Articles from category: Community News
Apr 7, 2015
Two art shows are among the events featured in Bluefield College's month-long Celebration of Appalachia, including a mixed media Christian art exhibit featuring the works of visual artist Sandra Bowden, now through April 11, and a student art show featuring the works of Bluefield College students ...
Apr 6, 2015
Blue Mountain Performing Arts and Bluefield College will host a concert featuring critically acclaimed pianist Lynne Mackey and celebrating the 100th anniversary and restoration of BC’s Steinway grand piano, Tuesday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel Auditorium.
Apr 6, 2015
Bluefield College will unveil the 22nd edition of its Bluestone Review during a public reading and reception, Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m.
Apr 6, 2015
As part of it s month-long Celebration of Appalachia, Bluefield College will host a series of book readings with local authors and lectures from Appalachian authorities, April 7-11.
Mar 30, 2015
Bluefield College will host its annual Celebration of Appalachia, culminating, as always, with the traditional daylong Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 11.
Mar 27, 2015
Bluefield College Theatre will present the inspirational musical Cotton Patch Gospel, Thursday through Sunday, April 9-12, as part of the school’s month-long Celebration of Appalachia.
Mar 25, 2015
For the fifth consecutive year, Bluefield College will host its month-long Celebration of Appalachia. Set for April 2015 and designed to increase the understanding and appreciation of the rich history, culture, people and traditions of the region in which we live, the celebration will feature ...
Mar 23, 2015
As part of its month-long Celebration of Appalachia, Bluefield College will host a ceramic art workshop, Thursday, March 26 from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Cox Visual Arts Center, featuring artist Chris Lively.
Mar 5, 2015
The opening of Bluefield College Youth Theatre's classic C.S. Lewis fantasy The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian has been delayed to Friday, March 6 due to inclement weather.
Mar 1, 2015
For the fifth consecutive year, Bluefield College will host its month-long "Celebration of Appalachia." Set for April 2015 and designed to increase the understanding and appreciation of the rich history, culture, people and traditions of the region in which we live, the celebration will ...
Feb 23, 2015
Violinist Nicole Paglialonga will present a night of virtuoso violin, Tuesday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Bluefield College’s Harman Chapel.
Feb 19, 2015
Severe winter weather has postponed Winter Open House at Bluefield College. The daylong event for prospective college students has been moved to Saturday, March 7.
Feb 19, 2015
Bluefield College Music Showcase, originally scheduled for Friday, February 20, has been postponed due to severe winter weather. A makeup date has not been determined.
Feb 12, 2015
Bluefield College is encouraging all students and the local community to get creative and submit their works to the 20th edition of The Bluestone Review.
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.
Jan 27, 2015
Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2015 semester.
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.
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.”
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?
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.
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.
Nov 7, 2014
If you enjoy jazz and pop standards on saxophone, then you’ll love Rob Verdi’s show. It’s SAXsational!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.
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.
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 ...
Sep 16, 2014
Bluefield College Theatre will present Arlene Hutton’s As It Is in Heaven, Thursday, September 25 through Sunday, September 28.
Sep 9, 2014
Bluefield College will host its annual Homecoming Scholarship Auction, September 27, an event not only for alumni, but the community at-large.
Sep 9, 2014
Bluefield College will host its Seventh Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship 5K Challenge, Saturday, September 27, 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 8, 2014
Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2014 semester.
Aug 29, 2014
Bluefield College has joined efforts again with Blue Mountain Performing Arts to bring five prestigious concerts to the community this academic year, including three on campus in Harman Chapel.
Aug 15, 2014
Women from Appalachia who haven’t had access to higher education or whose circumstances have left them in poverty, shame or some other financial or personal predicament often feel a sense of hopelessness about the future.
Aug 1, 2014
Kids love bugs and frogs, getting outdoors and blowing up things, and Bluefield College used those interests to teach local youth the marvels of math and science through a summer Math-Science Camp, June 23-26.
Jul 18, 2014
For the seventh year in a row, Bluefield College hosted its Summer Fine Arts Camp, July 14-18, for local kids, ages four to 13.
Jul 17, 2014
Bluefield College will join 23 other Virginia private colleges in a statewide series of open house events, July 28 through August 2, designed to increase awareness of the quality and affordability of a private college education.
Jun 18, 2014
Bluefield College will host a series of open house events in cities across Virginia in July for the purpose of sharing the latest opportunities available in its Online degree Program.
Jun 3, 2014
Bluefield College will host a one-week summer writing camp, Monday through Friday, June 16-20, for students in grades three through 12.
May 27, 2014
Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for summer 2014 and featured on the schedule are three camps, three workshops, one class, and private lessons.
May 16, 2014
Eight harpists representing southwestern Virginia and southern West Virginia will participate in Bluefield Harp Day, a one-day harp event hosted by Bluefield College on Saturday, May 24, and the first of its kind to be held in the Bluefield area.
May 8, 2014
Women from Appalachia who haven’t had access to higher education or whose circumstances have left them in poverty, shame or some other financial or personal predicament now have hope for a new beginning.
May 5, 2014
The Bluefield Youth Theatre at Bluefield College will present Mulan, Thursday through Sunday, May 15-18.