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

Consider Sustainability this Winter

Date posted: November 3, 2014
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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

How this quarter’s Metro route cuts will affect you

Date posted: August 28, 2014

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

Art, Naturally.

Date posted: May 27, 2014
Trichotillomania by Karli Colacurcio

Meet Bellevue College student artist, Karli Colacurcio, and see nature through her art in the latest edition of the Belletrist.

Sustainability Education Continues to Grow

Date posted: May 5, 2014
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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

New Sustainability Library Books

Date posted: April 29, 2014
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Many new options for spring are available in the Library Media Center, check them out today!

Are Zombies Sustainable?

Date posted: March 17, 2014
How to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse class poster

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…

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.

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….

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.