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



OLS Bellevue College Students Navigate the World of Disability Disclosure

The OLS Bellevue College first-year cohort delved into the world of disability disclosure this quarter in their Learning Strategies course. Students worked collaboratively in groups to understand, address and find solutions to the obstacles encountered in disclosing disabilities. Each group worked together to craft a script that represented a real-life scenario where individuals with disabilities ...more about OLS Bellevue College Students Navigate the World of Disability Disclosure



OLS Students Receive Honorary Mention for BC Builds Contest

The Bellevue College Foundation and the Office of Sustainability recently organized the BC Builds contest, which aimed to encourage innovative projects crafted from the old campus banners. This project fostered creativity and promoted sustainability, with the goal of showing it's possible to reduce how much goes to the landfill through reuse and repurposing items. 4th-year ...more about OLS Students Receive Honorary Mention for BC Builds Contest


Student-Created OLSBC Classroom Norms

During the first week of each quarter, OLSBC students spend time creating classroom norms in each of their courses. These student-driven course norms help build a sense of community and belonging in the classroom and set the tone for the course by providing clear guidelines on how to behave and be successful. Students in the ...more about Student-Created OLSBC Classroom Norms