Articles from category: Community News
Oct 15, 2010
Like a box of chocolates or a Whitman's Sampler, Bluefield College's Homecoming 2010 will offer alumni the opportunity to indulge in lots of sweet memories throughout a three-day weekend packed with reunions and activities for grads from all generations.
Oct 8, 2010
Bluefield College is hosting two art shows for the community, now through October 28, featuring regional artists Aaron Benson and Kelsey Roberts.
Sep 21, 2010
Bluefield College’s Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2010 semester.
Sep 20, 2010
One hundred forty youth from 13 Baptist churches across Virginia converged on the campus of Bluefield College, June 27-July 3, to make an "impact" on Greater Bluefield through service projects in the community.
Aug 31, 2010
Bluefield College is partnering with the Virginia Baptist Mission Board again to offer Virginia’s youth an encounter with Christ through a series of fall Youth Encounter (YEC) worship and adventure events across the Commonwealth.
Jul 28, 2010
Kids are all too familiar with summer camps for sports, swimming and other recreation, but the arts -- music, art and theatre -- are what local children are exploring through a unique Bluefield College Fine Arts Camp, July 26-30.
Apr 9, 2010
Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of summer camps, classes, and lessons.
Apr 5, 2010
Bluefield College will host nine summer sports camps in June and July, including two separate individual boys basketball camps, two boys team basketball camps, three individual girls basketball camps, and two individual soccer camps for both boys and girls.
Feb 22, 2010
Bluefield College will host a watercolors art show, now through April 15, and watercolor workshop, March 20, featuring the works of local artist Chris Bone.
Feb 9, 2010
As part of its Spring Fine Arts Series, Bluefield College will host an evening of jazz music, featuring tenor saxophonist Jim Calabrese and the Bluefield State College Jazz Band, Monday, March 15.
Feb 8, 2010
Bluefield College and Blue Mountain Performing Arts are proud to present the Gee-Mackey Duo, Sunday, February 21 at 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Bluefield, West Virginia.
Feb 5, 2010
Dozens of youth from nine different churches and communities across Virginia and West Virginia recently took part in Bluefield College's extreme sport and worship weekend, Winter Blast, and as designed the youth had a blast on the ski slopes, rocked out with the bands Wavorly and Abandon, took ...
Jan 24, 2010
Bluefield College is now accepting submissions for the 2010 edition of The Bluestone Review, a literary magazine published annually by BC students under the direction of Dr. Rob Merritt, professor of English.
Jan 18, 2010
Article by Reed Williams, Richmond Times-Dispatch Bluefield College degree completion student and Richmond (VA) police major John Venuti, a highly visible investigator of violent crimes with a reputation for hard work and compassion, has been named chief of police for Virginia Commonwealth ...
Jan 7, 2010
Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2010 semester.
Oct 22, 2009
Each fall, Bluefield College students have an opportunity to enroll in a class titled, "Physical Education for the Young Child," which is designed to prepare future physical education (PE) teachers.
Oct 21, 2009
Bluefield College's select voice ensemble, Variations, will join in concert with Southwest Virginia Community College's Community Chorus for a Choral Celebration, Sunday, November 15 at 3 p.m.
Sep 29, 2009
As part of its longstanding tradition of offering study trips abroad, Bluefield College will sponsor an international tour of Greater London, England, in the spring of 2010, open to the public and part of the Shakespeare Birthday Festival.
Sep 21, 2009
A total of 30 runners participated in Bluefield College's Second Annual Jason Elswick Scholarship 5K Challenge, Saturday, September 5. The sprinters were doing more than just competing for track awards; they were helping preserve the memory of a former BC student, while providing vital scholarship ...
Sep 18, 2009
Bluefield College will launch its new Community Orchestra this fall, and local musicians, young and old, are invited to be a part of the historic group.
Sep 15, 2009
Bluefield College is looking for a few good voices
Aug 18, 2009
Bluefield College will kick off another exciting academic year when classes begin for the fall 2009 semester
Aug 12, 2009
Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the fall 2009 semester. Among the offerings available to the community this fall are courses in theatre, pottery, drawing, painting, art, quilting, photography, literature, dancing, basket-making, and ...
Aug 5, 2009
Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School classes for fall 2009
Jun 3, 2009
More than 100 members of Baptist churches from across Virginia and Tennessee spent part of their summer on the campus of Bluefield College. The congregants were not in Bluefield for a camp, conference or retreat, but instead to serve on mission to support their Virginia Baptist partner.
Jun 1, 2009
Bluefield College will host six summer sports camps in June and July for boys basketball, girls basketball, and girls soccer. The first of the six summer sports camps will be a three-day girls basketball camp, Wednesday, June 17 through Friday, June 19 in the Dome Gymnasium for girls ...
Dec 15, 2008
Bluefield College's Fine Arts Community School has released its schedule of courses for the spring 2009 semester.
Nov 18, 2008
Hundreds of local school children and a host of other area theatre enthusiasts enjoyed five days of Bluefield College Theatre's presentation of the beloved children's classic Peter Pan, October 30 through November 3.
Oct 13, 2008
Bluefield College hosted its annual Home-school Open House, Saturday, September 20, giving local home-school students the opportunity to interact with the campus community and learn more about life on a Christian college campus.
Oct 8, 2008
A family, a church, a college, a community, Virginia Baptists and other friends came together to mourn the loss of Eva Vest Easley, who died August 29, 2008, but more importantly to recognize and celebrate the lifetime of service and hospitality of this beloved community servant.
Sep 22, 2008
A total of 36 participants came out to help preserve the memory of the late Jason Elswick and to participate in the First Annual Jason Elswick Scholarship Challenge 5K Run and Walk, Saturday, September 6 at Bluefield College.
Sep 22, 2008
Bluefield College students now have access to even more financial aid, thanks to the generosity of The Credit Bureau of the Virginias Foundation.
Jul 28, 2008
Dozens of local young fine art enthusiasts swarmed the Bluefield College campus, July 14-18, for a summer Fine Arts Camp featuring instruction in art, music, storytelling, and drama.
Jul 20, 2008
Two hundred middle and high school students flocked to the Bluefield College campus, June 22-28, to make a difference in the lives of 13 auspicious homeowners throughout southwest Virginia.