Help Build the Student Garden

Date posted: March 18, 2014
Bellevue College Greenhouse and Garden image

Just a reminder about garden work parties happening this week!   Regular garden meetings are 12:30pm Thursdays – meet behind the greenhouse. This week; Wednesday at 12:30 Craig is bringing his corded power drill! We will be starting the work on laying beds and drilling holes to hammer rebar through! Thursday at 12:30 We will be […]

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Resources to Fit Your Commuting Style this Spring!

Date posted: March 18, 2014
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Ready for Spring? We’re sure ready to help you enjoy the ride to campus – be it rain or shine! Transportation assistance, ORCA to go, BC RideMatch and more…

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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…

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Faculty Video Discussion – Unnatural Causes; $100 Stipend

Date posted: March 14, 2014
Unnatural Causes poster for movie

Is Inequality Making Us Sick? This documentary shows at how class and race may have greater impacts on our health outcomes…

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$605K Solar and Energy Efficiency Grant

Date posted: March 13, 2014
R Solar in Maps

The Department of Commerce announced grant awards to five higher education institutions, 27 local governments and four state agencies on March 12, 2014.  These are the first awards under the 2013-2015 Energy Efficiency and Solar Grants program. Bellevue College was awarded $410,000 for a 83KW solar photo-voltaic array on the roof of the R building and a […]

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Environment and Social Responsibility for Student Government 2/21/14

Date posted: March 12, 2014
ASG Elections

The Associated Student Government of Bellevue College is now taking applications for the Secretary for Environment and Social Responsibility position. Applications are due March 21st and the position is determined by student vote. This position oversees the Student Environmental Sustainability Fund, Sustainable Foods Group, and much more! Apply today! (doc) More info on ASG Elections  

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February 2014 Newsletter

Date posted: February 27, 2014
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February 2014 Sustainability at Bellevue College newsletter…

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Earth Week: Bring Your Class! Conduct a Lecture!

Date posted: February 27, 2014
Planet Earth image from space

The 15th Annual Earth Week at Bellevue College is themed Create Eco-topia. It takes place April 21st through 25th. We have an exciting line-up of events and lectures, and we want YOU to be a part of it! Create Eco-topia is about understanding how “place” influences us – and how we influence place. Where we live […]

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November 2013 Sustainability Indicators

Date posted: February 26, 2014
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The Sustainability indicators for November 2013 are as follows…

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Low Income Metro Bus Fare Approved

Date posted: February 26, 2014
Metro bus at a bus stop

The King County Council approved a low income fare program on Feb. 24th, one of the few in the country. The eligibility threshold for the low-income fare would be 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level…

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