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Music Alumni Return for Concerts

Apr 15, 2014

Twenty-one Bluefield College music alumni spanning five decades of graduating classes gathered on campus, March 28-30, for a three-day Alumni Choir Reunion, featuring two Alumni Choir concerts.

BC Celebrates Appalachian Culture

Apr 15, 2014

As part of its annual "Celebration of Appalachia," Bluefield College hosted its Third Annual Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 12, featuring bluegrass music, artisan and food merchants, book sales and signings, art exhibits, and a host of other family fun.

Students Ready for 36th Mud Pig Day

Apr 15, 2014

A greasy waterslide. A murky mud pit. Inflatable games. Unique competitions. Contemporary Christian music. And, tons of recreation, relaxation and otherfun. Ask any Bluefield College student what all of these things have in common, and they won’t hesitate to tell you about one of BC’s most ...

Cloverton Christian Band Coming to BC

Apr 14, 2014

With a musical message of non-conformity and being faithful to God’s calling, award-winning contemporary Christian band Cloverton will perform live in concert on the campus of Bluefield College, Thursday, April 24 at 7 p.m.

Three Groups in BC Spring Choral Concert

Apr 3, 2014

The Bluefield College Department of Music will host its annual Spring Choral Concert, Saturday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel, spotlighting three of the school’s voice ensembles: Variations, Praise Singers, and Bluefield Singers.

Students Style Soles for Needy Kids

Apr 3, 2014

Bluefield College students rallied together, March 20, to “style soles” and to provide new shoes for children in need.

Students to Unveil 21st Bluestone Review

Apr 3, 2014

Bluefield College will unveil the 21st edition of its Bluestone Review during a public reading and reception, Thursday, April 10 at 7 p.m.

Concert and Jazz Bands Plan Concert

Mar 31, 2014

Bluefield College will host its annual Spring Instrumental Music Concert, featuring performances by its Concert Band and Jazz Band, Tuesday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

Masterworks, Orchestra Concert

Mar 31, 2014

Bluefield College’s Masterworks Chorale, featuring dozens of voices from both the college and the community, will perform its annual spring concert, Tuesday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

Global Education Week with Doc Greenberg's Jazz

Mar 28, 2014

Bluefield College will host a weeklong series of lectures, presentations, workshops, readings, films and concerts, Monday, March 31 through Saturday, April 5, designed to increase global cultural awareness and to “bring the world to BC students and the community.”

Students Featured in Spring Art Show

Mar 28, 2014

The works of Bluefield College art students will be on display during a year-end art show on campus, April 11-24.

BC Denounces Flawed Atlantic Article

Mar 27, 2014

A recent article posted on TheAtlantic.com claims certain colleges are a waste of money, but a quick look at the author’s research methods and the data used to draw the conclusions shows that the story, itself, is a big waste of time.

Men’s Basketball Team Best Ever

Mar 26, 2014

The Rams men’s basketball team is 13-11 (6-10 in conference play).

BC Students Spread Word of Christ

Mar 26, 2014

Bluefield College students took a trip to Spain during spring break in hopes of sharing their knowledge about Jesus.

Ram Baseball is Flying High

Mar 26, 2014

The Bluefield College Rams are on cloud nine after a sensational opening third to the spring season.

Some Local Restaurants Offer Student Discounts

Mar 26, 2014

College students struggle with different aspects of life during their collegiate career.

Thought of the Day: You are Blessed

Mar 26, 2014

Are you having a rough day? Did you have a “bad day” yesterday? Maybe you will have one tomorrow.

Rams Men’s Tennis Team Falls Short to No. 20 Bears

Mar 26, 2014

BLUEFIELD, VA- Bluefield College men’s tennis team faced tough competition to start in Mid-South Conference play against nationally ranked University of Pikeville.

The Oscars 2014: A Night of Successfully Predicted Winners

Mar 26, 2014

“Gravity” shines with the most wins of the night, while “12 Years a Slave” and “Dallas Buyers Club” pick up the major acting nomination awards.

BC Theatre's Cotton Patch Postponed

Mar 26, 2014

Bluefield College Theatre's production of Cotton Patch Gospel, April 6-9, has been postponed due to circumstances beyond control. We apologize for the late notice and any inconvenience this may have caused our theatre followers. Please stay connected to bluefield.edu for a make-up date.

Bluefield Athletics Reaches Out to Community

Mar 26, 2014

As a Christian college community, Bluefield College has worked toward student, faculty and staff involvement in the area to offer services and help people.

BC to Publish New Alumni Directory

Mar 26, 2014

Bluefield College will introduce a new Alumni Directory this spring, featuring the latest biographical data on BC grads, photos and essays submitted by former students, and an historical overview of the school.

Run the Monument 10K for Dean Dan

Mar 21, 2014

A group of alumni from Bluefield College have formed a running team called “Team Dean Dan” to compete in the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K in Richmond, Virginia, Saturday, March 29. However, the team members are not so much concerned about how they’ll compete or finish in the 10K, but ...

Thorburn to Bring Harp Solos to BC

Mar 21, 2014

Harpist Colleen Potter Thorburn will present a faculty recital entitled “Twentieth-Century Harp Showpieces” on Tuesday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. in Bluefield College’s Harman Chapel.

Blue Mountain, BC to Host WV Symphony

Mar 20, 2014

Blue Mountain Performing Arts will present its first spring event of the 2013-2014 season with a concert by West Virginia’s premier performing arts organization, the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra, Saturday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. at Bluefield High School.

BC Slates Five Open House Events

Mar 14, 2014

Prospective college students are invited to explore not only a career, but also their calling by attending at least one of five Winter and Spring Open House events at Bluefield College, February 21, February 22, March 26, April 5 and April 13-14.

BC Athletes Are Champs of Character

Mar 14, 2014

When it comes to advancing character-driven intercollegiate athletics, Bluefield College champions the cause, according to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), who recently named BC a Champions of Character Five Star Institution.

BC Earns Military Friendly Distinction

Mar 14, 2014

Bluefield College has been selected as a top military-friendly school by Military Advanced Education (MAE).

BC Theatre to Present Almost, Maine

Mar 13, 2014

Bluefield College Theatre will present the delightful romantic comedy, Almost, Maine, Friday and Saturday, March 21-22.

BC Honors '98-'99 Men's Basketball Team

Mar 7, 2014

They may not have had the most wins in a season. They didn’t even claim a championship or title, but the 1998-1999 Bluefield College men’s basketball team is by far one of the most memorable in BC history.

Education Students Get Hands-on Training

Mar 6, 2014

When students in Bluefield College’s Teacher Education Program completed their studies and graduated this past fall, they did so with more than just knowledge obtained from books and lectures.

BC Music Students Touring Virginia

Mar 6, 2014

Bluefield College is taking its music show on the road. The talented singers in BC’s select student voice ensembles, Variations and Praise Singers, will begin a five day tour across Virginia, March 13-17, featuring performances at six Virginia Baptist churches.

Bluefield College Heading Back to AAC

Mar 3, 2014

It’s Homecoming at Bluefield College, but the BC family is not celebrating the return of former students to campus, but instead the return of the college’s intercollegiate athletic teams to a friendly and familiar place -- the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC).

Youth Theatre to Present Narnia

Feb 28, 2014

Bluefield College Youth Theatre will present the classic C.S. Lewis fantasy The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Thursday, March 13 through Sunday, March 16.

Former Ram Omar Reed Ballin' in Japan

Feb 27, 2014

Former Bluefield College Rams basketball player Omar “Juice” Reed is continuing his professional career on the hard court, now with the Yokohama B-Corsairs of the National Basketball League, the topflight professional basketball league in Japan.

BC Slates Kids Basketball Clinic

Feb 25, 2014

The Bluefield College Rams Booster Club, in conjunction with the Rams and Lady Rams basketball teams, will host a free kids basketball clinic for all ages, Saturday, March 1 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Dome Gymnasium.

Music Alumni Invited to Reunion, Concert

Feb 25, 2014

Former Bluefield College music students are invited to participate in a three-day Alumni Choir Reunion, Friday, March 28 through Sunday, March 30, featuring two days of concert performances directed by BC music alumnus and longtime choral director Dr. Tim Sharp.

Public Art Sculpture Coming to BC

Feb 18, 2014

A community united together, sharing its hopes and dreams, connected to and supporting one another. That’s the theme of “Bluefield Rising Together,” a public art project for and about the Greater Bluefield community on the campus of Bluefield College, March 16 through April 11, and featuring ...

Alumna, Staffer Jacque Oblinger Dies

Feb 17, 2014

Jacquelyn “Jacque” Pero Oblinger, a 1948 Bluefield College graduate who returned to work for her alma mater in the late 1970s after a distinguished career in broadcast journalism, died February 14, 2014 in Wytheville, Virginia.

BC Theatre Opener Moved to Feb. 15

Feb 12, 2014

The opening night of Bluefield College Theatre’s presentation of Tennessee Williams’ classic of the American stage, The Glass Menagerie, originally scheduled for Thursday, February 13 has been moved to Saturday, February 15 due to the region’s winter storm, which closed the college February ...

BC to Honor '98-'99 Men's Basketball Team

Feb 11, 2014

Fifteen years ago this spring, the 1998-’99 Bluefield College men’s basketball team made history. The milestone: an upset win over nationally ranked number three Southern Oregon University in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Division II National Tournament -- a feat ...

BC Theatre to Present Glass Menagerie

Jan 31, 2014

Bluefield College Theatre will present Tennessee Williams’ classic of the American stage, The Glass Menagerie, Thursday, February 13 through Sunday, February 16.

BC Releases Fall '13 President's, Dean's Lists

Jan 31, 2014

Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the fall 2013 academic semester.

Winter Blast Features Snow Fun and Faith

Jan 31, 2014

Three hundred fifty-five youth from across the region stormed the campus of Bluefield College, January 18-19, for the school’s two-day extreme winter worship weekend known as Winter Blast.

Submit Your Works to BC's Bluestone Review

Jan 30, 2014

Bluefield College invites BC students and members of the community to submit works to the 21st edition of The Bluestone Review.

BC Mourns the Loss of Friend Lisa Carr

Jan 29, 2014

Lisa Carr, wife of former Bluefield College vice president for advancement, Tom Carr, passed away Sunday, January 26 in Searcy, Arkansas, after a long and courageous battle against cancer.

Employees Earn Professional Distinctions

Jan 28, 2014

A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff earned a variety of professional distinctions during the fall of 2013.

Students Rally for MLK Day of Service

Jan 24, 2014

Service: it’s a way of life at Bluefield College, a time-honored core value, a part of the school’s mission statement, and integrated heavily into students’ overall academic experience.

Former BC Dean Succumbs to Cancer

Jan 24, 2014

After nearly three years of battling a rare soft tissue cancer, Bluefield College alumnus and former BC dean of students Dan Bowman has succumbed to the disease, passing away Thursday, January 23.

Fine Arts Classes for Community

Jan 17, 2014

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2014 semester.