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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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...

Employee perks: Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios and Tacoma Remodeling Expo

Every now and then, vendors or event coordinators offer employees of Bates discounts or free tickets to various events. Check out the two offers below. Tacoma Remodeling Expo tickets available Bates has received complimentary tickets to the 2015...

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...

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...

Bates Technical College’s Culinary Arts serves up competition burger

TACOMA, Wash. – There are restaurant burgers, and then there are burgers that compete for awards. On Tuesday, Jan. 27, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the café at 1101 S. Yakima Avenue...

Join us on MLK Day for community march

MLK’s legacy of service lives on in our annual March for MLK. You’re invited to join Bates staff, students and countless community members to march to the City of Tacoma’s annual Martin Luther King Jr....

MLK Day Celebration features Living Voices performance

Join us as we celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a Living Voices performance. You’ll hear the story of a young African American student growing up in a small town in Mississippi on...

Winter (Buffet) Is Coming

'Tis the season for holiday treats! This year, our Culinary Arts program has created quite the menu for the annual holiday buffet. From honey-glazed ham and candied carrots to croquembouche (yep, we Googled that, too, and it sounds...

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...