May 2012

Science Division invites community to open house

Date posted: May 30, 2012

Where can you witness beetles pulling ten times their weight, dig for fossilized shark teeth, and learn about sequencing DNA, all in one place? At Bellevue College, where the BC Science Division will host an open house for the community on Saturday, June 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Titled “Passport to STEM” – […]

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Apply now for BC’s new Healthcare IT bachelor’s degree program

Date posted: May 24, 2012

Bellevue College is now accepting applications from prospective students for its newest bachelor’s degree, in Healthcare Information Technology, that will begin this fall. Those who want to learn more about the program can attend one of several upcoming information sessions, held on May 31 and June 5, 13, 18 and 29, all at 6 p.m. […]

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BC hosting a “Transit of Venus” viewing party June 5

Date posted: May 23, 2012
Transit of Venus 2004

One of the rarest predictable occasions in astronomy – the passage of the planet Venus across the face of the sun – will take place on June 5.  To celebrate this event, which changed the way we comprehend the solar system, Bellevue College will host a “Venus Transit Viewing and Star Party” for people in […]

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Bellevue College’s website going “naked” to highlight digital accessibility issues

Date posted: May 8, 2012

Wednesday, May 9 is Global Accessibility Awareness Day, and to honor this event, Bellevue College will make its website “naked” to raise awareness of the problems disabled persons face in accessing digital technology. Its entire website will be stripped down to its simplest form, with mostly text and few graphics, to make it easier to […]

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Use your video gaming skills to help autistic students on May 18

Date posted: May 7, 2012

Who says all those countless hours playing video games were a waste of time! Gamers, use those skills to benefit a worthy cause by entering the Autism Awareness Video Game tournament, a fundraiser to benefit Bellevue College’s Autism Spectrum Navigators Program, which helps autistic students achieve success. For just $10, players ages 13 and older […]

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Rotaract club garners international recognition

Date posted: May 3, 2012

For its exemplary community service projects over the past year, the Bellevue College chapter of Rotaract received a Rotary International Changemaker Award at Rotary’s District 5030 conference in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho recently. It’s the first time any Rotaract chapter has received a Rotary award in district history. Eileen Cho, president of the chapter and a […]

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