Past Events and Opportunities

October 2015 Monthly Indicators

Date posted: February 1, 2016
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The monthly indicators are as follows:


New ZIMRIDE Campus Carpool Program!

Date posted: February 1, 2016
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This quarter, BC’s Office of Sustainability Transportation department launched a very intuitive new ride-match software to help alleviate the pain of commuting. ZIMRIDE ridesharing program by Enterprise is BC’s exclusive host for carpool and transportation management. The new program replaces the previous rideshare program BC Ridematch which provided similar services, but lacked infrastructure and participation that …more about New ZIMRIDE Campus Carpool Program!


I-405 express tolling performance

Date posted: December 31, 2015
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Posted on December 7, 2015 on Regional View The Transportation Policy Board is poised to hear an update on how the I-405 express toll lanes are performing. The Washington State Department of Transportation reports that in the first eight weeks, south bound toll lane travelers saved about 14 minutes for an average cost of $2.35 and …more about I-405 express tolling performance


BC’s Grounds Crew’s Secret Sustainability Initiative

Date posted: November 30, 2015
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The Office of Sustainability were thrilled to find out about some sustainability ideas being brought to fruition right here on our BC campus. Many students pass by our grounds crew every day; the team with the bright fluorescent vests driving throughout our campus each day. These often-unnoticed faculty in our BC community are humble heroes, …more about BC’s Grounds Crew’s Secret Sustainability Initiative


Bellevue College Students Help Boys and Girls Club

Date posted: November 30, 2015
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November was a big month for SSA. Henry Lavallee, ASG’s Environmental and Sustainability representative helped coordinate a “Teen Feed” night, as well as a campus-wide food drive to restore the diminishing supply in the campus food pantry.   SSA’s team of Bellevue College volunteers helped feed underprivileged teens at Bellevue’s Boys and Girls Club. Many young …more about Bellevue College Students Help Boys and Girls Club


Winter Food Drive! Help Our Local Community

Date posted: November 30, 2015
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Campus Food Drive for Student Food Cabinet Throughout the month of November Bellevue College clubs and programs are working together to help those in need within our community as we enter the winter season. The Sustainability in Science Association (SSA) coordinated a two-week collection drive specifically to help replenish our campus food pantry. Volunteers spread barrels throughout …more about Winter Food Drive! Help Our Local Community


July 2015 Sustainability Indicators

Date posted: October 30, 2015
See the most recent Sustainability Indicators.

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Bike Events Continue! Ride in the Rain & Brake Maintenance Workshop

Date posted: October 30, 2015
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Throughout the month of October, Bellevue College has hosted a number of exciting and educational events relating to bike commuting! As part of our campus wide push toward alternative transportation. Single occupancy vehicles are Bellevue College’s biggest contributor to carbon emissions, a problem which can be alleviated by more students transitioning away from their vehicles …more about Bike Events Continue! Ride in the Rain & Brake Maintenance Workshop


Walking and Biking Maps: Unsafe Area Database

Date posted: September 30, 2015
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Walkers, bikers: ID imperfections with online mapping tool  BELLEVUE, Wash. – The city’s Transportation Department is asking the public to identify unsafe conditions or behaviors in Bellevue’s walking and bicycling network. Information gathered through a “wiki” mapping survey will be used to address locations where problems occur. Participate in the survey.   The online survey, …more about Walking and Biking Maps: Unsafe Area Database


June 2015 Sustainability Indicators

Date posted: September 29, 2015
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