Internship at Classical King FM

In the fourth year at OLSBC, students participate in a 250+ hour internship with a local business. All internships are specific to each student and their career pathway. Throughout winter and spring quarters, look for our Internship Stories on our website and social media pages. Intern: Daniel Place of Internship: Classical King FM 98.1 Internship ...more about Internship at Classical King FM


OLS Bellevue College Students Learn About Budgeting for an Apartment

Lessons OLS Bellevue College (OLSBC) students learn in the OLSBC Personal Finance course and budgeting for an apartment are closely interconnected. OLSBC students visited the Edgewood Park Apartments in Bellevue and learned that finding an apartment involves thoughtful planning, research and asking the right questions.  Here are a few tips our students gained that will help ...more about OLS Bellevue College Students Learn About Budgeting for an Apartment


OLS Bellevue College Students Enjoy Eclipse in True Pacific Northwest Style

The Pacific Northwest is a hard place to be an astronomy buff. Clouds get in the way of most heavenly events, and the recent solar eclipse was no exception. (The BC Observatory made its telescope available to students, to no avail.)   But OLS students in Critical Thinking through Science got the next best thing: A ...more about OLS Bellevue College Students Enjoy Eclipse in True Pacific Northwest Style


OLS Bellevue College Tours the Microsoft Visitor Center

During Winter Quarter 2024, the first year OLS Bellevue College students taking Computer Fundamentals visited the Microsoft Visitor Center for their Community Activity. Throughout the quarter, they expanded their study of Microsoft Office Suite to Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel. The trip to Microsoft was a great way to learn more about Microsoft programs and products. ...more about OLS Bellevue College Tours the Microsoft Visitor Center


Internship at Orion Industies

In the fourth year at OLSBC, students participate in a 250+ hour internship with a local business. All internships are specific to each student and their career pathway. Throughout winter and spring quarters, look for our Internship Stories on our website and social media pages. Intern: Zack Place of Internship: Orion Industries Internship Duties: Complete ...more about Internship at Orion Industies


First Year OLS Bellevue College Students Participate in Mock Interview at Microsoft

First year students taking Communication in the Workplace during winter Quarter 2024 participated in a mock interview activity. Mock interviews have been an essential part of the OLS Bellevue College curriculum since the program's inception, but this was the first time (of hopefully many) Mock Interviews were conducted on the Microsoft campus. The OLS staff ...more about First Year OLS Bellevue College Students Participate in Mock Interview at Microsoft




OLS Winter Service Project to Benefit Seattle Children’s Hospital

Service Learning is an integral part of the Occupational & Life Skills (OLS) Bellevue College curriculum. For the Winter Service Project, OLS students, faculty and staff came together to make blankets for Seattle Children's Hospital, an annual tradition the program had not done since 2020. OLS is proud to have delivered 22 blankets to Seattle ...more about OLS Winter Service Project to Benefit Seattle Children’s Hospital


Creating Presentations in Computer Fundamentals

Students taking the OLS Bellevue College Computer Fundamentals course this winter quarter have been busy learning about using Microsoft PowerPoint to create and edit an electronic presentation.  One activity that they completed was a PowerPoint presentation about a technology that is useful to our lives. For example, YouTube, Instagram, TikTok, Netflix, VR Headset, Hulu, Weather ...more about Creating Presentations in Computer Fundamentals