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BC Theatre Presents 'Barefoot in the Park'

Feb 16, 2012

Bluefield College Theatre will present Neil Simon's classic romantic comedy "Barefoot in the Park," Thursday through Sunday, February 23-26.

Be the Author of BC's New Fight Song

Feb 15, 2012

Bluefield College is searching for an official fight song, and you can be the author.

'Thinking Like a Mountain' Art Exhibit at BC

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.

BC Slates Richmond Golf Tournament

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.

Submit Your Works to BC's Bluestone Review (2012)

Feb 6, 2012

The Bluestone Review, the literary magazine published annually by Bluefield College students, is now accepting submissions for its Spring 2012 edition.

BC Slates New Nursing Classes

Feb 6, 2012

Bluefield College will launch a new session of study in its brand new nursing program, March 5, 2012.

Prospects Invited to Fine Arts Showcase

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.

'Style Your Sole' with BC 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.

Chinese Professor Offers Classes at BC

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.

Voices Invited to Join BC's Masterworks (2012)

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.

BC Kicks off Spring Coffeehouse Series

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.

Fine Arts Community School Sets Spring Classes

Jan 12, 2012

Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2012 semester.

Students Rally for MLK Day of Service (2012)

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.

Ralph Sampson to Speak for BC Scholarships

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.

Archer Brings History to Newspaper Exhibit

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.

Don't Miss BC's Ski and Worship Weekend

Dec 13, 2011

What do skiing, snowboarding, tubing, rock-climbing, dodgeball, concerts, worship, and life on a college campus all have in common?

'A Christmas Carol' Coming to BC

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.

'Christmas at Bluefield' Features Six Music Groups

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.

Masterworks Presents Appalachian Christmas

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.

McKnight to Bring Folk Music to BC

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.

Opera Theatre to Honor Appalachia

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.

College to Host Instrumental Music Concert

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.

BC Exhibit Pays Tribute to Country Music Legends

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.

Noted Country Singer Coming to BC

Oct 19, 2011

Grammy Award-winning country music singer Billy Dean will perform live on the campus of Bluefield College, Thursday, November 3.

Homeschool Students Invited to BC Open House

Oct 14, 2011

Bluefield College will host an Open House event designed specifically for homeschool students and their families, Friday, October 21.

Virginia Baptist Choir Coming to Bluefield

Oct 7, 2011

Bluefield College is proud to help present to the Greater Bluefield community the Virginia Baptist Women's Chorale

Prospective Students Invited to BC Open House - Fall '11

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.

'Glass Castle' Author to Speak at BC

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.

BC Offers Classes in Chinese Culture, Language

Oct 4, 2011

Study and instruction in Chinese culture, history and language is available to the Bluefield College community and the community at-large.

Homecoming 2011: Now and Then

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.

BC Theatre to Present 'Quilters'

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.

Free Flu Shots Available at BC

Sep 28, 2011

Free flu shots will be offered at Bluefield College, October 11-12, thanks to the generosity of Princeton Community Hospital.

Group 1 Crew Headlines BC Concert

Sep 23, 2011

Group 1 Crew, Shonlock and Rachael Lampa are coming to Bluefield College as part of the "Outta Space Love Tour."

BC Fine Arts Classes Open to Community (Fall 2011)

Sep 19, 2011

Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2011 semester.

Record Numbers Run in BC's Elswick 5K

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.

'American Spirit' Show Features BC's Variations

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.

BC Art Show to Feature Landscapes

Sep 9, 2011

Bluefield College is hosting an art exhibit, now through November 4, featuring the works of award-winning landscape artist Charlie Agnew.

Duremdes Week to Challenge, Inspire

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.

BC Revives Football in Pocahontas

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.

BC to Host Soccer Camp for Toddlers

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?

Community Singers Invited to Join BC Choir

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.

Runners Invited to Elswick Scholarship 5K (2011)

Aug 19, 2011

Bluefield College will host its Fourth Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship Challenge 5K Run, Saturday, September 10.

Bellarive to Play BC Coffeehouse

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.

Take the BC Golfers' Challenge 2011

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?

P. Buckley Moss Paints Harman Chapel

Jul 17, 2011

Print available for sale by mail now. Autographed prints for sale on May 21.

Kids Explore Fine Arts during BC Camp (2011)

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.

Gov. McDonnell Declares Private College Week (2011)

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.

Local Kids Explore Science at BC

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.

Final Summer School Classes Set

Jun 15, 2011

The college has released its schedule of courses for five terms of Summer School, including two sessions of online classes.

BC to Host Richmond Golf Tournament

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.