Press Release

Autistics Present at Bellevue College

Photo of the Bellevue College campus

On October 22, over 175 students, job seekers, family members, educators, and other professionals attended a unique conference, Autistics Present: A Symposium on Autistic Culture, Identity, and Transition at Bellevue College (BC). Every presenter was autistic, allowing them to bring their in-depth experiential and professional knowledge to a broad range of topics, including the creation of …more about Autistics Present at Bellevue College


Bellevue College and Year Up Win Community Impact Award

A photo of Bellevue College and Year Up receiving the Community Impact Award.

Last night a partnership between Bellevue College and Year Up Puget Sound won the Seattle Business Magazine’s Community Impact Award in the category of Job Creation and Workforce Development. The award honors Washington state businesses and organizations that are making a tangible, measurable impact on their communities. The Bellevue College and Year Up partnership was …more about Bellevue College and Year Up Win Community Impact Award


Get Out There with BC for Outdoor Nation’s Campus Challenge

Group shot of students outdoors.

Bellevue College was one of three colleges in Washington state chosen to compete in Outdoor Nation’s Campus Challenge, an initiative of the Outdoor Nation Foundation. The Campus Challenge offers a fun way for participants to get outside, get exercise, and engage with others who enjoy the outdoors. The event runs Sep. 4 – Oct. 15. …more about Get Out There with BC for Outdoor Nation’s Campus Challenge



Bellevue College Appoints Dr. Jill Wakefield New Interim President

Photo of Dr. Jill Wakefield

The Bellevue College Board of Trustees announced today the appointment of Dr. Jill Wakefield as the new interim president, who will serve the college until a permanent president is in place. The BC Board of Trustees also moved to begin the process of soliciting proposals from firms to lead the nationwide search for a new …more about Bellevue College Appoints Dr. Jill Wakefield New Interim President



Updates coming to 91.3 KBCS schedule

KBCS 91.3

New weekday line-up will balance news and music programming Listeners to 91.3 KBCS will notice a new vibe when they tune in on weekdays starting July 1.  The Bellevue community radio station is streamlining its schedule. Weekday listeners will enjoy news and talk radio throughout the morning and a variety of music from noon through …more about Updates coming to 91.3 KBCS schedule


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