Articles from category: Student News
Sep 6, 2013
Bluefield College is celebrating the revival of intercollegiate football, back on the BC campus in the fall of 2012 after a 70-year hiatus. And with the return of Rams football comes the advent another new project at BC -- one the school hopes will involve not only students, but also alumni, ...
Aug 20, 2013
Student-athletes, students from rural Virginia, and promising students with average grades are set to be the beneficiaries of two new Bluefield College scholarship funds,created by BC alumna Peggy Emert Bickford and her husband, Steven.
Aug 20, 2013
As part of its ongoing academic and cultural exchange with the Jiangsu Second Normal University, Bluefield College welcomes Professor Xiong “Tina” Ying to campus this fall to teach courses and lead discussions for students and the community.
Aug 7, 2013
For the second year in a row, Food City of Bluefield, Virginia, and the Bluefield College Rams football squad are teaming up to battle hunger in the community through a unique Sack the Quarterback campaign that provides much needed food to underprivileged families in the area.
Jul 25, 2013
Bluefield College students are learning about China, but not in a classroom on campus. Instead, the students are learning firsthand through trips to the Far East country.
Jun 26, 2013
Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the spring 2013 academic semester.
Jun 6, 2013
When students in Bluefield College’s Teacher Education Program completed their studies and graduated this spring, they did so with more than just knowledge obtained from books or lectures.
May 30, 2013
While most college students took advantage of Spring Break 2013 to kick back and relax or even take a leisurely trip to the beach, students at Bluefield College used the time away from books and classes to work and serve.
May 24, 2013
When Bluefield College seniors walked across the stage to accept their diplomas, Saturday, May 4, 2013, during the school’s traditional Spring Commencement, the ceremony signified more than just graduation for 122 BC students.
May 21, 2013
Bluefield College criminal justice graduates Andrew Jarvis and Jeshua Harder are continuing their educational experience after BC.
May 17, 2013
Bluefield College recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence during its year-end Honors Convocation, April 24.
May 14, 2013
Students from Bluefield College’s chapter of Phi Beta Lambda (PBL), a national student business organization, recently competed in the PBL State Leadership Conference in Richmond, Virginia, and brought home a state title with more awards than any other college PBL team participating in the ...
May 10, 2013
One hundred twenty-two Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas during the school’s 91st Annual Spring Commencement, May 4, outside in the campus quad on a chilly spring day against the backdrop of the majestic East River Mountain.
May 1, 2013
For the 35th year in a row, BC students took time out from classes to celebrate the culmination of another academic year with the time-honored activities of Mud Pig Day.
Apr 30, 2013
One hundred twenty-two Bluefield College seniors will accept diplomas during the school’s 91st Annual Spring Commencement, Saturday, May 4 at 10 a.m., outside in the campus quad against the backdrop of the majestic East River Mountain.
Apr 15, 2013
Bluefield College will release its 20th edition of the Bluestone Review during a public reading and reception, Thursday, April 18 at 7 p.m.
Apr 15, 2013
A greasy waterslide. A murky mud pit. Unique competitions. Contemporary Christian music. 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.
Mar 20, 2013
Bluefield College (BC) students may soon have the opportunity to study abroad in Brazil and to learn Latin American culture firsthand by hosting students from Brazil, thanks to a new partnership between BC and the Federal University of Para (UFPA).
Mar 8, 2013
Bluefield College’s select student voice ensemble, Variations, will perform John Rutter’s Requiem, Tuesday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.
Mar 1, 2013
Lynn Yarbrough has a passion for missions. She has committed her life to mission work. In fact, she’s spent most of the last 20 years as a resident missionary in China, teaching English as a second language, helping grow a Christian church, and teaching Bible studies to the Chinese locals who ...
Mar 1, 2013
When it comes to advancing character-driven intercollegiate athletics, Bluefield College champions the cause, according to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), who recently named BC a Champions of Character Five Star Institution.
Feb 19, 2013
Bluefield College students rallied together, February 12, to “style soles” and to provide new shoes for children in need.
Feb 14, 2013
What’s your passion? Whether it is to perform, compete, learn, lead, worship, serve, orsimply belong, you can find your passion, nurture it, even live it at Bluefield College.
Feb 14, 2013
Just like Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. encouraged listeners of the Civil Rights Movement to persevere against the adversaries of justice and equality, Dr. Felica Wooten Williams challenged Bluefield College students to “press on” in the face of the trials of their day.
Feb 8, 2013
Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the fall 2012 semester.
Feb 3, 2013
BC Theatre's Sunday, February 3 presentation of "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" has been canceled due to inclement weather. Additional performances have been scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, February 4-5 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.
Feb 1, 2013
Bluefield College invites its students and the local community to get creative and submit works of literature and art to the 20th edition of The Bluestone Review.
Jan 31, 2013
Bluefield College will celebrate Black History Month with a series of activities in February, including a guest lecture on Wednesday, February 6 from Dr. Felica Wooten Williams, a longtime minister and elder with the United Methodist Church.
Jan 28, 2013
Bluefield College will host a Town Hall Meeting in Marion, Virginia, Thursday, February 7 for the purpose of sharing the latest opportunities for online degree completion for residents of southwest Virginia.
Jan 10, 2013
Bluefield College is taking its inSPIRE Online Degree Completion Program to residents of Dickenson County, Virginia. Through an information session at the DickensonCenter for Education and Research, Tuesday, January 29 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., the college will share with Dickenson County residents ...
Dec 19, 2012
As part of its ongoing academic and cultural exchange with the country and people of China, Bluefield College welcomed four Chinese students and a Chinese professor to campus to study and teach during the fall 2012 semester.
Dec 19, 2012
Ninety-six Bluefield College seniors received baccalaureate degrees during the school’s 21st Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 15, in a program that featured a keynote address from former Virginia governor and U.S. senator-elect Tim Kaine.
Dec 19, 2012
Want to learn more about the history of crime and punishment? In a class that includes a study trip abroad to London, England?
Dec 5, 2012
Bluefield College employees, along with members of the school’s women’s basketball team, are helping females who escape domestic violence situations find hope in the aftermath through a community outreach project called “Baskets of Hope.”
Dec 5, 2012
This fall, Bluefield College Teacher Education seniors are finishing their studies at BC by experiencing what it’s actually like to teach in a classroom setting.
Nov 20, 2012
“You're sweet, like I can’t deny,” are the opening lyrics of Steve Moakler’s first full-length album, “All the Faint Lights.” Those same words can be spoken about the music that this Pittsburgh native has been making for the past five years, the same music he’ll be bringing to ...
Nov 15, 2012
A wages report for Virginia college graduates completed by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) says that Bluefield College graduates earn some of the highest salaries in the state.
Nov 15, 2012
Bluefield College students crowned the school’s 2012 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities on campus, October 26.
Nov 1, 2012
Caleb Frye, a freshman kicker for the Rams has a football revival story that is somewhat similar to Bluefield College's.
Oct 31, 2012
Bluefield College’s fall choral and instrumental music concert featuring its select voice ensemble Variations and its campus/community Orchestra has been rescheduled for Tuesday, November 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Harman Chapel.
Oct 25, 2012
Contemporary Christian music’s hottest new band of 2011, The City Harmonic, is bringing its award-winning infectious music to Bluefield College, Thursday, November 8.
Oct 17, 2012
Six outstanding students from Bluefield College were recently recognized by the Beazley Foundation and the Virginia College Fund (VCF) for their academic achievement and student leadership.
Sep 28, 2012
More than 100 students made professions of faith during Bluefield College’s 21st Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 26-28.
Sep 25, 2012
Learning law enforcement in BC's criminal justice program doesn't just happen in the classroom.
Aug 24, 2012
At 22, Jeremy Rickett is a veteran on the football field for the Bluefield College Rams. He’s also a veteran away from the field.
Aug 22, 2012
As part of its ongoing academic and cultural exchange with the country and people of China, Bluefield College sent four students and a professor to study and teach at the Jiangsu Second Normal University in May 2012.
Aug 13, 2012
When Bluefield College students return to campus for the fall 2012 semester, they’ll do so with a host of Welcome Week activities planned to celebrate the start of a new academic year, including a Coffeehouse concert with contemporary Christian music band Bellarive.
Jul 18, 2012
Students at Bluefield College will have access to even more financial aid this year, thanks to a $121,416 grant from the Virginia College Fund.
Jun 28, 2012
“Every time you take a sip of clean water, someone dies of unclean water somewhere in the world.” That’s the profound statement that stirs the heart of Bluefield College student J.D. Taylor.
Jun 27, 2012
Integrating faith and learning is a major part of the Bluefield College mission. That’s why this past spring a group of BC students used the gifts they’ve obtained from the art classroom to share their faith with Gypsy children in Romania.