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Long legacy of aerospace education as Bates Technical College celebrates 75th year

The job market for aerospace is soaring. With 1,350 aerospace and related companies in our region, chances are high that if you have the right skills, certifications and degrees, you’ll land a career. So what...
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Bates honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with annual community March...

The community is invited to join Bates Technical College staff and students to honor and celebrate the legacy of Dr. Marin Luther King Jr. on Monday, Jan. 20 at the annual March for MLK....
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Bates Technical College’s president Lin Zhou joins College Spark board

The organization funds programs in our state that help low-income students become college-ready. TACOMA, Wash. – Trustees at College Spark Washington appointed Bates Technical College President Lin Zhou, Ph. D. to the College Spark...

Senator Patty Murray tours college’s Early Learning Center, talks access to child care

Did you know that the cost of child care has increased by 25 percent in the past decade? With costs steadily rising, more families are forced to pay more than they make for child...

Bates Technical High School receives $10,000 grant from Ingersoll Rand Foundation

TACOMA, Wash. — Bates Technical High School is the recent recipient of a $10,000 Real Tools for Schools grant from the Ingersoll Rand Foundation, which will be used to purchase new diagnostic equipment for the...

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...

Bates Technical College to hold emergency lockdown drills at each campus

Emergency lockdown exercises will help build awareness around procedures and test alert systems TACOMA, Wash. – In an effort to strengthen the college’s emergency preparedness, Bates Technical College will conduct emergency lockdown drills at its...

Bates Technical College unveils new website, web address

BatesTech.edu includes improved layout, responsive design TACOMA, Wash. — Bates Technical College is proud to welcome you to the new BatesTech.edu website. This website is part of a yearlong, three-phase web project to build a...

Updates, Aug. 5: Registration at Downtown Campus is available; reactivating student email accounts

Connection between the State Board and Downtown Campus is restored, so those who wish to register can visit Student Services for assistance. You can also see your advisor on your campus to register. Please...
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KBTC’s Northwest Now highlights the anniversary of Woodstock

This week, it's been half a century since a concert in upstate New York ended up becoming a big part of American history. On this edition of Northwest Now, we talk to University of Washington...