Mentoring & Advocacy

Teaching Talks for Adjunct Faculty

Teaching Conversations

Curious to know what other instructors are doing in their on-ground or online classes? Would you like to get some fresh ideas and experiment with them in your class? Join us for this Teaching Talks this winter to discover new ideas with colleagues. There will be two great presentations, designed particularly for adjunct faculty to ...more about Teaching Talks for Adjunct Faculty

Benefits 200


Join Gretchen Bird and Sue Nightingale in this informational session about benefits! You may already know about your healthcare benefit options, but do you know about DCAP? FSA? LTD? Tuition waivers? Bookstore discounts? Deferred Compensation? The Summer Childcare Subsidy? Curious about the different types of leave, “averaging” and/or the upcoming paid family medical leave? There ...more about Benefits 200

Grants 101

Grants - money

As Bellevue College negotiates difficult budget times, finding funding for new initiatives can be tough. However, BC was awarded over $4 million last year in grant funding for programs and services across the college like the Worker Retraining program, the Center for Career Connections, and High School Programs. But where did that funding come from, and how can programs pursue ...more about Grants 101

How to Read Your Paycheck


Curious what all those deductions are for? Wondering who OASI is and why they take a chunk of your paycheck? There have been many questions about how to read paychecks.  Particularly, for faculty, it gets really confusing as they may be compensated for attending PD or working on projects and other special assignments. Sue Nightingale ...more about How to Read Your Paycheck