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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



Updates coming to 91.3 KBCS schedule

KBCS 91.3

New weekday line-up will balance news and music programming Listeners to 91.3 KBCS will notice a new vibe when they tune in on weekdays starting July 1.  The Bellevue community radio station is streamlining its schedule. Weekday listeners will enjoy news and talk radio throughout the morning and a variety of music from noon through …more about Updates coming to 91.3 KBCS schedule


Mona Lake Jones to speak at Bellevue College commencement

Dr. Mona Lake Jones

Poet Laureate to speak on making a difference. Author, educator and community activist, Dr. Mona Lake Jones will address graduates as the keynote speaker for Bellevue College’s 49th annual commencement ceremony on Friday, June 17, in Seattle’s Key Arena. Jones, who has served as Poet Curator and Poet Laureate for the City of Seattle and …more about Mona Lake Jones to speak at Bellevue College commencement


Bellevue College’s Science Division invites community to open house

family enjoys hands-on science

June 4 event will feature science-related activities for all ages Bellevue College’s Science Division and SAMI (Science And Math Institute) will host an open house for the community on Saturday, June 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a variety of over 50 hands-on, fun, educational activities and demonstrations in science, technology, engineering, and …more about Bellevue College’s Science Division invites community to open house


Drag Bingo coming to Bellevue College

Adé A Cônnére

Adé A Cônnére to host fundraising event The Bellevue College Foundation is pleased to present “BC BINGO – Not Your Grandma’s BINGO,” with drag host Adé A Cônnére Wednesday, June 1 on the Bellevue College campus. Proceeds from the event will benefit the BC Foundation. WHAT:  “BC BINGO – Not Your Grandma’s BINGO,” with drag …more about Drag Bingo coming to Bellevue College


Help us cheer on Bellevue College Baseball – Saturday, May 14

Dylan Vchulek at bat

Note: Game changed to Saturday, May 14 from Sunday, May 15 as originally scheduled. Free event includes complimentary refreshments, hot dogs The Bellevue College Foundation is hosting a “BC Quarterly,” donor and community appreciation event, on Saturday, May 14 to help cheer on the Bellevue Bulldog baseball team as they face off against Skagit Valley …more about Help us cheer on Bellevue College Baseball – Saturday, May 14



Bellevue College Earth Week to celebrate local action

Students, faculty and staff enjoy the annual Earth Week Farmer’s Market on the Bellevue College campus 

April 19-22 event urges community to “Think global, act local!” Bellevue College will hold its 17th annual Earth Week celebration April 19 – 22, exploring the theme “Think global, act local,” with a series of lectures and special events to promote environmental and social awareness and the sustainable use of our planet’s resources. Festivities will …more about Bellevue College Earth Week to celebrate local action