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Open House Events for Online Programs

Nov 10, 2015

Bluefield College’s Online Degree Program will host a series of open house events in cities across Virginia in November for the purpose of sharing the latest information about the online degree opportunities available at BC.

BC Inducts Four into Sports Hall of Fame

Nov 10, 2015

Bluefield College honored four of its most celebrated former members of athletics with induction into the school’s Sports Hall of Fame, October 24, the highest honor reserved for BC athletes who have made the most exceptional contributions to Ram Athletics.

College Presents 2015 Alumni Awards

Nov 10, 2015

Bluefield College honored three of its most distinguished graduates and one of its most faithful supporters during an Alumni Awards Dinner, October 24, as part of Homecoming 2015.

BC to Host Switzer Bassoon Recital

Oct 30, 2015

Bassoon musician Scott A. Switzer will perform a recital at Bluefield College, Saturday, November 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

Students Crown 2015 Homecoming Court

Oct 30, 2015

Bluefield College students crowned the school’s 2015 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities on campus, October 23-24.

BC Honors Golden Graduates (2015)

Oct 29, 2015

“Welcome home” and “you are special to us” were the themes of the night when Bluefield College honored its graduates from 1965 and beyond during a Golden Graduates Society Dinner, Friday, October 23, as part of Homecoming 2015.

Grammy Winner Mike Farris Coming to BC

Oct 28, 2015

Grammy Award winner and critically acclaimed soulful singer Mike Farris will perform live in concert at Bluefield College, Tuesday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

“White Genocide” is a thing when racists create their own space on the Internet

Oct 27, 2015

The Crazies of the Internet have decided to boycott “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” because it promotes “White Genocide.”

The Houston Rockets, James Harden are Ready For Takeoff!

Oct 27, 2015

The Rockets takeoff is around the corner. This season brings excitement and the Rockets will make it happen.

Facebook to begin warning of online surveillance

Oct 27, 2015

It’s been two years since Edward Snowden, former CIA official, leaked classified documents from the United States National Security Agency (NSA). The paper trail left American citizens stunned, and most importantly outraged. Since then, understandably, suspicion sets in each and every time you ...

BC Ranked Among Top Colleges in South (2015)

Oct 21, 2015

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: 2016,” thanks in large part to its personal attention to students and affordability.

BC to Host First Ram to Ram Seminar

Oct 21, 2015

Bluefield College will host its first-ever Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar, Friday, October 23 at 10 a.m. in the Student Activities Center, Shott Hall.

BC Opens New Disc Golf Course

Oct 20, 2015

If you haven’t already, you should soon notice a handful of unique baskets scattered about the campus of Bluefield College. The baskets aren’t for gathering or storing, but for a new disc golf course created on the BC campus as an added recreational activity for students and the community ...

Homecoming: Alumni, Community Affair

Oct 19, 2015

Special reunions, a fireworks show, Mark Twain, theatre, a live auction, campus tours, tailgating, football, dinner and dancing, alumni awards, the crowning of a queen and king, and praise and worship.

Narcos DEA Agents to Speak at BC and BSC

Oct 16, 2015

More than 16 years before Stephen Murphy played a key role in bringing down the most notorious drug lord of the 20th century, he was a member of the Bluefield, West Virginia, Police Department. In early November 2015, Murphy will return to Bluefield, joining Javier Pena as they discuss their role ...

Read and Share Cancer Survival Stories

Oct 16, 2015

One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Read about members of the Bluefield College family who survived cancer, and share your own survival story on BC's Facebook page:

BC Slates Final Fall Open House Events

Oct 14, 2015

Prospective college students are invited to explore not only a career, but also their calling by attending at least one of the final fall Open House events at Bluefield College, October 18, and November 14.

Students Serve thru Operation Bluefield

Oct 14, 2015

Service above self. It’s not just a motto, but a way of life at Bluefield College. From local community service projects to missions abroad, BC students are involved year-round in opportunities to grow as servant leaders.

BC Raises Awareness of Domestic Violence

Oct 14, 2015

Bluefield College students, faculty and staff are bringing awareness to the importance of Title IX on college campuses and to the woes of domestic violence in our communities through a series of activities on campus in October.

Blevins Leads 2015 Class into Sports Hall of Fame

Oct 13, 2015

Bluefield College will honor four of its most celebrated former members of athletics with induction into the school’s Sports Hall of Fame, Saturday, October 24.

Can The Rockets Bring a Title To Houston?

Oct 13, 2015

By Ben Rife Edited by Andres Palacio     The Houston Rockets have eyed the NBA Championship since the acquisitions of James Harden and Dwight Howard. But something kept them from fulfilling their title hopes: point guard play.     In two years as teammates, Harden and ...

The Medium and Literacy

Oct 13, 2015

Since Mesopotamia and its cuneiform, to Johannes Gutenberg and his introduction to printing press, to Twitter and YouTube, literacy is always changing.

BC Theatre to Present Three Musketeers

Oct 13, 2015

Bluefield College Theatre will present the classic adventure The Three Musketeers, Thursday through Sunday, October 22-25.

Kim Kardashian-West’s Negative View of Pregnancy is Refreshing

Oct 7, 2015

Kim Kardashian's was the Worst Experience of Her Life

BC Alumna Lands Seat on the Bench

Oct 5, 2015

As a criminal justice student at Bluefield College, Erin Johnson DeHart hoped to someday become a police officer. Little did she know that just more than 10 years after graduation she’d become a judge.

Jennifer Jones: A Teacher of Teachers

Oct 5, 2015

From playing teacher with a Fisher-Price schoolhouse as a child to her first job as a teacher’s assistant in a kindergarten classroom to one of the highest honored college professors in Virginia. That’s the path of success Dr. Jennifer Jones took, and it all started in the Bluefield College ...

BC Announces 2015 Alumni Awards

Oct 2, 2015

Bluefield College will honor three of its most distinguished graduates, four of its most celebrated former members of Athletics, and one of its most faithful supporters during an Alumni Awards and Sports Hall of Fame Dinner, Saturday, October 24.

Community, Alumni Homecoming Auction

Oct 2, 2015

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

Students Sew Dresses for Girls in Africa

Oct 1, 2015

A heart to serve others sometimes asks us to leave what is familiar and try something new.

BC Students Travel to China

Oct 1, 2015

Students at Bluefield College are getting a quality level of higher education, not only in the classroom, but also through study abroad to places like China.

Students Celebrate Historic Phonathon

Sep 30, 2015

This past spring, 15 Bluefield College students volunteered their time and energy for four weeks, February 23 through March 25, to participate in the school’s annual Phonathon to help raise funds for student scholarships, and by the time the students finished, they had solicited more than ...

BC Honors Local Journalists (2015)

Sep 29, 2015

Bluefield College paid tribute to the work of local journalists during its 16th Annual Media Appreciation Day, September 25, which featured remarks from stroke survivor and Princeton Times editor and general manager Tammie Toler and the presentation of two $1,000 Shott Excellence in Media Awards.

Finding a mentor makes a difference

Sep 29, 2015

Abigail Heiniger’s doctoral English professors were mothers and thought of themselves as such. One professor named Anca took her in as she was getting her doctorate.

Should New York Jet fans feel overachieved or confident?

Sep 29, 2015

The Todd Bowles era in New York is off to a fast start.

Why Girardi Should Be Careful With Betances or Else!

Sep 29, 2015

Joe Girardi has maybe the best relief pitcher in the game of baseball but Girardi could be his enemy for future reference.

Former Pakistani Politician's Daughter Says "Americans Don't Know How Good They Have It"

Sep 29, 2015

Due to her severe medical issues, Razia Begum recently moved to America to live with her son after a life of political and personal hardship.

White liked his odds in CHINA

Sep 29, 2015

By Layney Sandifer Edited by Andres Palacio   David White, a Bluefield College student, was given the opportunity to travel to China to visit his dream school, Jiangsu Second Normal University.   White said his favorite part of the trip was that 20 times as many women attended ...

Climbing Castles in Spain

Sep 29, 2015

Learning experiences at Bluefield College can be “amazing,” “life fulfilling” and “a dream come true.” Just ask BC junior Adriana Moreno, who just recently completed a study trip abroad to Spain, where she not only had an “amazing” time learning, but also developed a keen appetite ...

Basic Virtues & Values of a Human Being

Sep 25, 2015

For those of you struggling at times. For those of you overwhelmed with college and life, God is right beside you and He is not letting you down.

Runners Sprint for BC Scholarships (2015)

Sep 24, 2015

Fifty-six runners and walkers took part in Bluefield College’s Eighth Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship 5K Challenge, September 19, with Josh Wolfe of Pearisburg, Virginia, earning the overall best time of the day at 20:19.

The Ruuuuush Hour

Sep 24, 2015

College life is harder, but at the same time is beautiful. Read the column and feel identified. This is for everyone who has a busy life but still makes it happen.

Should fans of “The Walking Dead” watch its spinoff “Fear the Walking Dead”?

Sep 23, 2015

It’s been a month since the series premiere of "Fear the Walking Dead." "The Walking Dead" spinoff is set in Los Angeles during the beginnings of the zombie virus outbreak. This is a new character group, in a different time and setting. But the question is: should fans of a ...

Tony Nolan Series at BC Postponed

Sep 22, 2015

Bluefield College's Christian Emphasis Week featuring guest speaker Tony Nolan has been postponed due to an unexpected development that will not allow Nolan to come to Bluefield. Originally scheduled for September 23-25, the event will be rescheduled later in the fall. Additional publcity will be ...

A Year in Review: 2014-2015

Sep 18, 2015

From record enrollment and new academic programs to honors for service and contributions to missions, Bluefield College's 2014-2015 academic year was one to celebrate. A quick year in review will tell exactly why.

BC to Honor Local Journalists (2015)

Sep 17, 2015

Bluefield College will pay tribute to the work of local journalists during its 16th Annual Media Appreciation Day, Friday, September 25 -- an event that will include the presentation of a Shott Excellence in Media Award to an outstanding local journalist and remarks from Princeton Times’ editor ...

Body Language Focus of BC Fall Art Show

Sep 16, 2015

Bluefield College is hosting a fall art show, now through November 12, featuring the works of figurative artist Jordan Lively.

Why an Apology May be Too Late

Sep 15, 2015

In the last few months, Hillary Clinton successfully kicked off her second presidential campaign and that seems to be all that has gone right for her. Once the Democratic forerunner and pegged less than a year ago as the star choice for the nomination, her poll numbers have taken a gradual ...

Black or White: How a Movie About Race Misses the Chance to be Great

Sep 15, 2015

Black or White (2014) is a movie about race, forgiveness and understanding says Rotten Tomatoes, a movie review website. Although it might have found some success with the latter two claims, the first one failed. After a car accident leaves Elliot Anderson's (Kevin Costner) wife dead, Elliot ...

BC Formally Kicks off New Academic Year

Sep 4, 2015

Bluefield College ceremoniously kicked off its 2015-2016 academic year with the pomp and circumstance of its annual President’s Convocation and Founders’ Day Celebration, Wednesday, September 2, featuring greetings from BC dignitaries and a keynote address from new vice president Dr. Marshall ...

BC Gives Hope to Needy Women

Sep 4, 2015

Bluefield College strives to help students identify and understand their life’s calling. It’s part of the BC mission. But that purpose does not always adhere to conventional methods or apply only to traditional college students.