February 2013

Bellevue College to host regional science fair March 9

Date posted: February 19, 2013

More than 150 of King and Snohomish counties’ brightest and most inventive high school students will compete March 9 in Bellevue College’s 4th annual Central Sound Regional Science and Engineering Fair (CSRSEF). The participants have spent months conducting independent research, either individually or in teams, in one of 17 science, math and engineering categories. Projects will […]

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Year Up founder Gerald Chertavian to speak at Bellevue College Foundation luncheon

Date posted: February 15, 2013
Gerald Chertavian

Gerald Chertavian, founder of Year Up, a nationwide network of training and education programs for low-income young adults, will be the featured speaker at Bellevue College Foundation’s 14th Annual “Become Exceptional” Luncheon in May. The event, which raised nearly $280,000 last year, provides crucial funding for academic- and need-based scholarships, as well as programs that […]

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Four employees honored with “Margin of Excellence” awards

Date posted: February 7, 2013
2013 Margin of Excellence Winners

During a campus ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 6, the Bellevue College Foundation honored four outstanding employees with “Margin of Excellence” awards, which recognize their selfless commitment to helping students and colleagues achieve success. Gita Bangera, Ph.D. – Instructor, Life Sciences – for creating a research-based biology curriculum that is revolutionizing the way science education is […]

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Gallery Space to feature graphic works by African American artists

Date posted: February 1, 2013

As part of Bellevue College’s celebration of Black History Month, a special exhibit of works by some of the most prominent African-American artists from the past 40 years will open Feb. 6 in the college’s Gallery Space. The exhibit is sponsored by BC’s Office of Multicultural Services, and the Office of Equity and Pluralism. “Color(ing) […]

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