Past Events and Opportunities

Earth Week Photo Album!

Date posted: April 30, 2015
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Exciting new photos highlighting our Earth Week events and activities are now up! Check out our FaceBook and Flickr pages to see all of the exciting lecturers and events held for this years “Environmental Justice” theme.   Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BcSust  


Work for the Office of Sustainability: 2015-2016 Coordinator Applications!

Date posted: April 13, 2015
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Are you passionate for the environment? Do you want to make a lasting change? The Office of Sustainability offers three, year-long positions for students. Applications are due May 19, 2015 at 5pm in C 212. Bellevue College students are preparing for the workforce, and the Office of Sustainability program coordinator applications are an ideal way …more about Work for the Office of Sustainability: 2015-2016 Coordinator Applications!


Take the Earth Week 2015 Faculty Pledge!

Date posted: April 3, 2015
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Dear Bellevue College Faculty, During Earth Week this year, the Office of Sustainability is asking all faculty to pledge to teach Earth Week in some way, big or small.  The goal is to reach thousands of students during Earth Week; April 20-24.  This might be a 5 minute math problem that uses a climate example, a class discussion on …more about Take the Earth Week 2015 Faculty Pledge!


Earth Week 2015: Environmental Justice – April 20-24th

Date posted: April 1, 2015
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Earth Week 2015 is coming April 20-24! We have a great schedule of events!  


New Class Spring 2015! ACCT 297: Introduction to Sustainability Accounting

Date posted: March 23, 2015
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Accounting 297: Introduction to Sustainability Accounting Accounting Division Institute for Business & Information Technology Description: Allows in-depth study of subjects supplementing the accountancy curriculum. Topics are announced in the class schedule. Outcomes: After completing this class, students should be able to: Special topic course. Outcomes dependent upon selected topic each quarter. Register Now! http://www.bellevuecollege.edu/classes/Search?quarter=Spring2015&searchterm=acct+297&submit=Search


THIS SPRING- ENVS 105: The Science of Sustainable Living

Date posted: February 27, 2015
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Roshni Tewari’s incredibly insightful class introduces the science of sustainability as it relates to our everyday lives. Topics covered include sustainable practices pertaining to buildings, foods and agriculture, environmental health, carbon emissions, life-cycle analysis and waste, renewable energy, transportation, social justice, and personal economic choices. Students who take this course will learn how to make …more about THIS SPRING- ENVS 105: The Science of Sustainable Living


Changes to ORCA Bus Pass Guidelines

Date posted: February 27, 2015
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Changes are coming to Bellevue College’s Transportation Program! The major change to the program is the replacement of Commuter Check program for the ORCA Plus program. The Cashier’s Office will still sell Commuter Checks to students who qualify for ORCA LIFT and the RRFP. The changes to the Bellevue College Transportation Program emerged after a Fall …more about Changes to ORCA Bus Pass Guidelines


New Honda Hybrid on Campus

Date posted: February 27, 2015
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Last month Bellevue College purchased a brand new Honda Civic hybrid vehicle to provide more options for BC staff when running errands around campus. Bellevue College already has 4 hybrid Ford trucks, which are used by staff as utility vehicles in making trips around BC. The Honda hybrid boasts impressive gas mileage at 44 mpg …more about New Honda Hybrid on Campus


Save Money This Spring: Register to Carpool!

Date posted: February 27, 2015
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The Spring quarter is quickly approaching and it’s going to be busy at Bellevue College! Rid yourself of stressful mornings stuck in traffic and pad your pocket with extra cash by using BC RideMatch to link up with other students and staff to form carpools and vanpools! With over $1500 in cash incentives this quarter …more about Save Money This Spring: Register to Carpool!


Gardening Club build Washington Native Plant Beds

Date posted: January 29, 2015
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The Bellevue College Gardening Club recently began preparing a native plant bed in front of the greenhouse. The right plant bed will include dry, desert plants from the eastside of Washington State. At the top of the bed (closest to the greenhouse) they’ll have a thick rock layer to keep roots from drowning. The club’s …more about Gardening Club build Washington Native Plant Beds