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Students displeased with Rafter360 program

Apr 12, 2016

Five out of six BC students asked are irritated by the prospect of having to pay an opt out fee for the new Rafter360 program. The fee is estimated to be a 50-90 percent reduction of the $390 book fee and varies depending on each student’s particular funding, credit hours, tuition, and room and ...

SGA to Hold Elections April 13

Apr 12, 2016

The Student Government Association holds elections for officers and senators

Music Students Slate Two Spring Concerts

Apr 8, 2016

Bluefield College will host two spring music concerts featuring two of its instrumental ensembles in a Blue Jeans and Bands show, April 21, and two of its vocal groups in a Spring Choral Concert, April 24.

BC Online Programs Among Best in Virginia

Apr 7, 2016

Bluefield College has been recognized as one of the best online colleges in Virginia by OnlineColleges.net.

Appalachian Festival Moved to Dome

Apr 5, 2016

Bluefield College will host its traditional daylong Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 9, but with the forecast for cold and possibly snowy weather, the event has been moved from outside on the campus quad to inside the Dome Gymnasium.

SACSCOC redemption hoped

Apr 5, 2016

Tuesday April 5th, 2016 Bluefield College welcomed the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), with open arms to review their progress. The college’s Board of Trustees, staff, and faculty members are excited about the outcome.

Standing Up for Equal Pay

Apr 5, 2016

Five members of the United States women's professional soccer team filed a lawsuit against the United States Soccer Federation. The group, including Alex Morgan, Hope Solo, and Carly Lloyd, filed under the action of wage discrimination. The payment comparison between the United States men's team ...

BC Men's Tennis Upsets Milligan College

Apr 5, 2016

Bluefield College men’s tennis made program history with an upset against Milligan College.   The Rams competed against the Buffaloes in a home conference match back on March 24 and came away on top, 6-3. The two teams have contended seven times as far back as the 2009-10 season. ...

BC's Art Club will sell handmade crafts at the Appalachian Festival

Apr 5, 2016

The Bluefield College Art Club is bringing back pinwheels for this year Appalachian Festival.

The Student Government Awaits Nominees Before Moving Forward

Apr 5, 2016

SGA Saga Continues

RAFTER360, THE LAST BC ADDITION TO CAMPUS

Apr 5, 2016

BC features Rafter360 service starting next academic year.

Auction to Aid New Opportunity School

Apr 4, 2016

The New Opportunity School for Women at Bluefield College will host a live and silent auction at the BC Dome, Saturday, April 23.

Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar

Apr 4, 2016

Bluefield College alumni took time away from their work and family to invest in the lives of current BC students during a recent Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar on campus.

Rwandan Speaker Keys Global Emphasis Week

Apr 4, 2016

Bluefield College will host a weeklong series of lectures, presentations, films and other activities, April 11-15, designed to increase global cultural awareness and featuring a keynote address from Anne Gahongayire, secretary general of the Supreme Court of Kigali, Rwanda.

Come Spend a Night on the Hill

Apr 3, 2016

Accepted or admitted students of Bluefield College are invited to a special “Night on the Hill” open house event for prospective students, Sunday and Monday, April 17-18.

BC Theatre to Present Jane Eyre

Apr 1, 2016

Bluefield College Theatre will present a stage adaptation of Charlotte Bronte’s classic English gothic novel Jane Eyre, Thursday through Sunday, April 14-17.

It's 2016 and women are still evil witches

Mar 29, 2016

Twitter was on fire yesterday afternoon thanks to a cheating scandal involving R&B singer Kehlani, her ex-boyfriend rapper PartyNextDoor and her now boyfriend Cleveland Cavaliers’ point guard Kyrie Irving.

BC Earns 'A' Rating for Core Curriculum

Mar 23, 2016

For the third year in a row, Bluefield College has earned an “A” rating from the American Council of Trustees and Alumni for its outstanding core curriculum -- a prestigious recognition reserved for a mere 22 colleges and universities in the nation in 2015-‘16.

BC Pact to Provide Mobile Dental Care

Mar 23, 2016

Bluefield College recently signed an agreement with Just Compassion, Inc. to help provide dental care services to low-income children and families in Southwest Virginia.

Bluefield College Men's Basketball Places Seventh at NCCAA Nationals

Mar 22, 2016

Bluefield College Men’s Basketball Places Seventh at Nationals Anastasiia Pavlyukova Rampage Sports Writer   The Bluefield College men’s basketball team placed seventh in the National Christian College Athletic Association National Tournament last week in Winona Lake, ...

BC in pursuit of a Women's Lacrosse team

Mar 22, 2016

President Dr. Olive is currently awaiting approval from the athletic boosters for funding of the coach's salary. The plan is for the coach to be brought on the next academic year and begin recruiting during the fall and spring semester and begin playing the 2017-18 school year.

Confusion clearing up on campus disc golf links

Mar 22, 2016

Disc golf was added to Bluefield College in the fall of 2015 students during this period and has had issues with following the course layout and finding out were to start throwing the disc from.

BC to switch over to Rafter 360

Mar 22, 2016

Beginning next fall, Bluefield College will no longer partner with MBS Direct. Due to faculty concerns about students not obtaining their textbooks and suffering academically as a result, the BC executive leaders have been exploring the possibility of a new partnership with Rafter 360. Ashley ...

"Room"; reminds us of the strongest bonds

Mar 22, 2016

"Room" is undoubtedly the biggest tearjerker movie of this season. If any film could define the phrase "all the feels," it is definitely this one.

SGA urges students to be involved in elections

Mar 22, 2016

The elections for the Student Government Association are to officially be held on April 13 during the chapel service on campus at Bluefield College, and the current SGA is urging students to take the election seriously.

Free Healthy Living Workshop at BC

Mar 21, 2016

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School (FACS) will offer a unique workshop entitled “Retrain Your Brain for Healthy Living,” Saturday, April 2 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the BC Science Center.

Community Invited to BC Easter Egg Hunt

Mar 17, 2016

Bluefield College will host an Easter celebration for kids in the community, Sunday, March 20 at 3 p.m. in the campus quad.

Alumni to Offer Students Advice

Mar 14, 2016

Bluefield College will host a Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar, Friday, March 18 at 10 a.m. in the Student Activities Center, Shott Hall.

Reunion and Run to Honor Dean Dan

Mar 10, 2016

For the third year in a row, alumni from Bluefield College will gather in Richmond, Virginia, for a spring reunion and the formation of “Team Dean Dan,” a group of BC grads who will run in the Monument Avenue 10K.

Hipes Bids Farewell to Bluefield College

Mar 10, 2016

Bluefield College recently bid farewell to longtime staffer Mark Hipes, whose most influential accomplishments on campus during his nine-year career came in the areas of traditional admissions and alumni relations.

New Opportunity School Grads Reunite

Mar 8, 2016

Graduates of the New Opportunity School for Women (NOSW) at Bluefield College gathered on campus with members of the BC community, Saturday, March 5, for an NOSW alumni reunion.

Missionaries Find Respite at BC

Mar 8, 2016

Henry and Tasha Clary are committed to missions. Even as they enjoy a one-year sabbatical from their work in Uruguay on the campus of Bluefield College, they are sharing the Gospel and the value of missions with the BC family and the public at-large.

Music Alumni Return for Reunion Concert

Mar 8, 2016

More than 100 alumni and friends of Bluefield College, including 17 former BC music students, took part in a Music Alumni Reunion and Concert, February 26-27.

Virginia Living Dubs BC Top College

Mar 3, 2016

Bluefield College has been named among the top colleges in Virginia in Virginia Living magazine’s “State of Education 2015” issue.

Submit Works to BC's Bluestone Review

Mar 3, 2016

The Bluestone Review, a literary journal in its 23rd year of publication by students at Bluefield College, is now accepting submissions through March 14.

BC Online Programs Ranked Nationally

Mar 2, 2016

Bluefield College has been ranked among the best online colleges in the nation by the Affordable Colleges Foundation, demonstrating, yet again, the value BC places on academic excellence and the efforts it is taking to make its programs more accessible online or on campus.

Today's BC Students: Tomorrow's Teachers

Feb 25, 2016

Teacher licensure training through Bluefield College’s Teacher Education Program has a track record of being an extremely rewarding experience that leaves senior education majors excited and well prepared to enter into their own teaching roles. It is in this experience that the BC education ...

BC Women's Basketball Named 5th Seed for AAC Tournament

Feb 23, 2016

Bluefield College women's basketball placed as 5th seed for the 2016 Appalachian Athletic Conference tournament in Kingsport, Tennessee.

Bluefield College To Host Second Annual Nora Lockett Memorial Appalachian Writing Competition

Feb 23, 2016

with the purpose of Commemorating Nora Lockett, Bluefield College is hosting writing competition

BC Women's Basketball Finishes Regular Season With Momentum

Feb 23, 2016

Pat Gough Rampage Sports Writer   After a sub .500 2014-15 season, the Bluefield College women’s basketball team made the necessary adjustments and locked down a .684 regular season record.   This is the first time BC reached above .500 in three years. They are lead by head ...

Vendors Invited to Appalachian Festival

Feb 23, 2016

Bluefield College will host its sixth annual “Celebration of Appalachia,” April 2016, featuring, as always, the traditional daylong Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 9.

Newton Leads BC Softball

Feb 19, 2016

preview story on Bluefield College softball program

Youth Theatre: Alice@Wonderland

Feb 19, 2016

Bluefield College Youth Theatre, Sr. will present a modern day version of Alice in Wonderland, titled Alice@Wonderland, Thursday through Sunday, March 3-6.

Gillespie Brings Plein Air Art Show to BC

Feb 19, 2016

Bluefield College will host an art show now through April 16 featuring the works of Cindy Gillespie.

SGA meeting postponed with no date rescheduled

Feb 17, 2016

By Whitney Browning Rampage Staff Writer   The Student Government Association was to hold a meeting to discuss the upcoming election on Monday, Feb. 8 at 5:30 p.m., but the meeting was postponed due to weather. The meeting date has not yet been rescheduled.   The officers of SGA ...

Students create BC App

Feb 17, 2016

As smartphones and tablet devices are incorporated into college classrooms around the country, many students and educators have turned to mobile apps to help supplement their daily academic lives.

BC Hosts Women's Christian Conference

Feb 17, 2016

Women from the community joined female students from Bluefield College, Saturday, February 6, to take part in an IF: Gathering, a global Christian women’s conference designed to “gather, equip and unleash women to live out their calling.”

BC Theatre's Dearly Departed Must Go On

Feb 10, 2016

Bluefield College Theatre will present the uproarious Southern comedy Dearly Departed, Thursday through Sunday, February 11-14.

Dr. Marshall Flowers Predicts a Bright Future for Bluefield College

Feb 9, 2016

By Breanna Buterakos Rampage Staff Writer Edited by Andres Palacio   Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA) Dr. Marshall Flowers, new to Bluefield College since July, has been a facilitator in multiple colleges’ academic governments for the past 37 years. As a former youth ...

Chapel Renovations Benefit All

Feb 9, 2016

Bluefield College’s Harman Chapel is a landmark structure not only on the BC campus, but throughout the entire Greater Bluefield community, and thanks to the recent completion of major renovations, the facility, BC leaders say, has become even more prominent and far beneficial than ever before.