Articles from category: Community News
Jul 18, 2012
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell has proclaimed July 30 through August 4 Private College Week in the Commonwealth.
Jul 10, 2012
Music, art and theatre are the topics of interest on the campus of Bluefield College this summer, but not for the typical college student. Kids, ages four to 13, were exploring the subjects during BC’s summer Fine Arts Camp, July 9-13.
Jun 27, 2012
Kids love bugs and frogs, getting outdoors and blowing up things, and Bluefield College is using those interests to teach local youth the marvels of math and science through a summer Math-Science Camp, June 25-29.
May 23, 2012
Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of camps, workshops and classes for the summer of 2012.
May 9, 2012
Bluefield College’s Youth Theatre, featuring children actors from the community, will present the classic Disney musical “The Jungle Book,” May 24, 26 and 27, in BC’s Harman Chapel Auditorium.
Apr 25, 2012
Bluefield College celebrated the history, culture, people and traditions of Appalachia during a yearlong series of events titled "A Celebration of Appalachia."
Apr 20, 2012
Bluefield College will host an art exhibit by pastel artist Troy Wingard, April 27 through August 9 in the Bluefield College Art Gallery, first floor of Lansdell Hall.
Apr 17, 2012
Bluefield College will host a "Celebration of Sacred American Choral Music," Sunday, April 29 at 3 p.m. in Harman Chapel, featuring three of the school's student voice ensembles from the Department of Music.
Apr 17, 2012
A greasy waterslide. A murky mud pit. Unique competitions. Mouth-watering food. And, tons of games and other fun. Ask any Bluefield College student what all of these things have in common, and they won’t hesitate to tell you about one of BC’s most beloved traditions -- Mud Pig Day.
Apr 13, 2012
Bluefield College will host an Instrumental Music Concert, featuring the school's Concert Band, Community Orchestra, and Jazz Ensemble, Tuesday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.
Apr 12, 2012
Bluefield College Theatre will present a celebration of Appalachian storytelling, music and dance in an outdoor drama titled "Mountain Jack," Thursday through Sunday, April 19-22.
Apr 12, 2012
CNN's Soledad O'Brien, the NFL's Tim Tebow, leadership expert John Maxwell, college football's Urban Meyer and other internationally known leaders and speakers are coming to Bluefield College, Friday, May 4, by way of broadcast technology and the Chick-fil-A Leadercast program.
Apr 6, 2012
As part of its yearlong "Celebration of Appalachia," Bluefield College will honor the service and contributions of a longtime supporter of the school, the late Eva Easley, by dedicating an Appalachian quilt in her name during a ceremony on campus, Friday, April 20.
Apr 4, 2012
Bluefield College will host a weeklong series of lectures, films, discussions and other activities designed to increase global cultural awareness and to "bring the world to BC students and the community."
Mar 29, 2012
As part of its yearlong "Celebration of Appalachia," Bluefield College will host a daylong Appalachian Festival, Saturday, April 14, featuring craft demonstrations, art exhibits and sales, Appalachian music and dancing, storytelling, workshops, and book signings and sales.
Mar 28, 2012
The works of Bluefield College art students will be on display during a year-end art show on campus, April 16-26.
Mar 27, 2012
Bluefield College's Masterworks Chorale will present "A Celebration of Andrew Lloyd Webber," Thursday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Mar 27, 2012
Poverty. Crime. Substance Abuse. These and other problems in Appalachia will be the topics of discussion during an expert panel discussion at Bluefield College, Tuesday, April 10 at 7 p.m.
Mar 27, 2012
Order your tickets online today for The Afters, live in concert on the campus of Bluefield College, Thursday, April 26.
Mar 23, 2012
Prospective college students are invited to explore not only a career or calling, but also their passion in life, beginning with a Spring Open House at Bluefield College, Friday, April 13, starting with registration at 9:30 a.m. in Shott Hall.
Mar 15, 2012
Award-winning author Rebecca Elswick, creator of the book "Mama's Shoes," will speak on the campus of Bluefield College, Tuesday, March 20 as part of the school's yearlong "Celebration of Appalachia."
Mar 2, 2012
Bluefield College is taking its talented music students on the road.
Feb 21, 2012
Bluefield College continues to celebrate the history, culture, people and traditions of Appalachia with its yearlong series of events titled "A Celebration of Appalachia."
Feb 17, 2012
What's your passion? Whether it is to perform, compete, learn, lead, worship, serve, or simply belong, you can find your passion, nurture it, even live it at Bluefield College.
Feb 16, 2012
Bluefield College Theatre will present Neil Simon's classic romantic comedy "Barefoot in the Park," Thursday through Sunday, February 23-26.
Feb 15, 2012
Bluefield College is searching for an official fight song, and you can be the author.
Feb 10, 2012
Bluefield College will present "Thinking Like a Mountain: Creative Expressions of Concern for the Appalachian Mountains," an art exhibit by regional painters, poets and songwriters, February 17 through April 14.
Feb 10, 2012
Bluefield College will host its Second Annual Greater Richmond Golf Tournament, Monday, April 23 at Stonehenge Golf and Country Club, 1000 Farnham Drive, Richmond, Virginia.
Feb 6, 2012
The Bluestone Review, the literary magazine published annually by Bluefield College students, is now accepting submissions for its Spring 2012 edition.
Feb 6, 2012
Bluefield College will launch a new session of study in its brand new nursing program, March 5, 2012.
Feb 3, 2012
Bluefield College will host a Fine Arts Showcase, Friday and Saturday, February 17-18, designed to tout the school's art, music and theatre programs to prospective students.
Jan 27, 2012
Bluefield College students are on a mission to help provide new shoes to underprivileged kids who need them. During a "Style Your Sole" party, Thursday, February 9, BC students will come together to decorate TOMS Shoes for needy kids.
Jan 18, 2012
As part of its ongoing academic and cultural exchange with the Jiangsu Second Normal University in China, Bluefield College welcomes Professor Wang Zhaojun to campus this winter to teach courses and lead discussions for students and the community.
Jan 17, 2012
Bluefield College is looking for a few good voices. The college's Masterworks Chorale will begin rehearsals in preparation for its spring concert, and, as always, community residents are invited to be a part of the college/community choir.
Jan 12, 2012
Bluefield College will launch its Spring Coffeehouse Series with the enchanting and emerging worship music of All Sons and Daughters, Wednesday, January 25.
Jan 12, 2012
Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2012 semester.
Jan 6, 2012
Part of the Bluefield College mission is to be a Christ-centered college "in service to God and the community." Students, faculty and staff will live out that mission with a day of service, Monday, January 16, a tribute to the legacy of service of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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