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Sunday, December 17, 2017

Join us on MLK Day for community march

MLK’s legacy of service lives on in our annual March for MLK. You’re invited to join Bates staff, students and countless community members to march to the City of Tacoma’s annual Martin Luther King Jr....

KBTC’s Northwest Now focuses on Puyallup School Bond and I-1366

We're less than a month away from another election here in Western Washington, and this year's ballot has many crucial initiatives that could have lasting effects on not only politics, but on education as...

Student eNews: May 23-27

This Week on Campus             Bookstore Closed Both Downtown and South Campus Stores will be closed beginning Monday, May 23. On Wednesday, June 1, the stores will reopen as part of Barnes & Noble College. Workforce Education...

Conversation Partners helps students with English immersion

Want to meet people from around the world and help improve their English skills? You’re invited to join ELS/Tacoma for Conversation Partners with students enrolled in English courses at ELS Language Centers. All Bates Technical...

Net Neutrality the topic for Friday’s Northwest Now series

The Federal Communications Commission is considering new rules that could change the way you use the Internet. On Friday's edition of Northwest Now, we'll take a closer look at the issue of Net Neutrality and what these...

Earth Day co-founder, Bullitt Center, the focus of Northwest Now

Forty-five years ago this week, America celebrated the first ever Earth Day.  On Friday's edition of Northwest Now, we'll take a closer look at Earth Day and its co-founder, Denis Hayes, CEO of the Bullitt...

Maritime heritage museum featured on Friday’s Northwest Now on KBTC

One of the many museums that call Tacoma home is dedicated to displaying the city's rich maritime heritage. In this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at Tacoma's Foss Waterway Seaport museum, located on...

Aug. 21 Northwest Now focuses on Tacoma’s Charter Schools, airs at 7:30 p.m.

Three of the state's seven charter schools will open right here in Tacoma next month.  On the next Northwest Now, we'll take a closer look at these new schools and find out what they...

November Board of Trustees meeting date change

The November Board of Trustees meeting date has changed to Tuesday, Nov. 29. The regular meeting will begin at 4 p.m. at the Downtown Campus Clyde Hupp Board Room.  For more information, please go to www.bates.ctc.edu/Board-Meetings.    

Feb. 5: Northwest Now explores state’s guardianship laws with Keri Kasem

It's difficult enough to deal with the emotional pain of watching a loved one's health deteriorate into the final days of life. But that pain gets deeper for some who, because of current guardianship laws,...