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Previously unheard recording of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to air on KBCS

Date posted: January 16, 2015
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91.3 KBCS will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day by airing parts of a previously unknown recording of Dr. King discovered last December by Pacifica Radio Network. Audio of the speech will be broadcast for the first time since its discovery on Democracy Now! heard on 91.3 KBCS at 6 a.m., 8 a.m. and 5 …more about Previously unheard recording of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to air on KBCS


Bellevue College hosts week-long Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration

Date posted: January 15, 2015
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John Carlos, Dave Zirin to deliver keynote address on Jan. 22 WHAT: Bellevue College’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration, titled “Dream and Act, Dr. Martin Luther King did.” Olympic medalist and civil rights champion John Carlos and sportswriter and commentator Dave Zirin will deliver the keynote speech. WHEN: Events take place the week of …more about Bellevue College hosts week-long Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration


Abji Named to Bellevue College Board of Trustees

Date posted: January 15, 2015
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Washington Governor Jay Inslee has named Shelmina Babai Abji, of Bellevue, to the Board of Trustees of Bellevue College. In this role, Abji will participate in the six-member board, whose duties include setting the college’s strategic direction, establishing policy for the college, and approving budgets. “Bellevue College is very fortunate to have community leaders like …more about Abji Named to Bellevue College Board of Trustees


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
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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