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Bluefield College to Host the NCCAA Softball Championships

Sep 14, 2010

Bluefield, VA—The 2011 softball championship games will have a special meaning to Bluefield College,as the college will play host to the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) national championships in Botetourt County at the Botetourt Sports Complex.

The Living Learning Community

Sep 13, 2010

Freshman Seminar is a requirement for almost every college student, but this year Bluefield College has decided to try something different: the Living Learning Community (LLC).

Women's Soccer Shut Out by Division III Powerhouses

Sep 13, 2010

Women's soccer team was shut out by Division III power-houses, Guilford College and Randolph-Macon, this past weekend.

Bluefield Edges Out Bethany in Final Minutes

Sep 11, 2010

The Rams beat Bethany College 5-4, despite trailing by one point leading into the 2nd quarter.

Bluefield Loses 3-1 Against Bryan

Sep 11, 2010

Bluefield, VA—The Lady Rams took on conference rival Bryan College losing 3-1.

President's Convocation - 2010

Sep 10, 2010

This year, at Bluefield College's annual President's Convocation, new students were welcomed, new staff introduced, and the campus was challenged to work towards their goals.

Bluefield Overcomes Battle with Reinhardt Winning 3-2

Sep 10, 2010

Bluefield, VA-- The Lady Rams volleyball team beats Reinhardt University 3-2 in the second conference match- up for the team.

Bluefield College Scores Well in National Survey of Student Engagement

Sep 10, 2010

According to the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), Bluefield College is considered to be intellectually challenging and committed to students’ success, compared to other colleges across the country.

Cole Family Gives Boost to BC Football

Sep 8, 2010

Bluefield College received a boost to its new football program, September 3, with a major gift from a local family with a tradition of supporting the Greater Bluefield community.

BC Soccer Shoots the Lights Out, Wins 4-0 Against Pikeville

Sep 8, 2010

The BC men's soccer team scored early and shot often in their 4-0 victory against Pikeville College on Thursday evening.

Tough Defense Holds Ferrum Scoreless, Rams Win 1-0

Sep 7, 2010

The Bluefield College men's soccer team used a strong defensive effort and a goal by junior Nago Mbengue to secure a 1-0 victory over Ferrum College on Saturday night.

Class on Labor Day

Sep 3, 2010

Labor day at Bluefield College progresses as any normal day – classes are held, the offices are open and the cafeteria is still serving food.

Bluefield College Students Offer Hope to Haiti

Sep 2, 2010

The country of Haiti has attracted a lot of attention from many Americans over the past year. Following the 7.0 magnitude earthquake in January of 2010, Americans reached out to Haiti to help in any way possible. Millions of dollars of relief have flowed into Haiti, but the country still stands in ...

Thompson Foundation Supports BC Healthcare Education Program

Sep 1, 2010

The Thompson Charitable Foundation of Knoxville, Tennessee, has awarded a $50,000 grant to Bluefield College for its Rural Healthcare Education Program.

Bluefield College Awards First Williams Scholarship

Sep 1, 2010

Bluefield College has awarded its first ever Elbert F. and Sheridan L. Williams Scholarship, and the recipient is Princeton, West Virginia's Amanda Grimmett.

Bluefield College and Virginia Baptists Offer Youth an Encounter with Christ

Aug 31, 2010

Bluefield College is partnering with the Virginia Baptist Mission Board again to offer Virginia’s youth an encounter with Christ through a series of fall Youth Encounter (YEC) worship and adventure events across the Commonwealth.

Town of Bluefield Welcomes Back Bluefield College Students

Aug 26, 2010

Bluefield College and the Town of Bluefield welcomed students back for another academic year with a Welcome Home College-Town Social, Thursday, August 26 in downtown Bluefield, Virginia.

Local Kids Get Adventures in Art, Music and Theatre through BC Fine Arts Camp

Jul 28, 2010

Kids are all too familiar with summer camps for sports, swimming and other recreation, but the arts -- music, art and theatre -- are what local children are exploring through a unique Bluefield College Fine Arts Camp, July 26-30.

Rita Blevins Bids Farewell to Bluefield College

Jul 27, 2010

The name "Rita" is a good name. Its origin lies in an abbreviated version of the Spanish word "margarita," from which we also derive the name "Margaret," which means "pearl," that admirable, precious, valuable gem.

BC Names Coach to Lead Football Program

Jul 23, 2010

Who will be the next legendary coach at Bluefield College? Coach Mike Gravier, according to BC leaders who announced the hiring of Gravier on July 23.

Bluefield College Students Win Global Prize for Creativity

Jul 20, 2010

Bluefield College claims as part of its mission that it is an institution that prepares innovative learners, who think critically, communicate effectively, and adapt readily to a changing world.

Adam Hoyt Makes Roster for Mid- Atlantic Classic

Jul 14, 2010

Bluefield, VA-- Adam Hoyt was named on The Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League 2010 Mid- Atlantic Classic Roster. The game set to be played Wednesday July 14, in Bethesda, Maryland.

Hardin Hosts BC Camp

Jul 14, 2010

This has been a busy summer for Steve Hardin. The women's basketball coach at Bluefield College had recruiting to finish, then he turned his attention to the development of a new group of players, a group that he could be coaching in the future.

Owens Signs for BC Baseball

Jul 11, 2010

Strength can be measured in the weight room. Some scholars measure up to strong academic standards. Some individuals draw strength from their faith.

BC Employees Earn Professional Distinctions 07-10

Jul 1, 2010

A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff earned a variety of professional development distinctions during the spring 2010 semester.

Bluefield College Releases Spring 2010 President's and Dean's Lists

Jun 29, 2010

Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for traditional students for the spring 2010 semester. Twenty-three traditional BC students were named to the President's List for earning a grade point average (GPA) between 3.9 and 4.0 during the spring semester, while 62 ...

Bluefield College Students Take Part in Student Teaching Program

Jun 29, 2010

Two students in the Teacher Education Program at Bluefield College recently completed a semester of on-the-job training as student teachers in local school systems.

Bluefield College Students Named to Who's Who

Jun 29, 2010

Forty-three Bluefield College students have been selected to be included the 2010 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

Who Will Be the Next Coach Mullie Lenoir?

Jun 14, 2010

Original content from "Lighthouse on the Hill: The Bluefield College Story" by Rev. David M. Armbrister

Hill Becomes a Lady Ram

Jun 10, 2010

RICHLANDS, Va. — The Lady Blues varsity softball team has been able to bank on the fact that the left corner has been well guarded for the past four years. Morgan Hill, who has been the mainstay for Richlands, is used to shagging whatever came her way for that duration. Hill has also played ...

Bluefield College Students Serve on Mission in South America

Jun 10, 2010

Bluefield College students recently completed a spring mission trip to Peru as part of Virginia Baptists' greater effort to share the Gospel and to build churches in South America.

College Honors Employees with Year-end Awards

Jun 8, 2010

Bluefield College honored its employees during a year-end awards ceremony, which featured the presentation of service awards to a host of longtime faculty and staff and the naming of Distinguished Faculty and Staff Award winners.

Adam Flees Joins BC's Baseball and Golf Teams

Jun 7, 2010

Park View High School honored 14 athletes who have made plans to play in college next year with a ceremony in the school's cafeteria on Thursday.

129 Seniors Accept Diplomas during Bluefield College Spring Commencement

Jun 7, 2010

One hundred twenty-nine Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas, May 15, during the school’s 87th Annual Spring Commencement, which also featured remarks from Virginia Secretary of Education Gerard Robinson and the presentation of three distinguished awards.

Tazewell County IDA Boosts BC Expansion

Jun 4, 2010

Bluefield College will partner with the Tazewell County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) to bring new educational and recreational programs to the county, particularly the Town of Pocahontas

Bogdan Ready to Relinquish Claim to Fame

Jun 4, 2010

Alumnus Richard J. "Dick" Bogdan never knew his claim to fame would be scoring the last touchdown for Bluefield College football. It's a claim he's ready to relinquish.

Lankford's New Post Will Be With the Lady Rams

Jun 2, 2010

On Friday, Princeton's Brittany Lankford guaranteed her future when she signed a letter of intent to play basketball at Bluefield College.

Weaver Ready to Take Flight

Jun 2, 2010

Near the small Virginia town of Ottobine, nestled in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains, Andrew Weaver honed the skills of his life's passion.

Football Returns to Bluefield College

Jun 1, 2010

The year was 1941. It was Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 20, and time for the traditional Homecoming season finale for the Bluefield College Ramblin' Reds football team.

BC Falls Short in NCCAA World Series Championship

May 22, 2010

The Bluefield College men's baseball team fell just short of winning back-to-back championships in the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) 2010 World Series.

Rams Advance to NCCAA World Series Championship

May 22, 2010

For the second year in a row, the Bluefield College men's baseball team advanced to the championship round of the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Division I World Series with a hard-fought 2-1 win over Olivet Nazarene Univeristy of Illinois, Saturday, May 22.

Baseball Team Pursues Second Straight National Title

May 22, 2010

BC Falls Short in NCCAA World Series Championship (May 22, 2010) The Bluefield College men’s baseball team fell just short of winning back-to-back championships in the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) 2010 World Series.    In a heartbreaking ...

BC's Game Four in the NCCAA World Series Postponed Due to Rain

May 21, 2010

After a long rain delay toward the end of round three of the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Division I World Sereis in Mason, Ohio, Friday, May 21, evening games, including Bluefield College's match-up against Olivet Nazarene of Illinois, were postponed until Saturday, May ...

Rams Lose First Game in Two Years in NCCAA World Series

May 21, 2010

The Bluefield College men's baseball team finally met its match in the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Division I World Series in Mason, Ohio.

Pitchers Dual Goes to BC in Round Two of the NCCAA World Series

May 20, 2010

The Bluefield Colllege men's baseball team managed just one hit through five innings and three hits overall against Spring Arbor College of Michigan in a second round game of the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Division I World Series at Prasco Park in Mason, Ohio, ...

Rams Open 2010 NCCAA World Series with 8-2 Win

May 19, 2010

The Bluefield Colllege men's baseball team returned to the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Division I World Series for the fourth year in a row, Wednesday, May 19, but this time as the number one overall seed and the defending NCCAA National Champions

Rams to Defend NCCAA National Title

May 18, 2010

Bluefield, VA-- Winning a national championship can be tough on a man. Mike White can relate.

Goodyear Leads Rams in Post- Season Honors

May 12, 2010

Bluefield, VA—The 2010 Appalachian Athletic Conference Awards (AAC) have been handed out, naming four different Ram Baseballplayers to post season honors.

Bluefield College Continues Success Under Castlewood Star

May 11, 2010

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – Bluefield College baseball coach Mike White describes his approach to recruiting as a "hodgepodge."

Bulldogs Fall Short, Lose 4-2 to Bluefield

May 11, 2010

KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Union had several opportunities to try to rally, but all efforts were in vain as Bluefield (Va.) held on for the 4-2 victory Tuesday to advance to the 2010 Appalachian Athletic Conference Tournament Championship game.