Schedule of Events
Golden Graduate Dinner, Shott Hall, 5:00-6:30 PM
The Golden Graduates Society is a society for individuals who have been alumni 50 years or more. All Society members are invited to attend, and the dinner is open to all alumni. The Society will welcome the Class of 1963 this year, along with members of any class before that have yet to receive their medallions. Members to be inducted will be provided a free meal.
Education Department Reunion and Master’s Degree Showcase, Easley Library, 6:00-8:00 PM
Meet the faculty and staff of the Education Department. This will be a time of refreshments and fellowship and learn about the exciting new Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) degree with a specialization in Teaching Excellence because of the emphasis on research that enhances teaching/learning offered with convenience of online delivery. Learn more today about the Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) degree!
Alumni Hospitality Gathering, Alumni House, 7:00 PM
Stop by and see who else is in town and grab a bite to eat and share fond memories courtesy of the Office of Alumni Relations. You can check in and pick up your homecoming pass for the weekend.
The Bluefield College Theatre Department, 7:30 PM
Student Dance, Fincastle Country Club, 9:00 PM–Midnight
Attention graduates from the past four years! The work world may have you down, but your friends are at the College, and you wish you were, too. You have an open invitation to both dances! So have one night reliving your time in college, and then drop by and connect with other alumni!
Alumni Breakfast and Annual Association Meeting, Shott Hall Dining Room, 8:00 AM
Come and enjoy breakfast in the dining hall at the College, featuring a made-to-order omelet station and waffles. Take the morning to reminisce with old classmates, meet families, and enjoy the tapestry that connects us all, Bluefield College. We will also be holding our annual Alumni Association meeting where a report on the previous year will be given, new officers elected, and your voice can be heard. There will be reserved tables for reunion years 1933,1943,1953,1963,1973,1983,1993, and 2003.
Live Scholarship Auction & Late Risers’ Breakfast, Shott Hall A & B, 9:30 AM
The annual auction for scholarships will be live with an auctioneer once again this year! Join us as we auction items such as trips, art, tickets to sporting events, and more to raise funds for the BC Fund for Scholarships. Share in the fun and laughter only a live auction can bring, with coffee and doughnuts provided by President David Olive for the late risers!
Class Reunion Pictures, Lansdell Hall (Front), 11:00 AM
Class of 1933,1943,1953,1963,1973,1983,1993, and 2003.
Campus Tours, Shott Hall (Front), 11:00 AM-Noon
Tailgating, Mitchell Stadium, 11:30 AM
Bring your grill and cooler of drinks for the start of tailgating at Bluefield College football games. Don’t have the space to pack the food? No worries! We will have box lunches on hand. Register for the tailgating contest and get your free tailgating flag and compete for BC prizes.
BC Rams vs. Belhaven University, Mitchell Stadium, 1:00 PM
Alumni Awards and Homecoming Celebration Dinner, Historic Bank Lobby in Bluefield, WV, 6:30 PM
Come congratulate the recipients of the 2013 Alumni Awards. Afterward, enjoy great food, featuring a made-to-order pasta station and an evening of fun and fellowship with your classmates. A photographer will be on hand to take pictures of you and your classmates and friends. Reserved tables for reunion years will be available.
Campus Community Homecoming Worship Service, Harman Chapel, 9:30 AM
The Office of Alumni Relations is excited to announce the third annual Campus Community Homecoming Worship Service. At this worship service, we will join together as alumni, friends, students, faculty, staff, and community members to worship together. The offering collected will go to mission trips taken by students at Bluefield College.
Sunday Brunch, Shott Hall Dining Room (Pay at the Door), 11:00 AM
Enjoy a Sunday buffet in Shott Hall with all the fixings after the worship service.
Other Events & Information
Sale on Saturday from 9:00 AM-5:00 PM.
The Bookstore will be open Friday 8:30 AM-4:00 PM and Saturday 10:00 AM-2:00 PM. Alumni discount will be given. Be sure to ask for your discount at the counter!