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2019 Homecoming October 7-11

2019 Homecoming Activity Schedule

Show your BC spirit and make some memories during the 2019 Homecoming Week!

Come back regularly for information updates!

Monday, Oct. 7

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All Day – Students, pick up your All Access Pass in Student Programs, C-212, on Monday. Visit any of BC’s service locations throughout the week, have your pass officially stamped and email a photo of your pass stamp pages on Friday to homecoming@bellevuecollege.edu to enter a drawing for a BC gift basket. More information coming soon.

All Day Bulldog Pantry Food Drive: Brutus’ Food Drive Challenge is a competition to see which department can collect the greatest number of food items. Participating departments must submit a photo and item count on Friday, Oct. 11 by noon via email to homecoming@bellevuecollege.edu. The department with the largest number of donated items wins the traveling trophy to keep until next year’s Homecoming Week. Last year, Student Programs won the prize. Departments with fewer staff are encouraged to join forces to make the biggest impact!

  • To participate in Brutus’ Food Drive Challenge or for more information email homecoming@bellevuecollege.edu. Food bins are located in the following areas (for deposit after your photo): Finance Office N 258, iBit Office A254, BC Foundation Office A101, Advising B232, Student Affairs B125, Arts & Humanities R230, L Building Lobby, L Building Science Department L200, Peer to Peer Office C106).

All Week – The AORE 4-week Campus Challenge runs through October 13 and includes about 100 campus universities and colleges across the nation. The goal is simply to log the greatest number of student and employee outdoor fitness activity minutes in a month, and the school with the most outdoor activity minutes wins. Participants get points for taking a quick selfie doing something like mountain biking, kayaking, golf, walking, etc. Extra points are available for outdoor activities with friends or a large group. Find out more at: www.oncampuschallenge.org/about.

  • Location: Outdoors
  • Sign up for a Wellness Center Outdoor Recreation Event
  • Download the AORE App, and Join the BC Community in getting outside

Register Today - Campus Challenge10 – 11 a.m. – Homecoming Soccer Tournament: Come out, have fun and meet new friends. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to participate in this friendly match.

  • Location: Soccer Field
  • Sign up for a team in the International Education office, B Building, Room 144 or call 425-564-3185.

11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Game on! Stop by and have some fun with an Outdoor Game!

  • Location: C Building Courtyard or Building C Café Lobby

11:30 a.m. – 1:20 p.m.Bags into Bedrolls: Get craftsy to help people experiencing homelessness while reducing wasted plastic.

  • Location: D Building, Room 106

12:30 – 1 p.m.KBCS Live In-Studio Concert featuring Jontavious Willis.

  • Location: KBCS 91.3 FM and live streaming in the cafeteria

1:30 – 3 p.m.RISE MakerSpace – 3D print mini-instruments

  • Location: B Building, Room 237

Tuesday, Oct. 8

All Day – Show your Bulldog pride! Wear your BC branded wear and the first 20 students spotted by the Prize Patrol during the day will receive a prize!

All Day – Students, pick up an All Access Pass at any of BC’s Resource Stops, learn more about the services available to students and receive an official stamp. Submit a photo of the Pass on Friday to be eligible to win a BC gift basket!

All Day – Bulldog Pantry Food Drive

  • Location: There are bins to deposit non-perishable food items in throughout the Main Campus and at North Campus.

10 – 11 a.m. – Homecoming Soccer Tournament: Come out, have fun and meet new friends. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to participate in this friendly match.

  • Location: Soccer Field
  • Sign up for a team in the International Education office, B Building, Room 144 or call 425-564-3185.

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.Fitness Center Open House

  • Location: G Building

12:30 – 1 p.m.KBCS Live In-Studio Concert featuring Tekla Waterfield.

  • Location: KBCS 91.3 FM and live streaming in the cafeteria

4 – 5 p.m.Art Gallery Dedication.

  • Location: D Building, Room 271

6:30 p.m. –  Gov. Gary Locke on Affirmative Action.

  • Location: Carlson Theatre

Wednesday, Oct. 9

All Day – BC’s All Access Pass activity continues through Friday. Students, pick up your Pass at any of BC’s Resource Stops, learn more about the services available to students and receive an official stamp. Submit a photo of the Pass stamps page on Friday to be eligible for a BC gift basket!

7:30 a.m. – Golf Carts for the BC on Wheels parade available for decoration in the K Building parking lot. Reserve your golf cart with Institutional Advancement today! For more information, contact Laura.Gettleman@bellevuecollege.edu or 425-564-2664.

 10 – 11 a.m. – Homecoming Soccer Tournament: Come out, have fun and meet new friends. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to participate in this friendly match.

  • Location: Soccer Field
  • Sign up for a team in the International Education office, B Building, Room 144 or call 425-564-3185.

10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Planetarium Show sponsored by the Astronomy Department and the Science and Math Institute.

  • Location: B Building, Room 244
  • Have you ever wanted to see BC’s planetarium? Come join us as we show a brief introductory video and highlight some of the brightest constellations in the sky. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. The first show starts at 10:30 a.m., with a repeat performance at 10:55 a.m.

11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – KBCS DJ during lunch

  • Location: Cafeteria

11:20 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – BC on Wheels Parade

  • Location: Starts at K Building and moves through campus

12:30 – 1 p.m.KBCS Live In-Studio featuring Massy Ferguson with BC Faculty Ethan Anderson.

  • Location: KBCS 91.3 FM and live streaming in the cafeteria

12:30 – 1:20 p.m. Hopelink Lunch n’ Learn: Have questions about transportation? Come join Hopelink’s Mobility Management team to learn all the ins and outs of transportation in our region. They will cover public transportation, money saving tips, unique solutions to getting around, and community based options. Participants get to enjoy free pizza after the presentation!

  • Location: C130

7 p.m. – Women’s Volleyball vs. Tacoma – Go Bulldogs!

  • Location: Gymnasium

Thursday, Oct. 10

All Day – BC’s All Access Pass activity continues through Friday. Students, pick up your Pass at any of BC’s Resource Stops, learn more about the services available to students and receive an official stamp. Submit a photo of the Pass stamps page on Friday to be eligible for a BC gift basket!

10 – 11 a.m. – Homecoming Soccer Tournament: Come out, have fun and meet new friends. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to participate in this friendly match.

  • Location: Soccer Field
  • Sign up for a team in the International Education office, B Building, Room 144 or call 425-564-3185.

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. PSE Lighting Fair: Learn ways to be more efficient and save money in your home! Purchase energy saving lighting, a smart thermostat, and a water saving kit at an incredibly discounted rate! For all the deals, check out the flyer.

  • Location: Building C Café Lobby

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Produce Stand: Stop by the BC Produce Stand to purchase local and organic vegetables at a great price. It’s cash only and remember to bring your reusable bag or buy an official BC produce bag for $1.

  • Location: C Courtyard (C Lobby if raining).

11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Brutus Eats! Food Trucks

  • Location: C Building Courtyard

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.Pedal Smoothies: Did you know biking is a great way to commute to campus AND a great way to blend smoothies?! Using 100% green energy, pedal your way to a delicious (and FREE) organic smoothie! Hurry while supplies last.

  • Location: C Building Courtyard

12:30 – 1 p.m.KBCS Live In-Studio featuring Lula Wiles.

  • Location: KBCS 91.3 FM and live streaming in the cafeteria

More Details to come:

  • Workforce Education Bean Bag Toss – 1-2 p.m.
  • BC Athletics Hall of Fame – 6 p.m.

Friday, Oct. 11

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All Day – BC’s All Access Pass program ends today. Students, with your Pass, stop by any of BC’s Resource Stops, learn more about the services available to students and receive an official stamp. Submit a photo of the Stamp page to homecoming@bellevuecollege.edu or drop off a copy at A101 by 5 p.m. today to be eligible to win a BC gift basket! Download a Pass for details.

7 a.m. – The President’s Cabinet will serve students a complimentary breakfast burrito provided by Student Programs. First come, first serve so plan to be there early.

  • Location: Building C Café Lobby

10 – 11 a.m. – Homecoming Soccer Tournament: Come out, have fun and meet new friends. Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to participate in this friendly match.

  • Location: Soccer Field
  • Sign up for a team in the International Education office, B Building, Room 144 or call 425-564-3185.

10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. National Coming Out Day: Stop by for snacks info and swag!

  • Location: Building C Café Lobby
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12:30 – 1 p.m.KBCS Live In-Studio featuring the Cerny Brothers.

  • Location: KBCS 91.3 FM and live streaming in the cafeteria

7 – 11 p.m.Pajama Jam Dance Party: Rock your favorite pajamas for this party and dance to your favorite music or play games. Admission is free and includes drinks and snacks. No pillows or blankets are necessary because we won’t be napping!

  • Location: Campus Housing