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BC Presents 2012 Awards for Excellence in Music


Four Bridgewater College seniors, Carina Botterbusch from Dover, Pa., Paul Brockman from Orange, Va., Kelley Harris from Staunton, Va.,  and Kyle A. Remnant from Bridgewater, Va., were recognized for excellence in the performing arts at the

BC's Stone Village Receives LEED Environmental Certification


BRIDGEWATER, Va. – Stone Village, Bridgewater College's village-style residences that were constructed to conform to an internationally recognized green building certification system, has received "Certified" status as a Leadership in Energy and

BC Names Sustainability Director

BC Names Sustainability Director


In its bid to continue to build on sustainability initiatives and environmental stewardship, Bridgewater College today announced the appointment of Teshome Molalenge as the college's director of sustainability.

Molalenge, a 1987 alumnus of

BC Police Chief Helps Craft Law Enforcement Bill


Until recently, police officers at many colleges in Virginia were not recognized as law enforcement entities beyond the confines of their campuses. Thanks to House Bill 771, which Gov. Bob McDonnell approved in April – and thanks in large part to

BC Grads Urged to Think of Life's Big Picture

BC Grads Urged to Think of Life's Big Picture


As Bridgewater College's graduating seniors and their families celebrated on the campus mall Saturday, May 12, Dr. Darla Deardorff urged the 357 graduates to think of life's "big picture" and to seek out opportunities that will challenge them to make

BC Graduates Sign Pledge of Social and Environmental Responsibility


Bridgewater College Graduates Sign Pledge of Social and Environmental Responsibility

The 25th anniversary of students across the nation and around the world making a commitment to promote social and environmental responsibility in their future

AmeriCorps Job Openings at BC to Benefit Harrisonburg Neighborhood


Three AmeriCorps VISTA positions that will help revitalize a needy Harrisonburg neighborhood are now available at Bridgewater College.

AmeriCorps VISTA is a national service program designed to fight poverty. Authorized in 1964 and founded as

Bridgewater Announces Early Registrations for Business Expo


Bridgewater College is taking early registrations for its annual BC Business Expo, which will be held Sept. 12 from 3-7 p.m. in the Funkhouser Center for Health and Wellness. Vendors registering before May 31 will receive a nearly 40 percent discount

BC Alumni Association Presents 2012 Awards


The Bridgewater College Alumni Association recognized seven students for excellence in the campus community at the annual awards convocation on May 1.

The Alumni Legacy Scholarships are presented to rising juniors or seniors whose parent(s)

Bridgewater College Approves Strategic Plan Through 2020


A strategic plan to guide Bridgewater College through 2020 has been approved by the college's board of trustees.

"BC 2020: The Strategic Plan for Bridgewater College" identifies key areas that are critical to the success of Bridgewater in the next

BC Students, Professor Win Best Paper Award at Conference


Two Bridgewater College students, one alumnus and a professor of psychology have taken top honors at an international conference for a paper they wrote about the effects of alcohol-caffeine drinks on behavior.

Seniors and psychology majors Tara

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