Articles from category: Campus News
Aug 1, 2011
With less than two months remaining before the first Bluefield College football game in 70 years, supporters continue to step forward to invest in the return of the program.
Jul 29, 2011
Two hundred thirty youth from 13 Baptist churches across Virginia converged on the campus of Bluefield College, July 24-30, to make a difference in the lives of families in southwest Virginia through a faith-based community service project called Impact Virginia.
Jul 20, 2011
Bluefield College outshines other colleges in the Southeast when it comes to caring professors, an emphasis on community service, and the integration of faith in learning, according to a 2010 National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE).
Jul 17, 2011
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Jul 13, 2011
Bluefield College's Board of Trustees gathered on campus for its annual spring meetings in April, and during the two-day session the group approved further study of a new residence facility, welcomed five new members to the Board, approved three faculty promotions, and endorsed a new budget with ...
Jul 1, 2011
The Whitmore Memorial Scholarship at Bluefield College has been providing vital financial aid to BC students for many years. It will continue do so for many more years to come, thanks to John and Patricia Whitmore, who recently endowed the scholarship with a major gift to the fund to ensure that ...
Jun 29, 2011
Fifty-five members of Baptist churches from across Virginia and Tennessee spent part of their summer on the campus of Bluefield College on a mission to support their Virginia Baptist partner.
Jun 29, 2011
Bluefield College is taking its new nursing program further into southwest Virginia, thanks to a partnership with Virginia Highlands Community College.
Jun 17, 2011
CONSOL Senior Vice President Michael Onifer presented a $5,000 check to Bluefield College President David Olive during a visit to the BC campus, Thursday, June 16. While designated for scholarships, Onifer said the contribution is more than just added financial aid for Bluefield students.
Jun 16, 2011
It's not often kids ages 10-13 study botany and biochemistry or analyze Lepidoptera and micro invertebrates, but that's exactly what kids that age did during Bluefield College's summer Adventure Biology Camp, June 13-17.
Jun 15, 2011
Bluefield College recently joined efforts with Virginia Delegate Will Morefield to support the region's coal miners who are victims of black lung.
May 20, 2011
Bluefield College has named a founding director for its new nursing program. Dr. Carolyn Keen Lewis, a nurse with more than 20 years of experience in health care service and education, has accepted the call to lead the school's inaugural registered nurse to bachelor's degree in nursing (RN-BSN) ...
May 18, 2011
Local high school students recently competed for thousands of dollars in scholarship funds during Bluefield College's Second Annual High School Speech Contest, featuring a keynote address from international feature writer and BC alumna Brandy Campbell.
May 12, 2011
High school dropout, turned millionaire Bobby Griffin shares his success story and testimony with BC students.
May 6, 2011
Dozens of local business and civic leaders gathered on the campus of Bluefield College, May 6, for the Chick-fil-A Leadercast, a professional development opportunity featuring simulcast speeches from the likes of John Maxwell, Robin Roberts, Dan Cathy, Mack Brown and other internationally known ...
May 4, 2011
During a press conference on campus, the college introduced Mike Compton and Stacey Hairston as the newest additions to Rams football.
May 3, 2011
Bluefield College paid tribute to the work of local journalists during its 12th Annual Media Appreciation Day, April 29.
Apr 21, 2011
Virginia Secretary of Education Gerard Robinson is now a Bluefield College graduate -- at least symbolically.
Apr 19, 2011
A greasy waterslide. A murky mud pit. Mouth-watering food.
Apr 13, 2011
Media Appreciation Day program to Include presentation of $1,000 Shott Excellence-in-Media Award and keynote address from international journalist Brandy Campbell.
Mar 29, 2011
John Maxwell, Robin Roberts, Dan Cathy, Mack Brown and other internationally known leaders coming to Bluefield College.
Mar 28, 2011
Leaders from the two schools sign a formal agreement that will allow SWCC registered nursing graduates the opportunity to advance their education with a bachelor's degree in nursing from Bluefield College.
Mar 16, 2011
Students interested in the inSPIRE adult degree-completion program may now pursue a public safety degree (formerly named the criminal justice degree) with a study concentration in one of four specific areas.
Mar 16, 2011
People are inspired not by people who have only experienced success, but by people who have known failure and succeeded in spite of it.
Mar 16, 2011
Markers have been placed in East River Hall to honor alumni and friends who generously support BC.
Mar 12, 2011
Bluefield College is stepping up in athletics to NAIA Division I and the Mid-South Conference.
Mar 2, 2011
The Town of Bluefield gave BC a $5,000 check to help underwrite startup costs for football.
Feb 24, 2011
The college showcased its fine arts programs during an open house event, February 18, designed to tout the school's art, music and theatre studies for prospective students.
Feb 11, 2011
Fulbright Ambassador Sophie Woodruff visited the BC campus, Thursday, February 10.
Feb 1, 2011
Bluefield College brings millions of dollars into the economies of Tazewell County, Virginia, and Mercer County, West Virginia.
Jan 28, 2011
347 youth from 15 churches, along with 200 friends from the community took part in Bluefield College's Winter Blast.
Jan 14, 2011
Bluefield College will launch the first classes in its nursing degree program in Grundy, Virginia.
Dec 21, 2010
When students can't travel abroad or trips oversees just won't fit into the schedule, the college brings the international mission field to its students on campus through its Missionary-in-Residence Program.
Dec 17, 2010
Even with the construction of Bluefield College's East River Residence Hall in the fall of 2009, the college's Board of Trustees is considering another new residence facility with on-campus population at an all-time high.
Dec 10, 2010
Bluefield College is taking its management and criminal justice baccalaureate degree programs online
Dec 9, 2010
Collins Tuohy has made it her mission to change people's lives. That message was clear when she served as keynote speaker for Bluefield College's Tierney Scholarship Awareness Dinner, November 11.
Nov 19, 2010
Fulbright Scholar Dr. Anna Kudiyarova, an authority on psychological therapy in Eurasia, spoke to psychology students and faculty on the campus of Bluefield College, Friday, November 19.
Nov 19, 2010
Bluefield College recently signed an articulation agreement with The John Leland Center for Theological Studies that will give students who have an interest in Christian ministry greater access to the theological training they'll need to fulfill their calling.
Nov 18, 2010
BC traditional student numbers are on the rise to the highest count since 2004.
Nov 8, 2010
As part of its mission to prepare innovative learners and transformational leaders, Bluefield College began its third semester of academic, cultural and student exchange with China this fall.
Nov 5, 2010
Bluefield College students will soon have access to even more financial aid, but equally important is the fact that the legacies of two local community servants will be preserved through the creation of the Dennis and Louise Thomas Leary Endowed Scholarship for BC students.
Nov 4, 2010
Bluefield College celebrated its history with an annual Baptist Heritage Day ceremony on campus in October, featuring a keynote address from Baptist historian J. Bradley Creed.
Oct 19, 2010
Bluefield College introduced a new athletic mission statement to its student-athletes, Tuesday, October 19, and used a legendary name in sports to unveil the new plan -- former Virginia governor and onetime United States senator George F. Allen.
Oct 11, 2010
Bluefield College received a boost to its new football program, October 11, in the form of a Founders-level gift to the Rams Football Booster Club from the Ramey Auto Group.
Sep 20, 2010
One hundred forty youth from 13 Baptist churches across Virginia converged on the campus of Bluefield College, June 27-July 3, to make an "impact" on Greater Bluefield through service projects in the community.
Sep 10, 2010
According to the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), Bluefield College is considered to be intellectually challenging and committed to students’ success, compared to other colleges across the country.
Sep 8, 2010
Bluefield College received a boost to its new football program, September 3, with a major gift from a local family with a tradition of supporting the Greater Bluefield community.
Sep 1, 2010
The Thompson Charitable Foundation of Knoxville, Tennessee, has awarded a $50,000 grant to Bluefield College for its Rural Healthcare Education Program.
Jul 23, 2010
Who will be the next legendary coach at Bluefield College? Coach Mike Gravier, according to BC leaders who announced the hiring of Gravier on July 23.
Jun 14, 2010
Original content from "Lighthouse on the Hill: The Bluefield College Story" by Rev. David M. Armbrister