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Saturday, July 11, 2020

Students! Now you can get MS Office 365 for FREE!

As educators, everyone at Bates Technical College is united behind a single goal – help prepare our students to become the best they can be. Now, there’s an exciting new benefit that aims to go...

Inclement Weather: What you need to know about college procedures

If you haven't broken out your winter coats, this is probably the week to do it. It's also time to review the college's inclement weather procedures and closure notification resources. Bates closure alert resources: Rave...
News

Al Griswold announced as college’s Executive Vice President

TACOMA, Wash. – Bates Technical College President Dr. Ron Langrell recently announced the appointment of Al Griswold as executive vice president, effective March 16. Griswold has more than 20 years of experience in community and...

Spotlight on Staff: Civil Engineering instructor creates student-centered classroom experience

Taina Padilla Anderson has been teaching students in the Civil Engineering program since January. She holds a Master’s Degree from University of Washington Tacoma in geospatial technologies, and a Bachelor’s Degree from University of...

Friday’s Northwest Now focuses on Project Comet and space

On this Friday's episode of Northwest Now, you'll travel with host Tom Layson to Everett to learn more about a team of volunteers painstakingly restoring a de Havilland Comet from the 1950s. Project Comet...

Bates Technical College appoints executive director and general manager of KBTC Public Television

TACOMA, Wash. – Bates Technical College President Dr. Ron Langrell recently announced the appointment of DeAnne Hamilton as executive director and general manager of KBTC Public Television. Hamilton will assume her role on Dec....

Spotlight on Staff: Meet Counselor Erin Hayden

Licensed mental health counselor Erin Hayden is the college’s first counselor, and she is responsible for providing support to students as they navigate their way through college. The northwest native holds a Master’s Degree in...

Associated Student Government’s Robotics Club reboots for the future

The Robotics Club at Bates Technical College rebooted during summer quarter. Headed by the students in the Electronic Equipment Service Technician program, the club meets every Thursday at 11 a.m., when classes are in...

The triple amputation school of beauty

In November, Carol Decker came to speak to more than fifty Practical Nurse and Occupational Therapy Assistant students at Bates Technical College. They listened to her for an hour, and their attention never lagged in spite...

“Hub on the Hilltop” short film entered into nationwide film contest

McGranahan Architects brings story about Bates Technical College’s technology center to life in film competition What happens when an underrepresented community gets close access to a state-of-the art, technology-focused higher education facility? That is the story...