Monday, March 29, 2010

Bates unveils three more public service announcements

Thanks to the hard work of Michael Peters, manager of creative services at KBTC, the college now has three more 30-second public service announcements that showcase many of our students and their stories. The PSAs will air on KBTC, TV Tacoma and CollegeVision. These stations are already running the original three student testimonials.

View all six PSAs here:

Know your career colors at this year's Open House

Special thanks to KBTC for creating this public service announcement.

Save the date for this year's exciting Brain Series event!

Special thanks to KBTC for creating this public service announcement!

Bates announces newest Certified Electronic Technicians

Dave Skeen, electronics technician instructor, is pleased to announce three of his students recently passed their certification tests and are now Certified Electronic Technicians.

  • Kyle Pederson
  • Jacob Jorgensen
  • Denis Legkiy
 Way to go, Dave, Kyle, Jacob and Denis!

University of Phoenix to hold transfer readiness workshop

Instructors, please share with students.

Planning to transfer to another college after graduating from Bates? This free Transfer Readiness Workshop may be just for you!

On Monday, April 12, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Tacoma Learning Center, 1145 Broadway Plaza, Ste. 500 in Tacoma, a University of Phoenix representative will be available to answer questions about financial options, scheduling classes, transferring credits and receiving credits for prior work experience. You can even learn your approximate graduation date!

Many of Bates' career education programs have articulation agreements with University of Phoenix, including Early Childhood Education and Legal Office Assistant. For a complete list, contact Mike Brandstetter, x7229.

Even if you don't plan to attend the University of Phoenix, this workshop has tips and information for anyone who plans to transfer their two-year degree to another college or university.

Contact Kari Dickerson, community relations liasion for the University of Phoenix, at 425.572.1678 to reserve a seat.

Click here to learn more.

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