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
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
As Fall midterms finish up, many students are getting closer to their registration for classes this winter. Many friends and fellow classmates of mine are still trying to find out what they want to pursue, others thought they knew but found themselves digging deeper into majors and programs they aren’t passionate about. The tough economy …more about Consider Sustainability this Winter
Beginning September 27th, King County Metro will be implementing widespread bus route cuts that will affect many BC student’s commutes. The cuts come in the face of decreasing revenues over the past several years. 28 routes will be deleted, and 13 routes revised to fit the current budget. In order to maintain services, the Metro …more about How this quarter’s Metro route cuts will affect you
Meet Bellevue College student artist, Karli Colacurcio, and see nature through her art in the latest edition of the Belletrist.
Bellevue College Faculty have been integrating sustainability into the Bellevue College curriculum since before the first Bellevue College Earth Week. In 2009 the Sustainability Task Force launched by President Floaten opened up discussion on sustainability in the curriculum. In 2010 the College’s first sustainability position was hired and the task force reformed as the Sustainability Curriculum …more about Sustainability Education Continues to Grow
Many new options for spring are available in the Library Media Center, check them out today!
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…
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.
The Sustainability Curriculum Committee is asking all faculty to pledge to teach Earth Week in some way, big or small….