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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.

Chemistry Teacher Certificate Program

Aug 18, 2016

Bluefield College in Bluefield, Virginia, is partnering with the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center in Abingdon, Virginia, to launch a Teachers of Chemistry Certificate Program for teachers seeking certification to teach dual enrollment chemistry.

Brewster Joins BC Faculty

Aug 16, 2016

Bluefield College’s critically acclaimed School of Education just got stronger with the addition of faculty member Dr. Thomas Brewster, an educator with more than 25 years of experience in the field as a high school teacher, assistant principal and principal; a college professor and assessment ...

BC to Host 15th Golfers' Challenge

Jul 28, 2016

Looking for a golf challenge? Interested in testing your green skills against the area’s best, while at the same time providing valuable scholarship support to student-athletes at Bluefield College?

Alumni Invited to Join BC @ the Ballpark

Jul 26, 2016

Bluefield College alumni and friends are invited to a series of summer reunions at baseball stadiums across the Commonwealth in August 2016.

College Names New Campus Pastor

Jul 21, 2016

Bluefield College has named a new director of campus ministries. Dr. Henry Clary, a longtime international missionary, has the accepted the campus pastor’s post, a position brought back to the college after an extended hiatus.

Allison Invited to Leadership Program

Jul 21, 2016

Recent Bluefield College graduate Hayley Allison of Cedar Bluff, Virginia, has been selected to participate in the 2016 College Leaders Program of the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership at the University of Virginia.

Spring '16 President's and Dean's Lists

Jul 12, 2016

Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s lists for the spring 2016 academic semester.

Students Attend National Convention

Jul 12, 2016

Twelve Bluefield College students recently attended the 2016 Alpha Chi National Honor Society Convention in Alexandria, Virginia, with nine of the 12 students providing scholarly presentations for the event.

BC Employees Earn Distinctions 06-16

Jun 30, 2016

A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff were involved in a variety of professional distinctions and transitions during the spring of 2016.

Students Honored for Academic Merit

Jun 30, 2016

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

BC to Send Furniture to Flood Victims

Jun 29, 2016

Bluefield College in Bluefield, Virginia, is responding to the needs of the victims of the recent floods in West Virginia with nearly 400 pieces of furniture for those whose homes were devastated by the high water.

Teaching Interfaith Understanding 06-16

Jun 28, 2016

Bluefield College professor Dr. Rob Merritt has been selected from a competitive national pool of nominees to participate in a faculty seminar on the teaching of interfaith understanding.

Virginia Private College Week at BC

Jun 28, 2016

Prospective college students are invited to visit Bluefield College as part of Virginia Private College Week, Monday, July 25 through Saturday, July 30.

Phoenix Divas: Rising from Troubled Pasts

Jun 17, 2016

Bluefield College hosted its fourth annual session of the New Opportunity School for Women, May 16 through June 4, in an effort to help disadvantaged women from Appalachia confront their circumstances, overcome their conditions, and pave the way for a new and better life.

BC Family Mourns Loss of Teresa Stanley

Jun 15, 2016

Longtime Bluefield College staffer Teresa Croy Stanley, who served most of her BC years as director of alumni relations, passed away June 9, 2016.

Not Your Ordinary Summer Camps

Jun 15, 2016

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses and camps for summer 2016.

BC Named Military Friendly School

Jun 1, 2016

Bluefield College has been selected as a top military friendly school by Military Advanced Education & Transition (MAE&T).

Community Invited to Writing Workshop

May 27, 2016

Bluefield College will host a summer writing camp, June 20-24, for students in grades three through 12.

Local Teachers Join BC in Research

May 27, 2016

Nineteen Tazewell County teachers recently took part in a course offered by Bluefield College designed to determine best practices in teaching and to develop valuable action research in elementary mathematics.

Alumni Give $43,000 to 2016 Phonathon

May 27, 2016

For a month this spring, current Bluefield College students telephoned former BC students soliciting gifts for the BC Fund for Scholarships, and as a result of their efforts, alumni gave more than $43,000 to the school’s 2016 Phonathon, a vital source of financial aid for BC students.

From Students to Teachers

May 27, 2016

Thirteen Bluefield College senior teacher education students recently completed valuable career training through the school’s student-teacher program, which offers hands-on experience to students alongside veteran teachers in local classrooms.

BC Ranked 11th Most Beautiful College

May 18, 2016

Bluefield College has been ranked 11th among the Top 50 Most Beautiful Christian Colleges and Universities in the nation by Christian Universities Online (CUO), an online resource used for researching Christian higher education.

BC's 94th Annual Spring Commencement

May 13, 2016

One hundred fifty-one Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas, Saturday, May 7, during the school’s 94th Annual Spring Commencement, which featured two speeches from distinguished graduates and a keynote address from The Honorable Morgan Griffith, a member of the U.S. House of ...

Faculty, Staff Earn Year-end Awards (2016)

May 12, 2016

Bluefield College honored its employees with a faculty and staff awards ceremony, May 5, which included the presentation of a Distinguished Staff Award to Brenda Workman, a Distinguished Faculty Award to Dr. Donna Watson, and Service Awards to longtime BC employees.