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Mona Lake Jones to speak at Bellevue College commencement

Dr. Mona Lake Jones

Poet Laureate to speak on making a difference. Author, educator and community activist, Dr. Mona Lake Jones will address graduates as the keynote speaker for Bellevue College’s 49th annual commencement ceremony on Friday, June 17, in Seattle’s Key Arena. Jones, who has served as Poet Curator and Poet Laureate for the City of Seattle and …more about Mona Lake Jones to speak at Bellevue College commencement


Bellevue College’s Science Division invites community to open house

family enjoys hands-on science

June 4 event will feature science-related activities for all ages Bellevue College’s Science Division and SAMI (Science And Math Institute) will host an open house for the community on Saturday, June 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., with a variety of over 50 hands-on, fun, educational activities and demonstrations in science, technology, engineering, and …more about Bellevue College’s Science Division invites community to open house


Drag Bingo coming to Bellevue College

Adé A Cônnére

Adé A Cônnére to host fundraising event The Bellevue College Foundation is pleased to present “BC BINGO – Not Your Grandma’s BINGO,” with drag host Adé A Cônnére Wednesday, June 1 on the Bellevue College campus. Proceeds from the event will benefit the BC Foundation. WHAT:  “BC BINGO – Not Your Grandma’s BINGO,” with drag …more about Drag Bingo coming to Bellevue College


Help us cheer on Bellevue College Baseball – Saturday, May 14

Dylan Vchulek at bat

Note: Game changed to Saturday, May 14 from Sunday, May 15 as originally scheduled. Free event includes complimentary refreshments, hot dogs The Bellevue College Foundation is hosting a “BC Quarterly,” donor and community appreciation event, on Saturday, May 14 to help cheer on the Bellevue Bulldog baseball team as they face off against Skagit Valley …more about Help us cheer on Bellevue College Baseball – Saturday, May 14



Bellevue College Earth Week to celebrate local action

Students, faculty and staff enjoy the annual Earth Week Farmer’s Market on the Bellevue College campus 

April 19-22 event urges community to “Think global, act local!” Bellevue College will hold its 17th annual Earth Week celebration April 19 – 22, exploring the theme “Think global, act local,” with a series of lectures and special events to promote environmental and social awareness and the sustainable use of our planet’s resources. Festivities will …more about Bellevue College Earth Week to celebrate local action


Mack Strong to emcee Bellevue College Foundation Luncheon

Bellevue College Foundation Become Exceptional Luncheon 2015: Seattle Seahawk Mack Strong.

April 27 event will raise funds for student scholarships and programs Sports analyst and former Seattle Seahawk Mack Strong is set to emcee the Bellevue College Foundation’s 17th Annual “Become Exceptional” Luncheon April 27 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. This is the second year Strong will emcee the Foundation’s marquee fundraising event. Strong, a …more about Mack Strong to emcee Bellevue College Foundation Luncheon


Bellevue College names new director of marketing

Alonda Williams

Alonda Williams brings depth and breadth of experience to essential college program Bellevue College (BC) has named Alonda Williams as the new director of marketing, community relations and enrollment management marketing. In this role, she will provide leadership and supervision for all marketing and communications outreach, enrollment and retention marketing and the college’s ongoing 50th …more about Bellevue College names new director of marketing


Video Game Tourney to spread message of Autism Acceptance

Community can learn about condition that affects hundreds of thousands in U.S. Bellevue College will hold the fifth-annual Autism Acceptance Video Game Tournament during National Autism Awareness Month on Saturday, April 9 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. to increase understanding about autism and raise community awareness of its innovative Autism Spectrum Navigators program. Admission …more about Video Game Tourney to spread message of Autism Acceptance