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Sunday, April 22, 2018

November Board of Trustees meeting date change

The November Board of Trustees meeting date has changed to Tuesday, Nov. 29. The regular meeting will begin at 4 p.m. at the Downtown Campus Clyde Hupp Board Room.  For more information, please go to www.bates.ctc.edu/Board-Meetings.    

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...

Take a trip to the tropics at this year’s Bates Sizzles

Surf's up! Don your flip-flops and Hawaiian shirt for this year's signature fundraiser. Sip on a Mai Tai and tour the tropics as organizers infuse a healthy dose of the Aloha Spirit at the historic Pantages Theater on...
Bates Culinary Arts Chefs

Welcome to the ultimate food fight: BTC team competes in world food competition

That's what our Culinary Arts instructors and one lucky student will learn when they duke it out on the national stage to compete for the title of best burger in the world at the World Burger Championship.

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...

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...

Phi Theta Kappa presents, “Ending Debtors Prison”

THIS WEEK:  Phi Theta Kappa hosts “Ending Debtors Prison” Phi Theta Kappa hosts “Ending Debtors Prison” presented by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Guest speaker Caitlin Anderson will outline the pitfalls surrounding legal financial...

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'...

Fantasy Lights: An annual tradition for many and a valued partner for Bates Technical...

The first season of Fantasy Lights in 1995 brought 38 leased or purchased displays. In just a few years, organizers established vital partnerships that have earned Fantasy Lights the title of largest drive-through light...

Professional Development Opportunities for Administrators

Two groups recently announced upcoming professional development conferences to be held this summer. Working in conjunction with Washington State University and Western Washington University, representatives from the University of Washington spearheaded the initiative to create...