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KBTC’s Northwest Now focuses on how race plays a role in homelessness

As if the skyrocketing numbers of those who are homeless in our country aren't alarming enough--there's strong evidence that extreme poverty does discriminate, especially against African Americans. On Friday's edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer...

Tacoma native and New York Jets player Xavier Cooper on Friday’s Northwest Now

His name may not be familiar to you, but he's a local NFL star whose his numbers speak for themselves. On this edition of Northwest Now, we sit down with Tacoma native and resident...

KBTC’s Northwest Now dedicates show to Vietnam War and how it changed America

It was a contested war that cost more than 58,000 American lives, and the countless more of those living in Southeast Asia, during the mid-1960's to the mid-1970's. In April, filmmaker Ken Burns' acclaimed Vietnam...

Student eNews: Week of March 26

This Week on Campus   Sure Oak Scholarship – Now Sure Oak is offering $1,000 scholarships to all undergraduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university. Applicants must submit 1,000-1,500 word essay detailing how an education...

KBTC’s Northwest Now examines school shootings, gun control

In February, a mentally-disturbed former student at a Florida high school arrived on campus with a gun he obtained legally. He then opened fire inside the building, killing 17 and injuring 18 more before fleeing the...

Handbook helps connect students in need with community services

Bates Technical College's Disability Support Services (DSS) has updated its Directory of Community Services, filled with contact information for local services that will make it easier to connect students in need to community services. The...

Student eNews: Week of March 5

  This Week on Campus Phi Theta Kappa – Today Today PTK meets from 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM in the Student Diversity Center, room C 303 downtown. ASG General Assembly Meeting – Wednesday The next ASG General Assembly...

Spotlight on Faculty: History instructor encourages students to participate in educational process

Academic instructor Kurt Schaefer has been teaching history at Bates Technical College since 1991, "which is long enough to have had the children of former students in my class," says Kurt. He holds a...

Death penalty bill the focus of KBTC TV’s Northwest Now public affairs program

As of February 2018, there are eight people on Washington's Death Row at Walla Walla State Prison. In 2014, Governor Jay Inslee placed a moratorium on the state's death penalty program, and now there's...

This week’s Student eNews

Student eNews The Week of February 20, 2018 This Week on Campus Email Senator Murray – Now Senator Murray announced that she is soliciting personal stories from "current, former, and future students and their families about what they...