Past Events and Programs

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Every quarter, the Faculty Commons publishes a program with all our events and additional information in a *.PDF format.  Past events published on our website are listed below.

Winter 2020
Spring 2020
Summer 2020
Fall 2020

Winter 2021
Spring 2021
Summer 2021
Fall 2021

Winter 2022
Spring 2022


Past Events

A Conversation with Colleagues about Teaching and Assessing Critical Thinking – Spring

A Conversation with Colleagues about Teaching and Assessing Critical Thinking - Spring

If we care about critical thinking, then we ought to critically think about critical thinking! This facilitated discussion is an opportunity to do just that.  A panel of colleagues from across the campus are asking the question, “How do I assess critical thinking when it is an outcome of my course?” When we step back ...

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Accommodations Unwrapped – FULL

Accommodations Unwrapped - FULL

The workshop was outstanding: useful, to the point, super organized and coordinated between the two facilitators. Thank you for bringing about this opportunity to learn and collaborate. - Myriam Feldman When you get a Letter of Accommodation that is four pages long, do you take it on confidently, or do you wonder how you will handle it, ...

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Addressing (Micro)aggressions in our Classrooms -FULL

Addressing (Micro)aggressions in our Classrooms -FULL

On April 28, 2020, Dr. Luke Wood and Dr. Frank Harris of CORA Learning presented a webinar entitled "Responding to Racial Bias and Microaggressions in Online Environments."  In 2017, Dr. Yolanda Flores Niemann, University of North Texas, led students through a video-recorded series of discussions about (micro)aggressions they’ve experienced in school. We know that race, ...

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Adjunct Advocacy Fair – Spring 2022

Adjunct Advocacy Fair - Spring 2022

The Positive Policies for Adjuncts Committee invites you to attend an Adjunct Advocacy Fair, where we’ll be sharing much useful information for adjunct faculty. Please drop in virtually (via ZOOM link below) at any point for sessions by Positive Policies, Human Resources, BCAHE (Faculty Union), and Faculty Commons representatives.             ...

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Adjunct Faculty: Understanding the Faculty Contract

Adjunct Faculty: Understanding the Faculty Contract

Learn about your contractual rights and your responsibilities as an adjunct instructor at Bellevue College. We will cover course assignment, office hours, promotion, annual/multi-annual contracts, class caps, course evaluations, performance reviews, participation in college governance, professional development, leave, unemployment insurance, childcare benefits, and more.       Wednesday, May 18, 3-4 p.m. ZOOM: https://bellevuecollege.zoom.us/j/83560387491 Questions? ...

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Adjunct Faculty: What’s in the Contract for US? (New)

Adjunct Faculty: What's in the Contract for US? (New)

During Campus Equity Week, come learn about your rights and your responsibilities as an adjunct instructor at Bellevue College. We will cover course assignment, office hours, promotion, annual/multi-annual contracts, class caps, course evaluations, performance reviews, participation in college governance, professional development, leave, unemployment insurance, childcare benefits, and more.     Tuesday, October 26, 3-4 p.m. ...

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Administrator’s Office Hours – Winter 2022

Take advantage of a direct connection with BC Administrators! Join us for an open conversation with our president and vice presidents, who you may not otherwise easily connect with. They are interested in discussing what they are working on and hearing what's happening in your area of the college. Winter 2022 Schedule with meeting links.

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Administrators’ Office Hours

Administrators' Office Hours

Take advantage of a direct connection with BC Administrators! Join us for a conversation with campus-wide leaders during their office hours. They are interested in discussing what they are working on and hearing what's happening in your area of the college. Click on the link below for more information. BC College Administrators Office Hours 032521

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Administrators’ Office Hours

Administrators' Office Hours

Take advantage of a direct connection with BC Administrators! Join us for a conversation with campus-wide leaders during their office hours. They are interested in discussing what they are working on and hearing what's happening in your area of the college. BC Administration Initiatives include Achieving the Dream, Integrated Student Services, Faculty Professional Development, Lean ...

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All We Can Save: Truth, Courage, and Solutions for the Climate Crisis Book Discussion NEW!)

All We Can Save: Truth, Courage, and Solutions for the Climate Crisis Book Discussion NEW!)

To change everything, we need everyone. Yet, when it comes to creating the societal change needed for climate justice, women and girls are too often missing from the proverbial “table.” More than a problem of bias, this is a dynamic that sets us up for failure. Curated by two climate leaders, this book is a ...

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Last Updated March 10, 2022