everywhere are invited to watch online and offer their congratulations during the ceremony by using #bcgators20 on Twitter and Instagram.

Brazosport College President Millicent Valek, college administration, faculty and staff are excited to celebrate this milestone with all our 2020 graduates.

Brazosport College hired VEGO Pictures to produce this year’s virtual commencement. VEGO Pictures is a full-service digital production and marketing company from Los Angeles, CA with experience producing American Idol, Coachella, The X Factor USA, Golden Globe Awards, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Ellen’s Game of Games and many more.

CAMPUS ACCESS AND JOGGING TRAIL ACCESS

We want to remind everyone that Brazosport College is still in altered operations and access to campus still requires Vice President and EPG approval.

Anyone visiting campus only to use the jogging trail or tennis courts should park in the Center for Arts and Sciences parking lot at the front of campus. The red and blue lots are closed. 

Campus buildings, facilities and restrooms are not available to the public.

COVID-19 EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE FOR STUDENTS

COVID-19 Emergency Assistance is still available, so please encourage your students to apply!  The simplest way for students to check their eligibility is to open their D2L account and see if they are enrolled in the course called COVID-19 Emergency Assistance.  If they see it, all they have to do is follow the links and complete the survey application. It is that simple.

In your communications with students, please feel free to utilize the verbiage below.

COVID-19 Emergency Assistance

Students, you may be eligible to apply for COVID-19 Emergency Assistance to cover expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to COVID-19 (including expenses such as food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, child care and transportation). Check your eligibility by logging on to D2L to see if you have access to the course, COVID-19 Emergency Assistance to access the application for assistance.

If you are eligible, you immediately will be able to access the COVID-19 Emergency Assistance application through your D2L account. All applications are reviewed on a first come, first serve basis.

For more information on COVID-19 Emergency Assistance visit www.brazosport.edu/coronavirus/CARESAct.

EDC VIRTUAL “COFFEE WITH COLLEAGUES” TOMORROW

Join the EDC for a virtual “Coffee with Colleagues” via Zoom. This is a great opportunity to stay connected with campus as we’re all working remotely.

The meetings will begin at 9 a.m.

  • June 11, 2020 
  • June 18, 2020
  • June 25, 2020

Please download and import the following iCalendar (.ics) files to your calendar system.

Weekly: https://zoom.us/meeting/tJMud-6qrTsqGNTKZd_NtDCcTs6nXeDPPT3I/ics?icsToken=98tyKuCvrTstGNeVsBuHRowEA4igKOrztmJfjY1ptyXhPA5HRiD1AvEUPIp6NOjg

Join Zoom Meeting

https://zoom.us/j/97307230020?pwd=MVBFQjN4SW5XMVc0NnNZeksxQXZWUT09

Meeting ID: 973 0723 0020

Dial by your location

346 248 7799 US (Houston)

Meeting ID: 973 0723 0020

REGISTRATION OPEN FOR SUMMER II AND FALL CLASSES

Register online at mybc.brazosport.edu.

With Summer 2020 courses being moved to an online and remote format, the $40 online course fee will be waived, but please note that all other course fees still apply.

If you need assistance paying for classes, contact BC’s Financial Aid Department by email at finaid@brazosport.edu.

The College is fully staffed, working remotely and closely monitoring email accounts. Plan ahead and save time by reaching out to our e-counselor services. E-counselor services are available from Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Fridays.

Dual Credit students needing registration assistance can email dualcredit@brazosport.edu or call 979.230.3633 to speak with a dual credit counselor. More information can be found at on the dual credit page.

MyBC access issues? You will need your 6 digit PIN to reset your password at password.brazosport.edu or helpdesk@brazosport.edu or 979.230.3266

For more information, visit www.brazosport.edu/choose or call (979) 230-3000.

FOOD PICK UP AT THE COURTYARD GRILL

Tommy’s will continue to offer a to-go style menu next week. This is only for the limited number of people approved to be on campus, so please do not come to campus just to purchase food. Food will need to be ordered via phone and paid by credit card.

SCHEDULE

Monday –Thursday
Lunch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Please call 979.230.3125 to place your order and pay by credit card only.

Bags with first name and last initial will be placed on tables at the entrance to the Grill. Staff will be out front to validate pick-ups.

MENU & PRICES
Baskets include choice of French Fries or Tater Tots
1/4LB Angus Cheeseburger $7.50
1/2LB Angus Cheeseburger $8.50
Grilled Chicken Sandwich $8.50
BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich $6.50
Chicken Tenders $7.50

Individual Hot Sandwich or Wrap
Philly Cheese Steak $7.00
Chicken Fajita $7.00

Hot Meals
Monday: Snapper with Mango Salsa, Rice & Asparagus $7.50

Tuesday: 3 Crispy Beef Tacos, Rice, Beans, Chips & Salsa $7.50

Wednesday: Chicken Tenders, Mashed Potatoes & Carrots $7.50

Thursday: Fried Catfish Fillets, Mac & Cheese with Green Beans $7.50

Bottled Drinks
Coke – Diet Coke – Sprite – Dr Pepper – Water $2.00

Prices include sales tax
Please allow 15-minute preparation time