Past Events and Opportunities

May is Bike Month! Join Our Challenge!

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The annual Bike Everywhere Challenge is officially underway! You are invited to join our Bellevue College Bike Everywhere team with the Cascade Bicycle Club. The idea is to bike as much as possible during  the month of May. We can have fun biking safely and we keep track of our  total mileage. Get into better shape, save gas money, reduce your emissions, …more about May is Bike Month! Join Our Challenge!



Sound Transit, King County Water Taxi and Pierce Transit fare Changes effective March 1, 2016

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Sound Transit will change fares on their ST Express Bus service and Sounder Commuter Rail service.  King County Water Taxi fares will be changing for the West Seattle and Vashon Water Taxi.  Pierce Transit also has changes for senior, disabled, youth and SHUTTLE fares.  Other fares are not affected at that time. Sound Transit- ST …more about Sound Transit, King County Water Taxi and Pierce Transit fare Changes effective March 1, 2016



New ZIMRIDE Campus Carpool Program!

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This quarter, BC’s Office of Sustainability Transportation department launched a very intuitive new ride-match software to help alleviate the pain of commuting. ZIMRIDE ridesharing program by Enterprise is BC’s exclusive host for carpool and transportation management. The new program replaces the previous rideshare program BC Ridematch which provided similar services, but lacked infrastructure and participation that …more about New ZIMRIDE Campus Carpool Program!


I-405 express tolling performance

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Posted on December 7, 2015 on Regional View The Transportation Policy Board is poised to hear an update on how the I-405 express toll lanes are performing. The Washington State Department of Transportation reports that in the first eight weeks, south bound toll lane travelers saved about 14 minutes for an average cost of $2.35 and …more about I-405 express tolling performance


BC’s Grounds Crew’s Secret Sustainability Initiative

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The Office of Sustainability were thrilled to find out about some sustainability ideas being brought to fruition right here on our BC campus. Many students pass by our grounds crew every day; the team with the bright fluorescent vests driving throughout our campus each day. These often-unnoticed faculty in our BC community are humble heroes, …more about BC’s Grounds Crew’s Secret Sustainability Initiative


Bellevue College Students Help Boys and Girls Club

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November was a big month for SSA. Henry Lavallee, ASG’s Environmental and Sustainability representative helped coordinate a “Teen Feed” night, as well as a campus-wide food drive to restore the diminishing supply in the campus food pantry.   SSA’s team of Bellevue College volunteers helped feed underprivileged teens at Bellevue’s Boys and Girls Club. Many young …more about Bellevue College Students Help Boys and Girls Club


Winter Food Drive! Help Our Local Community

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Campus Food Drive for Student Food Cabinet Throughout the month of November Bellevue College clubs and programs are working together to help those in need within our community as we enter the winter season. The Sustainability in Science Association (SSA) coordinated a two-week collection drive specifically to help replenish our campus food pantry. Volunteers spread barrels throughout …more about Winter Food Drive! Help Our Local Community