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ISO to Assist with "A Taste Around the World" Event


This coming Saturday, April 22, 2017, from 12:00 Noon to 2:00 p.m., the BSC International Student Organization (ISO) will be assisting with the “A Taste Around the World” event to be held at the Bluefield State College Research & Development Building at 704 Bland Street in downtown Bluefield, WV, 24701. 
A Taste Around the World

BSC Emerging Leaders Institute Annual Canned Food Drive


BSC Emerging Leaders Institute collected over 510 nonperishable items during their Annual Canned Food Drive these items were donated to the Bluefield Union Mission on April 5, 2017.
BSC Emerging Leaders

Congratulations to Bluefield State’s own Brett Settles for being this year’s Scholarship Foundation recipient


The Contractors Association of West Virginia (CAWV) Scholarship Foundation distributed $15,500 this year to West Virginia college students pursuing an education and career in construction or engineering.
Brett Settles

State extends application deadline for Higher Education Grant Program until May 1


West Virginia’s Higher Education Policy Commission (HEPC) and Community and Technical College System (CTCS) today announced that this year’s application deadline for the need-based Higher Education Grant Program has been extended until 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 1, 2017. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is the only application required for the grant, can be completed at https://fafsa.ed.gov.  
WV Higher Ed Grant

Bluefield State Nursing Program Awarded $10,000 Grant to Improve Dementia Care


Dr. Bernadette Dragich and Sheila Gates, Assistant Professor of Nursing represented Bluefield State College AS. to receive a $10,000 grant to improve the quality of care and increase access to comprehensive services for individuals with Alzheimer’s or a related Dementia and their family caregivers. 
BSC Nursing Program Grant

BSC hosting Biennial Regional Technology Conference


Institutional administrators, librarians, school media specialists, instructional technology coordinators and other professionals working in the digital age have an opportunity in early April to enhance their digital literacy.
3rd Biennial Regional Technology Conference

Bluefield State Bio Medical Club Hosts Science Bowl!


How do you go about finding a career in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)?  That’s what guest speaker, Dr. Christyl Johnson, Deputy Director for Technology and Research Investments, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, will share with students this Wednesday March 29th, 2017 at the Basic Science Auditorium on the campus of Bluefield State College.
Science Bowl

Bluefield State student group to raise awareness of Veteran suicide


Students at Bluefield State College will host a presentation by Ms. Barri Faucett, Director of Suicide Prevention of West Virginia at 11am Wednesday March 29th, 2017 in the Boyd Conference room located in Conley Hall on the BSC Campus.
Suicide Prevention

Bluefield State College 1st Annual Craft Fair


We are looking forward to making this an annual event, and a fun-filled day of shopping with local crafters and vendors to support Bluefield State College. Please come out and attend this event on Saturday, March 25, 2017 in the Ned. E. Shott Physical Education Building on the Bluefield State College campus from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 
1st Annual Craft Fair

A True Bluefield Success Story


Dr. Jesse Calloway grew up poor.  He was one of six children, and when his mother died when he was eight, all the siblings moved in with an aunt and uncle who had six children of their own.  
Jesse Calloway