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Friday, July 20, 2018

Practical Nurse program hosts annual blood drive

Did you know that donating just one pint of blood can save up to three lives, according to the American Red Cross. In an effort to help collect more of this life-saving fluid, Bates...

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...

Student eNews: June 15-19

Important Information! The Culinary Arts department will close next week, June 15-19, so the students can participate in food service activities at the U.S. Open at Chamber’s Bay golf course. The Curbside Urban Cuisine at...

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...

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,...
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.

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...

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'...

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...

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...