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Today's BC Students: Tomorrow's Teachers (Fall '14)

Feb 11, 2015

At the beginning of the fall 2014 semester, five Bluefield College students began their final year of training in BC’s Teacher Education Program. Their previous years of study included gaining knowledge through textbooks and lectures, but the fall 2014 semester featured training and the ...

479 Youth Attend BC's Winter Blast

Feb 10, 2015

Nearly 500 youth from across the region stormed the campus of Bluefield College, January 17-18, for the school’s two-day extreme winter worship weekend known as Winter Blast.

BC to Honor '85 Basketball and Golf

Jan 29, 2015

James Hagins, Sammy Poindexter and Ralph Stovall -- members of the Bluefield College Sports Hall of Fame and just a handful of former BC sports greats who will be honored on campus, Saturday, February 7, when the college recognizes its 1985 national runner-up men’s basketball team and its 1985 ...

Fine Arts Classes for Community (Spring '15)

Jan 27, 2015

Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2015 semester.

Students Inducted into Honor Society

Jan 27, 2015

Twenty-six Bluefield College students were recognized for academic excellence and exemplary character during a recent induction ceremony for the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society.

Students Honor MLK with Service (2015)

Jan 23, 2015

Service: it’s a way of life at Bluefield College, a time-honored core value, a part of the school’s mission statement, and integrated heavily into students’ overall academic experience.

BC Dedicates New Apartment Complex

Jan 22, 2015

Students at Bluefield College are now living in some of the most modern, independent living arrangements you’ll ever find on a college campus, thanks to the opening of Bluestone Commons, a brand new apartment complex on campus and the latest state-of-the-art student housing option for BC students.

Apply Now for New Opportunity School (2015)

Jan 14, 2015

Women from Appalachia who haven’t had access to higher education or whose circumstances have left them in poverty or some other financial or personal predicament now have hope for a new beginning, thanks to the New Opportunity School for Women at Bluefield College.

Christian Art Exhibit on Display at BC

Jan 14, 2015

Visual artist Sandra Bowden has been interpreting Scripture through mixed media for more than 40 years, and for the next three months she will present some of her interpretations at Bluefield College in an art exhibit titled “With Word and Song.”

120 Seniors Celebrate Commencement

Jan 9, 2015

One hundred twenty Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas during the school’s 23rd Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 13, in a program that featured a keynote address from David Henry, chief executive officer of Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

BC to Host Winter Worship Weekend

Jan 6, 2015

What do skiing, snowboarding, tubing, rock-climbing, dodge-ball, concerts, worship, and life on a Christian college campus all have in common?

Trustees Review Facility Improvements

Dec 7, 2014

Members of the Bluefield College Board of Trustees gathered on campus in October, and during the two-day fall session the group discussed current facility improvements, elected new officers and members, recognized retiring trustees, and approved budget numbers for 2015-‘16.

Garton Brings Hope to Roma Children

Dec 2, 2014

Bluefield College alumna Brittany Garton is bringing hope to the children of Romania.

BC Alumni Fall Short, Gain Big in BSC Battle

Nov 28, 2014

When the men’s and women’s basketball teams from Bluefield College and Bluefield State College took the court November 24, 2014 for the annual Basketball Classic of the Bluefields, they were not the only ones battling for bragging rights in the friendly rivalry between the twin city colleges.

Come See Christmas at Bluefield

Nov 25, 2014

Bluefield College will host its traditional Christmas at Bluefield music and drama extravaganza, Friday, December 5 and Saturday, December 6 at 7:30 p.m. each night in Harman Chapel.

Youth Theatre Slates Christmas Play

Nov 25, 2014

Bluefield College Youth Theatre will present The Year of the Perfect Christmas Tree, Tuesday, December 9 and Thursday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m. each night in Harman Chapel.

BC Ranked Among Top Colleges in South (2014)

Nov 14, 2014

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: 2015,” thanks in large part to its personal attention to students and affordability.

BC Recognized for Low Student Debt

Nov 11, 2014

Bluefield College has been ranked among the top Christian colleges in America for graduating students with low debt burden.

Join the BC-BSC Alumni Challenge

Nov 10, 2014

When the men’s and women’s basketball teams from Bluefield College and Bluefield State College take the court November 24 for the annual Basketball Classic of the Bluefields, they will not be the only ones battling for bragging rights in the friendly rivalry between the twin city colleges.

SAXsational Concert Coming to Bluefield

Nov 7, 2014

If you enjoy jazz and pop standards on saxophone, then you’ll love Rob Verdi’s show. It’s SAXsational!

Alumnus Mark Vinson Makes it to The Show

Nov 5, 2014

Bluefield College alumnus and former BC baseball player Mark Vinson has made his way to The Big Show.

Prospects Invited to Final Fall Open House

Nov 5, 2014

Prospective college students are invited to explore not only a career, but also their calling by attending the last of four fall Open House events at Bluefield College, Saturday, November 15.

Students to Show Art in Fall Exhibit

Nov 5, 2014

The works of Bluefield College art and graphic communication students will be on display during a Fall Student Art Show on campus, November 17 through December 5.

Want to Study Web, Mobile Programming?

Nov 4, 2014

In response to demand and the growing fascination with web and mobile technology, Bluefield College has developed a new academic program for students: web and mobile programming.

Faculty, Staff Earn Distinctions (Fall '14)

Oct 31, 2014

A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff earned a variety of professional distinctions during the summer of 2014.

Runners Sprint for BC Scholarships (2014)

Oct 30, 2014

Nearly 40 runners and walkers took part in Bluefield College’s Seventh Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship 5K Challenge, September 27, with Nick Whited of Bluefield, Virginia, earning the overall best time of the day at 18:29.

Alumni Celebrate Homecoming 2014

Oct 29, 2014

Hundreds of Bluefield College alumni from as far as Connecticut and as far back as the class of 1934 returned to their alma mater, September 26-28, to celebrate Homecoming 2014, featuring special reunions, music, dancing, theatre, worship, a memorial run, a live auction, football, tailgating, and ...

Reserve Your Seats for Mark Twain, Alive!

Oct 24, 2014

Experience the wit of one of America’s greatest humorists when Richmond’s David Bailey presents “Mark Twain, Alive,” Sunday, November 9 at 4 p.m. at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen, Virginia.

BC Hosts Business Women's Conference

Oct 22, 2014

More than 50 local businesswomen spent the day on the campus of Bluefield College fine-tuning their leadership skills, business etiquette, technology knowledge, and health as part of a BC Professional Business Women’s Conference.

Students Crown 2014 Homecoming Court

Oct 22, 2014

Bluefield College students crowned the school’s 2014 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities on campus, September 26.

BC Honors Golden Graduates (2014)

Oct 17, 2014

Bluefield College honored members of its class of 1964 with induction into the school’s Golden Graduate Society during Homecoming festivities on campus, September 26-28.

Take Part in Hispanic Awareness Week

Oct 17, 2014

Bluefield College will host its annual Hispanic Awareness Week, October 22-26, featuring films, an open house, and other activities designed to increase awareness of the Latino culture.

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 ...