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Bates Technical College’s Culinary Arts program participates in Governor’s Inaugural Ball

  As part of the 2017 Governor’s Inaugural Ball on Wednesday, Jan. 11, Bates Technical College’s Culinary Arts program will prepare artisan hors d’oeuvres that feature locally-sourced ingredients. The college’s menu lists an array of fragrant...

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...

Under the sea: Students add sparkle to Fantasy Lights with wild whales and large...

Four whales breaching in the sparkling waters and a lively lobster dazzle your eyes as you wind your way through Fantasy Lights this year. Reaching between 12 and 17 feet high, the structures are...

Bates Technical College appoints executive director and general manager of KBTC Public Television

TACOMA, Wash. – Bates Technical College President Dr. Ron Langrell recently announced the appointment of DeAnne Hamilton as executive director and general manager of KBTC Public Television. Hamilton will assume her role on Dec....

Salute to Sacrifice: Bates’ Veterans Day celebration features JBLM command sergeant major

With Joint Base Lewis-McChord nearby, the Tacoma-Pierce County area is often called a military community. But, what is it like to be a service member or veteran in today’s society? Keynote speaker Command Sergeant Major...
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Public forums scheduled for KBTC executive director and general manager finalists

TACOMA, Wash. – The public is invited to attend open forums for three finalists for the position of Executive Director and General Manager of KBTC. The forums will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 26, beginning...

Christina Blocker appointed to Bates Technical College Board of Trustees

TACOMA, Wash. –Governor Jay Inslee recently appointed Christina Blocker to serve on the Bates Technical College Board of Trustees. Blocker most recently served as the program coordinator of the basic food program at Sound Outreach, a non-profit...

Bates invites students affected by ITT Tech closure to special Open House

Students who were enrolled at an ITT Tech campus can learn more about Bates Technical College programs TACOMA, Wash. – Bates Technical College will hold a special Open House on Monday, Sept. 12, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.,...

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...

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,...