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


Kent Short: Global Warming Update 2017

Every year, Meteorology Instructor (and Science Assistant Dean) Kent Short writes a short annual summary of what the data tells us about climate change.  Attached is his January 2017 update. Global Warming Update January 2017   For the third consecutive year, the annual mean global land and ocean surface air temperatures in 2016 set a …more about Kent Short: Global Warming Update 2017


Higher Education CLIMATE ACTION LETTER

Background A Clean Energy Future is Needed for the success of our students” This letter was collaboratively developed by a diverse group of Higher Education Institutions and Second Nature, and released on Dec. 19, 2016. Bellevue College also collaborated, with the letter being signed by interim president Jill Wakefield. The final letter was sent to the new …more about Higher Education CLIMATE ACTION LETTER



Winter Sustainable Foods Ideas

By Whisper St. Christopher Hello Bellevue College! Remember when it snowed for the first time this Winter? All pretty and white, and the air had that lovely cold crispness to it… Perhaps you went out for an evening stroll as the flurries fell down on your shoulders and caught on the fuzzy bits of your …more about Winter Sustainable Foods Ideas



King County Metro now offering free carpool permits at select park and rides

King County Metro now offering free carpool permits at select park and rides Starting February 1, King County Metro Transit will reserve parking spaces at area park-and-rides until 8:30 a.m. each morning for groups of two or more riders who regularly ride the bus, or use park-and-rides to meet a vanpool or other carpool. All …more about King County Metro now offering free carpool permits at select park and rides


WAHESC Sustainability Conference Applications NOW OPEN

Want to learn about sustainability and get involved?     CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION DOWNLOAD: WAHESC Application Bellevue College is taking 12 students to the Washington Higher Education Sustainability Conference! This is an all expenses paid opportunity to network with like-minded individuals, understand how you can make a difference, and bring your knowledge back to campus. …more about WAHESC Sustainability Conference Applications NOW OPEN