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.

 


Past Events

Accommodations Unwrapped

Accommodations Unwrapped

Sara Gardner, Program Director of Autism Spectrum Navigators, a student success program of the Center for Career Connections, brings a rich history of creating and implementing accommodations in a variety of settings, including as faculty in college autism cohort classes, where every student has multiple accommodations. Sara is a disability expert who is dedicated to ...

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Adjunct Rights and Responsibilities

Adjunct Rights and Responsibilities

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, child care benefits, and more.        Friday, April 12, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. or ...

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Am I A Reading Instructor?

Am I A Reading Instructor?

(The answer is, Yes!)  Reading Apprenticeship Basics Have you had students who struggled with the content of your course and you wondered if their reading comprehension skills played a role? Have you ever thought about how you, an expert in your discipline, make sense of the literature in your field? Reading Apprenticeship (RA) bridges the ...

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Assessment for Project-Based Learning

Assessment for Project-Based Learning

How do you grade and assess team projects? Do you give the same grade to the whole group? Do you assign roles and sections to allow individual grading? Do you have students evaluate one another’s contributions? And how do you know if students have really become better team players over the course of the quarter? ...

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Back Fit

Back Fit

We got your back! A healthy, pain-free back contributes to overall well-being. Learn how to strengthen, stretch, and increase mobility of back supporting muscles. Learn tips and techniques for core activation and proper workplace sitting. We will also learn to use essential tools like bands and foam rollers. Wednesday, January 16, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. ...

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BC Faculty & Staff Choir

BC Faculty  & Staff Choir

We invite you to join the BC Faculty Choir!  Aimee Hong, our own Bellevue College Class Voice and Concert Choir Instructor, will be leading us in music in preparation of a concert performance at the end of the quarter. Please feel free to drop by when you have time even if you would prefer not ...

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Breaking Bread with Colleagues 

Breaking Bread with Colleagues 

Do you eat behind your computer? Do you wonder what your colleague across campus has been up to? Would you like to meet with people in a relaxing way? Let’s connect in the Faculty Commons over lunch. This lunchtime is for us to build community while fueling up for our busy day. The Faculty Commons has a kitchen ...

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Brown Bag: Using Technology to Improve Student Learning

Brown Bag:  Using Technology to Improve Student Learning

We just started the quarter and we may have students that are anxious and nervous. Do you know we can reduce class anxiety by connecting with your students using Canvas?         Wednesday, April 4, 11 a.m. -12 p.m. D104E Registration is optional. For more information, contact Archana Alwar, (aalwar@bellevuecollege.edu), Adjunct Mentoring Lead.

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Climate Justice Faculty Learning Community

Climate Justice Faculty Learning Community

The Climate Justice Faculty Learning Community is an asynchronous workshop focused on climate issues. The learning community, which is modeled on a teaching square, is designed to help participants hone their knowledge of climate justice issues and, with significant support, to teach one lesson in an existing course that addresses the looming threats of climate ...

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Deeper Impact: Working with Community & Industry Partners on Projects

Deeper Impact: Working with Community & Industry Partners on Projects

Project-based learning builds student engagement by asking students to grapple with real-world issues and create products that are similar to the types of work they might do after graduation. But how might you take the next step and engage community and industry partners in your courses? How do you have students move from creating sample deliverables ...

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Last Updated May 23, 2019