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Gov. Inslee talks budget, transportation, and education on Friday’s Northwest Now

Northwest Now host Tom Layson sits down with Governor Jay Inslee for an in-depth discussion that examines a major part of the governor's 2015 agenda: budget, transportation and education. Friday at 7:30 p.m., take a closer...

Student eNews: Feb. 17-20

Diversity and Student Life THIS WEEK:  ASG General Assembly Meeting – February 18 This month’s General Assembly meeting is tomorrow, February 18 from 11:15am to 12:15pm in the Downtown Campus Auditorium. The mid-year passport drawing will...

Program helps homeless families through education, employment

Housed in the Workforce Education Services offices in Room E316 at the college's Downtown Campus, Karen Dhaliwal works with students experiencing housing instability and homelessness. Dhaliwal, a navigator with MDC-Making a Difference in Community, is...

Friday’s Northwest Now focuses on Black History Month

Last November's nationwide protests over a grand jury's decision not to prosecute a Missouri police officer in the shooting death of  Michael Brown were more than just communities venting frustration over the legal system,...

Employee perks: Cirque du Soleil’s Kurios and Tacoma Remodeling Expo

Every now and then, vendors or event coordinators offer employees of Bates discounts or free tickets to various events. Check out the two offers below. Tacoma Remodeling Expo tickets available Bates has received complimentary tickets to the 2015...
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Computer services disruption this President’s Day weekend

The State Board for Community and Technical Colleges will complete a required move of its online servers and systems over President’s Day weekend. This means State Board-related systems and services will be unavailable between...

Northwest Now, KBTC’s public affairs program, focuses on Nat’l Wear Red Day

Friday, Feb. 6, is National Wear Red Day - an annual reminder that heart disease is the number one cause of death in women. On Friday's edition of Northwest Now, we talk to women who have survived...
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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...

Occupational Therapy Assistant student club reports successful clothing drive

Warm Winter Clothing Drive Comes to a Successful End The Student Occupational Therapy Assistant Club is happy to report that the warm winter clothing drive has come to a successful end. OTA student and president of the club...

Friday’s Northwest Now examines guardianship laws

Is it possible for a total stranger to take total control of important aspects of a loved one's life like their finances and where they will live? According to current guardianship laws, the answer is yes. On...