This Week

Phi Theta Kappa Meeting – This Tuesday

Join us tomorrow next to the Diversity Center (E303) at Downtown Campus between 11:30am and 12:15pm to talk about an exciting opportunity to host the PTK Regional Spring Conference in March! We will need as many people to attend and volunteer as possible. There will be free food, raffles, etc. at the conference. As always each time you attend a meeting your name gets entered into the monthly drawing for a free PTK BYO t-shirt!

Open Registration – This Tuesday

All students can register for classes today.

Conversation Corner – This Tuesday

ELS Conversation Corner is a time for ELS students to meet Bates students and practice their English.  Tuesdays from 12:00 – 1:00 PM in the Downtown Cafeteria.  Stop by, enjoy some conversation, and make some friends.

Bates Basketball – This Tuesday Night

Cheer on the Bates Bobcats basketball team at the semifinals playoff game!

They play at Peoples Center located at 1602 MLK Jr Way Tacoma, WA 98405

Tuesday December 8th @ 7:30pm.

General Assembly – This Wednesday

ASG general Assembly is this Wednesday November 9th from 11:15-12:15 Downtown campus auditorium.  Free pizza for students who participate & all students encouraged to attend.

 

Phi Theta Kappa News

Regional Officer from Bates Technical College

Congratulations to our very own Rebecca Denton!  Rebecca recently accepted the position of PTK Regional Vice President for District II.

Next All Chapter Meeting

Join us tomorrow next to the Diversity Center (E303) at Downtown Campus between 11:30am and 12:15pm to talk about an exciting opportunity to host the PTK Regional Spring Conference in March! We will need as many people to attend and volunteer as possible. There will be free food, raffles, etc. at the conference. As always each time you attend a meeting your name gets entered into the monthly drawing for a free PTK BYO t-shirt!

ASG & Student Life

Job Openings on ASG

Looking for an afterschool job on campus?  Consider joining ASG. ASG is hiring a treasurer, event coordinator and club coordinator.  Click here for application. Email LeMont Lucas for Job Descriptions.  Applications due December 9th at 4:00pm.

Queer I Am

Queer I Am is a 2 day-long summit at South Puget Sound Community College that aims to create a liberating space that engages Queer individuals and their many communities to develop their sense of belonging and pride in Queer culture and community.  It’s March 25-26th. If you are interested in attending, at no cost to you, please email Juliette Kern ASAP, spots are limited.

Student Clubs

Interested in starting a club?  Visit our new club website bates.ctc.edu/clubs. It’s a great opportunity to meet new people who share a common interest.

Bates Basketball

Cheer on the Bates Bobcats basketball team at the semifinals playoffs!

They play at Peoples Center located at 1602 MLK Jr Way Tacoma, WA 98405:

Tuesday December 8 @ 7:30pm

Locks and Socks Winter Clothing Drive

Please bring new or gently used socks, hats, scarves, gloves, sleeping bags and tarps to the collection box in the downtown Student Diversity Center. These items will be donated to Locks and Socks, a program who will distribute them to homeless people in our community.   Warm up somebody’s winter.

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News from the Library

Library hours to change starting today!!

Jennie Vano, South Campus Librarian, has resigned from Bates.  Her final day with Bates is December 4th, 2015.  Her many friends at Bates, wish her the best of luck in her future.  With this change, starting on December 7, 2015, the hours at each library will be:

  • South Campus Library
    Mon-Thu, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    Fri, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Downtown Campus Library
    Mon-Wed, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    Thu, 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.
    F, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Librarian Mike Wood will serve at the South Campus Library on Thursdays.

Financial News

Work Study Job on Campus

If you received Federal Financial Aid or Loans, you may be eligible for a Work Study job on campus. We currently have jobs open on South and Downtown campus. Please contact Jaime Huey to learn more.

ELS News

Conversation Partners

ELS needs your help! We have three lovely Saudi ladies who would love to participate in conversation corner, however because of cultural customs; they do not feel comfortable joining the group discussions because of the proximity to men. We are looking for three women to be individual partners with these ladies. Please contact Chelsea Annis to get involved.

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2015-2016 Fall Quarter Important Dates

December 7                Veteran Priority Registration

December 8                Open Registration

December 15              Last day of fall quarter

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