07/24/2014

Delaney Ugelstad Awarded Scholarship by BECU Foundation

Delaney Ugelstad

Delaney Ugelstad has been awarded a scholarship by the BECU Foundation. Delaney Ugelstad a Bellevue High School student will be attending Wellesley College and mentored elementary students through Seattle Music Partners for her main service project. Here is what Delaney had to say about her experience. “Seattle Music Partners promotes social justice through musical instruction. […]

Christine Shoemaker Awarded Scholarship by BECU Foundation

Christine Shoemaker

Christine Shoemaker has been awarded a scholarship from the BECU Foundation. Christine Shoemaker a local Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart student has been awarded a $3,000 BECU Scholarship. Christine will be attending Pomona College and served as cadet 2nd lieutenant in the US Air Force Auxiliary for her main service project. Here is […]

Sarah Dunn Awarded Scholarship by BECU Foundation

Sarah Dunn

Sarah Dunn has been awarded a scholarship by the BECU Foundation. Sarah Dunn a Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart student will be attending Whitman College and served as student conservation association trail crew member in Olympic National Park for her main service project. Here is what Sarah had to say about her experience. […]

Justina Chen Awarded Scholarship from BECU Foundation

Justina Chen

Justina Chen has been awarded a scholarship from BECU Foundation. Justina Chen a Interlake Senior High School student will be attending Cornell University and participated as inaugural member of debate team for her main service project. Here is what Justina had to say about her experience. “Debate is a competitive activity that fosters communication, leadership, […]

Five Bellevue Students Awarded BECU Foundation Scholarships

BECU logo more than just money

As part of BECU’s commitment to education and assisting outstanding students, the BECU Foundation awarded 75 BECU student-members with $3,000 scholarships towards their college education. This year five students were awarded scholarships from the Bellevue area.

Bellevue Dentist Saman Saghafi Receives AGD Mastership Award

Saman Saghafi, DDS

The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) has awarded Saman Saghafi, DDS, MAGD, FICOI of Bellevue, Washington received the association’s “Mastership Award” during the AGD 2014 Annual Meeting in Detroit, Michigan. The “Mastership Award” is the AGD’s highest honor and one of the most respected designations within dental profession. To earn this award, Dr. Saghafi completed 1100 […]

Ultra Risk Advisors Awarded Best in Show Honor for External Corporate Electronic Communications

Ultra Risk Advisors logo

Bellevue-based Ultra Risk Advisors, a national insurance program manager, was the recipient of a “Best of Show” award for its website at the Insurance Marketing & Communications Association’s (IMCA) Annual Conference Showcase Gala. The IMCA Showcase Awards recognize the best and most innovative works from creators in the insurance marketing and communications field. The Best of […]

Wickaninnish Inn Ranked Top Canadian Resort in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2014 Readers’ Survey

Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards 2014

The Wickaninnish Inn was named the #1 resort hotel in Canada by the readers of Travel + Leisure magazine, which announced its 2014 World’s Best Awards today. Situated in Tofino, on Vancouver Island’s rugged west coast, the Wickaninnish Inn, a member of Relais & Chateaux, is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean with an old growth temperate forest as a […]

Seahawks Coach Pete Carroll selected as PFWA’s 2014 Jack Horrigan Award Winner

Seattle Seahawk Head Coach Pete Carroll

Hunts Point resident Seattle Seahawks head coach and Executive VP of Football Operations Pete Carroll, accessible and enthusiastic in his cooperation with the media covering the Seahawks on a daily basis, has been selected as the 2014 Jack Horrigan Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA).  Congratulations Coach Carroll!

Life Science Innovation Northwest 2014 “Women to Watch in Northwest Life Sciences” Honorees Announced

Life Science Innovation Northwest 2014

The Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association (WBBA) has announced the honorees for the second annual Women to Watch in Life Science at the upcoming 14th annual Life Science Innovation Northwest (LSINW) conference, scheduled for June 19-20 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle. In a joint announcement, Chris Rivera, President of the WBBA, and […]