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Sunday, December 17, 2017

Northwest Now season premiere: Back to school with filmmaker Greg Marks and Nathan Gibbs...

Fall is in the air and along with it is the return to school for Western Washington K-12 students. In this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at some of the issues...

Bates Technical College’s apprenticeship navigator receives accolades for re-entry work

Finding a meaningful career after incarceration is tough. That’s where Bates Technical College’s Apprenticeship Navigator Karen Dhaliwal steps in. Her role in helping those individuals find long-term jobs in the apprenticeship field was recently...

“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...

Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib visits campus, meets with President Langrell

On Wednesday morning, Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib visited Bates President Dr. Ron Langrell to talk about higher education initiatives and identify potential opportunities for future collaboration. Board of Trustees Chair Layne Bladow, Executive Vice President...

Excessive heat expected this week

Bobcats beware! It's going to be hot this week. Stay safe and keep cool. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued an excessive heat warning for parts of the Puget Sound area this week. Temperatures...

Student eNews: July 31-Aug. 4

  This Week on Campus Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Meetings PTK will meet in the courtyard today from 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. Asian Pacific American Affairs – Today I am recruiting applications for the Ruth Woo...

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...

Student eNews: Week of July 24

This Week on Campus ASG Elections – Today *ASG Electronic elections are July 24, 2017, 8 AM – 11 AM.* - SC Tech lab, room E 205 will be open for SC students and the link...

Student eNews: July 17-21

  This Week on Campus   ASG General Assembly Meeting - Wednesday The next ASG General Assembly meeting is Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in the South Campus auditorium from 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM. Pizza is available for...

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...