Press Release

Technical writing courses and certificate program offer a leg-up

Date posted: April 16, 2014

Working professionals and those looking to develop an enhanced skillset in today’s ever-changing job marketplace have a new tool at the ready: an updated and improved offering of technical writing courses and a technical writing certificate available through Bellevue College Continuing Education. At the start of summer quarter, July 1, 2014, interested community members will […]

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Bellevue College students named 2014 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Scholars

Date posted: April 10, 2014

The Coca Cola Scholars Foundation has named two Bellevue College students as 2014 Coca Cola Community College Academic Scholars.  Jessica Zistatsis, of Issaquah and Michael Stewart, of Seattle, formerly of Sammamish, will be recognized at the Phi Theta Kappa International Convention on April 24-26 in Orlando, FL. The Coca-Cola Community College Academic Scholars recognizes high […]

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Video game tournament to benefit Bellevue College autism program

Date posted: April 9, 2014

Community can learn about condition that affects hundreds of thousands in U.S. Bellevue College will hold the third-annual Autism Acceptance Video Game Tournament, April 26, to raise acceptance for autistic individuals and funds for its innovative Autism Spectrum Navigators program, which helps autistic students access college life, including academics, student services and more. Admission is […]

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John Howie, Cyrus Habib to speak at Bellevue College Foundation Luncheon

Date posted: April 9, 2014

April event will raise funds for student scholarships and programs  Chef and restaurateur John Howie and State Representative Cyrus Habib will be the featured speakers at the Bellevue College Foundation’s 15th Annual “Become Exceptional” Luncheon April, 30 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Howie is known for bringing unique, specialty foods to the Pacific Northwest […]

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Bellevue College Earth Week to feature SEIU VP David Rolf

Date posted: April 7, 2014

April 21-26 event will focus on how to “Create an Eco-topia” Bellevue College will hold its 15th annual Earth Week celebration April 21 – 26, exploring the theme “Create an Eco-topia,” with a series of lectures and special events to promote environmental awareness and the sustainable use of our planet’s resources. “The theme celebrates our […]

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Bellevue College awarded $605k in Department of Commerce funding

Date posted: March 31, 2014

Energy Efficiency and Solar Grants program funds help campus sustainability efforts Bellevue College recently received a $410,000 grant from the Washington State Department of Commerce Energy Efficiency and Solar Grants program to construct an 83KW solar photo-voltaic array on the roof of the R building on the main Bellevue campus.  The DOC also awarded the […]

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Bellevue College Names Dean of Health Sciences, Education & Wellness Institute

Date posted: March 31, 2014
Leslie Heizer-Newquist

Newquist brings breadth and depth of experience to rapidly expanding department  Bellevue College has named Leslie Heizer Newquist as Dean of the Health Sciences, Education, and Wellness Institute (HSEWI). Newquist had been serving as Interim Dean of HSEWI since fall 2013; between fall 2011 and 2013, she worked tirelessly to develop and establish several of […]

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Bellevue College guest speaker to address keys to child happiness and success

Date posted: March 31, 2014

Bellevue College Parent Education and Parents Advisory Committee will host Dr. Laura Kastner, Ph.D. Thursday, April 24 for a lecture on best practices parents of children under the age of seven can employ to raise happy, successful kids in the modern world. WHAT: “Parenting Essentials: Promoting your child’s happiness and success” WHERE: Carlson Theatre (Building […]

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State Representative to speak on Bellevue College campus

Date posted: March 13, 2014

Bellevue, WASH — Washington State Representative, Luis Moscoso will speak to students on the Bellevue College campus on Tuesday, March 18 at 1:30 p.m. on the effects of current legislation on students and stereotypes. The free event will be geared towards students but is open to the public. ASG campus life and events representative, Melody […]

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Bellevue College Parent Education to host lecture on toilet training

Date posted: March 13, 2014

Bellevue, WASH — Bellevue College Parent Education will host community educator Jan Faull on March 31 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church for a lecture on the ins and outs of toilet training. Faull, a former Bellevue College Parent Education instructor and local community educator, is the author of several parenting […]

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