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BC Presents Coveted Alumni Awards

Oct 15, 2014

Bluefield College honored four of its most distinguished graduates and one of its most prolific athletes during an Alumni Awards and Sports Hall of Fame Dinner, Saturday, September 27, as part of Homecoming 2014.

Chinese Classes Open to Students, Friends

Oct 13, 2014

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

Honor Guard Piper Plays for Students

Oct 13, 2014

Bluefield College criminal justice students are learning first-hand about the history and significance of the bagpipe in law enforcement, thanks to a recent guest lecture and presentation by Trooper Gavin Scott of the Virginia State Police Honor Guard.

Modern Pavarotti to Sing at BC

Oct 13, 2014

Pop opera star Fernando Varela, often compared to opera legend Luciano Pavarotti, will perform live in concert at Bluefield College, Tuesday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

BC Celebrates Enrollment Growth

Oct 8, 2014

Bluefield College is celebrating its highest student enrollment since 1998 and its second highest student population numbers in the history of the school.

Locals Benefit from BC Mission Camp

Oct 8, 2014

Nearly 400 youth from across the country stormed the campus of Bluefield College for a week in July for more than just a summer retreat. In Bluefield as part of a faith-based community service program called Group Workcamps and partnering with BC on a joint mission to be in service to the ...

26 Professions during Duremdes Week

Oct 8, 2014

Twenty-six students made professions of faith during Bluefield College’s 23rd Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 24-26.

Bluefield College Ends Dental School

Oct 7, 2014

Bluefield College has ended its efforts to develop a dental school for southwest Virginia.

Business Women's Conference at BC

Oct 3, 2014

Bluefield College will host a Professional Business Women’s Conference, Friday, October 10 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., designed to help today’s workingwomen develop their leadership skills, business etiquette, health, and technology knowledge.

Rams Secure First Football Win Since '41

Sep 26, 2014

A well-balanced offensive attack led the Bluefield College Rams football team to history, Saturday, September 13, as a 46-24 win over The Apprentice School in Newport News, Virginia, secured Bluefield’s first win since the program was reinstated and brought to varsity status in 2012.

Art Show Features Appalachian Trail Photos

Sep 26, 2014

Artist and photographer Kristofer Plona will present “Vistas: Photographs from the Appalachian Trail” during an art exhibit at Bluefield College, now through November 14.

BC Takes Criminal Justice Major Online

Sep 25, 2014

New and improved! That’s the marketing catch-phrase that can easily define the non-traditional criminal justice program at Bluefield College, set aside for a year for curriculum development and now back this fall in a completely online format for students needing added flexibility and ...

BC Student Studies Leadership in Prague

Sep 25, 2014

If you were offered a once in a lifetime trip, would you go? Bluefield College student Gabriele Morgan did. As part of the college’s Global Education Program and its mission to develop transformational servant leaders, Morgan took part in a trip abroad this past summer to the beautiful city of ...

BC Students Remember 9-11 with Service (2014)

Sep 23, 2014

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 served the wounded that day by participating in a National Day of Service and Remembrance, September 11, 2014.

BC Names Alumni Award Recipients

Sep 23, 2014

Bluefield College will honor some of its most distinguished graduates and one of its most prolific athletes during an Alumni Awards and Sports Hall of Fame Dinner, Saturday, September 27.

Rams Equip Middle Schooler for Football

Sep 18, 2014

Bluefield College has the equipment needed for players of just about any size. Bluefield Middle School, not so much.

Richter to Lead Christian Emphasis Week

Sep 17, 2014

Bluefield College will host its 23rd Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 24-26, featuring three morning sessions of praise, worship and discourse led by Tom Richter, pastor of New Hope Christian Church in Queens, New York.

Homecoming 2014: Something for All

Sep 17, 2014

Special reunions, music, dancing, theatre, worship, a memorial run, a live auction, football, tailgating, and distinguished awards. All are a part of Bluefield College’s Homecoming 2014, September 26-28, designed to bring together not just former students, but also current students and the ...

BC Theatre Presents 'As It Is in Heaven'

Sep 16, 2014

Bluefield College Theatre will present Arlene Hutton’s As It Is in Heaven, Thursday, September 25 through Sunday, September 28.

Community, Alumni Homecoming Auction (2014)

Sep 9, 2014

Bluefield College will host its annual Homecoming Scholarship Auction, September 27, an event not only for alumni, but the community at-large.

Runners Invited to Elswick 5K (2014)

Sep 9, 2014

Bluefield College will host its Seventh Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship 5K Challenge, Saturday, September 27, 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 ...

Fine Arts Classes for Community (Fall '14)

Sep 8, 2014

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2014 semester.

County Renews Aid for Dental School

Sep 8, 2014

Tazewell County officials have submitted an amended grant application to the Virginia Tobacco Commission for the proposed Bluefield College School of Dental Medicine project.

BC Formally Kicks off New Academic Year (2014)

Aug 29, 2014

Bluefield College ceremoniously kicked off its 2014-2015 academic year with the pomp and circumstance of its annual President’s Convocation and Founders’ Day Celebration, Wednesday, August 27, featuring recognition for new BC students, special music, and a keynote address from Dr. David ...

Students Make Memories in China

Aug 29, 2014

Bluefield College students are learning about China, but not in a classroom on campus. Instead, the students are learning firsthand through trips to the Far East country.

BC to Host Blue Mountain Concerts

Aug 29, 2014

Bluefield College has joined efforts again with Blue Mountain Performing Arts to bring five prestigious concerts to the community this academic year, including three on campus in Harman Chapel.

Appalachian Women Find Hope at BC

Aug 15, 2014

Women from Appalachia who haven’t had access to higher education or whose circumstances have left them in poverty, shame or some other financial or personal predicament often feel a sense of hopelessness about the future.

Kids Explore Science at BC Camp

Aug 1, 2014

Kids love bugs and frogs, getting outdoors and blowing up things, and Bluefield College used those interests to teach local youth the marvels of math and science through a summer Math-Science Camp, June 23-26.

Alumnus Bill Tuck Publishes 27th Book

Aug 1, 2014

The author of 27 books and more than 200 articles. Senior pastoral positions with six different churches. And, faculty posts with two higher education institutions. All this from a borderline schoolboy, a student who entered college on academic probation, Bluefield College’s William P. ...

The Abel Center: A Calling Fulfilled

Aug 1, 2014

Alumna Carrie Booth Bradshaw is the personification of the Bluefield College vision and mission. Her response to God’s calling on her life, which began soon after she graduated from BC in 1989, is celebrating 20 years of service to the Greater Bluefield community and the transformation of ...

BC Students Share God's Love in Spain

Aug 1, 2014

Bluefield College students took advantage of their Spring Break in March to take a trip abroad. But, this BC student trip was not your typical college spring fling. This trip was designed to spread the Gospel and grow the church in Madrid, Spain.

Alumnus Uses Comedy to Share Gospel

Jul 30, 2014

Spreading the Gospel with a laugh or a ha-ha. That’s the mission of 2004 Bluefield College alumnus Dave Ebert and his new Christian improvisation troupe, hahahAmen.

Kids Explore Fine Arts during BC Camp

Jul 18, 2014

For the seventh year in a row, Bluefield College hosted its Summer Fine Arts Camp, July 14-18, for local kids, ages four to 13.

Students Invited to Private College Week

Jul 17, 2014

Bluefield College will join 23 other Virginia private colleges in a statewide series of open house events, July 28 through August 2, designed to increase awareness of the quality and affordability of a private college education.

A Birthday Wish to an Old BC Soldier

Jul 14, 2014

Thanks for Coming Our Way: A Birthday Wish to an Old BC Soldier

Students Earn Academic Awards

Jul 2, 2014

Bluefield College recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence during its year-end Honors Convocation.

Dental School Project Suspended

Jun 30, 2014

The proposed dental school project between Bluefield College and Tazewell County has been put on hold until the Virginia Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission determines whether it will fund the venture.

Creative Commons Images

Jun 23, 2014

We share a collection of educational and online learning images on our Flickr page, available here. We welcome anyone to use/modify/adapt the images but we do ask that you credit as the source with a link back to this website. If you have any questions please feel ...

Can't Miss Summer Alumni Reunions

Jun 19, 2014

Bluefield College will host three summer “Bluefield @ the Ballpark” gatherings for alumni and friends in Richmond, Roanoke, Bristol and Bluefield.   Charlottesville: Bluefield College alumni Bobby (left) and Joyce Gentry will host the 28th Annual Alumni Reunion for BC alumni ...

Open House Events for Online Degrees

Jun 18, 2014

Bluefield College will host a series of open house events in cities across Virginia in July for the purpose of sharing the latest opportunities available in its Online degree Program.

Students Named to President's, Dean's Lists (Spring '14)

Jun 13, 2014

Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the spring 2014 academic semester.

Education Students Hands-on Training

Jun 13, 2014

When students in Bluefield College’s Teacher Education Program completed their studies and graduated this past spring, they did so with more than just knowledge obtained from books and lectures.

Local Writers Invited to BC Writing Camp

Jun 3, 2014

Bluefield College will host a one-week summer writing camp, Monday through Friday, June 16-20, for students in grades three through 12.

Faculty, Staff Earn Distinctions (Spring '14)

May 29, 2014

A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff earned a variety of professional distinctions during the spring 2014 academic term. Article Defends BC ROI

May 29, 2014

In a article, writer Susan Adams asks the question, "Are colleges listed in's rankings really the worst return on investment?" Find the answer in her full feature here.

BC Employees Garner Year-end Awards

May 28, 2014

Bluefield College honored its employees with a year-end faculty/staff awards ceremony, May 1, which included the presentation of the Distinguished Staff Award to accounts payable manager Shirley Mutter and a 30-year Service Award to maintenance director Blair Taylor.

Summer Fine Arts Camps and Classes

May 27, 2014

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for summer 2014 and featured on the schedule are three camps, three workshops, one class, and private lessons.

Hope for Human Service Providers

May 22, 2014

More than 70 local human service providers, who dedicate their lives to the health and welfare of others, had the tables turned on them, Friday, May 16, when Bluefield College hosted the group on campus for a daylong conference designed to support and strengthen their efforts.

Eight Harpists to Perform at BC

May 16, 2014

Eight harpists representing southwestern Virginia and southern West Virginia will participate in Bluefield Harp Day, a one-day harp event hosted by Bluefield College on Saturday, May 24, and the first of its kind to be held in the Bluefield area.

125 Seniors Receive Diplomas

May 13, 2014

One hundred twenty-five Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas, Saturday, May 3, during the school’s 92nd Annual Spring Commencement, which also featured the presentation of a Student Leadership Award, a Distinguished Faculty Award, and an Honorary Doctorate.