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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Have a blast on 4th of July! College closure and Freedom Fair information

The college will be closed on Tuesday, July 4 to celebrate the Independence Day holiday. Please note that while the college is open to the public on Monday, July 3, there will be no classes...

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...

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...

Diversity Academy events coming up, open to students and employees

The college's Diversity Academy is holding the following upcoming events. They are open to students and college employees. If you have any questions, please contact Sheila Lee, communications human diversity instructor, shlee@bates.ctc.edu, 253.680.7267. Book Club Discussions We...

Scholastic Book Fair is here!

The student-run Marketing Club has teamed up with Scholastic Book Fair to coordinate and manage a Scholastic Customer Appreciation Sale in Tacoma at Bates Technical College's South Campus, 2201 S. 78th Street, April 27-29. You'll...

Brain Series lecturer Dr. Laura Kastner shows you how to curb your child’s bad...

As parents and caregivers, we know that guiding children can come with unique challenges. How do you prevent tantrums? What strategies do you use with an overactive or a defiant child? The 20th Annual Brain Series features Dr. Laura Kastner,...

Turkey, ham and pie – oh, my! Culinary Arts holds Thanksgiving buffet

Why wait until Nov. 24 to enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving meal? For just $10, you can start the holiday a week early at the Culinary Arts Annual Thanksgiving Buffet on Thursday, Nov. 17, 11 a.m.-12:30...