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URGENT: Student Government Environmental and Social Rep Position OPEN

The ASG Environmental and Social Responsibility Representative position has recently opened up mid-year! This is a rare opportunity to get some paid sustainability experience for a short period of time (until June 30th, 2017), and get to work on important tasks like Earth Week in April and chair the Student Environmental Sustainability Fund! The ASG Environmental and …more about URGENT: Student Government Environmental and Social Rep Position OPEN


Students Take Trip to PSE “Wild Horse Wind and Solar Facility” in Central Washington

On October 8th as part of The Office of Sustainability’s ongoing Fall Sustainability series, students and staff- led by Amber Nicholson visited Puget Sound Energy’s Wild Horse Wind and Solar Facility and Renewable Energy Center. Set high on a ridge 16 miles east of Ellensburg in Central Washington, the facility’s amenities include a 360 degree …more about Students Take Trip to PSE “Wild Horse Wind and Solar Facility” in Central Washington


November is RIDE IN THE RAIN month!

Start pedaling. November is Ride in the Rain Month. Fat burnin’, gears turnin’, brain’s leanin’ cuz climate change be concernin’.


Want to Win $$?? Post a Ride in Zimride!!

September 6 – October 14  automatically enter to win one of four $25 MasterCard Gift Cards by posting a new ride in BC’s private Zimride network!!! What is Zimride? Zimride by BC is an online ride-matching service specifically for BC that easily connects drivers and passengers heading to the same area, making it a great solution for those who …more about Want to Win $$?? Post a Ride in Zimride!!


WAHESC February 2017- Call for Proposals

WAHESC stands for the Washington Higher Education Sustainability Conference, which is being held February 16 and 17th, 2017 at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. Bellevue College is a contributing co-host this year, and that means we need to be a bigger part of the conference to demonstrate our commitment to sustainability in Washington State and in …more about WAHESC February 2017- Call for Proposals


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY- Mass Transit Now

  Organization: Mass Transit Now Position Title: Grassroots Organizing Fellow Duration: September 2016-November 2016 Schedule: 3-6 hours/week including events during evenings and weekends Location: East King County, Offices in Bellevue Reports To: Calli McDermott, Eastside Regional Director Compensation: Volunteer About the Organization: Mass Transit Now is an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create 116 miles of Sound …more about VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY- Mass Transit Now


What REALLY happens to my recycling?

There certainly are a lot of skeptics when it comes to waste. Some think it’s just easier to toss everything into the garbage, which then goes directly to landfill, instead of sorting out each individual piece. It can understandably be a pain sometimes, but it’s definitely worth it. That soda can you just put into …more about What REALLY happens to my recycling?


Unmute the Commute Event!

Join 91.3 KBCS on June 28th at Crossroads Bellevue Farmer’s Market from 1 pm to 3 pm for a fun-filled celebration of public transit and the commuter experience! Hang out on a bus, listen to some music, and hear other’s commuting stories! Featuring live music from The Seattle Women’s Steel Pan Project! ** LIVE MUSIC! ** PRIZES …more about Unmute the Commute Event!