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BC Student Earns Law School Scholarship

Jun 21, 2017

Bluefield College is preparing its criminal justice (CRJ) students for law school. Just ask CRJ/pre-law student Oliver Keene of Tazewell, Virginia, who just recently won a scholarship to attend the Appalachian School of Law (ASL).

Spring '17 President's and Dean's Lists

Jun 20, 2017

Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s lists for the spring 2017 academic semester.

Zoology Students Visit Croatan Forest

Jun 12, 2017

As part of its commitment to academic excellence and innovative learning opportunities, Bluefield College is offering its science students the opportunity to learn not only in the classroom, but also inside national forests and alongside riverbanks and ocean shores, thanks to a unique zoology ...

Students Solicit Alumni for Gifts

Jun 8, 2017

For four weeks this spring, current Bluefield College students used their communication skills to reach out to former BC students to raise thousands of dollars through the school’s annual Phonathon for the BC Fund for Scholarships.

Lady Rams to Play for NCCAA Title

May 18, 2017

The Bluefield College Lady Rams softball team advanced to the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) World Series championship game with a 3-0 win over Judson University, Thursday morning, May 18, in Troutville, Virginia.

Accident Unifies Softball Team

May 10, 2017

The Bluefield College women’s softball team has a new dynamic as a result of a frightening traffic accident that occurred on April 15, 2017.

95th Annual Spring Commencement

May 8, 2017

One hundred thirty-seven Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas, Saturday, May 6, during the school’s 95th Annual Spring Commencement, which featured two speeches from distinguished graduates and a keynote address from Dr. John Yo Han Kim, pastor of Riverside Community Church in Daejeon, ...

Students Debut 24th Bluestone Review

May 5, 2017

Bluefield College recently hosted a reception celebrating the release of the school’s 24th edition of The Bluestone Review.

Students Celebrate 39th Mud Pig Day

May 5, 2017

It’s a tradition like none other -- one that has endured the tests of time for decades and with its embellished memories of origin and antics has become near legendary.

60 Youth Involved in BC Theatre's Shrek

May 3, 2017

Bluefield Youth Theatre at Bluefield College will present Shrek the Musical, Thursday through Sunday, May 11-14.

Students Earn Academic Awards

May 2, 2017

Bluefield College recently recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence, service and character during its year-end Honors Convocation.

Students Ready for 39th Mud Pig Day

Apr 25, 2017

Mud Pig Day is a time-honored tradition at Bluefield College where students get the chance to relax and participate in activities that have become legendary memories.

Students Featured in Spring Art Show

Apr 25, 2017

Bluefield College is hosting its annual Spring Student Art Show, now through April 27, featuring works created by students during the 2016-2017 academic year.

Softball Team Rallies from Accident

Apr 18, 2017

Members of the Bluefield College Lady Rams softball team were involved in an alarming automobile accident during a return trip from Barbourville, Kentucky, after a doubleheader with Union College, Saturday, April 15, and while several members of the softball team were injured, none were ...

BC Softball Team in Auto Accident

Apr 15, 2017

Members of the Bluefield College Lady Rams softball team were involved in an automobile accident during a return trip from Barbourville, Kentucky, after a doubleheader with Union College, Saturday, April 15.

Entrepreneurship Panel for Students

Apr 12, 2017

Bluefield College recently hosted a Business and Entrepreneurship Panel, featuring discussions about local business opportunities led by area entrepreneurs and business owners.

BC to Host Spring Choral Concert

Apr 11, 2017

The Bluefield College Department of Music will present its traditional Spring Choral Concert, Saturday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel, featuring the school’s select student voice ensemble Variations and its college-community chorus Masterworks Chorale.

Blue Jeans and Bands Charity Concert

Apr 5, 2017

Bluefield College will present “Blue Jeans and Bands,” a charity concert featuring the BC Concert Band and Flute Ensemble, Friday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

BC to Unveil 24th Bluestone Review

Apr 5, 2017

Bluefield College will unveil the 24th edition of its Bluestone Review during a public reading and reception, Monday, April 10 at 7 p.m.

Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar

Mar 21, 2017

Former Bluefield College students were back on campus, March 17, sharing job knowledge, offering employment advice, and networking with current BC students during a Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar.

BC to Host Entrepreneurship Panel

Mar 15, 2017

Local entrepreneurs and business owners and students are invited to join Bluefield College’s co-sponsored Entrepreneurship Panel, Monday, March 20 at 6 p.m. in Harman Chapel.

President's and Dean's LIsts: Fall '16

Mar 7, 2017

Bluefield College recognized students named to its fall 2016 President’s and Dean’s lists during an Academic Scholars Reception on campus, February 24, which included family and friends of the honorees.

Students Celebrate Black History

Mar 3, 2017

The Bluefield College campus community spent the month of February celebrating Black history.

BC Lenten Choral Concert at Local Church

Feb 16, 2017

The Bluefield College Department of Music will present a Lenten Choral Concert, Sunday, February 26 at 3 p.m. at Bland Street United Methodist Church.

BC Theatre to Present Hiding Place

Feb 16, 2017

Bluefield Youth Theatre at Bluefield College will present The Hiding Place, Thursday through Sunday, February 23-26.

Celebrate Black History with BC

Feb 7, 2017

Bluefield College students are celebrating Black History Month throughout February with a full schedule of events hosted by the Black Student Alliance (BSA) and open to the public.

Students Take Part in Interfaith Forum

Feb 1, 2017

Bluefield College states in its mission that it is “an inclusive Christ-centered learning community” and among its core values a commitment to “integrity, mutual respect, support and encouragement.” A good example of that mission in action and those core values at work occurred during an ...

Broadway Performer to Speak at BC

Jan 27, 2017

Former Broadway national tour singer, dancer, actor and teacher Shaun Moe is coming to Bluefield College, Monday, January 30 to share with students and the community “What it Takes to Succeed in Show Biz.”

Explore Healing Power of Literature

Jan 12, 2017

Bluefield College will offer a course this spring designed to explore the power of literature and writing as a means of therapy. Titled “Literature and Healing, the class will meet on Tuesday evenings from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., beginning January 17.

Submit Works to BC's Bluestone Review

Dec 19, 2016

The Bluestone Review, a literary journal in its 24th year of publication by students at Bluefield College, is now accepting submissions through January 30, 2017.

111 Grads in Winter Commencement '16

Dec 19, 2016

One hundred eleven Bluefield College seniors received diplomas during the school’s 25th Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 10, in a program that featured remarks from two distinguished graduating seniors and a dedication in honor of BC president Dr. David Olive, who also provided the ...

China Exchange Students Visit BC

Dec 19, 2016

Bluefield College continued its academic and cultural exchange with the country of China this fall. For the eighth year in a row, students from BC shared history, language, tradition and time with students from China as part of an international exchange program with Jiangsu Second Normal University.

Students Become Teachers at BC

Dec 7, 2016

Every semester Bluefield College students in the Teacher Education Program make that pivotal transition from student to teacher after completing valuable career training through the school’s student teacher program, which offers hands-on experience to students alongside veteran teachers in local ...

BC Alumni and Friends Join #GivingTuesday

Dec 2, 2016

Bluefield College alumni and friends took part in a worldwide day of giving, Tuesday, November 29, that generated nearly $23,000 for BC students.

Students Enjoy New Class Technology

Dec 1, 2016

Bluefield College students are enjoying new classroom designs and technology improvements implemented in Lansdell Hall and the Science Center to provide optimal learning spaces for students beginning with the 2016-‘17 school year.

Youth Theatre to Present Annie

Nov 30, 2016

Bluefield Youth Theatre at Bluefield College will present the musical Annie, Jr., Monday and Tuesday, December 12-13, and Thursday and Friday, December 15-16.

Human iPod John Rush to Sing at BC

Nov 18, 2016

Singer and entertainer John Rush, known as the Human iPod, will perform a coffeehouse concert at Bluefield College, Thursday, December 1 at 7 p.m. in the school’s Student Activities Center in Shott Hall.

Students Honored for Business Ideas

Nov 16, 2016

Bluefield College business students are creating small business ideas and becoming budding entrepreneurs even before they graduate from college. Just ask business students Emanuel Rinaldo-Miller and Rodrigo Huarachi Cruz, winners of a local young entrepreneurs contest with cash prizes to launch ...

Alumni Celebrate Homecoming 2016

Nov 15, 2016

Hundreds of Bluefield College alumni from as far as Georgia and as near as Bluefield came back to campus, October 21-23, to celebrate Homecoming 2016, featuring special reunions, career counseling for current students, a fireworks show, theatre, a live auction, campus tours, tailgating, football, ...

Go to London with Bluefield College

Nov 11, 2016

Want to travel to London and visit Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul's Cathedral, the British Museum, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and many other historic and significant sites? Then join Bluefield College students, faculty, staff and alumni on an eight-day trip, March 3-10, 2017, to ...

Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar (Fall 2016)

Oct 28, 2016

Bluefield College alumni took time away from their work and family to invest in the lives of current BC students during a Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar, October 21.

Students Crown 2016 Homecoming Court

Oct 27, 2016

Bluefield College students crowned the school’s 2016 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities, October 21-23.

Don't Miss Homecoming 2016

Oct 18, 2016

Bluefield College will host Homecoming 2016, October 21-23, with events for former students, current students, and the community at-large.

BC Students Study Abroad in China

Oct 11, 2016

Bluefield College continues to give its students opportunities to expand their knowledge through cultural exchange programs. The most recent global education opportunity included three BC students on a study trip abroad to Jiangsu Second Normal University in Nanjing, China.

Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar (Fall '16)

Oct 11, 2016

Bluefield College will host its Second Annual Fall Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar, Friday, October 21 at 10 a.m. in the Student Activities Center, Shott Hall.

Learn More about Chinese Culture

Oct 11, 2016

The cultural exchange program between Bluefield College and the Jiangsu Second Normal University in China is back for the eighth year in a row, offering lectures, presentations and discussions on Chinese history and culture for both BC students and the community.

Students Make Professions of Faith

Oct 6, 2016

Eighteen students made professions of faith during Bluefield College’s 25th Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 28-30, featuring spiritual discourse led by evangelist Trey Bradley and a night of praise and worship led by contemporary Christian band Rush of Fools.

BC Theatre: Can't Take It With You

Oct 5, 2016

Bluefield College Theatre will present the Kaufman and Hart comedy You Can’t Take It With You, Thursday, October 20 through Sunday, October 23.

Rams Football Player Goes Pro

Sep 30, 2016

It’s not often football players from small, private Christian colleges make it to the professional level. But, for former Bluefield College football wide receiver David Gianesin, going pro was not the only positive outcome he experienced as a result of attending BC.

BC Students Remember 9-11 with Service

Sep 27, 2016

Bluefield College students honored the memory of the victims of the tragic September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States and paid tribute to the heroes who aided the wounded that day by participating in a 9-11 National Day of Service and Remembrance.