Past Events and Opportunities



Join the Bike Everywhere Challenge!

The days are getting longer, the weather is warming up, and the smells of a PNW spring fill the air. May is Bike Everywhere Month and the Bike Everywhere Challenge has begun. Teams are still be formed and you are welcome to join the Bellevue College Bike Everywhere Challenge.  Contact Ron Austin: ron.austin@bellevuecollege.edu to receive …more about Join the Bike Everywhere Challenge!


Earth Week Bioswale Work Party Success!

Hello BC!   Two weeks ago Bellevue College’s Office of Sustainability successfully hosted our 18th annual Earth Week event!   Even the weather reflected the current social climate as Wednesday determinedly conformed to the popular stereotype of April Showers, while Friday challenged popular belief and gave us beautiful sunshine to end our week on a …more about Earth Week Bioswale Work Party Success!


May is Bike to Campus Month!

Get ready for the May Bike Everywhere Challenge!! This month Bellevue College invites you to join the Bike to Work/Campus Challenge and the City of Bellevue wants you to join the “Bike Month in Bellevue” events! Bellevue College Team Challenge! We are forming a Bellevue College team associated with Washington State Bikes. The goal is to …more about May is Bike to Campus Month!





Kent Short: Global Warming Update 2017

Every year, Meteorology Instructor (and Science Assistant Dean) Kent Short writes a short annual summary of what the data tells us about climate change.  Attached is his January 2017 update. Global Warming Update January 2017   For the third consecutive year, the annual mean global land and ocean surface air temperatures in 2016 set a …more about Kent Short: Global Warming Update 2017


Higher Education CLIMATE ACTION LETTER

Background A Clean Energy Future is Needed for the success of our students” This letter was collaboratively developed by a diverse group of Higher Education Institutions and Second Nature, and released on Dec. 19, 2016. Bellevue College also collaborated, with the letter being signed by interim president Jill Wakefield. The final letter was sent to the new …more about Higher Education CLIMATE ACTION LETTER