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Articles from category: Student News

BC Unveils Hip Social Network for New Students

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.

BC Earns National Award for Service 07-11

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.

Shop for BC Gear in the New Online Bookstore

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 ...

BC Students Investigate Local Cold Case

Jun 27, 2011

Bluefield College students take a new look at a local cold case involving two murders.

Final Summer School Classes Set

Jun 15, 2011

The college has released its schedule of courses for five terms of Summer School, including two sessions of online classes.

From Students to Teachers

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.

Students Named to President's, Dean's Lists - Spring '11

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.

BC Names Presidential Scholars

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.

Students Win National STEM Scholarships

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.

Minter Wins Prestigious Teacher Ed Scholarship

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.

Teacher Ed Students Named Ambassadors

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.

Freeman Wins Regional Honors Award

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.

Seniors Celebrate Spring Commencement

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.

Students Honored for Academic Excellence (2011)

May 6, 2011

The college recognized dozens of outstanding students for academic excellence during an Honors Convocation in April.

Students Use Spring Break to Serve on Mission

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.

Students Celebrate 33rd Annual Mud Pig Day

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.

BC Business Students Excel at State Competition

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.

122 Seniors to Celebrate Spring Commencement

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.

Students to Celebrate 33rd Annual Mud Pig Day

Apr 19, 2011

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

What's on your mind?

Apr 15, 2011

We want to know what's on your mind.

BC Students Featured in Two Spring Art Exhibits

Apr 8, 2011

The works of Bluefield College art students will be featured during two local art shows, April 18-29 and April 18-28.

BC Students Named Teachers of Promise

Apr 1, 2011

Ten students from the Teacher Education Program were recognized as Teachers of Promise.

BC Expands Criminal Justice Degree

Mar 16, 2011

Students interested in the inSPIRE adult degree-completion program may now pursue a public safety degree (formerly named the criminal justice degree) with a study concentration in one of four specific areas.

High School Students Compete for BC Scholarships

Mar 16, 2011

Some of the region's most outstanding high school students competed for full ride scholarships during BC's Presidential Scholars Day.

BC Accounting Students Get Hands-on Training

Mar 16, 2011

The students are working on tax returns as part of a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.

Student Adapts BC Theatre's 'Little Women'

Mar 4, 2011

Bluefield College Theatre students presented their own adaptation of the beloved classic “Little Women," February 24-27.

BC Students Celebrate Black History Month

Feb 17, 2011

Bluefield College students celebrated African American history with music, film and lecture.

Agees Aid Christian Studies Students

Feb 8, 2011

BC students studying for a career in Christian ministry now have access to more financial aid.

BC Theatre to Present 'Little Women'

Feb 7, 2011

Bluefield College Theatre will present a new adaptation of Luisa May Alcott's beloved classic "Little Women," February 24-27.

Submit Your Work to BC's Bluestone Review (2011)

Jan 28, 2011

Local Writers and Artists Encouraged to Submit Works to Bluefield College Literary Magazine

Students Named to Dean's List - Fall '10

Jan 20, 2011

The college has released its President's and Dean's Lists for traditional students for the fall 2010 semester.

BC Students Inducted into National Honor Society

Jan 19, 2011

Nine outstanding Bluefield College students were inducted into the Alpha Chi National Honor Society during a ceremony on campus, December 8.

Prospective College Students Invited to Bluefield College Fine Arts Showcase

Jan 15, 2011

Prospective college students with an interest in art, music or theatre are invited to attend Bluefield College's two-day Fine Arts Showcase, February 19-20.

Seniors Celebrate Winter Commencement

Dec 20, 2010

Ninety Bluefield College seniors accepted diplomas during the school's 19th Annual Winter Commencement, December 18.

Teacher Ed Students Get Hands-on Experience

Dec 17, 2010

Eight BC Teacher Education students completed a semester of on-the-job training as student teachers in local school systems.

BC Named Five Star Institution by NAIA

Nov 23, 2010

The college has been named a "Five Star Institution" for its exemplary character and service by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics.

Leary Scholarship Aids Students, Honors Friends

Nov 5, 2010

Bluefield College students will soon have access to even more financial aid, but equally important is the fact that the legacies of two local community servants will be preserved through the creation of the Dennis and Louise Thomas Leary Endowed Scholarship for BC students.

BC Students Attend Pre-Law Conference

Nov 1, 2010

Pre-law students Edric Folden and Crystal Conner recently attended the Virginia State Bar's Southern Virginia Minority Pre-Law Conference.

Students Crown Homecoming Queen, King, Court

Nov 1, 2010

Students crowned the 2010 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities on campus, October 15-17.

BC Students Share Faith with Music in Austria

Oct 22, 2010

Students from BC's Music Department spent part of their summer overseas sharing the love of Christ through music with the people of Austria.

Quick Shott Cafe Coffeehouse Series

Oct 22, 2010

Bluefield College will host the second of its three Fall Coffeehouse events, Thursday, November 4 at 7 p.m., featuring Trevis Prince, whose music has been described as classic Motown with a fusion of modern day Pop.

150 Students Make Professions of Faith during Christian Emphasis Week

Oct 10, 2010

Bluefield College students were invited to trade in their hurt for healing during the school's 19th Annual Duremdes Christian Emphasis Week, September 29-October 1, featuring the nationally renowned ministry of evangelist Tony Nolan and professions of faith from more than 150 students.

Bluefield College Students Offer Hope to Haiti

Sep 2, 2010

The country of Haiti has attracted a lot of attention from many Americans over the past year. Following the 7.0 magnitude earthquake in January of 2010, Americans reached out to Haiti to help in any way possible. Millions of dollars of relief have flowed into Haiti, but the country still stands in ...

Bluefield College Awards First Williams Scholarship

Sep 1, 2010

Bluefield College has awarded its first ever Elbert F. and Sheridan L. Williams Scholarship, and the recipient is Princeton, West Virginia's Amanda Grimmett.

Town of Bluefield Welcomes Back Bluefield College Students

Aug 26, 2010

Bluefield College and the Town of Bluefield welcomed students back for another academic year with a Welcome Home College-Town Social, Thursday, August 26 in downtown Bluefield, Virginia.

Bluefield College Students Win Global Prize for Creativity

Jul 20, 2010

Bluefield College claims as part of its mission that it is an institution that prepares innovative learners, who think critically, communicate effectively, and adapt readily to a changing world.

Bluefield College Releases Spring 2010 President's and Dean's Lists

Jun 29, 2010

Bluefield College has released its President's and Dean's Lists for traditional students for the spring 2010 semester. Twenty-three traditional BC students were named to the President's List for earning a grade point average (GPA) between 3.9 and 4.0 during the spring semester, while 62 ...

Bluefield College Students Take Part in Student Teaching Program

Jun 29, 2010

Two 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.

Bluefield College Students Named to Who's Who

Jun 29, 2010

Forty-three Bluefield College students have been selected to be included the 2010 edition of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

Bluefield College Students Serve on Mission in South America

Jun 10, 2010

Bluefield College students recently completed a spring mission trip to Peru as part of Virginia Baptists' greater effort to share the Gospel and to build churches in South America.