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!


2015 Cyclist Survey

Date posted: April 8, 2015

For those who bike commute, we salute you! Help us make your biking experience better by participating in our short cyclist survey. Your responses improve the safety, ease, and joy of commuting to campus by bike. For your participation, we are offering a free patch kit! Come to the transportation desk after April 20th during …more about 2015 Cyclist Survey


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!  


December 2014 Sustainability Indicators

Date posted: March 25, 2015
See the most recent Sustainability Indicators.

The Sustainability indicators for December 2014 are as follows: * GGE = Gallons of Gas Equivalent


Summer Internship Opportunity: The Institute for Policy Studies

Date posted: March 24, 2015
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The Institute for Policy Studies seeks dedicated young folks hungry for systemic transformation to join our Next Leaders Summer Program. Let’s be clear– this isn’t your typical summer internship. The world crisis in governance, economic stability, and ethical guidance demands that we do our best to prepare to secure and sustain a more just, green, …more about Summer Internship Opportunity: The Institute for Policy Studies


I-405 HOV Lanes Become Express Toll Lanes

Date posted: March 24, 2015
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Later this year, express toll lanes will open on I-405 between Bellevue and Lynnwood. I-405 express toll lanes let drivers choose to travel faster by paying a toll to access the HOV lanes. Toll rates will adjust depending on traffic, and drivers will pay the rate they see upon entering the lanes. Tolls can be …more about I-405 HOV Lanes Become Express Toll Lanes


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


What is the future of transportation in our region?

Date posted: March 23, 2015
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Public Transportation Long Range Planning: What is the future of transportation in our region? King County Metro is undertaking long-range planning efforts. The goal of the planning initiative is to determine how Metro will meet the future needs of the region in response to changes in population, economy, technology, and education. Bellevue College can contribute …more about What is the future of transportation in our region?


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