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BC Support Programs Highlighted in Seattle Times Article

Joey Wilson

Here’s a surprising statistic: In 2016, only about 22 percent of students who received special education services when they graduated from Washington’s high schools enrolled in college one year later. Yet most special-needs students have an average or above-average IQ.


How a BC Filmmaking Alum Became the Sound Mixer for ‘La La Land’

Performers in 'La La Land'

2016’s La La Land brought sound mixer Steve Morrow many accolades, pretty much ever since director Damien Chazelle’s throwback rom-com musical exploded onto the awards circuit two years ago. Morrow’s honors for the film have included the CAS award (Cinema Audio Society), a BAFTA nod and an Academy Award nomination for Best Achievement in Sound …more about How a BC Filmmaking Alum Became the Sound Mixer for ‘La La Land’


BC’s Perez garnering recognition for book of poetry

BC faculty member Fernando Perez

“A Song of Dismantling” by BC’s Fernando Perez is among four recent books of poetry with New Mexico ties, where the personal and political mingle freely, and identity is inseparable from experience (Santa Fe New Mexican).






Inslee names Leigh to Bellevue College board

Richard Leigh

Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed Richard Leigh to Bellevue College’s board of trustees. The six-member board’s duties include setting the college’s strategic direction, establishing policy for the college and approving budgets.


McKinstry names Bellevue College “Champion of Sustainability”

Bellevue College S Building

McKinstry, a design-build-operate-maintain firm focused on efficiency in the built environment, recently named Bellevue College a “Champion of Sustainability” for their contributions to sustainability in the built environment.