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Last Updated March 16, 2015

Changes with MATH 080

March 16, 2015 - No Comments

Changes with MATH 080
Starting in Fall 2015 MATH 080 will be taught out of the basic skills program! This change will allow more flexibility

What to do with an ABE English Placement

March 16, 2015 - No Comments

What to do with an ABE English Placement
A great option for students who place into ABE English – have them register (right away –

Business Information Management (BIM) Advising Tips

March 12, 2015 - No Comments

BUSINESS INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
Advising Tips
 
Many BIM Lab classes are self-paced, competency-based courses.  Self-paced means self-motivated, organized, and genuinely dedicated to getting the education

ENGL 101 added for Spring

March 9, 2015 - No Comments

ENGL 101 added for Spring
We have added a spring quarter ENGL 101 at 9:15 with Duane Pitts, item number 2550 – section 07.  We

Spring Quarter 2015 Advising Items of Interest

February 5, 2015 - No Comments

Spring Quarter 2015 Advising Items of Interest
Coordinated Instruction
BOT 140, Field Botany and ART 104, Drawing I – both classes taught at same time,

Gas lines during the Arab oil embargo (1973)

When and Why Big Bend Went to a 4-day Week

January 6, 2015 - No Comments

It dates to the Arab oil embargo in the fall of 1973. As a result of shortages caused by the embargo, the college temporarily adopted

Alfred Philips

BBCC’s First President

January 5, 2015 - No Comments

Alfred Philips (Philips Hall) was appointed BBCC’s first president in 1962. He came from Sheridan Junior College in Wyoming and brought a group of administrators

Comedian Soupy Sales

Comedian Soupy Sales visit to “Moose Lake”

December 31, 2014 - No Comments

Comedian Soupy Sales said on the national television game show “What’s My Line?” that he was going to “Moose Lake” to star in the spring

BBCC Founder Dr. Robert Smith

BBCC Founder Dr. Robert Smith

December 30, 2014 - No Comments

Smith Hall is named in honor of Dr. Robert Smith, superintendent of the Moses Lake School District, who spearheaded the effort to create Big Bend

Leonard Nimoy as Spock in Star Trek

Leonard Nimoy and Big Bend

December 29, 2014 - No Comments

Big Bend’s first spring musical in 1974 starred Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015) as Fagin in “Oliver.” This was after the Star Trek television series, but before the