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BC Students Celebrate 35th Mud Pig Day

May 1, 2013

For the 35th year in a row, BC students took time out from classes to celebrate the culmination of another academic year with the time-honored activities of Mud Pig Day.

Jeb Bush Speaks at Bluefield College

May 1, 2013

Former Florida governor and potential 2016 U.S. presidential candidate Jeb Bush spoke on the campus of Bluefield College, April 16, as part of the Shott Lecture Series, sponsored by the Hugh I. Shott, Jr. Foundation.

BC's 91st Annual Spring Commencement

Apr 30, 2013

One hundred twenty-two Bluefield College seniors will accept diplomas during the school’s 91st Annual Spring Commencement, Saturday, May 4 at 10 a.m., outside in the campus quad against the backdrop of the majestic East River Mountain.

BC Festival Celebrates Appalachia

Apr 30, 2013

Bluegrass music, arts and crafts, storytelling, homemade cuisine, books and sport demonstrations were just a handful of the items and activities on display when Bluefield College hosted its daylong Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 13.

New Generation Classical Concert

Apr 26, 2013

New generation classical music ensemble A Far Cry will perform live in concert on the campus of Bluefield College, Saturday, May 4.

Moore and Owens close BC tennis careers

Apr 26, 2013

Bluefield seniors Matt Moore and Jordan Owens reflect on their time on the tennis court at Bluefield College

Graham Shares Message of Hope at BC

Apr 24, 2013

Broken hearts and challenging times and a God that is ready to help us through it all were the topics of discussion offered by author and speaker Ruth Graham, daughter of the legendary evangelist Billy Graham, when she visited the campus of Bluefield College in Bluefield, Virginia, April 10-11, as ...

Serio Dubbed Dean of BC Dental School

Apr 22, 2013

Bluefield College, a private Christian college in southwest Virginia, has named the inaugural dean for its School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Francis G. Serio, a professor of dentistry and associate dean for clinical affairs from East Carolina University, who has served in various academic fields ...

Rams drop series opener at Cumberland

Apr 19, 2013

Bluefield opened the final weekend of its 2013 regular season with a loss to No. 12 Cumberland.

Korean Children's Choir Coming to BC

Apr 19, 2013

The world-renowned Korean Children’s Choir will perform live in concert on the campus of Bluefield College, Monday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m.

BC coaches hit recruiting trails for second season

Apr 17, 2013

The Bluefield College football team is rebuilding after having a winless season in 2012.

Homeschooled students adapt to BC life

Apr 17, 2013

Bluefield College has a diverse student body. What traditional students may not know, however, is how many of their fellow classmates were homeschooled before they attended college.

Softball Falls to Shawnee State in Pair

Apr 16, 2013

As Bluefield College’s softball team continues to face injury, they were forced to throw a pair of non-traditional pitchers against Shawnee State, Tuesday, as the visiting Bears picked up a pair of 5-inning victories, 11-2 and 14-0.   Freshman Kasey Holcomb pitched for the second ...

Fielder Inks Pair of Southwest Virginians for Softball

Apr 16, 2013

Alex Bartley of Honaker and Anna Davis of Haysi have both signed letters of intent to play softball at Bluefield College.

Live Broadcast of Jeb Bush Lecture at BC

Apr 15, 2013

Two-term Florida governor Jeb Bush will speak at 11:00 a.m. inside Bluefield College’s Dome Gymnasium, Tuesday, April 16 at 11 a.m. with the event being broadcast live online at www.bluefield.edu/bushlive.

Students to Unveil 20th Bluestone

Apr 15, 2013

Bluefield College will release its 20th edition of the Bluestone Review during a public reading and reception, Thursday, April 18 at 7 p.m.

John Mark McMillan Headlines Mud Pig Day

Apr 15, 2013

A greasy waterslide. A murky mud pit. Unique competitions. Contemporary Christian music. And, tons of games and other fun. Ask any Bluefield College student what all of these things have in common, and they won’t hesitate to tell you about one of BC’s most beloved traditions -- Mud Pig Day.

BC to Host 14th Media Appreciation Day

Apr 15, 2013

Bluefield College will recognize local journalists during its 14th Annual Media Appreciation Day, Tuesday, April 23 -- an event that will include the presentation of $1,000 Shott Excellence-in-Media Award.

BC Theatre to Present 'Hatfield and McCoy'

Apr 15, 2013

Bluefield College Theatre will present “Hatfield and McCoy,” a play about a historical family feud that parallels the story of Romeo and Juliet, Thursday through Sunday, April 18-21.

Lady Rams Drop Pair to UVa.-Wise

Apr 15, 2013

The visiting Cavaliers picked up a pair of wins over Bluefield College on Monday evening, by scores of 6-1 and 17-1.

Lady Rams Battle Hard Against (19) Lindsey Wilson

Apr 13, 2013

Despite giving up just four runs in two games against No. 19 Lindsey Wilson, Saturday, the Lady Rams dropped a pair of games on the road, 0-1 and 0-3.

Georgetown Spoils Senior Day for Rams

Apr 13, 2013

Georgetown took both of Saturday's doubleheader games to seal the series sweep over BC.

Georgetown Rallies to Upend Rams in 10

Apr 12, 2013

Georgetown plated runs in the 8th, 9th and 10th innings to come from behind and defeat the Rams, Friday evening.

Tennis Teams End Home Slate with Wins over SVU

Apr 12, 2013

The Bluefield College tennis teams concluded their 2013 slate strongly, as both the men’s and women’s teams defeated Southern Virginia University by a score of 6-3.

Bluefield Golf takes 3rd at WJU Invitational

Apr 11, 2013

Bluefield College's golf team earned a third place finish Monday at the ninth annual Wheeling Jesuit Spring Invitational.

Lady Rams' Miscues lead to WVT Sweep

Apr 10, 2013

A total of 14 Bluefield errors led to 13 unearned runs for the visiting Golden Bears Wednesday afternoon, as West Virginia Tech swept the Lady Rams with wins of 5-3 and 14-1.

Legendary Bluegrass Artist Coming to BC

Apr 5, 2013

Legendary bluegrass musician Wayne Henderson will perform live in concert on the campus of Bluefield College, Friday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m.

Men's Tennis Downs Ferrum as Busy Week Continues

Apr 5, 2013

The Bluefield College men’s tennis team defeated visiting Ferrum College, Friday afternoon, by a score of 5-4.

BC Inks Nursing Pact for RN-BSN Students

Apr 5, 2013

Bluefield College’s (BC) new nursing program is now more accessible than ever before, and nursing students across Virginia now have access to one of the most affordable, convenient RN-to-BSN baccalaureate degree programs in the state, thanks to a recent partnership forged between BC and the ...

Rams Enduring Change, Prepping for 2013

Apr 4, 2013

The recently added Bluefield College sport, Rams football, has had to face a variety of change during the offseason and is now preparing for the 2013 campaign.

Rams Scorch Wasps for 23 Hits, Win 18-7

Apr 3, 2013

Five Rams claimed at least three hits apiece Wednesday evening as Bluefield struck for 23 hits in an 18-7 victory over visiting Emory & Henry at Bowen Field.

Golf Finishes 14th at SEKI-MSC Spring Tournament

Apr 3, 2013

The Bluefield golf team finished 14th of 17 teams at the 20th Annual SEKI-MSC Spring golf tournament, played at Crooked Creek Golf Club in London, Ky.

Pikeville Takes Two from Lady Rams

Apr 2, 2013

Despite owning leads in the early innings of both games, the Bluefield softball team dropped a pair of Mid-South Conference contests to the University of Pikeville, Tuesday.

Russell-Myers Leads Rams in Twin Bill Split

Mar 30, 2013

The Rams had two strong pitching performances Saturday as they split the MSC doubleheader with #21 Campbellsville.

Family Fun in BC Appalachian Festival

Mar 29, 2013

Bluefield College is celebrating the history, culture, people and traditions of Appalachia with a series of lectures, music, theatre and exhibits in April 2013, including a daylong Appalachian Festival with bluegrass music, artisan and food merchants, storytelling, art shows, book sales and ...

BC Music Department Plans Evening of Opera

Mar 29, 2013

Bluefield College will host an evening of opera featuring its Opera Theatre Ensemble,Thursday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

Ram Miscues Help #21 Campbellsville to 12-2 Win

Mar 29, 2013

Bluefield gave up 14 hits and made six errors as No. 21 Campbellsville took a 12-2 victory in eight innings.

BC Slates Three Spring Music Concerts

Mar 29, 2013

Bluefield College will host three spring music concerts, featuring three of its voiceensembles, three of its instrumental groups, a mix of its theatre faculty, and an appearance by Ruth Graham, Thursday, April 11, Sunday, April 14, and Tuesday, April 16, all open and free to the community.

Football Announces 2013 Schedule

Mar 29, 2013

In their second season back on the football field, the Rams will have to endure seven road contests in their 11-game schedule.

Three Graham Students Sign to Play Soccer at Bluefield College

Mar 26, 2013

Three local Graham High School students have signed to join the soccer programs at Bluefield College.

Butski to Lead Bluefield College Volleyball Program

Mar 25, 2013

Bluefield College Athletic Director Peter Dryer has announced Jim Butski as the Lady Rams’ new head volleyball coach.

Former Ram Sharing, Teaching Baseball in Chicago

Mar 25, 2013

Former Ram Keronn Walker is sharing and instructing the game of baseball through his nonprofit organization, B.I.G Baseball Academy, in Chicago's Hyde Park.

Lady Rams Held off by Cumberland

Mar 24, 2013

Bluefield threatened with base runners late in both Mid-South Conference softball contests on Saturday, but the hosting Cumberland Bulldogs held off the Lady Rams for 2-0 and 6-2 victories.

Rams Overpower Ohio Chillicothe

Mar 23, 2013

Bluefield plated a combined 29 runs on 27 hits Saturday evening as they handily defeated Ohio University Chillicothe, 16-2 and 13-1.

Faculty Recital to Feature Trumpet, Harp

Mar 20, 2013

Bluefield College will host a music faculty recital, featuring instrumental professors Dr. Charles Priest on trumpet and Colleen Potter Thorburn on harp, Tuesday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

Rams club five home runs in win over Wasps

Mar 20, 2013

An offensive explosion from Bluefield led the Rams to a road win over Emory & Henry on Wednesday afternoon.

Lady Rams Fall Twice to UVa.-Wise

Mar 20, 2013

Despite a strong pitching performance from Aline Uehara in game one and a pair of home runs in game two, Bluefield dropped a pair of games to UVa.-Wise, Wednesday.

BC Pact Gives Students Study in Brazil

Mar 20, 2013

Bluefield College (BC) students may soon have the opportunity to study abroad in Brazil and to learn Latin American culture firsthand by hosting students from Brazil, thanks to a new partnership between BC and the Federal University of Para (UFPA).

College-Community Choir to Perform 'Messiah'

Mar 20, 2013

Bluefield College’s Masterworks Chorale -- a large vocal ensemble comprised of voices from both the college and the community -- will present Handel’s “Messiah,” Tuesday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Manhattan Piano Trio Coming to BC

Mar 19, 2013

The creative, exciting, dynamic Manhattan Piano Trio will perform live in concert at Bluefield College, Saturday, March 23.