Articles from category: Campus News
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
Jun 4, 2010
Bluefield College will partner with the Tazewell County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) to bring new educational and recreational programs to the county, particularly the Town of Pocahontas
Jun 1, 2010
The year was 1941. It was Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 20, and time for the traditional Homecoming season finale for the Bluefield College Ramblin' Reds football team.
May 8, 2010
Local high school students recently competed for thousands of dollars in scholarship funds during Bluefield College's First Annual High School Speech Contest, featuring a keynote address from inspirational athlete and best-selling author Kyle Maynard.
Apr 21, 2010
Longtime Bluefield College professor Dr. Greg Kerr will bid farewell to the BC family at the end of the 2009-2010 academic year to become the new vice president for academic affairs at Sterling College in Kansas.
Apr 13, 2010
Bluefield College recently paid tribute to the work of local journalists during its 11th Annual Media Appreciation Day, which featured inspirational remarks from congenital amputee Kyle Maynard and the presentation of a $1,000 award for excellence in media.
Apr 1, 2010
Fulbright Scholar Dr. Peiqin Zhou recently spoke on the campus of Bluefield College about Internet censorship in China.
Mar 18, 2010
"When an institution helps rebuild your life the way Bluefield College helped rebuild mine, you just want to give back to it as much as you can."
Mar 16, 2010
Part of the Bluefield College mission is to be in service to God and the community, and the school holds dear the value of being a caring community characterized by respect, support and encouragement.
Feb 18, 2010
Bluefield College's Teacher Education Program has received national recognition in the form of accreditation from the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) -- an elite ranking reserved for only the best teacher education programs in the country
Feb 10, 2010
Bluefield College Theatre returns to the stage for the first of its spring performances, a comical drama entitled "Blithe Spirit," Thursday through Sunday, February 25-28
Feb 10, 2010
Article by Jed Lockett, Bluefield Daily Telegraph Steve Hardin's life has been very interesting lately. The Bluefield College women's basketball head coach has presided over a team that has gone from perennial Appalachian Athletic Conference cellar dweller to being in the thick of the race for ...
Feb 8, 2010
Dr. Oluwafemi Faseun, a Fulbright Scholar in music from Lagos, Nigeria, spoke on the campus of Bluefield College, Friday, February 26.
Feb 8, 2010
As students, then alumni, and later members of the faculty and staff, E. Ralph Patsel, Jr, and his wife, Jane Neel Patsel, gave much of their life to Bluefield College. Now, they are giving perpetually through the establishment of the Jane and Ralph Patsel Endowed Scholarship.
Feb 3, 2010
A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff earned a variety of professional development distinctions during the fall and winter terms.
Jan 18, 2010
Master's degree classes are coming to Bluefield College.
Jan 11, 2010
The following is the first of a series of three feature stories written about BC men's basketball assistant coach Keith Jennings by Bluefield Daily Telegraph sports reporter Brian Woodson.
Oct 26, 2009
Bluefield College Theatre has released its schedule of performances for the 2009-2010 academic year. Featured on this year's schedule are performances of "The Crucible," "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever," "Blithe Spirit," "Steel Magnolias," and "Oliver ...
Oct 20, 2009
Bluefield College Theatre will present Arthur Miller's "The Crucible" during six separate performances, Thursday through Tuesday, November 12-17.
Oct 20, 2009
Very seldom does a band come along that pushes the limits of musical expression. Flight 24 does, and the band that mixes almost every genre of music into its own unique style will perform live in concert on the campus of Bluefield College, Friday, November 20.
Oct 16, 2009
Bluefield College celebrated its history with an annual Baptist Heritage Day ceremony on campus in October, featuring a keynote address from an authority on Baptist life, Dr. James M. Dunn, former executive director of the Baptist Joint Committee on Public Affairs.
Sep 23, 2009
Bluefield College ceremoniously kicked off the 2009-2010 academic year with the pomp and circumstance of its annual President's Convocation, September 2.
Sep 21, 2009
Considered by critics to be "the premier exponents of brass chamber music" and "a shining example of contemporary ensemble performance," Presidio Brass will perform in concert, Tuesday, September 22 in Harman Chapel on the campus of Bluefield College.
Jul 27, 2009
Last spring, Bluefield College unveiled a new instrumental music program for students, and on Monday, July 27, the Ratcliffe Foundation of Tazewell, Virginia, expressed support for the program with a $25,000 grant.
Jun 1, 2009
Longtime higher education administrator Carrie Anello Camden bid farewell to Bluefield College at the close of the 2008-2009 academic year after 20 years of service and dedication to BC students.
Jun 1, 2009
Bluefield College recognized dozens of its supporters during a spring Donor Appreciation Dinner, which honored the donors who make scholarships possible at the school and brought them together with the recipients of their generosity, BC students.
Jun 1, 2009
After four extremely successful seasons -- which included 23 wins a year, three straight National Tournament appearances, two conference titles, and two Coach of the Year awards -- Bluefield College head men's basketball coach Jason Gillespie is bidding farewell to the Ramblin' Rams.
Jun 1, 2009
Bluefield College is one of 27 private colleges in Virginia inviting high school students to its campus, July 27 through August 1, in an annual event designed to introduce prospective students to the opportunities available at Virginia private colleges.
Jun 1, 2009
Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for traditional students for the spring 2009 semester.
Jun 1, 2009
Bluefield College recently announced the hiring of a new vice president to join its Leadership Team. Dr. Robert Shippey, an educator, pastor and author with nearly 20 years of experience in higher education, will join the BC family July 1 as vice president for academic affairs.
May 1, 2009
Seven Bluefield College students recently returned from a Spring Break trip to China, but the venture abroad was not your typical chance for rest and relaxation. The BC student s were on a mission to "model Christ" and to share with students from the Communist country "what it ...
Dec 15, 2008
Bluefield College graduating seniors were challenged to listen to God's call and to take advantage of second chances when they accepted diplomas during the school's 17th Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 13.
Nov 20, 2008
A host of Bluefield College faculty and staff earned a variety of professional development distinctions during the summer and fall 2008 terms.
Nov 18, 2008
Hundreds of local school children and a host of other area theatre enthusiasts enjoyed five days of Bluefield College Theatre's presentation of the beloved children's classic Peter Pan, October 30 through November 3.
Oct 20, 2008
Members of the Bluefield College Board of Trustees gathered on campus for their annual fall meetings, October 17-18, and during the two-day session the Board approved a name for the school's new residence hall, endorsed a new Campus Master Plan, and elected new trustees and officers.
Sep 3, 2008
Bluefield College's Office of Enrollment Management recently received a much-needed transformation, thanks to a generous contribution from the Stelio and Betty Corte Charitable Foundation.
Aug 29, 2008
Bluefield College Kicks off New Year with President's Convocation
Jul 28, 2008
Each summer, Bluefield College serves as a hub for missionary workers throughout the nation. Hundreds of participants willingly spend a week of their summer vacation on the Bluefield College campus to make an impact on the lives of those who reside within the Greater Bluefield community.
Apr 30, 2007
In the aftermath of the tragic shootings on the campus of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia, on Monday, April 16, 2007, finding hope and encouragement under the circumstances is easier said than done.