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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.

Seniors to Celebrate Winter Commencement

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 ...

Chinese Students Visit Bluefield College - Fall '11

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 ...

BC Athletes Named Character Champions 2011

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).

Students Crown 2011 Homecoming Court

Oct 20, 2011

Bluefield College students crowned the school's 2011 Homecoming Queen, King and Court during Homecoming festivities on campus, October 13-16.

BC Offers Classes in Chinese Culture, Language

Oct 4, 2011

Study and instruction in Chinese culture, history and language is available to the Bluefield College community and the community at-large.

Free Flu Shots Available at BC

Sep 28, 2011

Free flu shots will be offered at Bluefield College, October 11-12, thanks to the generosity of Princeton Community Hospital.

Soccer Team Mixes Sport with Service

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.

Group 1 Crew Headlines BC Concert

Sep 23, 2011

Group 1 Crew, Shonlock and Rachael Lampa are coming to Bluefield College as part of the "Outta Space Love Tour."

BC Students Study Abroad in China: Spring '11

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.

BC Welcomes National Merit Student

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.

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 (2011)

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.