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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Auto paint and coating company NitroHeat holds live demonstration with Ryan Evans

NitroHeat and Bates' Auto Body and Refinishing Program invite you to a FREE live demonstration to experience the benefits of painting cars with heated nitrogen on Wednesday, June 28, 5:30-9 p.m. at South Campus'...

Diversity Academy: June book club discussion features Beatty’s The Sellout

Attention students and employees! Please join the Diversity Academy and the Library for our June book discussions, featuring Paul Beatty’s The Sellout.    Tuesday, June 20, 11:30am-12:30pm, Central/Mohler Library (B207) Thursday, June 22, 11:30am-12:30pm, South Campus...

Take Pierce Transit to the Festival of Sail® this weekend

Ships Ahoy! Come to the shores of the Puget Sound for Festival of Sail®. Catch Pierce Transit Local Bus Service to the festival June 15-18, 2017. It’s a rare chance to catch a glimpse,...

Practical Nurse program holds blood drive

In partnership with Cascade Regional Blood Services, the college's Practical Nurse program will hold a blood drive Thursday, June 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Downtown Campus Auditorium. Sign up through the LPN program, 253-680-7316, or...

Student eNews: Phi Theta Kappa meetings, tutoring hours, reduced-cost dental clinic, and more

The Week of June 12, 2017 This Week on Campus PTK Meetings – Thursday PTK will meet in the Library this Thursday at the Downtown Campus from 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. ASG and Student Life Counseling Erin Hayden, LMHC,...

Special edition of Northwest Now features a variety of topics with local impact

This special edition of Northwest Now is a magazine-style program that features reports from all across the Northwest on human trafficking, the resurgence of heroin, women's cardiovascular health, and a look at the natural disasters...

Superintendent Chris Reykdal talks with Northwest Now host Tom Layson

Randy Dorn was head of our state's Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) from 2009 to 2017, now Chris Reykdal has taken over the office since his election last November. In this edition of...

Mayor Marilyn Strickland delivers keynote at Bates Technical College’s commencement

Mayor Strickland will join faculty and other speakers at this year’s ceremony TACOMA, Wash. –Tacoma’s Mayor Marilyn Strickland will deliver remarks to graduates and guests at Bates Technical College’s commencement ceremony on Thursday, June 1,...

UWT, KBTC showcase documentary in free community event

In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, KBTC, a service of Bates Technical College, has partnered with UWT Center for Equity and Inclusion to bring a special presentation of the movie, Cambodian Son, to Tacoma on...

Friday’s Northwest Now highlights Youth Apprenticeship Program

As the cost for tuition at four-year universities continues to skyrocket, so does the dismay among high school students who wish to continue their education after graduation. But now there's a new option for those...