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Bellevue College Art Professor Dale Lindman Has a New Exhibit | 425 Magazine

Bellevue College professor Dale Lindman's latest art exhibit, "Between Time and Place," is on display at the Bellevue Arts Museum now through Aug. 25.

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5 years after crash, Seattle skateboarder’s message is the same: ‘Make sure you put a helmet on’ | King 5

After a skateboarding accident in 2019, doctors told Rebecca Schellings that her 19-year-old son would not likely make it. They told her to think about donating her 19-year-old son Aidan’s organs. Five years later, Aidan Schellings, who now goes by the name Ryker, continues to prove those doctors wrong.

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Bellevue College DECA Team Secures 10th National Win | 425 Magazine

The Bellevue College DECA team competed in the collegiate DECA national championships — held in Austin, Texas, from April 20-24 — and won its 10th national championship.

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This Week in A&E: Missy Elliott, Frog and Toad, and Mother’s Day Ceramics | 425 Magazine

From May 9-12, Bellevue College is hosting "A Year with Frog and Toad," an hour-long theater performance celebrating the friendship of its title characters geared for the whole family.

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Viewpoint: Climate Justice Across the Curriculum | Community College Daily

As stated by the United Nations’ Climate Justice Global Alliance, climate justice is the moral and ethical principle that seeks to address the disproportionate impact of climate change on vulnerable communities and future generations.

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Bellevue College to Host Annual Networking and Job Fair | 425 Business

Bellevue College is hosting its annual Networking and Job Fair from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. on May 8 at the 301 AB event room in the U Building on Bellevue College’s Campus.

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CWU Alumna Named Provost at Bellevue College | CWU News

Central Washington University graduate Dr. Jessica Clark was recently selected as the new provost and vice president of academic affairs at Bellevue College.

Bellevue College at the 2024 collegiate DECA state competition.

Bellevue College DECA Team Wins State Competition | 425 Magazine

With 19 individual wins to its name, Bellevue College placed first at the collegiate DECA state competition last month and now has its sights set on nationals.


College Receives Conservation Grant | National Wildlife Federation

Bellevue College was among seven colleges and universities awarded grants ranging from $7,500 to $10,000 as part of the EcoLeaders® program funded by Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom’s College and University Grant Program. The grants will be used to conduct research, restore habitat and advance conservation education for threatened and endangered species within their communities.

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Bellevue College Alum Candidate for Miss Universe Philippines 2024 | Conan Daily

Kiara Landon, 23, of Olympia, Washington, is competing for the right to represent the Philippines at Miss Universe 2024 in Mexico. She is a registered nurse who earned her associate degree in nursing from Bellevue College.