The inauguration of Dr. Marsha V. Krotseng as Bluefield State College's 13th president will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. in the Ned Shott Gymnasium. The inauguration is a centerpiece of a celebration of Bluefield State College—"Honoring Our Heritage, Forging Our Future." A rich array of events demonstrating Bluefield State College's academic achievement, service, and community engagement begins on April 18 and extends through the College's 2013 Commencement Exercises, May 18.