This Week on Campus
Email Senator Murray – Now
Senator Murray announced that she is soliciting personal stories from “current, former, and future students and their families about what they think Congress should tackle when it comes to higher education.” Her office will accept stories by email at HigherEdStories2018@help.senate.gov through February 23, 2018.
DREAMers Scholarship – Now
Undocumented students can apply for a two-year $14,500 scholarship ($7,250 per year) for Washington State Community College Graduates. Students can use the scholarship at the University of Washington – Seattle Campus or Eastern Washington University. The application closes March 1, 2018. Apply here: TheDream.US Scholarship
Phi Theta Kappa – Today
Today PTK meets from 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM in the Student Diversity Center, room C 303 downtown.
Rock Painting Thursdays – Thursday
This Thursday from 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM in the Student Diversity Center, room C 303
downtown. For more information go to: Facebook.com/groups/batesrocks.
ASG and Student Life
Students of Color Conference – April 12-14, 2018 in Yakima, Washington
The goal of the conference is to provide a fun, educational experience that promotes leadership, cultural competency, and academic success. It is also important to us that we provide a safe environment for each participant. To be eligible, students must be:
- Maintaining a 2.0 or better cumulative GPA (transcript verified)
- Be available to attend the entire conference from April 12-14, 2018 in Yakima, Washington
- Apply online at ctc.edu/SOCC or
- If you don’t have internet access, this form can be picked up in the Student Diversity Center, room C 301 downtown and room B 512 on South Campus
X Intersectionality Club
The club also has open leadership opportunities for treasurer, vice-president, secretary & public relations. For more information, contact Megan Sales, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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, email@example.com.
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.
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.
Workforce Education Services Funding Workshop
Downtown Campus – Tuesday, February 13, 2018 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
The Tacoma Vet Center is seeking highly motivated and mature student-veterans to serve as work-study employees. Candidates must be qualified for VA work-study program. If interested, please contact the VA certifying official, Andy Hall, at (253) 680-7035 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
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 email@example.com.
Phi Theta Kappa News
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 Winter Quarter Important Dates
March 5 Last day of regularly scheduled General Education classes
March 13 Last day of Winter quarter
March 19 – 23 Spring Break
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