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Opportunities for Appalachian Women

Apr 25, 2016

Women from Appalachia who haven’t had access to higher education or whose circumstances have left them in poverty or some other financial or personal predicament now have hope for a new beginning, thanks to the New Opportunity School for Women at Bluefield College.

Students Prepare for 38th Mud Pig Day

Apr 21, 2016

Every year, students from Bluefield College look forward to Mud Pig Day as a day of fun and rest before the start of final exams. This year is no different, as students prepare for the school’s 38th Annual Mud Pig Day, Thursday, April 28.

Students Featured in Spring '16 Art Show

Apr 21, 2016

The works of Bluefield College art students are on display as part of a Spring Student Art Show on campus, April 13-30.

A Celebration of Appalachia

Apr 20, 2016

Bluefield College celebrated the history, people, music, food and traditions of Appalachia with its annual Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 9, in the Dome Gymnasium.

BC Men's Tennis Ends 2016 Season

Apr 19, 2016

BC Men's tennis finished 2016 in AAC tournament's first round at Tennessee Wesleyan

How blogging helped me through senior year

Apr 19, 2016

Antonella Membreno Rampage Columnist     Graduation is less than three weeks away. Final projects are close to completion and exam week is looming. A mix of stress and excitement can be seen in every student’s face and especially on the faces of the graduating ...

New awards to be given at Honors Convocation

Apr 19, 2016

The Distinguished Faculty Member Award highlights several new events planned for the 2015-2016 Honors Convocation Wednesday, according to Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. Marshall Flowers, lead orchestrator.

SGA welcomes new members

Apr 19, 2016

SGA elections were held on April 13 and new executive members were elected for next year.

Alumni Benefit from BC Nationwide Pact

Apr 19, 2016

Bluefield College has partnered with Nationwide to bring savings in auto insurance to its alumni and current and retired employees.

BC Co-Hosts Young Irelanders Concert

Apr 15, 2016

The Young Irelanders will bring a Celtic celebration through a unique, eclectic show of traditional Irish music, song and dance to Bluefield, Wednesday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Bluefield High School.

Students to Unveil Bluestone Review

Apr 15, 2016

Bluefield College will unveil the 23rd edition of its Bluestone Review during a public reading and reception, Thursday, April 21 at 7 p.m.

BC Family Mourns Loss of Wistar Trent

Apr 13, 2016

Longtime Bluefield College supporter and current member of the BC Board of Trustees Wistar Trent, 67, of Richmond, Virginia, passed away Wednesday, April 13 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Ben Holmes Named AAC Player of the Week

Apr 12, 2016

Ben Holmes named AAC Player of the Week, BC Tennis falls to SCAD

SACSCOC visit positive, decision in June

Apr 12, 2016

Administration, faculty and staff believe that the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) Board of Trustees will ift the college from its academic probation.

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.