46.9 F
Tacoma, US
Sunday, April 22, 2018

Bates graduate honored at Transforming Lives Award dinner

Bates Technical College Digital Media and Broadcasting and Video Production graduate Liam Murphy was honored at the Transforming Lives Award dinner in Olympia on Jan. 23. Murphy joined other nominees from the state's 34 two-year community...

Mayor Marilyn Strickland delivers keynote at Bates Technical College’s commencement

Mayor Strickland will join faculty and other speakers at this year’s ceremony TACOMA, Wash. –Tacoma’s Mayor Marilyn Strickland will deliver remarks to graduates and guests at Bates Technical College’s commencement ceremony on Thursday, June 1,...

Martin Luther King Jr. events include annual march, celebration

Bates Technical College will honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with two community events. The first features speakers Jacquie Banks and Keith Blocker. The celebration, themed “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: The Journey Continues,” will...

Bates Technical College instructor honored with Exceptional Faculty Award

Award recognizes one instructor annually for exemplary work performance and more TACOMA, Wash. –Bates Technical College instructor Ed Young received the 2015 Exceptional Faculty Award at a surprise announcement this week.  The annual award recognizes...

Local artist Dylan Kuehl speaks at annual Disability Awareness Day

The visual and performing artist is also a gold medalist in the Special Olympics TACOMA, Wash. –Bates Technical College will host local visual and performing artist Dylan Kuehl at the annual Disability Awareness Day on...

New program gives service members quick path to new career

Transitioning from the military to a civilian job can be a tough challenge. A new program announced recently at Joint Base Lewis McChord seeks to change that. The VIE-25 program — which stands for Veterans Industry...

Bates Technical College hires new lead of fire service programs

Retired assistant fire chief has long history in fire service community TACOMA, Wash. – Bates Technical College President Dr. Ron Langrell has announced that former Assistant Fire Chief Pat Dale will serve as Fire Service...

The News Tribune’s David Zeeck among featured speakers at Commencement ceremony

President and publisher Zeeck will join faculty and student speakers at this year’s ceremony TACOMA, Wash. –The News Tribune’s president and publisher David Zeeck will deliver the keynote address at Bates Technical College’s commencement exercise,...

OTA instructor Aimee Sidhu receives Exceptional Faculty Award

Annual award recognizes an instructor for exemplary work performance and more TACOMA, Wash. – Bates Technical College’s Occupational Therapy Assistant instructor Aimee Sidhu received the 2016 Exceptional Faculty Award in a surprise presentation recently. College President...

Bates Technical College vice president attends Harvard Institute for Educational Management

Dr. Lin Zhou, vice president of institutional effectiveness and student success, spent two weeks in July at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. to participate in the Harvard Institute for Educational Management. “Harvard University’s Institute for...