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Gov. Inslee appoints fire captain as Bates Technical College trustee

Local firefighter and Lakewood resident to serve on college Board of Trustees TACOMA, Wash. – Governor Jay Inslee has appointed West Pierce Fire and Rescue Fire Captain Layne Bladow to serve on the Bates Technical...

Deaf artist and Seattle native Ann Silver featured at Disability Awareness Day

Bates Technical College will feature internationally-known deaf artist Ann Silver at the annual Disability Awareness Day on Thursday, Oct. 24, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The free and open-to-the-public event will be held at the college’s...

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...

KBTC Public Television’s Northwest Now programs win big awards at industry competitions

TACOMA, WASH. – KBTC Public Television’s Managing Editor Tom Layson won first place in the General News Reporting category of the Society of Professional Journalist’s (SPJ) annual Excellence in Journalism competition for region 10,...

Nursing program offers credit to qualified veterans for prior military experience

TACOMA, Wash. – Transitioning from the military to a civilian job can be a challenge. A new initiative at Bates Technical College aims to make it easier for qualified veterans to earn a degree...

KBTC Public Television’s public affairs program wins Telly Award

KBTC Public Television, a service of Bates Technical College, has added another award to it's growing collection of accolades. Emmy Award-winning public affairs program Northwest Now secured a Bronze Telly Award at the 37th annual competition. The winning episode,...

Bates Technical College kicks off 75th anniversary

Gubernatorial proclamation declares Sept. 22, 2015 as “Bates Technical College 75th Anniversary Day” TACOMA, Wash. – On Tuesday, Sept. 22, Bates Technical College kicked off a year-long celebration of the college’s 75th anniversary during employee...

KBTC Public Television reels in industry award

WASHINGTON - February 24, 2015 - The Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) today presented the 2015 National Advocacy Award to Rob Dunlop, President & CEO, KCTS 9, and Ed Ulman, Executive Director &...

‘A whale of a good time’ awaits Fantasy Lights visitors

Visitors will get a big whale-come to this year’s Fantasy Lights at Spanaway Park. Bates Technical College welding students crafted a ginormous whale as part of the college’s contribution to the holiday drive-through gift...

KBTC Public Television’s Northwest Now wins Excellence in Journalism award

The winning episode also won a Telly award and received an Emmy nomination TACOMA, Wash. – Managing Editor Tom Layson of KBTC Public Television, a service of Bates Technical College, took home another prestigious award...