OLS News


OLS Bellevue College Welcomes New Workforce Development Manager

Please join us in welcoming Jessica D’Aquila as the new Workforce Development Manager for OLS Bellevue College. Prior to joining OLS, Jessica worked for two years as a special education teacher for Lake Washington School district for middle school and high school aged students with moderate to severe disabilities. She led a classroom that focused ...more about OLS Bellevue College Welcomes New Workforce Development Manager


Finding a Quiet Space for Yoga

Students enrolled in our Yoga for Life Balance course were assigned to find a quiet space within their residence that is not the same as where they conduct other normal daily activities. This required students needed to be discerning and creative about finding the space as it will need to meet the following parameters: Independent ...more about Finding a Quiet Space for Yoga


OLS Student Joins Volunteers on Campus for Memorial Day

Story by:  Anastasia, OLS Student OLS Student Anastasia joined Bellevue College students and staff as a volunteer to arrive on campus early morning on Friday, May 27 to help put up flags around campus for Memorial Day in honor of those who sacrificed their lives during military service. The Bellevue College Veterans Association provided breakfast ...more about OLS Student Joins Volunteers on Campus for Memorial Day



OLS Staff and Faculty Win BC Foundation Excellence Awards

Please join us in congratulating two members of the OLS staff and faculty for receiving the 2021-22 BC Foundation Staff and Faculty Excellence Awards, which recognize outstanding faculty and staff members who demonstrate a commitment to excellence through their contributions to the campus and to the community. Nominations are submitted by students, faculty, administrators, staff, ...more about OLS Staff and Faculty Win BC Foundation Excellence Awards




Rainbow Crosswalk Dedication Ceremony

By Daniel, OLS Student On May 17, some OLS Bellevue College students attended the BC LGBTQ+ crosswalk ceremony. May 17 is the international day against homophobia, transphobia and biphobia. This day is used to reaffirm the human rights and freedoms for LGBTQ people and is used to end hatred and violence against them. It states ...more about Rainbow Crosswalk Dedication Ceremony


Live Band in the Cafeteria

Written by: Panida The Bellevue College Brazilian Club invited Bellevue College students to join them at the cafeteria on Monday, April 11 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. for Brazilian music & farró dance. OLS students had a fun time dancing with fellow BC students while enjoying Brazilian snacks and soda. Forró is the most ...more about Live Band in the Cafeteria