The Bluefield State College Board of Governors has selected Robin Capehart as the College's next President. The announcement was made at a September 11, 2019 special meeting of the BSC Board on the Bluefield State College campus.
“Voices from the Mountains,” a September 20 literary event at Bluefield State College, will celebrate the 2019 West Virginia University Press volume, Mountains Piled Upon Mountains: Appalachian Nature Writing in the Anthropocene. During the “Voices” program, the book’s editor and four authors whose works are included will deliver selected readings. The program will take place on September 20, 2019, 11 am-2 pm in the Hebert Gallery/Harris-Jefferson Student Center. “Voices from the Mountains” is open to the public, free of charge.
BSC Humanities student Daniel Hawks was immersed in the Japanese language and culture institute this summer at Tenri University with which the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission has partnered to offer West Virginia students a well-tailored education abroad opportunity.
During Bluefield State College’s Faculty Institute on August 14, 2019, Dr. James Walters, Associate Professor of Biology, was honored with the 2018-2019 Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award. The award is given annually to a faculty member chosen by the BSC Faculty Senate who goes above and beyond for the students and the institution.
Bluefield State College's award-winning robotics program, the College's interim president Robin Capehart, and BSC representatives participated on multiple fronts during the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce's annual meeting at The Greenbrier.
More than 220 Bluefield State College freshman attended today's Freshman Convocation at the College. BSC Interim President Robin Capehart welcomed this year's entering student class to the 125th year of the Institution.
Dr. James Walters has received the Bluefield State College "Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award" for 2019
Dr. James Walters (right) has received the Bluefield State College "Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award" for 2019. Announcement of Dr. Walters' selection was made at BSC's Fall 2019 Faculty Institute. He is pictured with Dr. Ted Lewis, BSC Provost.
Credit Bureau of the Virginias Foundation Makes $10,000 Scholarship Donation to Bluefield State College
The Credit Bureau of the Virginias Foundation recently presented a $10,000 check to Bluefield State College to provide scholarship assistance to BSC students.
Hundreds of linear feet of photographs, publications, news clippings, plaques, programs, and assorted material collected over a lifetime by Bluefield State College alumni Dr. Carl P. and Selba Meadows Boyd is on display in the William B. Robertson Library on the BSC campu
Bluefield State College graduate (Class of 2019) has been named the recipient of the “Brian A. Delp Service Award.” The Delp Service Award is presented annually to honor a graduating BSC student for exemplary service to community. The award honors the memory of Brian Aaron Delp, posthumous 2002 BSC graduate, who participated in numerous campus and community service organizations and initiatives during his years as a student at the College.
A summary of recent events, achievements, and developments at Bluefield State College
Bluefield State College chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (KDP) Teacher Education Honor Society inducted 12 new members during a recent on-campus ceremony.
BSC "Blue & Gold Opportunity Plan" is now available for qualified students in their choice of more than a dozen high skilled, high wage, high demand programs.
BSC Baccalaureate Nursing Program Receives Maximum Continuing Accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Bluefield State College’s Baccalaureate Nursing (BSN) program was granted continuing national accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), a national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Bluefield State College Announces Blue and Gold Opportunity Plan, Providing Free Tuition to Qualified Students
Bluefield State College is pleased to join Concord University in expanding opportunities for students in West Virginia by announcing the Blue and Gold Opportunity Plan, effective in fall 2019, which provides free tuition to qualified students enrolled in one of more than one dozen high-skilled, high-wage, high-demand programs.
A student nursing laboratory at Bluefield State College recently received a “helping arm,” in fact, eight “helping arms.” The addition of two intravenous training arms permits BSC’s nursing students to practice and perfect their techniques for blood flow, venipuncture, and phlebotomy procedures in a laboratory setting before the students perform the same procedures in a clinical setting.
BSC Radiologic Technology class of 2019 are all certified Radiographers with a 100% pass rate on the ARRT exam
The Bluefield State College 2019 Spring Semester President’s and Dean’s Lists have been announced. One hundred thirty-seven students earned President’s List recognition and an additional 213 students merited inclusion in the Dean’s List.
Several student members of the Bluefield State College 2018 World IGVC champion robotics team and team advisor & BSC faculty member Joseph Hazelwood, took part in the recent Southwest Virginia Economic Forum at the University of Virginia's College at Wise, VA.
The Gamma Beta Phi Society awards student members, in good standing, with national scholarships each academic year. It was announced recently that three Bluefield State College students were awarded three different scholarships.