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Bellevue College DECA triumphs at NW regional competition 

49 BC students will advance to the national competition, represent school Forty nine out of 52 Bellevue College students are advancing from the Collegiate DECA Pacific Northwest Career Development Conference held Feb. 19 – 21 in Spokane, Washington and will participate in the national competition in Washington, DC April 16-19. Bellevue College fielded the largest …more about Bellevue College DECA triumphs at NW regional competition 


Fair celebrates family fun and wellness on the eastside

Caspar Babypants performs at the HKHF fair

Special musical guest, Caspar Babypants to perform at March 12 event WHAT:  The 6th Annual Healthy Kids, Healthy Families Fair, presented by Bellevue College’s Parent Education Program and Parents Advisory Committee, with support from the Apothecary Society.  Children’s musical act, Caspar Babypants will perform at 10:30 a.m. WHEN:  Saturday, March 12, from 10 a.m. to …more about Fair celebrates family fun and wellness on the eastside


BC to host Central Sound Regional Science and Engineering Fair

Student shows her project to fair judges in 2015

Fair encourages k-12 students to explore careers in STEM fields More than 200 students from King and Snohomish counties will compete Saturday, March 12 in the seventh annual Bellevue College Central Sound Regional Science and Engineering Fair (CSRSEF) in the Bellevue College gymnasium. Fair organizers are encouraging public participation in this free event between 1 …more about BC to host Central Sound Regional Science and Engineering Fair


BC students to Take on Hate in community discussion

Student-organized event to address growing tensions towards Middle Eastern students The Bellevue College (BC) Arabic Culture Student Association and the BC Muslim Student Association will host a community forum Monday, Feb. 29 on the BC campus to discuss contemporary issues related to race and some of the general misconceptions Arab and Muslim Americans face today. …more about BC students to Take on Hate in community discussion


Bellevue College wins approval for two new bachelor’s degrees

Four-year degrees in Health Promotion Management and Healthcare Management and Leadership will provide area residents with affordable education for high-demand careers Bellevue College recently received approval from the Northwest Commission of Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) to offer two new bachelor’s degree programs – in Health Promotion Management and Healthcare Management and Leadership– that will provide …more about Bellevue College wins approval for two new bachelor’s degrees


Duncan-Andrade to deliver keynote MLK address

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


Inslee names Ross Hunter to Bellevue College Board of Trustees

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

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



Bellevue College named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools list

Victory Media has designated Bellevue College as a 2016 Military Friendly® School. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service members and their families with transparent, data-driven ratings about post-military education and career opportunities. The designation is awarded to the top colleges, universities, community colleges and trade schools in …more about Bellevue College named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools list