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Students Featured in Fall Art Show

Nov 24, 2015

The works of Bluefield College art students are on display as part of a Fall Student Art Show on campus, now through December 3, 2015.

BC + Virginia Baptists = Callings Fulfilled

Nov 24, 2015

Bluefield College senior Karen Sutherland has a passion for teaching. It’s a calling she didn’t realize early in life and one she later doubted would come to fruition.

BC Criminal Justice Students Visit Law School

Nov 12, 2015

Three Bluefield College criminal justice students and a BC CRJ graduate visited the Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Virginia, Tuesday November 10.

BC Biology Students Study in the Amazon

Nov 11, 2015

Students at Bluefield College are learning about the Amazon Forest and other tropical ecosystems, but not from textbooks or through lectures. Instead, BC biology majors are exploring the Amazon firsthand through the school’s Global Education Program and partnerships for study abroad.

BC to Offer Fall Term Intersession

Nov 11, 2015

Bluefield College will launch its first four week accelerated term to serve as an intersession between the school’s traditional fall and spring terms. Beginning December 2015 and condensed into an accelerated online format, the Fall Term III (Intersession) is designed to give students the ...

Open House Events for Online Programs

Nov 10, 2015

Bluefield College’s Online Degree Program will host a series of open house events in cities across Virginia in November for the purpose of sharing the latest information about the online degree opportunities available at BC.

Students Crown 2015 Homecoming Court

Oct 30, 2015

Bluefield College students crowned the school’s 2015 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities on campus, October 23-24.

BC to Host First Ram to Ram Seminar

Oct 21, 2015

Bluefield College will host its first-ever Ram-2-Ram Alumni Career Seminar, Friday, October 23 at 10 a.m. in the Student Activities Center, Shott Hall.

BC Opens New Disc Golf Course

Oct 20, 2015

If you haven’t already, you should soon notice a handful of unique baskets scattered about the campus of Bluefield College. The baskets aren’t for gathering or storing, but for a new disc golf course created on the BC campus as an added recreational activity for students and the community ...

Students Serve thru Operation Bluefield

Oct 14, 2015

Service above self. It’s not just a motto, but a way of life at Bluefield College. From local community service projects to missions abroad, BC students are involved year-round in opportunities to grow as servant leaders.

BC Raises Awareness of Domestic Violence

Oct 14, 2015

Bluefield College students, faculty and staff are bringing awareness to the importance of Title IX on college campuses and to the woes of domestic violence in our communities through a series of activities on campus in October.

BC Theatre to Present Three Musketeers

Oct 13, 2015

Bluefield College Theatre will present the classic adventure The Three Musketeers, Thursday through Sunday, October 22-25.

Students Sew Dresses for Girls in Africa

Oct 1, 2015

A heart to serve others sometimes asks us to leave what is familiar and try something new.

BC Students Travel to China

Oct 1, 2015

Students at Bluefield College are getting a quality level of higher education, not only in the classroom, but also through study abroad to places like China.

Students Celebrate Historic Phonathon

Sep 30, 2015

This past spring, 15 Bluefield College students volunteered their time and energy for four weeks, February 23 through March 25, to participate in the school’s annual Phonathon to help raise funds for student scholarships, and by the time the students finished, they had solicited more than ...

Climbing Castles in Spain

Sep 29, 2015

Learning experiences at Bluefield College can be “amazing,” “life fulfilling” and “a dream come true.” Just ask BC junior Adriana Moreno, who just recently completed a study trip abroad to Spain, where she not only had an “amazing” time learning, but also developed a keen appetite ...

Students Commit to Honesty, Integrity

Sep 4, 2015

New students at Bluefield College made commitments to demonstrate respect, integrity, honesty and other virtues as members of the BC family during the school’s traditional Honor Code Convocation, August 24.

Runners Invited to Elswick 5K

Aug 28, 2015

Bluefield College will host its Eighth Annual Jason Elswick Memorial Scholarship 5K Challenge, Saturday, September 19, and when the athletes hit the road for the 5K Run/Walk they’ll be sprinting for more than just awards and accolades. They’ll be running for scholarships and to preserve the ...

BC Offers Unique Sign Language Classes

Aug 20, 2015

Bluefield College will start its second year of instruction in American Sign Language this fall -- a unique series of courses gaining significant praise and popularity on campus and still the only two-year curriculum of college ASL classes being offered in the area.

Community Invited to Join BC Choir

Aug 13, 2015

Bluefield College’s Masterworks Chorale will begin rehearsals in preparation for its fall 2015 concert and, as always, community residents are invited to be a part of the college/community choir.

Online Degree Info Sessions

Jul 16, 2015

Bluefield College will host a series of open house events in cities across Virginia in July for the purpose of sharing the latest opportunities available in its Online Degree Program.

ESS Students Get On the Job Training

Jul 16, 2015

Students at Bluefield College are serving valuable roles in the community, fulfilling callings and living passions, even before earning their college degree.

Education Students Learning First-hand

Jul 16, 2015

When students in Bluefield College’s Teacher Education Program completed their studies and graduated this past spring, they did so with more than just knowledge obtained from books and lectures.

Spring '15 President's and Dean's Lists

Jul 6, 2015

Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the spring 2015 academic semester.

BC Confers First Ever Master's Degrees

May 21, 2015

One hundred thirty-seven seniors accepted diplomas during Bluefield College’s 93rd Annual Spring Commencement, May 9, 2015. Some graduated cum laude, magna cum laude, even summa cum laude. Others graduated from the Honors Program. But, none were more notable or more historic than the four from ...

Info Sessions for Master's in Nursing

May 20, 2015

Bluefield College’s Board of Trustees recently approved the creation of a new master’s degree program in nursing, and during the months of May and June, the school will host a series of Town Hall Meetings to introduce the new program to the community.

BC Grads Urged to Pursue their Passion

May 18, 2015

One hundred thirty-seven Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas, Saturday, May 9, during the school’s 93rd Annual Spring Commencement, which also featured the conferring of the school’s first ever master’s degrees and the presentation of an Honorary Doctorate degree.

Students Celebrate 37th Mud Pig Day

May 14, 2015

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.

Students Earn Academic Honors

May 7, 2015

Bluefield College recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence during its year-end Honors Convocation, April 22.

Netflix of Bible Studies Offered to BC

May 5, 2015

Bluefield College Partners with RightNow Media to Bring the BC Family the Netflix of Video Bible Studies

BC to Celebrate 37th Annual Mud Pig Day

Apr 21, 2015

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.

Missionaries Share Life with BC Students

Apr 20, 2015

Dwight and Mara Williams have a deep inclination for missions, having served in the field for more than 20 years, the majority in Spain, assisting with efforts to grow the Christian church and plant seeds of faith.

Four BC Ensembles in Spring Choral Gala

Apr 17, 2015

The Bluefield College Department of Music will present its traditional Spring Choral Gala, Sunday, April 26 at 3 p.m. in Harman Chapel, featuring four of the school’s voice ensembles.

BC to Make History at Spring Commencement

Apr 9, 2015

Bluefield College will celebrate a significant chapter of its history during Spring Commencement, May 9, 2015: the awarding of its first-ever masters’ degrees.

Students Style Soles for Needy Kids

Apr 8, 2015

It wasn’t your typical student activity at Bluefield College, not even the usual BC community outreach program. But, that’s what students have come accustomed to when they gather each spring to “style soles” for needy kids.

Student Art Show Slated for Appalachia Celebration

Apr 7, 2015

Two art shows are among the events featured in Bluefield College's month-long Celebration of Appalachia, including a mixed media Christian art exhibit featuring the works of visual artist Sandra Bowden, now through April 11, and a student art show featuring the works of Bluefield College students ...

Students Unveil 22nd Bluestone Review

Apr 6, 2015

Bluefield College will unveil the 22nd edition of its Bluestone Review during a public reading and reception, Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m.

Writing Contest Honors BC Librarian

Mar 31, 2015

As part of its month-long Celebration of Appalachia, Bluefield College is hosting the Nora Lockett Memorial Appalachian Writing Contest, dedicated to a longtime Bluefield College librarian, the late Nora Lockett.

BC Theatre Presents Cotton Patch Gospel

Mar 27, 2015

Bluefield College Theatre will present the inspirational musical Cotton Patch Gospel, Thursday through Sunday, April 9-12, as part of the school’s month-long Celebration of Appalachia.

Music Students Get Performing Arts Lab

Feb 27, 2015

Bluefield College is bringing cutting-edge technology to its fine arts program in the form of a new state-of-the-art Performing Arts Technology Lab.

BC Students Lobby for Tuition Assistance

Feb 18, 2015

Bluefield College students joined students from 18 other private colleges in Virginia for a day of lobbying for more state financial aid at the Virginia State Capitol in Richmond, January 26.

Submit Creative Works to BC's Bluestone Review

Feb 12, 2015

Bluefield College is encouraging all students and the local community to get creative and submit their works to the 20th edition of The Bluestone Review.

Chinese Students Visit Bluefield College

Feb 12, 2015

Bluefield College students are learning about China without even leaving the country and sharing lessons about America with Chinese students from the confines of the BC campus.

Students Named to President's, Dean's Lists

Feb 12, 2015

Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the fall 2014 academic semester. One hundred thirty-two BC students were named to the President’s List for earning a grade point average (GPA) between 3.9 and 4.0, while 133 students were named to the Dean’s List for ...

Today's BC Students: Tomorrow's Teachers

Feb 11, 2015

At the beginning of the fall 2014 semester, five Bluefield College students began their final year of training in BC’s Teacher Education Program. Their previous years of study included gaining knowledge through textbooks and lectures, but the fall 2014 semester featured training and the ...

Students Inducted into Honor Society

Jan 27, 2015

Twenty-six Bluefield College students were recognized for academic excellence and exemplary character during a recent induction ceremony for the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society.

Students Honor MLK with Service

Jan 23, 2015

Service: it’s a way of life at Bluefield College, a time-honored core value, a part of the school’s mission statement, and integrated heavily into students’ overall academic experience.

120 Seniors Celebrate Commencement

Jan 9, 2015

One hundred twenty Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas during the school’s 23rd Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 13, in a program that featured a keynote address from David Henry, chief executive officer of Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

BC to Host Winter Worship Weekend

Jan 6, 2015

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

Students to Show Art in Fall Exhibit

Nov 5, 2014

The works of Bluefield College art and graphic communication students will be on display during a Fall Student Art Show on campus, November 17 through December 5.