Articles from category: Student News
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.
Jun 13, 2012
Bluefield College has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the spring 2012 semester.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
May 8, 2012
Bluefield College recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence during its year-end Honors Convocation, April 25.
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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.
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."
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.
Mar 26, 2012
Bluefield College recently awarded its Elbert F. and Sheridan L. Williams Scholarship to Princeton, West Virginia's Amanda Grimmett Inman.
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.