June 2013

Bellevue College now enrolling for job training programs

Date posted: June 21, 2013

Bellevue College’s Workforce Education division is now enrolling eligible students for fall quarter in professional-technical programs that prepare them for in-demand jobs in the Puget Sound region. Once enrolled, students can pursue a variety of educational options, including short-term certificates and associate degrees, in fields such as business, information technology and healthcare. Dislocated workers and […]

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Innovative BC program helps students with cognitive disabilities earn college degrees

Date posted: June 20, 2013
BC President Dave Rule congratulates April Berning during BC's commencement ceremony

Of the hundreds of students who walked across the stage of KeyArena to accept their diplomas during Bellevue College’s commencement ceremony recently, nine extraordinary graduates were among them. They have cognitive disabilities that have made it difficult to pursue a college education. But thanks to OLS at Bellevue College, a pioneering occupational and life skills […]

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Thousands honor Class of 2013 grads at Bellevue College commencement at KeyArena

Date posted: June 17, 2013

Bellevue College held its 46th annual commencement ceremony on Friday, June 14, in Seattle’s KeyArena in front of the largest audience ever, conferring more than 2,600 awards to the Class of 2013. This marks the first time in BC’s history that it has staged the ceremony at an off-campus location, with an estimated 4,500 people […]

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Bellevue College wins prestigious Climate Leadership Award

Date posted: June 5, 2013

Bellevue College is one of just 10 colleges or universities nationwide selected to receive a prestigious Climate Leadership Award in recognition of its efforts to improve campus sustainability. The awards are presented annually to signatory institutions of the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) that demonstrate innovative and advanced leadership in education for […]

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