BC Women Drop Shoreline, Men Falter in Second Half

Date posted: January 11, 2016

The Bellevue College women’s basketball team pulled away after a close first half by outscoring Shoreline 26-2 in the third quarter en route to a 76-33 victory in the NWAC opener on Saturday, while the BC men saw their halftime lead evaporate in a 75-68 loss to Shoreline. The BC women led 30-23 at the …more about BC Women Drop Shoreline, Men Falter in Second Half


BC’s Occupational Life Skills program named 2016 Bellwether Award Finalist

Date posted: January 8, 2016
OLS students

Bellevue College’s Occupational Life Skills (OLS) program was recently selected as a 2016 Bellweather Award finalist. The award recognizes outstanding and innovative programs and practices that successfully lead community colleges into the future in one of three main categories: Instructional Programs and Services, Planning, Governance and Finance, and Workforce Development. OLS is one of ten …more about BC’s Occupational Life Skills program named 2016 Bellwether Award Finalist


Duncan-Andrade to deliver keynote MLK address

Date posted: January 7, 2016
Dr. Jeff Duncan-Andrade

Dr. Jeff Duncan-Andrade, educator, author and co-founder of the Teaching Excellence Network, will deliver the 2016 Martin Luther King, Jr. keynote address at Bellevue College on Thursday, Jan. 21. Duncan-Andrade’s keynote is part of a weeklong celebration at the college under the theme, “Black Education Matters” and will explore the material conditions that affect urban …more about Duncan-Andrade to deliver keynote MLK address


Bellevue College student named Coca-Cola Scholar

Date posted: January 6, 2016
Sara Young

Bellevue College student, Sara Young has been selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship from Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society as a 2015 Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise Scholar. Young, 14, who will complete her Associate’s Degree in Biology this spring, hopes to transfer to a university in Washington State and pursue a degree in neurobiology. She …more about Bellevue College student named Coca-Cola Scholar


Men’s Basketball Notches Back-to-Back Comeback Victories

Date posted: January 6, 2016

Bellevue College men’s basketball continued its stretch of rapid improvement with another come-from-behind victory – their second in two days – as the Bulldogs defeated host Highline College 69-62 in overtime on Monday night. On Sunday afternoon, the Bulldogs erased a 34-31 halftime when they erupted for 59 points after the break en route to …more about Men’s Basketball Notches Back-to-Back Comeback Victories


BC Women Win Skagit Valley Tourney, Men Topple Gonzaga Club Team

Date posted: December 31, 2015

The BC women’s basketball team cruised through the Skagit Valley Holiday Tournament, winning all three games by double-digits, including a convincing 68-56 victory over host Skagit Valley in the final at Mount Vernon, Washington. Bellevue defeated South Puget Sound 77-66 in their tourney opener on Monday, Dec. 28. Mikayla Jones and Erin Hamilton each played …more about BC Women Win Skagit Valley Tourney, Men Topple Gonzaga Club Team


Bulldog Men Go 1-2 at Yakima Crossover; Women Third at Linn-Benton

Date posted: December 22, 2015

Bellevue College men’s basketball won an overtime thriller on the opening day of the Yakima Valley Crossover Tourney, but faltered the next two days to go 1-2 at the event. In the opener on Thursday, Dec. 17, the Bulldogs won in overtime 101-96 over Green River. The Bulldogs erased an eight-point halftime deficit with a …more about Bulldog Men Go 1-2 at Yakima Crossover; Women Third at Linn-Benton


Inslee names Ross Hunter to Bellevue College Board of Trustees

Date posted: December 11, 2015
Ross Hunter

Washington Governor Jay Inslee has named Ross Hunter of Medina, to the Board of Trustees of Bellevue College. The six-member board’s duties include setting the college’s strategic direction, establishing policy for the college and approving budgets. Hunter currently serves as director of the Washington state Department of Early Learning.  He previously represented the 48th Legislative …more about Inslee names Ross Hunter to Bellevue College Board of Trustees


Breaking young men of color Out Of the Margin

Date posted: December 4, 2015

Conference on the Bellevue College campus to provide inspiration, support & development Bellevue College will partner with the Bellevue School District in hosting The BOOM (Break Out Of the Margin) Experience, an all-day conference designed to support Black, Hispanic and Native American male students on Tuesday, December 15. The conference will cover topics including racial …more about Breaking young men of color Out Of the Margin