Articles from category: Student News
Mar 26, 2012
Students in the criminal justice program at Bluefield College recently visited Matewan, West Virginia, to tour the site of the infamous Matewan Massacre, an historical event in law enforcement and labor relations.
Mar 23, 2012
Bluefield College inSPIRE degree completion students often testify to the extreme challenge of balancing school with work and family. The sacrifices, they say, are significant, and the odds are sometimes overwhelming, but they persevere, they keep the faith, and they overcome. The result: the ...
Mar 2, 2012
Bluefield College is taking its talented music students on the road.
Mar 1, 2012
Bluefield College students will soon have access to more financial aid, thanks to the Charles B. Keesee Educational Fund of Martinsville, Virginia, who recently awarded the school a $200,000 grant for student scholarships for the 2012-2013 academic year.
Mar 1, 2012
Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for the fall 2011 semester for students enrolled across the state in the school's inSPIRE adult degree completion program.
Feb 27, 2012
Five outstanding art students at Bluefield College have been inducted into the school's Eta Zeta chapter of the Kappa Pi International Honorary Art Society.
Feb 24, 2012
The Bluefield College women's softball team will host a night of bowling, Tuesday, February 28, to benefit the Lady Rams softball program.
Feb 24, 2012
Bluefield College students are celebrating Black History Month with a series of lectures, musical performances, readings, discussions, films and other events designed to increase awareness of the accomplishments of African Americans throughout history.
Feb 21, 2012
Bluefield College continues to celebrate the history, culture, people and traditions of Appalachia with its yearlong series of events titled "A Celebration of Appalachia."
Feb 17, 2012
Students at Bluefield College rallied together, February 9, to "style soles" and to provide new shoes for children in need.
Feb 15, 2012
Bluefield College is searching for an official fight song, and you can be the author.
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.
Feb 6, 2012
The Bluestone Review, the literary magazine published annually by Bluefield College students, is now accepting submissions for its Spring 2012 edition.
Feb 3, 2012
Students at Bluefield College now have access to even more financial aid, thanks to the generosity of alumnus Dr. John H. Sproles.
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.
Jan 25, 2012
Dozens of Bluefield College students, faculty and staff spent a day in service, Monday, January 16, as a tribute to the legacy of service of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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.
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.
Jan 12, 2012
Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for traditional students for the fall 2011 semester.
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.
Jan 6, 2012
When students in Bluefield College's Teacher Education Program completed their studies this past fall, they did so with more than just knowledge obtained from books or lectures.
Dec 21, 2011
One hundred Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas during the school's 20th Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 18.
Dec 9, 2011
One hundred Bluefield College seniors will accept diplomas during the school's 20th Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 17 at 10 a.m. in Harman Chapel, featuring a keynote address from Virginia Senator Phillip Puckett and the presentation of Honorary Doctorate degrees to two ...
Dec 7, 2011
Bluefield College continued its academic and cultural exchange with the country of China this fall. For the fifth semester in a row, students from BC shared history, language, tradition and time with students from China as part of an international exchange program with the Jiangsu Second Normal ...
Nov 10, 2011
When it comes to advancing character-driven intercollegiate athletics, Bluefield College is making the grade, according to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
Oct 20, 2011
Bluefield College students crowned the school's 2011 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities on campus, October 13-16.
Oct 4, 2011
Study and instruction in Chinese culture, history and language is available to the Bluefield College community and the community at-large.
Sep 28, 2011
Free flu shots will be offered at Bluefield College, October 11-12, thanks to the generosity of Princeton Community Hospital.
Sep 23, 2011
While the Bluefield College men's soccer team spent the final weeks of summer vacation preparing for a challenging fall 2011 season, the Rams also took time out to partner with Virginia Baptists to serve the community with two free kids' soccer camps in eastern Virginia.
Sep 23, 2011
Group 1 Crew, Shonlock and Rachael Lampa are coming to Bluefield College as part of the "Outta Space Love Tour."
Aug 19, 2011
As part of its mission to prepare globally-minded students who impact the world, Bluefield College sent two of its students and a professor to China this summer for an academic and cultural exchange with the Jiangsu Second Normal University.
Aug 12, 2011
Bluefield College will welcome a National Merit student to campus this fall. National Merit Commended Student Anna Sale of Yadkinville, North Carolina, will become a part of BC's 2011 freshman class, further demonstrating the quality of the students choosing to attend the private Christian school.
Jul 26, 2011
New Bluefield College students are getting to know one another, even before they step foot on the BC campus, thanks to a cutting edge social network called BC Bound.
Jul 20, 2011
For the fourth year in a row, Bluefield College has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for its exemplary service efforts.
Jul 20, 2011
Want to stock up on BC apparel, Ram athletic gear, or gifts from your alma mater, but you can't make your way to the on-campus Bookstore? We've got the answer: Bluefield College's new Online Bookstore, where shopping for your favorite BC merchandise is just a click away. Shop online ...
Jun 27, 2011
Bluefield College students take a new look at a local cold case involving two murders.
Jun 15, 2011
The college has released its schedule of courses for five terms of Summer School, including two sessions of online classes.
Jun 1, 2011
Nine students in the Teacher Education Program at Bluefield College recently completed a semester of on-the-job training as student teachers in local school systems.
May 26, 2011
Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for both traditional and inSPIRE degree completion students for the spring 2011 semester.
May 26, 2011
Bluefield College recently hosted some of the region's most outstanding high school students, who competed for full scholarships to attend BC as part of the school's spring Presidential Scholars Day.
May 20, 2011
Bluefield College students Lindsey Burris and Kelsee Smith have been recognized nationally for their excellence in the study of science and math.
May 18, 2011
BC student Emily Minter was recently selected as a recipient of a prestigious scholarship from the Virginia Association of Colleges of Teacher Education.
May 17, 2011
Five Bluefield College Teacher Education students were selected in April to serve as McGlothlin Ambassadors at the 2011 McGlothlin Celebration of Teaching Excellence.
May 17, 2011
Junior Lydia Freeman is one of just five honor students from across Virginia and West Virginia to earn a Best Individual Presentation Award at the 2011 Virginias Collegiate Honors Council Conference.
May 7, 2011
One hundred twenty-two BC seniors accepted diplomas during the school's 88th Annual Spring Commencement, Saturday, May 7, outside in the campus quad against the backdrop of the majestic East River Mountain.
May 6, 2011
The college recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence during an Honors Convocation in April.
May 4, 2011
While most college students were using their Spring Break to relax, get away or bask in the sun, BC students were serving, working and fulfilling a call on mission in Italy.
Apr 28, 2011
For the 33rd 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 21, 2011
Students from BC's chapter of Phi Beta Lambda brought home 36 awards and finished runner-up overall in the PBL State Leadership Conference in Richmond, Virginia.
Apr 20, 2011
One hundred twenty-two seniors will accept diplomas during the school's 88th Annual Spring Commencement, May 7, featuring keynote speaker Dr. Dale Henry.