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Thursday, February 21, 2019

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...

Salute to Sacrifice: Bates’ Veterans Day celebration features JBLM command sergeant major

With Joint Base Lewis-McChord nearby, the Tacoma-Pierce County area is often called a military community. But, what is it like to be a service member or veteran in today’s society? Keynote speaker Command Sergeant Major...

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.    

College celebrates Disability Awareness Day with Linda Wilder

Join us for the college’s annual Disability Awareness Day as Linda Wilder shares her experience as a woman who is visually impaired. Linda lost her vision at age 28 and began her journey of education, employment and self-confidence leading...

MLK Day festivities include march and celebration

Footsteps Forward, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Clyde Hupp Board Room, Downtown Campus Join us as we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with keynote speaker Erin Jones. Jones is the Tacoma School District’s...