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Spotlight on Staff: Students’ bravery to change their lives inspires lead library technician Beth...

Lead Library Technician Beth Reichenbach had always loved books. But it wasn’t until she received her associate degree from Tacoma Community College and discovered...

Spotlight on Faculty: Instructional Designer Bryce Battisti improves student learning across the college

Bryce Battisti has been teaching science in a traditional classroom setting and online at Bates Technical College since 2011. In 2016 he started serving...
RogerKnapp, Instructor

Appetite for Instruction

SPOTLIGHT on Culinary Arts instructor Roger Knapp. Knapp has been a Bates faculty member for 23 years. Where do you find inspiration each day? Inspiration comes...

Meet Laura Robertson, Electronic and Communications Systems Technology instructor

Electronic and Communications Systems Technology program instructor Laura Robertson has been a faculty member for the past 25 years. Prior to coming to Bates, she taught...

Meet Your Veterans Student Advisor

What inspires you each day? I am inspired each day by the thought that I can help a soldier, veteran, spouse or dependent, think through their learning needs and educational options and make a quality decision about how to pursue their future.

Web development instructor dedicated to developing minds, providing knowledge

Web Development instructor Ingrid Smith started her career in the world of web as an apprentice. Originally from Germany, she has taught college-level technology...
Langrell and Young

College announces winner of 2015 Exceptional Faculty Award

In an announcement at South Campus earlier today, President Ron Langrell surprised technical high school faculty member Ed Young with the 2015 Exceptional Faculty Award....

Occupational Therapy Assistant instructor enjoys being creative, inspired by students’ dedication

Aimee Sidhu, MA, OTR/L, Occupational Therapy Assistant instructor and fieldwork coordinator, has been an instructor at Bates Technical College since the OTA program began...
Steve MacKay, sheet metal instructor

Meet Steve MacKay, Sheet Metal Instructor

1.Where do you find inspiration each day? Those who know me know that I'm a Christian. I spend early morning time each day in...

Machinist instructor named to advisory board of industry accrediting body

The National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) has selected Machinist program instructor Steve Rose to serve on the advisory council. NIMS, the manufacturing industry’s certification...