Articles from category: Community News
Jan 5, 2012
Few, if any, basketball players have achieved the success of Ralph Sampson. The 7'4" phenomenon won three NCAA Player of the Year awards, an NBA Rookie of the Year honor, and three NBA All-Star selections.
Dec 14, 2011
As part of its yearlong "Celebration of Appalachia," Bluefield College will present "Appalachian News," a unique exhibit offering glimpses of history through front page newspaper articles and images.
Dec 13, 2011
What do skiing, snowboarding, tubing, rock-climbing, dodgeball, concerts, worship, and life on a college campus all have in common?
Dec 1, 2011
Bluefield College's Youth Theatre will present Charles Dickens' beloved Christmas classic, "A Christmas Carol," Tuesday, December 13 and Thursday, December 15 at 7:30 p.m. each night in Harman Chapel.
Nov 18, 2011
Bluefield College will host a Christmas music and drama extravaganza, entitled "Christmas at Bluefield," Saturday, December 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.
Nov 16, 2011
Bluefield College's Masterworks Chorale will present holiday music about Appalachia, written by composers from Appalachia in a program titled "Christmas in Appalachia," Thursday, December 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Nov 11, 2011
Singing songs about rural Virginians and their struggles, award-winning folk and blues musician Andrew McKnight will perform live on the campus of Bluefield College, Saturday, November 19, accompanied by the nitty gritty folk band Beyond Borders.
Nov 8, 2011
Bluefield College's Opera Theatre Ensemble will present "Scenes from Appalachia," Friday, November 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.
Oct 27, 2011
The Bluefield College Department of Music will host a Fall Instrumental Music Concert, Thursday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel, featuring the school's Concert Band, Community Orchestra, and Jazz Ensemble.
Oct 25, 2011
Southwest Virginians have an ear for music, and the "Crooked Road Royalty" photo and film exhibit at Bluefield College showcases and pays tribute to the long history of picking and singing in the Appalachian Mountains.
Oct 19, 2011
Grammy Award-winning country music singer Billy Dean will perform live on the campus of Bluefield College, Thursday, November 3.
Oct 14, 2011
Bluefield College will host an Open House event designed specifically for homeschool students and their families, Friday, October 21.
Oct 7, 2011
Bluefield College is proud to help present to the Greater Bluefield community the Virginia Baptist Women's Chorale
Oct 6, 2011
Prospective college students are invited to discover and explore their passion with a visit to Bluefield College's Fall Open House, October 10.
Oct 6, 2011
Bluefield College is celebrating Appalachia with best-selling author and journalist Jeannette Walls, whose road to success began in McDowell County, West Virginia.
Oct 4, 2011
Study and instruction in Chinese culture, history and language is available to the Bluefield College community and the community at-large.
Sep 30, 2011
It's not your typical alumni event, not even an occasion just for students. Bluefield College's Homecoming 2011, October 13-16, is a community affair.
Sep 29, 2011
Bluefield College Theatre will present life on the American frontier from the perspective of the mothers, wives and daughters who called the land their home in the drama "Quilters," Friday through Monday, October 14-17.
Sep 28, 2011
Free flu shots will be offered at Bluefield College, October 11-12, thanks to the generosity of Princeton Community Hospital.
Sep 23, 2011
Group 1 Crew, Shonlock and Rachael Lampa are coming to Bluefield College as part of the "Outta Space Love Tour."
Sep 19, 2011
Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2011 semester.
Sep 16, 2011
A misty morning fog greeted the 89 participants of Bluefield College's Fourth Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship 5K Challenge, Saturday, September 10.
Sep 13, 2011
To honor a pivotal moment in American history, the 10th anniversary of the world-changing events of 9-11, Blue Mountain Performing Arts will present "American Spirit," Monday, September 19 at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center at Bluefield High School.
Sep 9, 2011
Bluefield College is hosting an art exhibit, now through November 4, featuring the works of award-winning landscape artist Charlie Agnew.
Sep 8, 2011
Bluefield College will host its annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 28-30, featuring the nationally renowned ministry of Generation Next evangelist David Nasser and the uplifting music of Dana Jorgensen.
Sep 1, 2011
Bluefield College brought its football program out of dormancy after 70 years, and now the school is taking the team to the Town of Pocahontas for an intra-squad scrimmage game, Saturday, September 10 at noon.
Aug 30, 2011
Want to get your child involved in soccer at a very young age? Looking for a fundamental soccer camp designed specifically for the early learner?
Aug 24, 2011
Bluefield College is looking for a few good voices. The college's Masterworks Chorale will begin rehearsals in preparation for its Christmas choral presentation, and, as always, community residents are invited to be a part of the college/community choir.
Aug 19, 2011
Bluefield College will host its Fourth Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship Challenge 5K Run, Saturday, September 10.
Aug 15, 2011
Bluefield College will launch its Fall Coffeehouse Series with the energetic, contagious worship music of the rising contemporary Christian band Bellarive, Friday, September 9.
Jul 19, 2011
Looking for a golf challenge -- one with an opportunity to win a car and other great prizes? 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?
Jul 17, 2011
Print available for sale by mail now. Autographed prints for sale on May 21.
Jul 15, 2011
Music, art and theatre were the topics of interest on the campus of Bluefield College, July 11-15, but not for the typical college student. Kids, ages four to 13, were exploring the subjects during BC's summer Fine Arts Camp.
Jul 13, 2011
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell has proclaimed July 25-30 Private College Week in the Commonwealth, and as part of the statewide celebration of private higher education Bluefield College will host a series of open house assemblies.
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
The college has released its schedule of courses for five terms of Summer School, including two sessions of online classes.
May 27, 2011
Bluefield College will host its First Annual Greater Richmond Golf Tournament, Monday, June 27 at Stonehenge Golf and Country Club in Richmond.
May 19, 2011
Bluefield College's Youth Theatre will present an original production entitled "Arthur at Merlin's King Academy," Thursday through Sunday, June 9-12.
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 6, 2011
BC's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for summer 2011.
May 5, 2011
The college will present an art exhibit featuring the watercolors of regional artist Aili Wang, May 9-August 2.
Apr 13, 2011
Rising contemporary Christian music star Dakota Green will be the featured artist for a Bluefield College Coffeehouse, Friday, April 29
Apr 13, 2011
BC's Opera Theatre Ensemble will present a program of scenes from several major operas, April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Apr 8, 2011
Three BC music ensembles comprised of voices and instrumentalists from both the campus and community will join in presenting Johannes Brahms' "Requiem," Tuesday, April 19.
Apr 8, 2011
The works of Bluefield College art students will be featured during two local art shows, April 18-29 and April 18-28.
Apr 7, 2011
High school juniors already considering where they might attend college are invited to a BC Junior Open House, April 15.
Apr 4, 2011
"Made to Worship: Celebrating God's Greatness and Goodness" will feature a variety sacred music, hymns, choruses, spirituals, and praise songs.
Apr 4, 2011
Jazz Ensemble and Concert Band headline BC's Spring Instrumental Music Concert, Thursday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.
Mar 31, 2011
Designed to promote a greater understanding of and appreciation for global cultures, languages, issues, and traditions through lectures, discussions, and film.
Mar 29, 2011
John Maxwell, Robin Roberts, Dan Cathy, Mack Brown and other internationally known leaders coming to Bluefield College.