June 13, 2018

Creating Islands of Sanity flyerTHIS WEEK
♦  TODAY! Wednesday, June 13, 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. |
Opening reception for the 2018 Student Exhibition | Admission: Free | Exhibition runs June 13 – September 26. Visit the Gallery Space web site for more information.

 

Capstone invitation flyer

♦  Thursday, June 14, 5:30 p.m. | Room L124 | Opening reception – Senior Capstone Exhibit | see Interior Design web site for more information. Invitation flyer (pdf file)

TONIGHT! Wednesday,  June 13, 7:30 p.m. |  Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band Performing at Tula’s Jazz Club | $10 cover charge

 

 

 

 

Thursday, June 14, 7:00 p.m. | BC Gymnasium |Class of 2018 GED, HS21+, ESL, & I-BEST Graduation Ceremony | Invitation Letter

 

 

 


42 Garments Honoring 42 Trans Lives Lost to Murder – Video

Jono Vaughan, Seattle artist and Bellevue College instructor undertakes a labor of love and respect. Visit the KCTS9 web site to view the moving and amazing video by Aileen Imperial  and to read the story by Brangien Davis.  The video is located in the article


Summer Arts Camp flyerTHE VERY FIRST A&H Summer Arts Camp

  August 20-24, morning and afternoon sessions.  Summer Arts camp is designed for students entering 5th and 6th grade fall 2018.  Please note there is a reduced fee for college employees ($50 total).  Please pass this info along if you know of anyone that has children that might be interested attending.  Lots of fun activities.  Please visit the A&H Summer Arts Camp web site to learn more.

 

June 6, 2018

THIS WEEK
  TODAY! June 6, 3-5:00 p.m., Carlson Theatre
2018 Year End & Excellence Awards CelebrationExcellence Award  Recipient from A&H:  Katherine Medbery-Oleson, Full-time Faculty.    Prizes will be given out during the ceremony.  Refreshments and Raffle drawing afterwards. Raffle tickets will be available for $1 from 2:30-3:00 in the Theatre Lobby, need not be present to win. Read more

BC Jazz Singers Celebration flyer

Friday, June 8, 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | BC Jazz Singers “Celebration”, directed by Thomas Almli | Free Admission

Tuesday, June 12, 7:00-9:00 p.m. | The Bellevue College Jazz Singers (Celebration) will be performing Jazz Standard Solos | Carlson Theatre | Free Admission

 

 

 


March 15 PotluckA&H POTLUCK

Tuesday, June 12, 11:00 – 2:00, R 230 lunchroom | The potluck is to thank and honor Maggie Harada for her service to the Division.  Her dedication and wisdom has given us all guidance, comfort, and strength.  We will also be honoring Ross Brown for his years of service to the college.  He is retiring at the end of this academic year.  Sign up online at Sign up Genus


CongratulationsCONGRATULATIONS!
Congratulations to the Heathers Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship nominees, Emily Jo Bryant and Jett Goforth for the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival


UPCOMING EVENTS

Tula's Jazz Club Wednesday,  June 13, 7:30 p.m. |  Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band Performing at Tula’s Jazz Club | $10 cover charge

 

 

Thursday, June 14, 7:00 p.m. | BC Gymnasium |Class of 2018 GED, HS21+, ESL, & I-BEST Graduation Ceremony

Graduation Invitation Letter (pdf file)

 

 

 

Capstone invitation flyer

 

Thursday, June 14, 5:30 p.m. | Room L124 | Opening reception – Senior Capstone Exhibit | see Interior Design web site for more information. Invitation flyer (pdf file)

May 30, 2018

News DigestTHIS WEEK
  TONIGHT through June 2, 7:30 p.m. | Heathers the Musical|
tickets through Brown Paper Tickets.  “Sold Out” all performances.

Thursday, May 31, 10:30 a.m. – 11:20 a.m., D 106| Philosophy Talks presents:Willpower is a Skill| Michael Funke, PhD | Philosophy Talk Flyer


Heather performance event

Thursday, May 31, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., Theatre Lobby | Lobby Talk event to discuss issues brought up in the musical Heathers.  Justice vs. Revenge; Violence on high school campuses; the cost of fitting in and being liked.

Sunday, June 3, 2:00 – 2:45 p.m., Bellevue Jazz & Blues FestivalBC Jazz Combo, directed by Jim Sisko will perform at the Bellevue Art Museum | free admission | Event Schedule

 

From the Chamber flyer

 

♦  Monday, June 4, 7:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre | From the Chamber Concert, curated by Dr. Brian Cobb | Tickets: $5 general, free for BC students with a student I.D.

 

 

 


 YEAR END CELEBRATIO
Basket full of sunshine  Year End Celebration – Raffle Baskets
. A huge “THANK YOU” to everyone that contributed.  The baskets wouldn’t happen without your involvement.  They will be around until Friday afternoon.  They will be assembled Thursday, and the final touches will be made on Friday morning.
The in-house drawing will take place Tuesday, June 5 for those that contributed.  A lot of fun items have been donated for the drawing.

Raffle Ticket Raffle tickets are now available for all the baskets donated from all divisions and departments on campus.  Janis Juarez has them available at her desk
in R 230.  $1 per ticket.  The tickets will be available until June 5, at 3:00 and also available for purchase at the end of the year event outside the Carlson Theatre on June 6.  Read more about additional locations to buy tickets. Checks should be made out to: BC Foundation and note “Resource Network” in the memo line.


Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

 

BC Jazz Singers Celebration flyer
  Friday, June 8, 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | BC Jazz Singers “Celebration”, directed by Thomas Almli | Free Admission

Wednesday,  June 13, 7:30 p.m. |  Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band Performing at Tula’s Jazz Club | $10 cover charge

Thursday, June 14, 7:00 p.m. | BC Gymnasium |Class of 2018 GED, HS21+, ESL, & I-BEST Graduation Ceremony | Invitation Letter

 

Capstone invitation flyer

Thursday, June 14, 5:30 p.m. | Room L124 | Opening reception – Senior Capstone Exhibit | See Interior Design web site for more information.
Invitation Flyer (pdf file)

 

 

May 23, 2018

THIS WEEK
Thursday, May 24,
Noon – 1:00 p.m. , R 230 Lunch room | Paula Sebastian’s Retirement Party |   Come and say goodbye and have a slice of French chocolate cake.

  May 24 – June 2, 7:30 p.m. | Heathers the Musical | tickets through Brown Paper Tickets.  “Sold Out” all performances


Raffle Baskets flyer **YEAR END CELEBRATION **
WE REALLY NEED YOUR HELP! 
Year End Celebration – Raffle Baskets
Donations continue to come in   We do need a few more items. One item we need is “goodies,” i.e. bag of pretzels, corn nuts, popcorn, chips and ice cream toppings.  Please click on this link to read more about how you can help, and how the raffle baskets benefit the Bellevue College community.  Remember your names will be added for the Arts & Humanities in-house raffle when you donate items.

Raffle Ticket Raffle tickets $1 per ticket are now available.  Janis Juarez has them available at her desk  in R 230.    The tickets will be available until June 5, at 3:00 and also available for purchase at the end of the year event outside the Carlson Theatre on June 6.  Read more about additional locations to buy tickets. Checks should be made out to: BC Foundation and note “Resource Network” in the memo line.


Flyer for eventsUPCOMING EVENTS

  Thursday, May 31, 10:30 a.m. – 11:20 a.m., D 106 | Philosophy Talks presents: Willpower is a Skill | Michael Funke, PhD | Philosophy Talk Flyer

 

Thursday, May 31, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., Theatre Lobby | Lobby Talk event to discuss issues brought up in the musical Heathers.  Justice vs. Revenge; Violence on high school campuses; the cost of fitting in and being liked.

 

Jazz and Blues Festival
  Sunday, June 3, 2:00 – 2:45 p.m., Bellevue Jazz & Blues FestivalBC Jazz Combo, directed by Jim Sisko will perform at the Bellevue Art Museum | free admission | Event Schedule

 

From the Chamber flyer

 

 

Monday, June 4, 7:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre | From the Chamber Concert, curated by Dr. Brian Cobb | Tickets: $5 general, free for BC students with a student I.D.

 

 

 

 

BC Jazz Singers Celebration flyer

 

 

  Friday, June 8, 7:30 p.m. | Carlson Theatre | BC Jazz Singers “Celebration”, directed by Thomas Almli | Free Admission

 

 

May 16, 2018

News DigestTHIS WEEK
TODAY! May 16, 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., C Building Lobby | The BC Japanese Culture Exchange Club
members will be selling donated Japanese items to raise funds for this year’s Japan Week.  Event Flyer

Philosophy Talk Flyer TUESDAY, May 22, 12:30 – 1:30 in D 106 | Philosophy Talks presents: The Irreducibility of Free Will.  Our own Philosophy instructor, Tim Linnemann, will address the anxiety and despair that often accompanies the notion that we are trapped in a causally deterministic web of events, lacking any meaningful kind of free will.  Philosophy Talk Flyer.

 

 


ENGLISH FACULTY RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS
Tuesday, May 22, 12:30 – 2:00 p.m., Faculty Commons (D 104H)
| In these presentations (Scholarship, Pedagogy, & Social Justice), English faculty Brian Bergen-aurand, Lindsay Haney, Nan Ma, and Jun Xu will discuss their scholarly work and reflect on the interconnections between research, teaching and issues of social justice.

    • Brian Bergen-aurand: “crip Comedians, Sit Down Humor, and the New Disability Sensibility”
    • Lindsay Haney: “Historical Duty’ and the Limits of Allyship: Immigration, Live Aid, and Irishness”
    • Nan Ma: “The Politics of Anger and the Model Minority Myth: Chang-rae Lee’s A Gesture Life”
    • Jun Xu: “Understanding Classroom Culture in Science through Genres”

CrossCurrents FlyerCROSSCURRENTS

 ♦ Crosscurrents, the arts and literary journal of the Washington Community College Humanities Association, is now accepting poems, prose, and art from WA community college instructors, working or retired, for the 2018 edition.  The deadline for submissions is May 25, 2018.  For more information go to wccha.org   |   Guidelines Flyer (pdf file)

 

 


Raffle Baskets flyer !! YEAR END CELEBRATION  !!

WE REALLY NEED YOUR HELP! Year End Celebration – Raffle Baskets.  Donations continue to be at a slow trickle   We do need more items (lots!). One item we need is “goodies,” i.e. bag of pretzels, corn nuts, popcorn, chips and salsa.  Please click on this link to read more about how you can help, and how the raffle baskets benefit the Bellevue College community.  Remember your names will be added for the Arts & Humanities in-house raffle when you donate items.

Raffle Ticket  Raffle tickets are now available. Janis Juarez has them available at her desk  in R 230.  $1 per ticket.  The tickets will be available until June 5, at 3:00 and also available for purchase at the end of the year event outside the Carlson Theatre on June 6.  Read more about additional locations to buy tickets. Checks should be made out to: BC Foundation and note “Resource Network” in the memo line.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Paula Sebastian
♦ 
Thursday, May 24, Noon – 1:00 p.m. , R 230 Lunch room | Paula Sebastian’s Retirement Party |   Come and say goodbye and have a slice of French chocolate cake.

 

Heather performance event

 

May 24 – June 2, 7:30 p.m. | Heathers the Musical | tickets through Brown Paper Tickets.  “Sold Out” all performances

Thursday, May 31, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., Theatre Lobby | Lobby Talk event to discuss issues brought up in the musical Heathers.  Justice vs. Revenge; Violence on high school campuses; the cost of fitting in and being liked.

 

 

Jazz and Blues Festival Sunday, June 3, 2:00 – 2:45 p.m., Bellevue Jazz & Blues Festival | BC Jazz Combo, directed by Jim Sisko will perform at the Bellevue Art Museum | free admission | Event Schedule

 

Monday, June 4, 7:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre | From the Chamber Concert, curated by Dr. Brian Cobb | Tickets: $5 general, free for BC students with a student I.D.

May 9, 2018

THIS WEEK

TONIGHT! May 9, 7:30 p.m. | Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band
Performing at Tula’s Jazz Club | $10 cover charge

 

Jim Sisko - Jazz Band performance

Thursday, May 10, 7:30 p.m. | BC Jazz Combo Concert | Carlson Theatre

♦  Thursday, May 10, 7:00 p.m. | book reading by Fernando Perez, Couth Buzzard Books in the Greenwood neighborhood of Seattle. Please visit the Crab Creek Review Blog for more info.

Saturday, May 12, 7:30 p.m. | Stage Fright Performance – Write On! |
Admission is FREE | Stop Gap Theatre

 


«« YEAR END CELEBRATIO ««

WE REALLY NEED YOUR HELP! Year End Celebration – Raffle Baskets.  Donations are at a slow trickle   We do need more items (lots!). One item we need is “goodies,” i.e. bag of pretzels, corn nuts, popcorn, chips etc.  Please click on this link to read more about how you can help, and how the raffle baskets benefit the Bellevue College community.  Remember your names will be added for the Arts & Humanities raffle when you donate items.


A&H Summer Arts CampA&H Summer Arts Camp
August 20-24
, morning and afternoon sessions. Summer Arts camp is designed for students entering 5th and 6th grade fall 2018.  Please note there is a reduced fee for college employees.  Please pass this info along if you know of anyone that has children that might be interested attending.  Lots of fun activities.  Please visit the A&H Summer Arts Camp web site to learn more.


Upcoming EventsUPCOMING EVENTS

Monday, May 22, 12:30-1:20 | Philosophy Talk – The Irreducibility of Free Will, Timothy Linnemann, BC Philosophy Dept.

Paula Sebastian

Thursday, May 24, Noon – 1:00 p.m. , R 230 Lunch room | Paula Sebastian’s Retirement Party |   Come and say goodbye and have a slice of French chocolate cake

 

 

Theatre Performance

 

May 24 – June 2, 7:30 p.m. | Heathers the Musical | tickets through Brown Paper Tickets

SOLD OUT

 

 

 

 

 

Heather performance event

Thursday, May 31, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., Theatre Lobby | Lobby Talk event to discuss issues brought up in the musical Heathers.  Justice vs. Revenge; Violence on high school campuses; the cost of fitting in and being liked.

May 2, 2018

THIS WEEK
  May 4-5, 7:30 p.m.
Carlson Theatre | Bellevue College Dance Company, directed by Laura Peterson | Tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets.

Monday, May 7, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre | Free event | BC Jazz Combo Student Recital Hour


«« YEAR END CELEBRATION  ««
Raffle Baskets WE NEED YOUR HELP! Year End Celebration – Raffle Baskets. 
Donations are at a slow trickle  We do need more items (lots!). One item we need is “goodies,” i.e. bag of pretzels, corn nuts, popcorn, chips etc.  Please click on this link to read more about how you can help, and how the raffle baskets benefit the Bellevue College community.  Remember your names will be added for the Arts & Humanities raffle when you donate items.


UPCOMING EVENTS
Tula's Jazz Club
Wednesday, May 9, 7:30 p.m. | Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band Performing at Tula’s Jazz Club | $10 cover charge

 

Thursday, May 10, 7:30 p.m. | BC Jazz Combo Concert | Carlson Theatre

Stage Fright Performance

Saturday, May 12, 7:30 p.m. | Stage Fright Performance – Write On! |
Admission is FREE | Stop Gap Theatre

 

 

 

 

Philosophy Talk Flyer

 

♦  Monday, May 22, 12:30-1:20 | Philosophy Talk – The Irreducibility of Free Will, Timothy Linnemann, BC Philosophy Dept

 

 

 

Paula Sebastian

Thursday, May 24, Noon – 1:00 p.m. , R 230 Lunch room | Paula Sebastian’s Retirement Party |   Come and say goodbye and have a slice of French chocolate cake.

April 25, 2018

THIS WEEK
Thursday, April 26, Opening Night Reception, Project 42, with Jono Vaughan 
Seattle Art Museum  More info is available on the SAM web site.   The show will be open to the public April 21 and runs till August 5.  Contact Jono Vaughan to be included in the “Invite Only” area for the April 26 special event.  Jono was the recipient of the 2017 Betty Bowen award.


Raffle Baskets flyerYEAR END CELEBRATION 
WE NEED YOUR HELP!  Year End Celebration – Raffle Baskets
.  Donations are starting to trickle in (thank you everyone that have contributed), it is amazing to see what people can think of for the baskets.  We do need more donations.   Please click on this link to read more about how you can help, and how the raffle baskets benefit the Bellevue College community.  Remember your names will be added for the Arts & Humanities raffle when you donate items.


Advisor DeanneCLASSROOM VISITS – DEANNE ESCHBACH
REMINDER!  Schedule classroom visits with Deanne during spring quarter 2018.  This includes any class within the A/H division.  They are approximately 10 minutes in length.  The visit is very informal and more of a question and answer format.  The discussion involves registration and advising. Visits are on any Tuesday or Wednesday.  You are encouraged to schedule your visit soon.  To schedule a visit, please contact the division front desk or Deanne Eschbach, or stop by Deanne’s office, R240E.  PLEASE NOTE: for upcoming quarters it is recommended that scheduling be done between week three and week five of the quarter.



UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Dance Performance flyer
May 4-5, 7:30 p.m.
Carlson Theatre | Bellevue College Dance Company, directed by Laura Peterson | Tickets available through Brown Paper Tickets.

May 7, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Carlson Theatre | Free event | BC Jazz Combo Student Recital Hour

 

Tula's Jazz Club May 9, 7:30 p.m. | Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band Performing at Tula’s Jazz Club | $10 cover charge

 

May 10, 7:30 p.m. | BC Jazz Combo Concert | Carlson Theatre

Paula Sebastian Thursday, May 24, Noon – 1:00 p.m. , R 230 Lunch room | Paula Sebastian’s Retirement Party |  Say farewell to Paula and have a slice of French chocolate cake

April 18, 2018

News DigestTHIS WEEK
♦  EPIC Earth Week
. Check out the schedule.  A very exciting line-up of activities for the campus and community to enjoy.  Check out the poster.

Robert Purser

♦  Bob Purser Tribute Exhibit April 18 – May 23 | Gallery Space D 271 | Receptions will be: Wednesday, April 18, 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. & Sunday, April 29, 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Visit the Gallery Space web site for Gallery hours to view the exhibit and other info about the exhibit.

 


 ! YEAR END CELEBRATION ! 
Raffle Baskets
  WE NEED YOUR HELP! Year End Celebration – Raffle Baskets. 
We are now collecting items for the baskets.     Please click on this link to read more about how you can help, and how the raffle baskets benefit the Bellevue College community.  Remember your names will be added for the Arts & Humanities raffle when you donate items.

 


Flyer for eventsUPCOMING EVENTS

  Thursday, April 26, Opening Night Reception, Project 42, with Jono Vaughan  Seattle Art Museum  More info is available on the SAM web site.   The show will be open to the public  April 21 and runs till August 5.  Contact Jono Vaughan to be included in the “Invite Only” area for the April 26 special event.  Jono was the recipient of the 2017 Betty Bowen award.

April 11, 2018

THIS WEEK
  TONIGHT! Wednesday, April 11. Jim Sisko’s Bellevue College Jazz Band Performing at Tula’s Jazz Club | 7:30 pm | $10 cover Charge.

  April 12-14, 7:30 p.m. Stop Gap Theatre. Bellevue College Stage Fright Production, “Stop Kiss” by Diana Son, directed by Megan Mullen. Tickets $5, available through Brown Paper Tickets.


A&H BC FOUNDATION FACULTY & STAFF EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNER

  CONGRATULATIONS! to Katherine Medbery-Oleson, winner of this year’s BC Foundation Faculty & Staff Excellence Award for Full-time facultyPresident Weber presented her award Wednesday, April 4.  Katherine has taught in the CMST program since winter 2005.  Fall 2005, she was hired full-time.  She has been Chair of the CMST Department since 2008 .  Katherine likes to read, cook, and spend time with her family when she isn’t at Bellevue College.   To sum it all up, Katherine is absolutely AWESOME!  A reception for all of the winners will be at the End of the Year Celebration event on June 6.  Congratulations Katherine!


Syllabus iconSYLLABI REMINDER

♦  Please send spring 2018 syllabi to Janis Juarez via e-mail or through the Request Center.  Send ELI and all BaTS syllabi to Seda Markarova.
Keep sending the CANVAS links to Seda and me, the links are working out great on the A&H web site. Don’t forget to mark the links “public,” see below for instructions.

  Making Syllabi public.  Go into settings (located at the bottom on the left-hand menu), scroll down to “Visibility,” make sure the word “course” is in the box.  Right beneath the Visibility box check ü “Customize,” the word “syllabus should be showing, make sure the word “public is displayed.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, April 26, Opening Night Reception, Project 42, with Jono Vaughan  Seattle Art Museum  More info is available on the SAM web site.   The show will open to the public on April 21 and runs till August 5.  Contact Jono Vaughan to be included in the “Invite Only” area at this special event.  Jono was the recipent of the 2017 Betty Bowen award.