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Thursday, February 21, 2019

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...

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....