Bellevue College Appoints Dr. Jill Wakefield New Interim President

Photo of Dr. Jill Wakefield

The Bellevue College Board of Trustees announced today the appointment of Dr. Jill Wakefield as the new interim president, who will serve the college until a permanent president is in place. The BC Board of Trustees also moved to begin the process of soliciting proposals from firms to lead the nationwide search for a new …more about Bellevue College Appoints Dr. Jill Wakefield New Interim President

Bellevue College Baseball To Host NWAC Showcase

Courter Field

Bellevue College baseball will host the NWAC Showcase on Saturday, Sept. 24. The one-day event will begin at approximately 9:30 a.m. at Courter Field on the BC campus. In case of rain, Sunday, Sept. 25 is being held as a make-up date. Each region’s top 16 position players and 12 pitchers will come together in the all-day event.

Linking Bellevue College with the Workforce

Al Lewis

Al Lewis’ varied career prepared him well for his job as Bellevue College’s vice president of economic development. His new task? Creating tomorrow’s workforce.

KBCS: Olympic Runner Takes to Oregon Logging Roads for Rio Prep

Olympic Runner Takes To Oregon Logging Roads For Rio Prep

The U.S. Olympic team includes more than 75 athletes from the northwest. One of them is Minnesota transplant Ben Blankenship, who be will be competing in the men’s 15-hundred meter race later this month. He’s excited about Rio, and has been preparing by training in some uniquely northwest locations.

BC teams up with local business for new programming courses

Bellevue College announced Thursday that they will partner with local computer coding center Coding Dojo to deliver two new continuing education courses in programming languages and technologies that can help people looking to get into the tech industry or those already working in it.

Pillar of the community

The Bellevue College men’s baseball team is the epitome of a dynasty at the junior college level on the diamond. The Bellevue Reporter takes a look at the BC program and head coach Mark Yoshino.

Bulldogs host youth hoops camp

Bellevue College men’s basketball head coach Jeremy Eggers sat comfortably in his office busily taking care of administrative duties during the final day of the Bellevue College youth basketball camp on the final day of June 30.