Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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May 4, 2013

BC conducts frigid spring commencement ceremony

BLUEFIELD, Va. — There was an informal hoodie ceremony prior to the start of commencement exercises at Bluefield College Saturday morning as the gathering braced themselves against the chill on the wind-swept campus quad between Easley Library and Shott Hall.

A little later, there was a hooding ceremony as well, as BC President Dr. David Olive and Dr. David L. Bailey Jr., chair of the BC Board of Trustees conferred an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity degree on Dr. Billy (Jang Hwan) Kim, pastor, evangelist, world renown broadcaster and an incredible speaker for BC’s 91st Spring Commencement.

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