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Students Become Teachers at BC

Dec 7, 2016

Every semester Bluefield College students in the Teacher Education Program make that pivotal transition from student to teacher after completing valuable career training through the school’s student teacher program, which offers hands-on experience to students alongside veteran teachers in local ...

BC Ranked Among Top Colleges in the South

Dec 7, 2016

Bluefield College has been ranked among the Top Tier Colleges in the South in U.S. News and World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges: 2017,” thanks in large part to its personal attention to students and affordability.

BC Alumni and Friends Join #GivingTuesday

Dec 2, 2016

Bluefield College alumni and friends took part in a worldwide day of giving, Tuesday, November 29, that generated nearly $23,000 for BC students.

Whiteside Brings Abstract Art to BC

Dec 2, 2016

Award-winning artist Shaun C. Whiteside will present an exhibit of his works at Bluefield College, December 5 through February 16.

Students Enjoy New Class Technology

Dec 1, 2016

Bluefield College students are enjoying new classroom designs and technology improvements implemented in Lansdell Hall and the Science Center to provide optimal learning spaces for students beginning with the 2016-‘17 school year.

Youth Theatre to Present Annie

Nov 30, 2016

Bluefield Youth Theatre at Bluefield College will present the musical Annie, Jr., Monday and Tuesday, December 12-13, and Thursday and Friday, December 15-16.

College Honors Local Journalists

Nov 18, 2016

Bluefield College paid tribute to the work of local journalists during its 17th Annual Media Appreciation Day, November 10, which featured remarks from West Virginia MetroNews Radio Network news director Jeff Jenkins and the presentation of two $1,000 Shott Excellence in Media Awards.

Human iPod John Rush to Sing at BC

Nov 18, 2016

Singer and entertainer John Rush, known as the Human iPod, will perform a coffeehouse concert at Bluefield College, Thursday, December 1 at 7 p.m. in the school’s Student Activities Center in Shott Hall.

Community Invited to Christmas at BC

Nov 18, 2016

Bluefield College will host its traditional Christmas at Bluefield music extravaganza, Friday, December 2 and Saturday, December 3 at 7:30 p.m. each night in Harman Chapel.

Meet Music Professor Dr. John Moir

Nov 16, 2016

With the start of the fall 2016 semester, Bluefield College welcomed a new assistant professor to the Department of Music. Dr. John-Scott Moir, a teacher, performer, singer and conductor with more than 25 years of experience in music, joined the BC faculty as director of choirs and voice.

Students Honored for Business Ideas

Nov 16, 2016

Bluefield College business students are creating small business ideas and becoming budding entrepreneurs even before they graduate from college. Just ask business students Emanuel Rinaldo-Miller and Rodrigo Huarachi Cruz, winners of a local young entrepreneurs contest with cash prizes to launch ...

Alumni Celebrate Homecoming 2016

Nov 15, 2016

Hundreds of Bluefield College alumni from as far as Georgia and as near as Bluefield came back to campus, October 21-23, to celebrate Homecoming 2016, featuring special reunions, career counseling for current students, a fireworks show, theatre, a live auction, campus tours, tailgating, football, ...

College Presents 2016 Alumni Awards

Nov 15, 2016

Bluefield College honored five of its most distinguished alumni during an Alumni Awards Dinner, October 22, as part of Homecoming 2016.

BC to Host Interfaith Alliance Gathering

Nov 14, 2016

Bluefield College will host “Building Bridges: A Time of Gratitude Celebrating the Diversity of Faiths in our Community,” Thursday, November 17 at 6 p.m. in Shott Hall.

Go to London with Bluefield College

Nov 11, 2016

Want to travel to London and visit Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul's Cathedral, the British Museum, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and many other historic and significant sites? Then join Bluefield College students, faculty, staff and alumni on an eight-day trip, March 3-10, 2017, to ...

BC to Honor Local Journalists

Nov 4, 2016

Bluefield College will pay tribute to the work of local journalists during its 17th Annual Media Appreciation Day, Thursday, November 10 -- an event that will include the presentation of a Shott Excellence in Media Award to an outstanding local journalist and remarks from Jeff Jenkins, news ...

Local Veterans Invited to Football and Dinner

Oct 31, 2016

As part of the celebration of Veterans Day, Bluefield College will honor local veterans with free admittance to the Rams final home football game and dinner with Virginia’s Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs John C. Harvey, Jr., Saturday, November 5.

Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar

Oct 28, 2016

Bluefield College alumni took time away from their work and family to invest in the lives of current BC students during a Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar, October 21.

Students Crown 2016 Homecoming Court

Oct 27, 2016

Bluefield College students crowned the school’s 2016 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities, October 21-23.

BC Honors Golden Graduates

Oct 27, 2016

Bluefield College honored three members of its class of 1966 with induction into the school’s Golden Graduate Society during Homecoming festivities on campus, October 21-23.

Dillon Counsels Shooting Victims

Oct 25, 2016

Part of the Bluefield College mission is to develop transformational servant leaders, but that purpose is not demonstrated only with students and not just in the Bluefield community.

Russian Musicians Coming to Bluefield

Oct 19, 2016

Blue Mountain Performing Arts will present world-class Russian musicians Vladislav Vals and Maxim Sepkhanov, live in concert, Tuesday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m. at the Bluefield High School Auditorium.

Great Deals in BC Scholarship Auction

Oct 18, 2016

Need a vacation or a little outdoor recreation? Interested in entertainment or amusement packages? Want to take advantage of great buys on sports memorabilia, jewelry, artwork or other quality items, while supporting a good cause?

BC to Present 2016 Alumni Awards

Oct 18, 2016

Bluefield College will honor five of its distinguished graduates during an Alumni Awards Dinner, Saturday, October 22.

Don't Miss Homecoming 2016

Oct 18, 2016

Bluefield College will host Homecoming 2016, October 21-23, with events for former students, current students, and the community at-large.

Local Kids Invited to Annie Auditions

Oct 12, 2016

Bluefield Youth Theatre at Bluefield College will hold auditions for the junior adaptation of the family musical classic Annie on October 24-25 at 6 p.m. each night in Harman Chapel Auditorium.

BC Students Study Abroad in China

Oct 11, 2016

Bluefield College continues to give its students opportunities to expand their knowledge through cultural exchange programs. The most recent global education opportunity included three BC students on a study trip abroad to Jiangsu Second Normal University in Nanjing, China.

Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar (Fall '16)

Oct 11, 2016

Bluefield College will host its Second Annual Fall Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar, Friday, October 21 at 10 a.m. in the Student Activities Center, Shott Hall.

BC to Honor Local Law Enforcement

Oct 11, 2016

Bluefield College’s Criminal Justice Department will honor local police, corrections and legal agencies with a weeklong celebration, October 17-22, designed to acknowledge the ways in which local law enforcement support the school and its criminal justice students.

Learn More about Chinese Culture

Oct 11, 2016

The cultural exchange program between Bluefield College and the Jiangsu Second Normal University in China is back for the eighth year in a row, offering lectures, presentations and discussions on Chinese history and culture for both BC students and the community.

Students Make Professions of Faith

Oct 6, 2016

Eighteen students made professions of faith during Bluefield College’s 25th Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 28-30, featuring spiritual discourse led by evangelist Trey Bradley and a night of praise and worship led by contemporary Christian band Rush of Fools.

BC Theatre: Can't Take It With You

Oct 5, 2016

Bluefield College Theatre will present the Kaufman and Hart comedy You Can’t Take It With You, Thursday, October 20 through Sunday, October 23.

Runners Sprint for BC Scholarships

Oct 5, 2016

Fifty runners and walkers took part in Bluefield College’s Ninth Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship 5K Challenge, September 17, with Nathaniel Evans of Kopperston, West Virginia, earning the overall best time of the day at 18:19.

Rams Football Player Goes Pro

Sep 30, 2016

It’s not often football players from small, private Christian colleges make it to the professional level. But, for former Bluefield College football wide receiver David Gianesin, going pro was not the only positive outcome he experienced as a result of attending BC.

BC Hosts 15th Golfers' Challenge

Sep 30, 2016

Bluefield College hosted its 15th Annual Tammy Lynn Outdoor Advertising Golfers’ Challenge, August 15, at Fincastle on the Mountain in Bluefield, Virginia, and local golf enthusiasts who participated and supported the project helped the school bring in $26,400 for scholarships for BC ...

Teaching Interfaith Understanding

Sep 28, 2016

Anti-Islamic sentiment is driving U.S. and European politics, some religious scholars would say, while religious hatred fuels world terrorism. Bluefield College professor Dr. Rob Merritt sees the roots of that animosity.

BC Students Remember 9-11 with Service

Sep 27, 2016

Bluefield College students honored the memory of the victims of the tragic September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States and paid tribute to the heroes who aided the wounded that day by participating in a 9-11 National Day of Service and Remembrance.

BC to Host 25th Christian Week

Sep 20, 2016

Bluefield College will host its 25th Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 28-30, featuring three morning sessions of spiritual discourse led by evangelist Trey Bradley and a night of praise and worship led by contemporary Christian band Rush of Fools.

BC Co-Sponsors Birth of the Beat Concert

Sep 14, 2016

Blue Mountain Performing Arts will present “Birth of the Beat,” an original theatrical production celebrating the birth of Broadway, jazz and the blues, Tuesday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. at the Bluefield High School Auditorium.

Fall Open House for Traditional, Online

Sep 12, 2016

Prospective college students seeking a degree either in the classroom or online are invited to attend at least one of a series of Bluefield College open house events this fall.

BC Formally Kicks off 95th Academic Year

Sep 8, 2016

Bluefield College ceremoniously kicked off its 95th academic year with the pomp and circumstance of its annual President’s Convocation and Founders’ Day Celebration, August 24, featuring greetings from BC dignitaries and a keynote address from alumnus Dr. Chris Lawson, executive pastor of ...

Jessee Brings Photo Exhibit to BC

Sep 8, 2016

Award-winning professional photographer Steve Jessee will present an exhibit of his works at Bluefield College, September 5 through November 17.

Gentry Reunions: The End of an Era

Sep 8, 2016

On Saturday, July 9, 2016 a longtime beloved tradition at Bluefield College came to an end. For 30 years, former BC students have been gathering for a time of reunion in Charlottesville, Virginia, and for most of those years at the home of alumni Bobby (’58) and Joyce Mullikin (’58) Gentry. ...

Runners Invited to Elswick 5K

Sep 7, 2016

Bluefield College will host its Ninth Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship 5K Challenge, Saturday, September 17, and when the athletes hit the road for the 5K Run/Walk they’ll be sprinting for more than just awards and accolades. They’ll be running for scholarships and to preserve the ...

Caudill Changing Lives with Generosity

Sep 6, 2016

Bluefield College’s New Opportunity School for Women (NOSW) is bringing newfound hope to disadvantaged women from Appalachia. Having just completed its fourth year of operation, the NOSW has helped dozens of women in poverty or some other financial or personal predicament confront their ...

Fall '16 Fine Arts Community Classes

Sep 2, 2016

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2016 semester.

BC to Co-Sponsor Country Concert

Aug 31, 2016

Contemporary country singer, songwriter, guitarist and pianist Kurt Stevens will perform live in concert, Friday, September 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Bluefield High School Auditorium to kick off the 2016-2017 Blue Mountain Performing Arts Series.

BC Adds Scholarships to Graham-Beaver

Aug 25, 2016

For the second year in a row, Bluefield College will join in one of the most time-honored local high school football traditions as the student-athlete scholarship sponsor for the Graham-Beaver portion of the Great American Rivalry Series, Friday, August 26.

Join BC's College/ Community Choir

Aug 24, 2016

Bluefield College’s Masterworks Chorale has already begun rehearsals in preparation for its Christmas at Bluefield 2016 concert and, as always, community residents are encouraged to become a part of the college/community choir.

BC Theatre Opens Auditions to All

Aug 24, 2016

The Bluefield College Theatre Department will hold auditions for the Kaufman and Hart comedy You Can’t Take It With You, Tuesday August 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, August 31 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.