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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Northwest Now episode focuses on how to combat fake news

For decades, it’s existed in tabloids found mainly on newsstands and in grocery store checkout lines. But with the advent of the internet and social media, it’s seemingly grown out of control--so much to the...

Northwest Now episode focuses on sexual assault and awareness

Every 98 seconds, someone in America is sexually assaulted. It's a problem that affects both genders and all ages. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and in this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look...

KBTC’s Northwest Now focuses on opioid addiction

It's a problem that medical experts say has grown to epidemic proportions across the country--opioid addiction. In this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at this epidemic and see what's being done to...

Rep. Kilmer holds student town hall

Representative Derek Kilmer (WA-06) will hold a Student Town Hall open to all students in the region at the Tacoma Community College Campus on April 19 at 1:30 pm. Students from all higher education institutions in...

Student eNews: Week of April 3

This Week on Campus Class of 2017 Order Your Cap, Gown & Tassel – Last day to order online is today Through April 3, you can order your cap, gown, and tassel at approximately $27.50, plus tax. Extra and...

Northwest Now highlights Museum of Glass

To some, it's the crown jewel of Tacoma's Museum District, and it’s definitely one of the most popular museums in the state. On this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at Tacoma's...

Bates nominates nursing student for All-Washington Academic Team

Bates Technical College has selected Practical Nurse student Bridgette Leech to represent the college as a member of the All-Washington Academic Team. Governor Jay Inslee will honor Leech and other nominees from across the...

College closures and spring break

Spring Break week begins on Monday, March 20, and while the college will remain open, there will be some closures you should be aware of. March 17: College closed for employee inservice March 20-24:...

Student eNews: Week of March 6

  Student eNews is your weekly electronic newsletter from the Diversity/ASG Center. It contains important college and community information and is emailed to your Bates email address once a week, so please remember to check...

Friday’s Northwest Now focuses on President Trump’s executive order on immigration

It was one of President Trump’s first acts since he took office last month, and it has millions of immigrants not only angry, but fearing for their future, as well. On the next Northwest Now, host...