This Week on Campus

Foundation Scholarships – Open Now

            The scholarship application for summer quarter is now open. The various scholarships available can be found in the attached PDF or on the foundation’s website. 

Scholarship Workshops – This Tuesday & Thursday

Attend a scholarship workshop to learn how to fill out the online application, and make your application stand out! Feel free to bring your lunch!

  • Tue, Apr 26 | 11:30 a.m. | South Campus | Multimedia Room (E101A)
  • Thu, Apr 28 | 11:30 a.m. | Downtown Campus | Diversity Center

            Next All Chapter Meeting – This Thursday

Thursday, April 21, 2016.  11:30 am – 12:15 pm – Downtown E303.

Apply For Commencement – Reduced price ending this Thursday

Class of 2016, did you know you have to apply to walk at the graduation ceremony?  Click here for more info.  The cost is $22.50 before April 28.

Graduating Class of 2016

Apply For Commencement

Class of 2016, did you know you have to apply to walk at the graduation ceremony?  Click here for more info.  The cost is $22.50 before April 28.

Cap and Gown

If you ordered your cap and gown online, you can pick it up from the student store after May 11. If you have not ordered your cap and gown, you can purchase one from the student store after May 11, while supplies last.

Open House

College Transfer & Resources Information Fair
May 5, 9:30 am – 1 pm at South Campus

Transferring to a four-year college or university requires a lot of careful planning. The College Transfer & Resources Information Fair can assist you with transfer options, college exploration, and the application process. The Open House also features information on services such as healthcare, financial counseling, affordable housing, employment and college funding. Ask for a free lunch ticket at the registration desk during the Open house.

ASG & Student Life

ASG General Assembly

Wednesday, April 20, 2016.  11:30 am – 12:15 pm – Downtown Auditorium.  All students welcome, free pizza for students who attend.

Board of Trustees Meeting

ASG would like to see you at the Board of Trustees meeting. Next meeting is April 26, 2016, on the South Campus at 3 p.m.

Tournament Tuesday at Central Campus
12:00 – 3:00 pm

Last week Digital Media won first place during our Wii Bowling tournament, thanks to Collin who bowled a 233.

  1. Digital Media (197)
  2. ITS (169)
  3. CNST (114)

There will be no tournament this week. See you next week.

Reduced Cost Dental

Bates has a dental clinic located at the downtown campus. It is open to private pay patients and patients with Apple Health Care. Services include new patient exams, cleanings, fillings, crowns, and extractions. All services are at a reduced fee. Open Monday –Thursday, 8 am – 3 pm. Call for an appointment 253-680-7310.

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.

Phi Theta Kappa News

Next All Chapter Meeting

Thursday, April 28, 2016.  11:30 am – 12:15 pm — Downtown E303.

PTK Elections

Phi Theta Kappans, elections are now open. Cast your vote.

Last Day to Accept Membership

            Been invited to join PTK? You must accept membership before May 29.

Financial News

            Foundation Scholarships

The scholarship application for summer quarter is now open. The various scholarships available can be found in the attached PDF or on the foundation’s website. The Bates Foundation will award up to 36 scholarships totaling $32,225 for summer quarter. The scholarship application deadline is Friday, May 6 at NOON. Please read the AwardSpring directions beginning on page 4 before starting your application.

Attend a scholarship workshop to learn how to fill out the online application, and make your application stand out! Feel free to bring your lunch!

  • Tue, Apr 26 | 11:30 a.m. | South Campus | Multimedia Room (E101A)
  • Thu, Apr 28 | 11:30 a.m. | Downtown Campus | Diversity Center

            Hispanic Student Resources

Here is a guide that focuses specifically on scholarships and resources for Hispanic students, which you may find useful.

Highway Construction/Trades Scholarship

A scholarship designed to assist underserved groups (women, minorities and socially/economically disadvantaged) pursuing training in the following trades: Carpenter, Electrician, Truck Driver, Iron Worker, Laborer and Heavy Equipment Mechanic. Application Deadline: July 1, 2016.  Click here to apply.            

            Telecommunications Scholarship

Actively seeking students in Telecommunications Trades or Labor Studies Programs for the David Podworny Memorial Scholarship. Available through TWU-USW (Telecommunications Workers – United Steel Workers) Local 1944 Union. Click here to apply.  Deadline July 1, 2016.

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2015-2016 Spring Quarter Important Dates

May 11                        Last day to drop class with a “W” on transcript

May 11                        Veteran Priority Registration

May 12                        Continuing Student Registration

May 13                        New Student Registration

June 3                          Last day of Spring Quarter

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