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Students Crown 2012 Homecoming Court

Nov 15, 2012

Bluefield College students crowned the school’s 2012 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities on campus, October 26.

Frye Kicks Cancer, Now Footballs for BC

Nov 1, 2012

Caleb Frye, a freshman kicker for the Rams has a football revival story that is somewhat similar to Bluefield College's.

Orchestra, Variations Concert Rescheduled

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.

The City Harmonic Coming to BC

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.

BC Students Named Beazley Scholars

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.

100 Students Make Professions of Faith

Sep 28, 2012

More than 100 students made professions of faith during Bluefield College’s 21st Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 26-28.

Criminal Justice Students Get Hands-on Training

Sep 25, 2012

Learning law enforcement in BC's criminal justice program doesn't just happen in the classroom.

Rickett a Veteran on and off Field

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.

BC Students Study Abroad in China 2012

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.

Bellarive Coffeehouse Keys BC Welcome Week

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.

VCF Grant Brings Scholarships to BC

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.

Changing Lives with Charity and Water

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.

Students Use Art to Share Faith in Romania

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.

Students Named to Spring '12 Dean's List

Jun 13, 2012

Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the spring 2012 semester.

High School Students Win Full Rides to BC

Jun 13, 2012

Bluefield College recently hosted some of the region’s most outstanding high school students, who competed for full scholarships to attend the private Christian college as part of the school’s spring Presidential Scholars Day.

BC Students Serve on Mission in New York

Jun 8, 2012

As part of Bluefield College’s mission to be Christ-centered and in service to God and the community, eight BC students took advantage of their Spring Break in March to work with at-risk kids in an afterschool program in New York City.

BC Earns National Award for Service '12

Jun 6, 2012

For the fifth year in a row, Bluefield College has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for its exemplary service efforts.

126 Seniors Earn Diplomas

May 15, 2012

One hundred twenty-six Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas during the school’s 90th Annual Spring Commencement, May 5, outside in the campus quad against the backdrop of the majestic East River Mountain.

BC Biology Students Celebrate Earth Day

May 14, 2012

As part of Earth Day 2012, a group of Bluefield College biology students participated in a tree-planting project on campus to reestablish the great American chestnut tree in southwest Virginia.

Students Earn Academic Honors (2012)

May 8, 2012

Bluefield College recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence during its year-end Honors Convocation, April 25.

Education Students: Learning First-hand

May 3, 2012

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

BC Business Students Win 34 Awards

May 1, 2012

Students from Bluefield College’s chapter of Phi Beta Lambda (PBL), a national business student organization, recently competed in the PBL State Leadership Conference in Richmond, Virginia, and brought home 34 awards -- more than any other college PBL team participating in the statewide academic ...

Students Celebrate 34th Mud Pig Day

Apr 26, 2012

“Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these couriers” may be the unofficial creed of the United States Postal Service, but it just as well might be the motto of Bluefield College students when it comes to celebrating the school’s longstanding year-end tradition of Mud ...

Prospects Compete for BC Scholarships

Apr 25, 2012

Bluefield College recently hosted some of the region’s most outstanding high school students in a competition for full scholarships to attend the private Christian college.

Students to Celebrate 34th Mud Pig Day

Apr 17, 2012

A greasy waterslide. A murky mud pit. Unique competitions. Mouth-watering food. 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.

BC to Bring the World to Students

Apr 4, 2012

Bluefield College will host a weeklong series of lectures, films, discussions and other activities designed to increase global cultural awareness and to "bring the world to BC students and the community."

Art Students Plan Spring Show

Mar 28, 2012

The works of Bluefield College art students will be on display during a year-end art show on campus, April 16-26.

BC Awards Williams Scholarship

Mar 26, 2012

Bluefield College recently awarded its Elbert F. and Sheridan L. Williams Scholarship to Princeton, West Virginia's Amanda Grimmett Inman.

BC Students Visit Site of Matewan Massacre

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.

Earning a BC Degree Against All Odds

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 ...

BC Music Launches Spring Tour

Mar 2, 2012

Bluefield College is taking its talented music students on the road.

BC Students Get $200,000 from Keesee

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.

inSPIRE Students Earn Academic Honors

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.

Art Students Inducted into Honor Society

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.

Go Bowling to Benefit Lady Rams Softball

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.

BC Students Celebrate Black History

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.

Lecture Series Celebrates Appalachia

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."

BC Students 'Style Soles' for Needy Kids

Feb 17, 2012

Students at Bluefield College rallied together, February 9, to "style soles" and to provide new shoes for children in need.

Be the Author of BC's New Fight Song

Feb 15, 2012

Bluefield College is searching for an official fight song, and you can be the author.

'Thinking Like a Mountain' Art Exhibit at BC

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.

Submit Your Works to BC's Bluestone Review (2012)

Feb 6, 2012

The Bluestone Review, the literary magazine published annually by Bluefield College students, is now accepting submissions for its Spring 2012 edition.

Sproles Scholarship to Aid BC Students

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.

'Style Your Sole' with BC Students

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.

BC Students Rally for MLK Day of Service

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.

Chinese Professor Offers Classes at BC

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.

BC Kicks off Spring Coffeehouse Series

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.

Fall '11 President's, Dean's Lists Released

Jan 12, 2012

Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for traditional students for the fall 2011 semester.

Students Rally for MLK Day of Service (2012)

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.

Education Students Get Hands-on Training - Fall '11

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.

100 Seniors Celebrate Winter Commencement

Dec 21, 2011

One hundred Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas during the school's 20th Annual Winter Commencement, Saturday, December 18.