Articles from category: Community News
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.
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.
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.
Sep 8, 2016
Award-winning professional photographer Steve Jessee will present an exhibit of his works at Bluefield College, September 5 through November 17.
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 ...
Sep 2, 2016
Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2016 semester.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
Jun 15, 2016
Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses and camps for summer 2016.
May 27, 2016
Bluefield College will host a summer writing camp, June 20-24, for students in grades three through 12.
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.
May 3, 2016
Bluefield Youth Theatre at Bluefield College will present Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Jr., Thursday through Sunday, May 12-15.
May 3, 2016
Bluefield College will host a summer art show now through August 26 featuring the works of portrait artist Eric Beavers.
Apr 27, 2016
Bluefield College hosted a reception celebrating the release of the school’s 23rd edition of The Bluestone Review, April 21.
Apr 25, 2016
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.
Apr 21, 2016
Every year, students from Bluefield College look forward to Mud Pig Day as a day of fun and rest before the start of final exams. This year is no different, as students prepare for the school’s 38th Annual Mud Pig Day, Thursday, April 28.
Apr 21, 2016
The works of Bluefield College art students are on display as part of a Spring Student Art Show on campus, April 13-30.
Apr 20, 2016
Bluefield College celebrated the history, people, music, food and traditions of Appalachia with its annual Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 9, in the Dome Gymnasium.
Apr 15, 2016
The Young Irelanders will bring a Celtic celebration through a unique, eclectic show of traditional Irish music, song and dance to Bluefield, Wednesday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Bluefield High School.
Apr 15, 2016
Bluefield College will unveil the 23rd edition of its Bluestone Review during a public reading and reception, Thursday, April 21 at 7 p.m.
Apr 8, 2016
Bluefield College will host two spring music concerts featuring two of its instrumental ensembles in a Blue Jeans and Bands show, April 21, and two of its vocal groups in a Spring Choral Concert, April 24.
Apr 5, 2016
Bluefield College will host its traditional daylong Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 9, but with the forecast for cold and possibly snowy weather, the event has been moved from outside on the campus quad to inside the Dome Gymnasium.
Apr 4, 2016
The New Opportunity School for Women at Bluefield College will host a live and silent auction at the BC Dome, Saturday, April 23.
Apr 4, 2016
Bluefield College will host a weeklong series of lectures, presentations, films and other activities, April 11-15, designed to increase global cultural awareness and featuring a keynote address from Anne Gahongayire, secretary general of the Supreme Court of Kigali, Rwanda.
Apr 3, 2016
Accepted or admitted students of Bluefield College are invited to a special “Night on the Hill” open house event for prospective students, Sunday and Monday, April 17-18.
Apr 1, 2016
Bluefield College Theatre will present a stage adaptation of Charlotte Bronte’s classic English gothic novel Jane Eyre, Thursday through Sunday, April 14-17.
Mar 23, 2016
Bluefield College recently signed an agreement with Just Compassion, Inc. to help provide dental care services to low-income children and families in Southwest Virginia.
Mar 21, 2016
Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School (FACS) will offer a unique workshop entitled “Retrain Your Brain for Healthy Living,” Saturday, April 2 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the BC Science Center.
Mar 17, 2016
Bluefield College will host an Easter celebration for kids in the community, Sunday, March 20 at 3 p.m. in the campus quad.
Mar 8, 2016
Graduates of the New Opportunity School for Women (NOSW) at Bluefield College gathered on campus with members of the BC community, Saturday, March 5, for an NOSW alumni reunion.
Mar 3, 2016
The Bluestone Review, a literary journal in its 23rd year of publication by students at Bluefield College, is now accepting submissions through March 14.
Feb 23, 2016
Bluefield College will host its sixth annual “Celebration of Appalachia,” April 2016, featuring, as always, the traditional daylong Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 9.
Feb 19, 2016
Bluefield College Youth Theatre, Sr. will present a modern day version of Alice in Wonderland, titled Alice@Wonderland, Thursday through Sunday, March 3-6.
Feb 19, 2016
Bluefield College will host an art show now through April 16 featuring the works of Cindy Gillespie.
Feb 17, 2016
Women from the community joined female students from Bluefield College, Saturday, February 6, to take part in an IF: Gathering, a global Christian women’s conference designed to “gather, equip and unleash women to live out their calling.”
Feb 10, 2016
Bluefield College Theatre will present the uproarious Southern comedy Dearly Departed, Thursday through Sunday, February 11-14.
Feb 9, 2016
Bluefield College’s Harman Chapel is a landmark structure not only on the BC campus, but throughout the entire Greater Bluefield community, and thanks to the recent completion of major renovations, the facility, BC leaders say, has become even more prominent and far beneficial than ever before.
Feb 5, 2016
Bluefield College students have scheduled a month-long series of activities designed to celebrate Black History Month.
Feb 5, 2016
Prospective college students are invited to explore their career dreams and the college experience during Bluefield College’s Winter Open House, Saturday, February 20.
Feb 1, 2016
Local women are invited to a wellness seminar at Bluefield College, Thursday, February 18, as part of the Healthy Woman series sponsored by Bluefield Regional Medical Center.
Jan 28, 2016
Women throughout the community will be challenged to live out their purpose and to live for the glory of God during an IF: Gathering, a women’s Christian conference, Saturday, February 6 at Bluefield College.
Jan 26, 2016
The campus of Bluefield College and its surroundings enjoyed a fresh, young breeze, January 16-17, when more than 550 middle and high school students from four different states blew into town for the 2016 version of BC’s Winter Blast.
Jan 19, 2016
“Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.” These were the words of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as he inspired the nation during his lifetime to take a stand and make a difference by serving others.