January 16, 2019

islands and seaTHIS WEEK

 ♦ THURSDAY, Jan. 17, 6:30 p.m. | BC Music Instructor, Naeim Rahmani, Music at the Library Series, Edmonds Library | Edmonds Plaza Room, 650 Main St. (above the Edmonds Library) | FREE Admission

Naeim Rahmani SUNDAY, Jan. 20, 7p.m. | BC Music Instructor, Naeim Rahmani, solo guitar  solo guitar performance |  Haller Lake Music Series | 13055 1st Avenue NE, Seattle, 98125 | Admission is by freewill donation at the door.  Visit the Haller Lake Music Series web site for more information.

FacultyFACULTY RESOURCES

 ♦ Faculty Commons Workshops and Activities for Winter 2019.  PDF file of workshops.

Upcoming EventsUPCOMING EVENTS

 ♦ SATURDAY, Jan. 26, BC Vocal Jazz Festival Gala Concert | 7:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre | additional information available on the Music web site.

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 30, PHILOSOPHY TALKS – The Doctrine of Double Effect, Mark Storey BC Philosophy | 10:30-11:20 a.m. LMC, Room D 106 | PDF Flyer

SATURDAY, Feb. 2, BC Jazz Band Festival Gala Concert | 7:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre | additional information available on the Music web site.

FRIDAY, Feb 8, 3:30-5:30 p.m. | Beyond the Break AUDITIONS | Stop Gap Studio Theatre | An original play by Bellevue College Students and Tammis Doyle.  Auditions for students who want to create and perform an original play centered around our shared American LGBTQAI | Pride past and visions of the future.  You don’t need to identify as LGBTQAI to audition.

January 9, 2019

THIS WEEK – SYLLABI / OFFICE HOURS

TONIGHT! Jan. 9, 7:30 p.m. | Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band | $12 Cover charge | Visit Tula’s web site for reservations, directions, dinner menu and more.

FacultyFACULTY RESOURCES

Do you have information to share that you think might benefit your division colleagues?  The weekly A&H Digest  features “Faculty Resources, for disseminating informative articles, workshops, and other events of specific interest to faculty.  Please send all info to:  Janis Juarez

Upcoming EventsUPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday, Jan. 26, BC Vocal Jazz Festival Gala Concert | 7:30 p.m., Carlson  Theatre | additional information available on the Music web site.

Saturday, Feb. 2, BC Jazz Band Festival Gala Concert | 7:30 p.m., Carlson  Theatre | additional information available on the Music web site.

January 2, 2019

THIS WEEK – SYLLABI / OFFICE HOURS
Thank you for all the syllabi sent early!!  For all other faculty, please send your
CANVAS syllabi links to Janis Juarez after marking them public, or submit them through the Request Center, or in an e-mail to me.

*Please send all ELI and BaTS CANVAS Syllabi links to Seda Markarova.

* Make your CANVAS Syllabus Publicly Viewable – instructions from Keith Rowley

Be sure to use (or at least scan through it) the updated syllabus template.  The template is now available on the eLearning web site.  A lot of the links have been updated.  ***If you are continuing to use a syllabus from five years ago, and not updating the links, you could be possibly be giving students outdated information.  For ADA purposes, remember to go easy on the bolding, underlining and italics.  Keep your fonts the same throughout the syllabus.  Please keep in mind that the template itself is not totally ADA compliant.
** Please be sure to update the attendance policy to correspond with the new language in Attendance Expectations for Hybrid & In-Person Classes.

Send your office hours to Jon Kissoondyal or Jin Wang for winter 2019.  They would like your office location, office phone# (if you have one) and the time available to students.

BC CommonsFACULTY RESOURCES
  Faculty Commons Workshops and Activities for Winter 2019.  PDF file of workshops.

Upcoming EventsUPCOMING EVENTS

Saturday, Jan. 5, 7:30 p.m. | Bellevue College Dance Company 1-2-3 | Bellevue College Stop Gap Theatre | All Tickets $5 and available through Brown Paper Tickets.

Wednesday, Jan. 9, 7:30 p.m. | Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band | $12 Cover charge | Visit Tula’s web site for reservations, directions, dinner menu and more.

December 12, 2018

Creating Islands of SanityTHIS WEEK

TODAY! Dec. 12 | Jono Vaughan Speaks | 11:00 a.m., Bellevue City Hall Concourse | 12 pm Reception and art activity
See flyer of the event.

TONIGHT! WEDNESDAY, DEC. 12 –  BC Jazz Band at Tula’s | 7:30 p.m. | Featuring the Bellevue College Jazz Band, Jim Sisko, Director | Please visit the Tula’s Jazz Club web site for more information and to make reservations.

THROUGH  DECEMBER 16 | The Annual Faculty Exhibition, Gallery Space, D271. Check the Gallery Space web site for up-to-date hours.

BC FOUNDATION 2018-2019 MINI-GRANT RECIPIENTS TO A&H FACULTY

CONGRATULATIONS TO:
• Tammi Doyle (Theatre Arts) – Pride Theatre Festival
• Katherine Medbery-Oleson (CMST) – A Strength-based approach to working effectively in teams: Training and resources for faculty and students
• Chris Oliver (Art) – Upgrades to BC sculpture studio

December 5, 2018

Creating Islands of SanityTHIS WEEK
FRIDAY, DEC. 7Juletide “A Celebration of the Season in Song” Concert | 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | Featuring the Bellevue College Concert Choir, BC Jazz Singers and the Bellevue Community Band | Thomas Almli and Dennis Bloomfield, Conductors | Admission: $10 available through Brown Paper Tickets.

THROUGH  DECEMBER 16 | The Annual Faculty Exhibition, Gallery Space, D271.  Check the Gallery Space web site for up-to-date hours.

Syllabus iconWINTER SYLLABI 2019
Be sure to use the updated syllabus template.  The template is now available on the eLearning web site.  A lot of the links have been   If you are continuing to use a syllabus from five years ago, and not updating the links, you could be possibly be giving students outdated  information.  For ADA purposes, remember to go easy on the bolding, underlining and italics.  Keep your fonts the same throughout the syllabus.  Please keep in mind that the template itself is not totally ADA compliant.

Tula's Jazz ClubUPCOMING EVENTS
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 12 –  BC Jazz Band at Tula’s | 7:30 p.m. |
Featuring the Bellevue College Jazz Band, Jim Sisko, Director | Please visit the Tula’s Jazz Club web site for more information and to make reservations.

November 28, 2018

Island vacationTHIS WEEK
  TONIGHT!  NOV. 28  – Jazz Combos Concert | 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | Jim Sisko, Director | Admission: $5 available through Brown Paper Tickets

 

THURSDAY, NOV. 29Literary Discussion Group | 1:30 p.m. in D104E (Faculty Commons) Two relatively short stories discussions:  YiYun Li’s “When We Were Happy We Had Other Names” and Huruki Murakami’s “The Wind Cave.”  You can also read discussions with the authors via these links: The New Yorker by Cressida Leyshon  and The New Yorker by Deborah Treisman.
Please contact Nan Ma if you have any questions.  FYI – This is the final meeting of the quarter.

Student written performances Directions

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, DEC 1 & 2DIRECTIONS: A Festival of Plays by Students | Stop Gap Theatre | Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 2, at 2:30 & 7:30 p.m. | Tickets $5 available through Brown Paper Tickets

 

 

 

 

FACULTY RESOURCES

Jono Vaughan  Jono Vaughan Talks TEDxSeattle. In-depth interview with Jono regarding TEDxTalk and Jono’s work.  Very interesting read.

⇒ Do you have information to share that you think might benefit your division
colleagues?
The weekly A&H Digest  features Faculty Resources,” for
disseminating informative articles, workshops, and other events of specific interest to faculty.   Please send all info to:  Janis Juarez ⇐ 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

A Celebration of the Seasons in Song....Juletide FRIDAY, DEC. 7Juletide “A Celebration of the Season in Song” Concert | 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | Featuring the Bellevue College Concert Choir, BC Jazz Singers and the Bellevue Community Band | Thomas Almli and Dennis Bloomfield, Conductors | Admission: $10 available through Brown Paper Tickets

 

Tula's Jazz Club WEDNESDAY, DEC. 12 –  BC Jazz Band at Tula’s | 7:30 p.m. | Featuring the Bellevue College Jazz  Band, Jim Sisko, Director | Please visit the Tula’s Jazz Club web site for more information and to make  reservations.

November 14, 2018

THIS WEEK

TODAY!  Nov. 14 – The Japanese Culture Exchange Club Fundraiser | 11:00 a.m – 2:00 p.m., Cafeteria | Flea market items will be available for sale and the Japan Week T-shirts for $10.  Please attend the
fundraiser and give support!

 

Student Recital Hour flyer


TODAY! NOV. 14 – Student Recital Hour | 12:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre, Free admission | Featuring Bellevue College music students.

 

 

 

Jono VaughanTONIGHT! NOV. 14 NEDDY ARTIST AWARDS EXHIBITION, 5-7:00 P.M.,
Jono Vaughan was a Neddy Finalist, which is an award given through Cornish
and the Behnke family.  Jono was one of the eight chosen finalists. Three others were in her category, so she was one of four in the Open Media category.  Visit the Cornish web site to read more about the event. Congratulations Jono!

 

Tula's Jazz ClubTONIGHT! Nov. 14BC Jazz Band at Tula’s | 7:30 p.m. | Featuring the Bellevue College Jazz Band, Jim Sisko, Director |

Please visit the Tula’s Jazz Club web site for more information and to make reservations.


Theatre Arts Performance Heavier Than...

THURSDAY, Nov. 8-10 & 15-17Heavier Than…, by Steve Yockey | Stop Gap Studio, 7:30 p.m. Tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets.

SATURDAY, NOV. 17, TEDxSEATTLE 2018:  Tall Order  | McCaw Hall, doors open at 8:00 a.m. Jono Vaughan will be one of the speakers at this event.  You are invited to attend Jono’s talk, and/or attend for the whole day.  Visit the TEDxSEATTLE web site to purchase tickets and for more information.

 

 

Vocal Jazz Thanksgiving Summit Concert

MONDAY, NOV. 19 Vocal Jazz Thanksgiving Summit Concert | 7:00 p.m., Carlson Theatre | Featuring the BC Jazz Singers, Mt. Si H.S., Sammamish H.S., and Meadowdale H.S. | Admission: FREE

 

 

Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

 

From the Chamber performance flyer

  MONDAY, NOV. 26 From the Chamber | 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | Dr. Brian Cobb, Curator | Admission: $5 available through Brown Paper Tickets.

 

 

 

Jazz Band Performance Concert WEDNESDAY, NOV. 28Jazz Combos Concert | 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | Jim Sisko, Director | Admission: $5 available through Brown Paper Tickets.

FRIDAY, DEC. 7Juletide “A Celebration of the Season in Song” Concert | 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | Featuring the Bellevue College Concert Choir, BC Jazz Singers and the Bellevue Community Band | Thomas Almli and Dennis Bloomfield, Conductors | Admission: $10 available through Brown Paper Tickets.

November 7, 2018

Weekly News DigestTHIS WEEK
♦ TODAY!  November 7, 1:30-2:20 p.m. Room R103 B&C.  INFORMATION SESSION  about A&H Division’s revised Quality Online Instruction (QOI) review process.  Several details will be covered, including:  Background of process, course standards, instructor training requirements and recommendations, review process and Q&A.  If you are interested in being a reviewer for QOI, you are also welcome to attend this session.  Please contact any members of the task force with your questions or concerns.  Dan Beert, Brian Bergen-Aurand, David Lopez-Kopp, and Katherine Medbery-Oleson, A&H Quality Online Instruction Task Force

Theatre Arts Performance Heavier Than...

 

THURSDAY, November 8-10 & 15-17 Heavier Than…, by Steve Yockey | Stop Gap Studio, 7:30 p.m. Tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets

THROUGH  DECEMBER 16 | The Annual Faculty Exhibition, Gallery Space, D271. Check the Gallery Space web site for up-to-date hours.

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS
Student Recital Hour flyer


WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14 Student Recital Hour | 12:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre, Free admission | Featuring Bellevue College music students.

 

 

Tula's Jazz ClubWEDNESDAY, Nov. 14BC Jazz Band at Tula’s | 7:30 p.m. | Featuring the Bellevue College Jazz Band, Jim Sisko, Director |  Please visit the Tula’s Jazz Club web site for more information and to make reservations.

Vocal Jazz Thanksgiving Summit Concert MONDAY, NOV. 19 Vocal Jazz Thanksgiving Summit Concert | 7:00 p.m., Carlson Theatre | Featuring the BC Jazz Singers, Mt. Si H.S., Sammamish H.S., and Meadowdale H.S. | Admission: $5

 

 

From the Chamber performance flyer
MONDAY, NOV
. 26 From the Chamber | 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | Dr. Brian Cobb, Curator | Admission : $5 through Brown Paper Tickets.

October 31, 2018

THIS WEEK
THURSDAY, NOV. 1Fall Jazz NightCarlson Theatre, 7:30 p.m. $7 General Admission, $5 Students/Seniors/Veterans | Featuring: the BC Jazz Singers, BC Big Band & BC Jazz Combos | Thomas Almli and Jim Sisko, Directors | Tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets.

Annual Faculty Show

 

OCTOBER 19 –  DECEMBER 16 | The Annual Faculty Exhibition, Gallery Space, D271 Check the Gallery Space web site for up-to-date hours.

 

 

 

BELLEVUE COLLEGE DESIGN STUDENTS: WINNERS

Daniel Cruz and Kristin Hensley received the 2018 Wilsonart Student Portfolio Awards, announced at the InAwards on October 29, hosted by the Northern Pacific Chapter of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA).

Daniel won the Senior Portfolio, and Kristin won the Sophomore Portfolio award. Their work was judged by a distinguished panel of jurors – Grace Eun, Dina Griffin, and Barry Richards – and presented at the event alongside outstanding work from local professionals in a variety of interior design project categories.

Student portfolios are judged on 1) visual communication and graphic appeal, 2) concept delivery and design content, 3) technical skills, and 4) written communication and clarity.

The Interior Design Department congratulates Daniel and Kristin on the rigor of their process, the care they take to get the details right, their creative character, and for representing their fellow students in such an exemplary way

 

Daylight Saving Time Ends flyerCLOCKS FALL BACK ONE HOUR
♦  Don’t forget to turn your clock back one hour this Sunday, November 4Read more about why the clocks are forwarded one hour in the spring, and fall back one hour in November.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Theatre Arts Performance Heavier Than...

November 8-10 & 15-17.  Heavier Than…, by Steve Yockey | Stop Gap Studio, 7:30 p.m. Tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets.

 

 

 

 

Student Recital Hour flyer
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14
Student Recital Hour | 12:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre, Free admission | Featuring Bellevue College music students

 

 

 

Tula's Jazz Club WEDNESDAY, Nov. 14 BC Jazz Band at Tula’s | 7:30 p.m. | Featuring the Bellevue College Jazz Band, Jim Sisko, Director |
Please visit the Tula’s Jazz Club web site for more information and to make reservations.

Vocal Jazz Thanksgiving Summit Concert
MONDAY, NOV. 19
Vocal Jazz Thanksgiving Summit Concert | 7:00 p.m., Carlson Theatre | Featuring the BC Jazz Singers, Mt. Si H.S., Sammamish H.S., and Meadowdale H.S. | Admission: $5

October 24, 2018

THIS WEEK

TODAY! Oct. 24 BCAHE  IS COMING TO A&H, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  2nd floor hallway.  Questions  will be answered about the contract, flyers will be available about benefits, promotions, rights and responsibilities etc.  Drop your business card off and have a chance at winning a BCAHE camp shirt or  gift card.  Snacks and coffee will be available.  At least drop by to say hi!

March 15 Potluck TODAY! Oct. 24 A&H Division COMFORT FOOD POTLUCK, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. A&H lunchroom | Bring something from your family/tradition/culture that brings people together around the table.  Today is National Food Day, which emphasizes health and good nutrition, but we can overlook that!  Please sign up here: SignUpGenius.   Hope to see you at the potluck!  Gordon & Katherine A&H Social Coordinators.

Annual Faculty Show
OCTOBER 19 –  DECEMBER 16
| The Annual Faculty Exhibition, Gallery Space, D271.  Check the Gallery Space web site for up-to-date hours.

 

 

NEDDY ARTIST AWARDS EXHIBITION – Neddy Finalist, Jono Vaughan

Jono Vaughan WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14, NEDDY ARTIST AWARDS EXHIBITION, 5-7:00 P.M.,  Jono Vaughan was a Neddy Finalist, which is an award given through Cornish and the Behnke family.  Jono was one of the eight chosen finalists. Three others were in her category, so she was one of four in the Open Media category.  Visit the Cornish web site to read more about the event.

SATURDAY, NOV. 17, TEDxSEATTLE 2018: Tall Order  | McCaw Hall, doors open at 8:00 a.m. Jono Vaughan will be one of the speakers at this event.  You are invited to attend Jono’s talk, and/or attend for the whole day.  Visit the TEDxSEATTLE web site to purchase tickets and for more information.

**EMPLOYEE FLU SHOTS**


OCTOBER 29 & 30 | Find out more information from the FYI Bulletin that was posted previously.
You will need to bring the Vaccination Consent form with you.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Fall Jazz Night
Thursday, NOV
. 1
Fall Jazz Night.  Carlson Theatre, 7:30 p.m. |
$7 General Admission, $5 Students/Seniors/Veterans | Featuring: the BC Jazz Singers, BC Big Band & BC Jazz Combos
Thomas Almli and Jim Sisko, Directors
| Tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets

 

Theatre Arts Performance Heavier Than...

NOVEMBER 8-10 & 15-17.  Heavier Than, by Steve Yockey | Stop Gap Studio, 7:30 p.m. | Tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets.

 

 

Student Recital Hour flyer
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14
Student Recital Hour | 12:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre, Free admission | Featuring Bellevue College music students

 

Tula's Jazz Club WEDNESDAY, NOV. 14 –  BC Jazz Band at Tula’s | 7:30 p.m. | Featuring the Bellevue College Jazz Band, Jim Sisko, Director |  Please visit the Tula’s Jazz Club web site for more information and to make reservations.