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Bellevue College names dean of International Education and Global Initiatives

Date posted: November 6, 2014
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Position will provide leadership for all international initiatives on the eastside campus  Bellevue College has appointed Jean D’Arc Campbell as dean of International Education and Global Initiatives. In this role, he will provide leadership for all international initiatives at BC. “Jean will help us reinvigorate our efforts to meet the goals and vision for international …more about Bellevue College names dean of International Education and Global Initiatives


Renowned Arab poets to read at Bellevue College

Date posted: November 3, 2014

The Bellevue College Arabic Culture Student Association will host renowned Arab poets Lena Khalaf Tuffaha, Maged Zaher and Rajaa Gharbi for a reading Nov. 6 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Bellevue College Student Union Building. Arabic poetry dates as far back as the 6th century and in addition to the readings, organizers will …more about Renowned Arab poets to read at Bellevue College


Bellevue College Leadership Names Vice President of Institutional Advancement

Date posted: October 31, 2014
Gayle Barge

Gayle Barge brings depth and breadth of experience to essential college programs Bellevue College has appointed Dr. Gayle Colston Barge as the new vice president of Institutional Advancement. In this role, she will provide leadership and supervision for all fundraising, marketing and communications outreach, including the college’s 50th anniversary celebration in 2016. She is set …more about Bellevue College Leadership Names Vice President of Institutional Advancement


Bellevue College students to perform “Dead Man’s Cell Phone”

Date posted: October 14, 2014
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Six night run opens Nov. 13, 2014 An incessantly ringing cell phone in a quiet café. A stranger at the next table who has had enough. And a dead man—with a lot of loose ends. So begins “Dead Man’s Cell Phone,” a wildly imaginative comedy written by MacArthur “Genius” Grant recipient and Pulitzer Prize finalist, …more about Bellevue College students to perform “Dead Man’s Cell Phone”


Bellevue College Foundation board names new president

Date posted: September 9, 2014
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Dale King, Vice President of GLY Construction, has been named president of the Bellevue College Foundation Board of Directors for a one-year term to coincide with the 2014-2015 school year. A resident of Bellevue, King has been a member of the foundation board for nine years, and has held several Eastside leadership positions, including with …more about Bellevue College Foundation board names new president


BC Quarterly invites community to soccer matches

Date posted: September 9, 2014
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Complimentary refreshments, chili and prize packages  The Bellevue College Foundation is hosting “BC Quarterly,” a community appreciation event, on Saturday Sept. 13 to help cheer on the Bellevue Bulldog soccer teams as they face off against the Everett Trojans. WHAT:  The BC Foundation will be on hand to serve complimentary beer and chili as fans …more about BC Quarterly invites community to soccer matches


Bellevue College to partner with Startup Weekend Bellevue

Date posted: September 3, 2014

Weekend will further Bellevue College’s move to incorporate entrepreneurship curricula Bellevue College will host keynote speaker Sujal M. Patel, closing presentations and the awards ceremony for StartupBellevue’s inaugural weekend, Sunday, Oct. 26 in the college’s Carlson Theatre. Startup Weekend (SW) is a global, grassroots non-profit headquartered in Seattle that actively empowers participants to learn the …more about Bellevue College to partner with Startup Weekend Bellevue


91.3FM KBCS Director to serve on National Federation of Community Broadcasters board

Date posted: September 2, 2014
Sonya Green

The National Federation of Community Broadcasters (NFCB) has elected 91.3 FM KBCS News and Public Affairs director, Sonya Green to serve a three-year term beginning Oct. 1 on the organization’s board of directors. KBCS is licensed to Bellevue College. NFCB is a national membership organization of community-oriented, non-commercial radio stations, producers, and other organizations and …more about 91.3FM KBCS Director to serve on National Federation of Community Broadcasters board


Seventeenth annual Aki Matsuri festival to celebrate Japanese arts and culture

Date posted: August 28, 2014
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Demonstrations, exhibits, martial arts, cuisine, flea market and more at Bellevue College WHAT: Bellevue College (BC) will host the 17annual Aki Matsuri (Fall Festival), a two-day celebration of Japanese culture, Sept. 6 and 7 on the college’s main Eastside campus. WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 6 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.) and Sunday, Sept. 7 (10 a.m. …more about Seventeenth annual Aki Matsuri festival to celebrate Japanese arts and culture


Bellevue College to host Cycle the WAVE ride

Date posted: August 26, 2014

Annual event benefits Puget Sound domestic violence programs  Bellevue College will host Cycle the WAVE, a fully supported, non-competitive, all-women’s cycling event Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014 to raise funds for domestic violence programs across Washington State. Bellevue College and WAVE organizers anticipate 1,400 women of all ages and fitness levels to visit the eastside campus …more about Bellevue College to host Cycle the WAVE ride