Education

Are Zombies Sustainable?

Date posted: March 17, 2014
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Zombies are popping up everywhere lately but how can Zombies or detoxing teach us to be sustainable? These two courses may help in different ways…

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Faculty Resource Share – Win a Course Poster

Date posted: February 18, 2014
Facutly Resource Share Poster Contest

Calling all faculty! Sustainability Resource Canvas Site is looking for YOU to enter our contest and win a poster advertising your course professionally designed by BC’s graphics team! Help share your sustainability and Earth Week 2014′s all over campus.

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Teach Earth Week Pledge!

Date posted: February 10, 2014
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The Sustainability Curriculum Committee is asking all faculty to pledge to teach Earth Week in some way, big or small….

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Outreach and Events Internship – NW SEED

Date posted: January 17, 2014
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Northwest SEED is looking for a motivated, energetic person to organize and coordinate workshops and outreach events related to their solar programs.

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Campus as a Living Laboratory

Date posted: November 12, 2013
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On October 4th, 2013 Bellevue College Student Programs Financial Adviser Hristo Stoynov (pronounced Chris) flew to St. Port Huron, Michigan to attend “The Campus as Living Laboratory Event” at St. Clair Country Community College. The event was sponsored by Siemens, an electronics and engineering company based in Germany, and funded by a grant from the […]

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Community College Leadership – Building Green, Dreaming Big!

Date posted: September 26, 2013
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On September 10th, the Office of Sustainability visited Cascadia Community College’s Center for Global Learning and Arts. This building is a cutting-edge, LEED Platinum building, and it signals a high level of commitment to sustainability. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is awarded at four levels – Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum. BC’s Office of Sustainability […]

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Sustainability Course Outcomes in 19 Programs

Date posted: September 25, 2013

Over the course of Spring Quarter the Faculty Sustainability Representatives identified Bellevue College courses with sustainability learning outcomes with fruitful results.  In total, they identified 69 courses from 19 programs with sustainability focused or related learning outcomes that mapped to sustainability learning outcomes (PDF), as defined by the sustainability curriculum committee, a subcommittee of the EAC.   Identifying learning outcomes […]

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Teach Sustainability Fall Quarter!

Date posted: September 12, 2013
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Fall Quarter is coming up quick!  Now is the time to consider how you can integrate sustainability in your sections.  Here are a few resources and ideas: Sustainability Teaching and Learning Guide:   See what your colleagues in the integrating workshop have done, link to BC and other colleges materials and syllabi, find faculty in your […]

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Community Alliance for Global Justice: Member Development Intern

Date posted: August 27, 2013

Membership Development Intern Community Alliance for Global Justice  is grassroots, community-based and committed to anti-oppressive organizing as we build solidarity across diverse movements. CAGJ seeks to transform unjust trade and agricultural policies and practices imposed by corporations, governments and other institutions while creating and supporting alternatives that embody social justice, sustainability, diversity and grassroots democracy. […]

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Seattle Tilth: Drop-in Gardening Volunteer Opportunities

Date posted: August 27, 2013

Weekly Volunteer Seattle Tilth Seattle Tilth mission is to” inspire and educate people to safeguard our natural resources while building an equitable and sustainable local food system.” If you enjoy growing your own food, or are interested in learning how to grow your own food, Seattle Tilth is a great organization to volunteer with. They have […]

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