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Longtime Student Advocate Bids Farewell to Bluefield College

Jun 1, 2009

Longtime higher education administrator Carrie Anello Camden bid farewell to Bluefield College at the close of the 2008-2009 academic year after 20 years of service and dedication to BC students.

Bluefield College Releases Schedule of Courses for Summer School

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College has released its schedule of courses for two terms of Summer School 2009.

Bluefield College Offers Trip to Ireland and Scotland

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College is well known for its study trips abroad. Students have traveled to London, Rome, and Athens in the past two years alone

Bluefield College Donor Dinner Connects Supporters with Students

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College recognized dozens of its supporters during a spring Donor Appreciation Dinner, which honored the donors who make scholarships possible at the school and brought them together with the recipients of their generosity, BC students.

Coach Jason Gillespie Bids Farewell to Bluefield College

Jun 1, 2009

After four extremely successful seasons -- which included 23 wins a year, three straight National Tournament appearances, two conference titles, and two Coach of the Year awards -- Bluefield College head men's basketball coach Jason Gillespie is bidding farewell to the Ramblin' Rams.

BC's Betty McGlamary Mayberry Scholarship Aids Adult Students

Jun 1, 2009

Students in the adult degree-completion program at Bluefield College now have access to more financial aid, and the legacy of service above self by southern West Virginia native Betty McGlamary Mayberry will live on through the Mayberry Memorial Adult Education Assistance Scholarship.

Bluefield College Invites Prospective Students to Private College Week

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College is one of 27 private colleges in Virginia inviting high school students to its campus, July 27 through August 1, in an annual event designed to introduce prospective students to the opportunities available at Virginia private colleges.

Bluefield College Releases Spring 2009 President's and Dean's Lists

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for traditional students for the spring 2009 semester.

Longtime Bluefield College Fundraiser Named VP for Advancement

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College's Ruth Blankenship has been promoted from associate vice president to vice president for institutional advancement.

Bluefield College Student Earns Prestigious History Internship

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College prides itself on preparing innovative learners through the integration of liberal arts and career-oriented studies, but that student transformation does not always occur in the classroom.

Bluefield College Welcomes New Vice President for Academic Affairs

Jun 1, 2009

Bluefield College recently announced the hiring of a new vice president to join its Leadership Team. Dr. Robert Shippey, an educator, pastor and author with nearly 20 years of experience in higher education, will join the BC family July 1 as vice president for academic affairs.

Bluefield College Hosts Teens on a Mission to Impact Virginia

Jun 1, 2009

Georgia Baptist Missionaries Join in Service to Bluefield More than 200 youth from Baptist churches across Virginia swarmed the Bluefield College campus, June 28-July 4, to make an "impact" on Greater Bluefield through service projects in the community. On the Bluefield campus ...

Lady Rams Ink Trio

May 30, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- The Bluefield College volleyball program has added three more student-athletes for the 2009-2010 season.

Furniss to Throw For Lady Rams

May 25, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- Danielle Furniss recently signed with Bluefield College at a ceremony held on campus.

Bluefield College Students Share the Love of Christ with Students in China

May 1, 2009

Seven Bluefield College students recently returned from a Spring Break trip to China, but the venture abroad was not your typical chance for rest and relaxation. The BC student s were on a mission to "model Christ" and to share with students from the Communist country "what it ...

Bluefield College Students Named to Who's Who

May 1, 2009

Forty-nine Bluefield College students have been selected to be included the 2009 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

Bluefield College Announces Workforce Reduction

May 1, 2009

Ten full time employee positions at Bluefield College have been eliminated in order to help the college realize its operating budget for 2009-2010.

Bulldogs Take Bite Out of Lady rams on Senior Day

Apr 23, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- Four Bluefield College players (Whitney Newberry, Courtney Upham, Felicia Marmo, Brittany Williams) put the finishing touches on their home collegiate softball careers on a sunny Thursday afternoon at Graham Recreation Park. However, they wouldn't go out on a winning note as AAC ...

Daily All Set For College Career

Apr 15, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- Cheznee Daily inked with the Lady Rams at a ceremony held on the Bluefield College campus.

Wise Too Much For Lady Rams to Overcome

Apr 13, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- UVa-Wise combined for thirty hits in a doubleheader sweep (11-0, 7-2) over Bluefield College in Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) action on Monday afternoon at Graham Recreation Park.

Marmo Named AAC Player of the Week

Apr 13, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- On Monday, Felicia Marmo was recognized as the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) Player of the Week.

BC Bats Come Alive in Sweep of WV Tech

Apr 9, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- Felicia Marmo launched three homers and drove in eleven runs as part of a Lady Rams' sweep (11-3, 15-3) of West Virginia Tech on Thursday afternoon at Graham Recreation Park.

Cobras Sting Lady Rams

Mar 24, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- Bluefield College dropped a pair of Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) games to Virginia Intermont (10-1, 7-2) on Tuesday afternoon at Graham Rec Park.

Lady Rams Come From Behind to Best Lady Blues

Mar 20, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- A ground ball that eluded Felicia Marmo at third base enabled Bluefield State to take a 5-1 lead on Bluefield in the opening game of a doubleheader on Friday.

Alaska Product Joins Lady Rams

Mar 18, 2009

Bluefield, Va. -- Kelsie Cline has lived in Alaska her entire life and will now be making the cross-country trek no less than 4,161 miles from her hometown of Wasilla as she decided on Bluefield as her college destination.

Fine Arts Classes for Community Available at Bluefield College

Dec 15, 2008

Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2009 semester.

Bluefield College Cross-Country Team Named Champions of Character

Dec 15, 2008

Bluefield College's men's cross-country team has earned the title of Champions of Character by the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) for the 2008 season.

Bluefield College Students Inducted into Premier Education Association

Dec 15, 2008

Ten outstanding teacher education students from Bluefield College were recently inducted into the local chapter of Phi Delta Kappa, a premier professional association for educators.

140 Bluefield College Seniors Accept Diplomas during 17th Annual Winter Commencement

Dec 15, 2008

Bluefield College graduating seniors were challenged to listen to God's call and to take advantage of second chances when they accepted diplomas during the school's 17th Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 13.

Bluefield College Students Earn Beazley and Virginia Collegium Scholar Awards

Dec 8, 2008

Four outstanding students from Bluefield College in Bluefield, Virginia, were honored recently for academic achievement, leadership, and service learning during the 19th Annual Virginia College Fund Scholars Seminar.

Bluefield College Church Matching Scholarship Program Brings More Aid to Students

Dec 1, 2008

Bluefield College has introduced a new scholarship program that will benefit students who come recommended by their local church.

Bluefield College Releases Fall 2008 President's and Dean's Lists

Dec 1, 2008

Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for traditional students for the fall 2008 semester.

Local Native Takes Over Softball Coaching Reigns

Nov 24, 2008

Charolette Taylor Shelton, a native of Tazewell County, Va., has been hired as the new softball coach for Bluefield College.

Bluefield College Employees Earn Professional Distinctions 11-08

Nov 20, 2008

A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff earned a variety of professional development distinctions during the summer and fall 2008 terms.

Bluefield College Honors Former Interim Presidents

Nov 20, 2008

Bluefield College recently honored the service of two former interim presidents -- Dr. T. Keith Edwards and Dr. Charles O. Warren.

Bluefield College Theatre Presents Peter Pan to Entertain and Educate

Nov 18, 2008

Hundreds of local school children and a host of other area theatre enthusiasts enjoyed five days of Bluefield College Theatre's presentation of the beloved children's classic Peter Pan, October 30 through November 3.

Alumnus, Turned Sports Performance Specialist Speaks and Shares Testimony at BC

Nov 18, 2008

Sports performance improvement specialist Spencer Wood, whose clients include the likes of NCAA Final Four teams, recently offered a series of seminars and a testimony of faith for student-athletes at Bluefield College.

Best-Selling Author Shares Father's History-Making Story during BC Tierney Scholarship Dinner

Nov 10, 2008

The raising of the U.S. flag at Iwo Jima is one of the most memorable images of World War II, and no one tells the story behind that image better than James Bradley, a renowned author and historian who served as keynote speaker for Bluefield College's Tierney Scholarship Awareness Dinner, November ...

World War II Veteran's Life Comes Full Circle with Bluefield College

Oct 21, 2008

World War II Veteran William A. "Bill" Stevens, Jr. shares about his involvement in "D-Day," and how his experiences led him to Bluefield College.

Bluefield College Golfers' Challenge Nets $40,000 for Student-Athletes

Oct 20, 2008

Bluefield College recently hosted its Seventh Annual Alpha Natural Resources Golfers' Challenge at Pipestem State Park and Resort, and local golf enthusiasts who participated or supported the project helped the school earn more than $40,000 for student-athletes -- the highest gift total for a BC ...

Bluefield College Board Names New Residence Hall, Elects New Officers

Oct 20, 2008

Members of the Bluefield College Board of Trustees gathered on campus for their annual fall meetings, October 17-18, and during the two-day session the Board approved a name for the school's new residence hall, endorsed a new Campus Master Plan, and elected new trustees and officers.

Bluefield College Celebrates Ninth Annual Baptist Heritage Day

Oct 16, 2008

Bluefield College celebrated its history, Wednesday, October 8 with an annual Baptist Heritage Day ceremony on campus, featuring a keynote address from an authority on Baptist life, Dr. Joseph T. Lewis, president of the Baptist General Association of Virginia (BGAV).

Bluefield College Opens Doors to Home-school Students

Oct 13, 2008

Bluefield College hosted its annual Home-school Open House, Saturday, September 20, giving local home-school students the opportunity to interact with the campus community and learn more about life on a Christian college campus.

Bluefield College Creates Center for Academic and Career Excellence

Oct 8, 2008

As part of its vision and mission to prepare critical thinkers and transformational leaders and in conjunction with its new Strategic Plan, Bluefield College has launched the development of a new Center for Academic and Career Excellence (ACE).

Bluefield College, Greater Bluefield and Virginia Baptists Pay Tribute to the Late Eva Easley

Oct 8, 2008

A family, a church, a college, a community, Virginia Baptists and other friends came together to mourn the loss of Eva Vest Easley, who died August 29, 2008, but more importantly to recognize and celebrate the lifetime of service and hospitality of this beloved community servant.

Bluefield College Welcomes New Facuty and Staff

Oct 8, 2008

Bluefield College welcomed several new full-time faculty and staff to the start of the 2008-2009 academic year. Five new full-time professors and 11 new staff members joined the Bluefield College family.

BC Students Make Professions of Faith during Christian Emphasis Week

Oct 8, 2008

A host of Bluefield College students made professions of faith during the week and commitments to model the life of Jesus Christ, who Nasser said lived out the answers to the questions about the Christian calling.

Bluefield College Opens Classroom Doors to Prospective Students

Oct 7, 2008

Bluefield College opened its classroom doors to local high school students, Friday, October 3, as part of Priority Candidate Day for prospective students.

Bluefield College's Kelly Thompson Named a Virginia Baptist Heritage Fellow

Oct 7, 2008

For the second year in a row, Bluefield College student Kelly Thompson has been named a Baptist Heritage Fellow by the Virginia Baptist Historical Society and the Center for Baptist Heritage and Studies.

BC Earns Full Membership into the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities

Oct 2, 2008

Bluefield College has been awarded full membership into the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, further demonstrating the school's vision and mission to be a nationally recognized Christ-centered liberal arts college.