Past Events and Opportunities

Help Build the Student Garden

Date posted: March 18, 2014
Bellevue College Greenhouse and Garden image

Just a reminder about garden work parties happening this week!   Regular garden meetings are 12:30pm Thursdays – meet behind the greenhouse. This week; Wednesday at 12:30 Craig is bringing his corded power drill! We will be starting the work on laying beds and drilling holes to hammer rebar through! Thursday at 12:30 We will be …more about Help Build the Student Garden

Environment and Social Responsibility for Student Government 2/21/14

Date posted: March 12, 2014
ASG Elections

The Associated Student Government of Bellevue College is now taking applications for the Secretary for Environment and Social Responsibility position. Applications are due March 21st and the position is determined by student vote. This position oversees the Student Environmental Sustainability Fund, Sustainable Foods Group, and much more! Apply today! (doc) More info on ASG Elections  

Earth Week: Bring Your Class! Conduct a Lecture!

Date posted: February 27, 2014
Planet Earth image from space

The 15th Annual Earth Week at Bellevue College is themed Create Eco-topia. It takes place April 21st through 25th. We have an exciting line-up of events and lectures, and we want YOU to be a part of it! Create Eco-topia is about understanding how “place” influences us – and how we influence place. Where we live …more about Earth Week: Bring Your Class! Conduct a Lecture!

PSE Big Check to Trustees

Date posted: February 19, 2014
PSE holding big check to Bellevue College for lighting retrofits

Puget Sound Energy presented Bellevue College’s board of trustees with an oversized check for participating in PSE’s “Enhanced Lighting” program and a campus-wide lighting retrofit to smarter and more efficient technology.

WA Higher Ed Sustainability Conference: Catalyst For Collaboration

Date posted: February 11, 2014
WAHESC Sustainability Conference at WWU

Last week The Office of Sustainability and students sponsored through the SESF fund attended the WAHESC conference at Western Washington University which highlighted “ways to advance campus sustainability through the sharing of best practices and the development of regional collaborative networks” from a variety of PNW institutions…

AASHE in Portland – Call for Proposals

Date posted: February 11, 2014
AASHE 2014 Portland Conference screen shot

AASHE 2014 is taking place October 26-29 in Portland, Ore. and will draw together a diverse group of campus representatives including faculty, sustainability officers, presidents and students in one of the most innovative sustainable cities in North America…

Strong Effort to Prevent Metro Re-Route

Date posted: January 30, 2014
Metro bus at a bus stop

To try and avoid the service reductions, specifically the reroute of the 245 and 271, there have been several steps taken and it is looking positive for BC due to the magnitude of response…

January 2014 Newsletter

Date posted: January 29, 2014
January 2014 newsletter screen shot

January 2014 Sustainability at Bellevue College newsletter…

Earth Week 2014 – Create Ecotopia!

Date posted: January 28, 2014
Earth Week Banner grass on bottom of blue sky background

Help us plan to make this year great! This is the 15th annual Earth Week at Bellevue College and the theme for this milestone is “Creating Ecotopia”…

October 2013 Sustainability Numbers

Date posted: January 28, 2014
Photo of green plant coming out of the ground with money blossoming and a blue sky behind it

The Sustainability numbers for both Bellevue College campuses for October 2013 are…