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In demand: A degree in electronic communications systems downloads rewarding careers

In a world that is increasingly dependent upon efficient and reliable electronic and communications systems, it isn’t surprising that students who earn degrees in this field are hired soon after graduation. At Bates Technical College,...

New Advanced Technology Center built for hands-on learning

When the new Advanced Technology Center opens on Central/Mohler Campus winter quarter, hundreds of students will take their hands-on learning to a new level. Covering more than 51,629 square feet, the two-story facility will house...

College celebrates successful Commencement Ceremony

Last week, Bates Technical College celebrated the 2018 graduates at the college's largest-ever Commencement Ceremony, held at the Tacoma Dome on Thursday, May 24. View photos of the Commencement Ceremony Hundreds of family members and friends...

Documentary ‘Killing Us Softly 4’ airs as part of Diversity Academy

Diversity Academy organizers will offer a viewing of the documentary 'Killing Us Softly 4' across the three campuses in next week. The video is the newest edition of Jean Kilbourne's influential and award-winning Killing...

Bates Technical College celebrates graduates at commencement ceremony

Lt. Governor Cyrus Habib will join faculty and student speaker at this year’s ceremony TACOMA, Wash. — Bates Technical College will celebrate a graduating class of more than 700 students, nearly 300 of which will...

Discover Bates at the Open House, May 5

  The event features career programs through tours, information fair and activities TACOMA, Wash. – Curious about Bates Technical College’s programs? You’re invited to the college’s annual Open House on Thursday, May 5, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m.,...

Not just babysitting, Early Childhood Education graduate provides nurturing learning environment

Growing up with nearly 30 cousins, Eloisa Yanez-Rogers recalls playing teacher and pretending her youngest relatives were her students. She organized crafts, taught them how to spell their names, and helped them learn the...
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Find out how one NW company plans to break the land-speed record on KBTC’s...

In an out-of-the-way shop in Parkland, Wash., a team of about 50 people are working to break one of the most storied records in motor sports - the land-speed record. The North American Eagle project...

Are you prepared for an earthquake? Bates participates in Great Washington ShakeOut

Are You Ready to ShakeOut? With 318 million people living and working in the United States, a major earthquake could cause unprecedented devastation. What we do now, before a big earthquake, will determine how well...

Bates celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day with event, annual March for MLK

Activism is the theme of Bates Technical College’s Martin Luther King Jr. event TACOMA, Wash. – Bates Technical College will honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at an event featuring the Tacoma Action Collective on...