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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

An interview with gubernatorial candidate Bill Bryant on Friday’s Northwest Now program

It's been over three decades since Washington state has seen its last GOP Governor. This November, voters will decide if that trend stays the same--or if a change is in order. In this edition of Northwest...

Bates Technical College hosts industry commercial truck driving conference

As Bates Technical College celebrates 75 years of service and success, the National Association of Publicly-funded Truck Driving Schools conference for regions one and two added to the year-long celebration with a successful two-day...

Student eNews: Jan. 16-20

This Week on Campus ASG General Assembly -- TODAY The first General Assembly of the New Year is today Wednesday, January 18, 2017 in the South Campus Auditorium from 11:15am-12:15pm. All students are welcome and are...

Northwest Now on KBTC features topics that affect you

In this edition of Northwest Now, we're getting out of the studio and going out into the field to take a closer look at the issues that affect all of us here in Western...

Student eNews: Oct. 12-16

  ASG & Student Life   75th Legacy Committee Interested in leaving something behind for future generations? Should we create a time capsule, plant a tree, publish a book, install a park bench?  How would you like to...

Rainiers offers opening weekend special to Bates community

As part of our partnership with the Tacoma Rainiers, college students and employees are invited to participate in a special opening weekend offer. You'll get a reserved seat ticket, including hot dog, chips, and drink,...

Feb. 27 Northwest Now: WSDOT secretary Lynn Peterson discusses transportation issues

Last December, Governor Jay Inslee announced a $12 billion plan to help improve the state's transportation system, and in February the State Senate announced a $15 billion transportation plan of its own. What changes and improvements can these plans...

Rep. Kilmer holds student town hall

Representative Derek Kilmer (WA-06) will hold a Student Town Hall open to all students in the region at the Tacoma Community College Campus on April 19 at 1:30 pm. Students from all higher education institutions in...

Friday’s Northwest Now focuses on President Trump’s executive order on immigration

It was one of President Trump’s first acts since he took office last month, and it has millions of immigrants not only angry, but fearing for their future, as well. On the next Northwest Now, host...

College explores creation of business intelligence associate degree

Data is important to the success of organizations and businesses, and they need skilled IT employees to maintain and analyze it. Instructors and the dean of Bates’ Information Technology programs are taking initial steps...