Welcome back students, staff and faculty, make this quarter a great one!
Native American Day – Today 4PM – 6PM, Central/Mohler Campus
We would like to introduce to the community the first-ever NATIVE AMERICAN DAY! Please join us in celebration and to welcome the Native Community to our campus. Festivities will include remarks from college staff, drumming and singing from members of the Puyallup Tribe Canoe. Family, Networking, Food & Vendors.
Central Mohler Campus: 2320 S 19th St, Tacoma, WA 98405
ASG and Student Life
Dear ASG Clubs, this is a friendly reminder that all ASG clubs will sunset after summer quarter. Clubs must be re-sanctioned annually, if a club wishes to continue for the next academic year, they must re-apply for sanctioning. Clubs are encouraged to re-apply in early July for the next academic year.
Start a student club! Visit our club website bates.ctc.edu/clubs. It is a great opportunity to meet new people who share a common interest.
A club for those wanting to support and encourage those with addictions. For more information, contact Tristan McClain, firstname.lastname@example.org.
X Intersectionality Club
The club also has open leadership opportunities for treasurer, vice-president, secretary & public relations. For more information, contact Megan Sales, email@example.com.
Are you interested in organic gardening? The Sustainability Club meets every Wednesday in the Downtown Campus Cafeteria from 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM. For more information, contact Gabriel Montgomery, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interested in Robotics? Bates Bots meets every Thursday in room C 102 (Electronics, Downtown Campus). Come check us out! Read more about the club in The Insider.
Erin Hayden, LMHC, is available to meet with students for personal counseling. She can help support you in dealing with things like depression, anxiety, ADHD, and substance abuse. She can also help you learn to cope with academic stress, or with difficult life events like a breakup, illness, or death of a loved one. There is no cost to you, and your conversations are confidential. Call 253-680-7006 or email email@example.com to get connected. Learn more about Erin.
Handbook connects students in need with community services
Bates Technical College’s Disability Support Services (DSS) has updated its Directory of Community Services, filled with contact information for local services that will make it easier to connect students in need to community services. The document is located on the right ‘contact us’ panel on the DSS webpage. DSS coordinator Dan Eberle says, “We publish this document because of the needs of our students. It’s important to their educational success to make sure they have all the support they need, including a convenient way to for them to seek assistance from these resources,” he says. Read more on The Insider.
Need assistance funding your education? Bates Foundation scholarships can help.
The Bates Foundation offers quarterly scholarships that can provide assistance with your educational expenses. If your financial aid package doesn’t cover all of your tuition, you have student loans or are a self-pay student, scholarships can help you to focus on your education by helping to relieve your financial burdens. For more information about the scholarship process and workshops, contact LeAnn Dreier at 253.680.7160 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Phi Theta Kappa News
Scholarships are now open
Apply now at ptk.org/scholarships
Have a 3.5+ GPA?
If you have earned 12 college level credits, with a 3.5 cumulative GPA or above, you may be eligible to join Phi Theta Kappa, the international honors society on campus. Keep your eyes on your email for an invitation!
2017-2018 Summer Quarter Important Dates
June 6 First day of Summer quarter
June 8 Last day to add a class w/o Instructor permission
June 19 Last day to add a class w/ instructor permission
June 20 Last day to drop a class at 40% refund
July 4 Independence Day – College Closed
July 20 Last day to drop a class for a “W” on transcript
August 17 Last day of Summer Quarter
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