This Week on Campus

Bates Student Photo Contest – Vote Today

ASG is running a student photo contest.  CLICK HERE to vote for your favorite. The top three photos with the most likes win! Voting ends March 14.

Phi Theta Kappa Chapter Meeting – Tuesday

Tuesday, March 8, 2016.  11:15am -12:15pm –  Downtown E303.

ASG General Assembly ­–  Wednesday

Join us for ASG General Assembly on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 @ 11:15 am-12:15 pm in the South Campus Auditorium. Free pizza for all students who attend.

75th Legacy Committee Meeting – Thursday

When: Thursday, March 10, 2016 @ 3:00 – ­4:00 pm

Location: President’s Conference room

Topic: Budget for project and time capsule discussion

ASG & Student Life

Board of Trustees Meeting

ASG would like to see you at the Board of Trustees meeting. Next meeting is March 22, @ 4 pm in the Downtown Campus Clyde Hupp Board Room.

Pizza and a Movie – Heist

ASG invite you to join us for pizza and a movie!  March 31 @ 3:00 pm in the South Campus Auditorium.  Come and watch the screening of Heist, enjoy some pizza, and just hang out with ASG. Free with Bates Student ID.

Reduced Cost Dental

Bates has a dental clinic located at the downtown campus. It is open to private pay patients and patients with Apple Health Care. Services include new patient exams, cleanings, fillings, crowns, and extractions. All services are at a reduced fee. Open Monday –Thursday, 8:00 am-3:00 pm. Call for an appointment 253-680-7310.

Electronics Drive – Update

The week long E-Cycle Event hosted by ASG was a success!  Donation stations were set up on all 3 campus and the following items were recycled: 4 computers, 6 keyboards, 10 mice, 6 printers, 1 subwoofer, 1 35mm projector, 1 home router, 2 DVD players, 8 cellphones, and various electronic cables and components.  Some of these items will be repurposed as training materials for the ITS students and the rest will be recycled.

Apply For Commencement – Apply Now

Class of 2016, did you know you have to apply to walk at the graduation ceremony?  Click here for more info.

Student Clubs

Interested in starting a club?  Visit our new club website It’s a great opportunity to meet new people who share a common interest.

Phi Theta Kappa News

            Next All Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, February 16, 2016.  11:15am-12:15pm –  Downtown E303.

Financial News

            Telecommunications Scholarship

Actively seeking students in Telecommunications Trades or Labor Studies Programs for the David Podworny Memorial Scholarship through TWU-USW (Telecommunications Workers – United Steel Workers) Local 1944 Union. Click here to apply.

Nursing Scholarships is now accepting applications through August 1, 2016 (midnight PST) for our three nursing scholarships:

  1.’s Nurses First Scholarship ($1000)
  2. Bridging Your Career: The RN to BSN Scholarship ($500)
  3. Breaking Barriers: Scholarship for Men in Nursing ($500)

Additional scholarship details, rules and terms of service are outlined here.

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2015-2016 Winter Quarter Important Dates

March 15                     Last day of Winter Quarter