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Tuesday, October 15, 2019
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KBTC’s Northwest Now explores two ballot measures: car tabs and affirmative action

In November, Washington voters will decide on two crucial ballot measures, one potentially lowering the rates of car tabs back down to $30, and the other deciding the fate of affirmative action in our...
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Bates Technical College celebrates groundbreaking for new Center for Allied Health Education

Tacoma, Wash. — Bates Technical College will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Center for Allied Health Education on Friday, Oct. 11, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Downtown Campus Auditorium, 1101 South...

Seven faculty receive tenure during Monday’s Board of Trustees meeting

Congratulations to the faculty who received tenure during Monday's Board of Trustees meeting! President Lin Zhou stands with the newly-tenured faculty, and Trustees Christina Blocker, Heather Moss and Layne Bladow. Newly-tenured faculty: Jim Androy, Electrical Construction Christina...

Broadcasting and Video Production instructor named Educator of the Year

The Western Washington chapter of the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) recently named Bates Technical College faculty member Roland Robinson as Educator of the Year. Roland is also nominated for the SBE James C. Wulliman...
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Student Services announces winter quarter President’s and Dean’s List honorees

Student Services has announced the students who have been named to the Honor Roll for winter quarter 2019. Students who are enrolled in at least 12 college-level credits this quarter, and receive a minimum...

Student eNews for this week

This Week on Campus Phi Theta Kappa – Mondays PTK meets from 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. in the Student Lounge, C 303 Downtown every Monday. Can't make it? Join from your laptop or smartphone https://zoom.us/j/893700275 Interview Workshops!...
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KBTC’s Northwest Now focuses on housing market

As spring flowers pop up in yards throughout Western Washington, so do 'For Sale' signs. In this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at the local real estate market.  Hear from experts...

Northwest Now: New York Times, Frontline journalist Hedrick Smith

For five decades, he's established himself as America's premiere journalist, a Pulitzer Prize winning reporter, editor for the New York Times and Emmy Award winning producer, host Tom Layson sits down with Hedrick Smith. Smith...

Student eNews this week

This Week on Campus Frozen Food Pantry – Downtown – Monday – Friday The Pantry exists to provide free frozen food items for all currently enrolled student at Bates Technical College, to support those experiencing a...

Students visit legislators to deliver unique message

Twenty Bates Technical College students, employees and trustees delivered a sweet message to 24 state legislators and their aides on Thursday, Jan. 24. The group visited the Capitol with 240 freshly-baked chocolate chip cookies from...