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Dr. Paul Jackson

BC to Host Juneteenth Virtual Seattle Black History Tour

The Black Employees of Bellevue College (BEOBC) and the Black Student Union along with the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are partnering with Bellevue College’s XR Lab and eLearning to present the Virtual Seattle Black History Tour on Thursday, June 15, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.  

Dr. Ahmad Ghashmari, English Language Institute associate professor

BC’s Ghashmari Receives Fulbright Scholar Award

Dr. Ahmad Ghashmari, English Language Institute associate professor, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award for the 2023-2024 academic year. Ghashmari will be hosted by Jordan University of Science and Technology.

AWS ‘Skills to Jobs Tech Alliance’ Involves 78 Universities

The AWS initiative will partner with several major companies, workforce development organizations (including Bellevue College) and international agencies to tailor technology and upskilling programs for the job market.

Department of State entrance

U.S. Department of State Awards Grants to Expand Study Abroad Opportunities

As part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s efforts to bolster international student mobility, including increasing the number of American students who study abroad, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), announced today that 34 U.S. colleges and universities- including Bellevue College - were awarded nearly $1.2 million in grants through the 2023 Increase and Diversify Education Abroad for U.S. Students (IDEAS) Program grant competition.

Judge Yu/Commencement

Washington State Supreme Court Justice Mary I. Yu to Speak at Commencement

Washington State Supreme Court Justice Mary I. Yu will address graduates as the keynote speaker for Bellevue College’s commencement ceremony, which will be held Friday, June 23, at T-Mobile Park.

Notes from the President

Dear Colleagues,

As the weather has finally transitioned to spring, I find myself enjoying the warmth of the sun and the vibrant colors of nature blooming all around. It's a refreshing change from our cold winter and fills me with a sense of joy and renewal.

An attendee of the job fair meets with an employer

Meet Top Employers at the Spring Career Fair

On May 10, more than 50 of the area’s top employers will be on hand to meet with Bellevue College students, alumni, and community members seeking internships, jobs, and career opportunities.

Marin Mackey stands in front of the volleyball net with her arms raised

Women’s Volleyball Team Support Each Other on and off the Court

After an almost two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the Bellevue College women’s volleyball team ended their first full season since 2019 with a third-place finish in the Northwest Athletic Conference.

Peer mentor helping another student.

Bellevue College Program Helps Neurodiverse Students Navigate School | King-TV

Bellevue College program helps neurodiverse students navigate school.

BC DECA Team in Orlando

Bellevue College Team Garners Top Spot in National DECA Competition | 425

Bellevue College’s DECA team was recognized as national champions for the ninth year in a row at the Collegiate DECA International Career Development Conference from April 15-18 in Orlando, Florida.