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Dunn Enjoys 50 Years of a Calling Fulfilled

Jul 1, 2015

Some people have deep roots in a community because of their family history. However, every now and then, you’ll come across an individual who has such an impact on residents that it seems like he was always a part of the neighborhood.

Alumnus Garry Jones: Education Pioneer

Jun 23, 2015

Full Sail University – an award-winning educational institution for those pursuing careers in the entertainment and media industry in areas including art and design; business, film and television; games, media and communications; music and recording; and web and technology. A university that is ...

BC Faculty, Staff Transitions

Jun 23, 2015

A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff were involved in a variety of professional distinctions and transitions during the spring of 2015.

Alumni Reunion in Charlottesville

Jun 22, 2015

Bluefield College alumni and friends from Greater Charlottesville are invited to the 29th Annual Alumni Reunion at the Gentry Farm, Saturday, July 11.

Summer '15 Fine Arts Community School

Jun 18, 2015

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for summer 2015, and featured on the schedule are two camps, a series of classes, a workshop, and private lessons.

President Olive Rescinds Resignation

May 28, 2015

Just two days after announcing his plans to step down as president of Bluefield College, Dr. David Olive has rescinded his resignation and decided to carry on the mission of the Virginia Baptist school.

Alumnus, Nobel Prize Winner John Nash Dies

May 27, 2015

Bluefield College alumnus and Nobel Prize-winning mathematician Dr. John Forbes Nash, Jr., whose struggle with schizophrenia was the inspiration for the Academy Award-winning film A Beautiful Mind, died May 23 along with his wife, Alicia, in a taxi crash on the New Jersey Turnpike.

Encouraging Human Service Providers

May 21, 2015

More than 50 local human service providers, who dedicate their lives to the health and welfare of others, had the tables turned on them, Friday, May 15, when Bluefield College hosted the group on campus for a daylong conference designed to support and strengthen their efforts.

BC Confers First Ever Master's Degrees

May 21, 2015

One hundred thirty-seven seniors accepted diplomas during Bluefield College’s 93rd Annual Spring Commencement, May 9, 2015. Some graduated cum laude, magna cum laude, even summa cum laude. Others graduated from the Honors Program. But, none were more notable or more historic than the four from ...

Info Sessions for Master's in Nursing

May 20, 2015

Bluefield College’s Board of Trustees recently approved the creation of a new master’s degree program in nursing, and during the months of May and June, the school will host a series of Town Hall Meetings to introduce the new program to the community.

Employees Earn Year-end Awards

May 19, 2015

Bluefield College honored its employees with a year-end faculty and staff awards ceremony, May 7, which included the presentation of two Distinguished Faculty Awards to Dr. Bob Boozer and Professor Mimi Merritt, a Distinguished Staff Award to Public Relations Director Chris Shoemaker, and a ...

BC Grads Urged to Pursue their Passion

May 18, 2015

One hundred thirty-seven Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas, Saturday, May 9, during the school’s 93rd Annual Spring Commencement, which also featured the conferring of the school’s first ever master’s degrees and the presentation of an Honorary Doctorate degree.

BC Earns National Award for Service

May 14, 2015

For the seventh year in a row, Bluefield College has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for its exemplary service efforts.

Students Celebrate 37th Mud Pig Day

May 14, 2015

It’s a tradition like none other -- one that has endured the tests of time for decades and with its embellished memories of origin and antics has become near legendary.

BC to Host Human Services Conference

May 14, 2015

Bluefield College will host a human services conference, Friday, May 15 from 8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. designed to support and encourage human service providers who are always attending to the health and welfare of others while seldom getting the chance to care for themselves.

BC Hosts Charles Photo Exhibit

May 8, 2015

Bluefield College will host a summer art exhibit, now through August 21, featuring the photography of Brian Charles.

Students Earn Academic Honors

May 7, 2015

Bluefield College recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence during its year-end Honors Convocation, April 22.

Browders Concert for BC Scholarship

May 6, 2015

The Gospel music band The Browders will perform live in concert, Sunday, May 10 at Zion Hill Baptist Church in Bluefield, Virginia.

BC Youth Theatre to Present Mermaid

May 6, 2015

Bluefield College Youth Theatre will present the Disney musical The Little Mermaid, Jr., Thursday, May 21 through Sunday, May 24.

Board Approves New Master's Degrees

May 6, 2015

Members of the Bluefield College Board of Trustees gathered for their annual spring business meetings, April 17-18, and during the two-day session the Board approved the launch of two new master’s degree programs, reviewed reports from college leadership, welcomed new trustees and honored ...

Netflix of Bible Studies Offered to BC

May 5, 2015

Bluefield College Partners with RightNow Media to Bring the BC Family the Netflix of Video Bible Studies

The Non-Sleeping Syndrome

Apr 29, 2015

The Generation of the Non-Sleepers

Coach Randy Fielder Resigns

Apr 29, 2015

Bluefield College coach Randy Fielder resigned as the softball team end its season. Fielder has been in charge of the team for the past three years, with a record of 15-115. Although Fielder may not have had the best record, he has helped the softball program grow.

ASL Course Wraps Up First Year at BC

Apr 29, 2015

Bluefield College is wrapping up its first school year ever in offering American Sign Language as a Modern Language requirement for Bachelor of Arts students.

Internships Offered for Student Benefit

Apr 27, 2015

Internships are an excellent chance for the students to get hands on feel for their career choice. This can enhance education for the youth and give them the tools they need to be successful in the competing career world.

The Stress to be a Senior

Apr 27, 2015

Being a Senior is not Always Fun

Rams' Tennis Finish 3-15

Apr 27, 2015

Bluefield College men's tennis team finishes season losing to Tennessee Wesleyan

Lilly for Target Madness

Apr 23, 2015

The much anticipated Lilly for Target collaboration between Lilly Pulitzer and Target was released last Sunday Apr. 19, 2015 on Target.com and in-stores. The limited collection is the latest collaboration between the mass retailer and a renowned fashion designer.

Colombian Expressions for Dummies

Apr 22, 2015

Being involved with some Colombians will always be fun

BC to Celebrate 37th Annual Mud Pig Day

Apr 21, 2015

It’s a tradition like none other -- one that has endured the tests of time for decades and with its embellished memories of origin and antics has become near legendary.

Ram Assumes New Role for 2015-16 Season

Apr 21, 2015

Robert Pinkston is looking forward to a bright final year of college hoops.

Missionaries Share Life with BC Students

Apr 20, 2015

Dwight and Mara Williams have a deep inclination for missions, having served in the field for more than 20 years, the majority in Spain, assisting with efforts to grow the Christian church and plant seeds of faith.

Senior Art Show Held From April 20-May 1

Apr 20, 2015

Bluefield College’s senior art students are showcasing their best and final pieces in the annual Senior Art Show from April 20 through May 1. "On the Wall" shows at the Bluefield Area Arts Center in Downtown Bluefield.

8th Annual Elswick 5k To Be Held Sept. 12

Apr 19, 2015

Jason Elswick was a Bluefield College student in the School of Education who had hopes of becoming a math teacher. Elswick who was on track to graduate in the spring of 2006, was unable to live out his dreams as he was tragically killed in a car wreck in October of 2005.

Four BC Ensembles in Spring Choral Gala

Apr 17, 2015

The Bluefield College Department of Music will present its traditional Spring Choral Gala, Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m. in Harman Chapel, featuring four of the school’s voice ensembles.

Cotton Patch Gospel to be Presented Spring 2015

Apr 15, 2015

By Rampage Writer: Amber Taylor-Inge   Springtime last year Bluefield College's Theater Department was in mid-production and preparation for its spring semester play:"Cotton Patch Gospel." Three weeks into the plays preparation, Associate Professor of Theatre Arts, Charles Reese made a ...

2015 SPRING ART SHOW

Apr 15, 2015

The upcoming Spring Student Art Show for Bluefield College's art and graphic communication students will give the student body and the community a chance to observe hard work and talent.

SGA ELECTIONS TO BE HELD

Apr 15, 2015

Student Government Association (SGA) is holding elections for officers beginning in late April.

Blue Mountain Brings Music, Art Show to BC

Apr 14, 2015

Chamber music will meet abstract art in a unique multimedia presentation titled Galleria Seasons, Tuesday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m., inside Bluefield College’s Harman Chapel Auditorium.

Alumni Remember Dean Dan with 10K

Apr 14, 2015

For the second year in a row, alumni and friends from Bluefield College formed a running troupe called Team Dean Dan to compete in the Ukrop’s Monument Avenue 10K in Richmond, Virginia.

Outdoor Concert: Blue Jeans and Bands

Apr 14, 2015

Bluefield College will conclude its month-long Celebration of Appalachia festivities with casual concert, titled “Blue Jeans and Bands” and featuring the BC Concert and Jazz Bands, Friday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m.

Dorm Closing May Increase Charges

Apr 13, 2015

Women occupying Cruise Hall are being forced to live in either East River or the Bluestone Commons for fall semester of 2015, while next year other students may face increased campus housing costs if the Board of Trustees finalizes the plan in their meeting this month.

BC Welcomes New VP for Academics

Apr 10, 2015

Bluefield College has invited a new vice president for academic affairs to lead its next phase of curriculum growth. Dr. Marshall E. Flowers, Jr. will join the BC family July 1, 2015 and bring with him 37 years of experience in Christian higher education administration.

Rams Softball Gets First Conference Win

Apr 10, 2015

Bluefield College Softball split a doubleheader with Point University to get their first conference win of the year by winning the second game 6-3.

Rough Times When Paying For School

Apr 10, 2015

The Fantasies and Challenges of Being an International Student at BC

Youth Theatre Little Mermaid Auditions

Apr 10, 2015

Bluefield Youth Theatre at Bluefield College is accepting enrollment for its spring production of the Disney musical The Little Mermaid, Jr.

BC to Make History at Spring Commencement

Apr 9, 2015

Bluefield College will celebrate a significant chapter of its history during Spring Commencement, May 9, 2015: the awarding of its first-ever masters’ degrees.

Classical Guitarist to Perform at BC

Apr 8, 2015

American guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, improviser and composer Trevor Babb will bring his award-winning classical and electric guitar show to Bluefield College, Thursday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel Auditorium.

Appalachian Festival Features Health Fair

Apr 8, 2015

As part of its daylong Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 11, Bluefield College will host a health fair, sponsored by Clinch Valley Health and featuring free health screenings from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Students Style Soles for Needy Kids

Apr 8, 2015

It wasn’t your typical student activity at Bluefield College, not even the usual BC community outreach program. But, that’s what students have come accustomed to when they gather each spring to “style soles” for needy kids.