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Saturday, April 21, 2018

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...

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...

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...

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...

Brain Series lecturer explains best practices for children and screen media

It’s common to see young children navigate an iPad with the same ease as a teenager—but how much screen exposure is safe for kids? This year’s Brain Series will focus on providing parents and caregivers...

Scholastic Book Fair held at South Campus April 30-May 2

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 30...