Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Step into the sun at the Global Heritage Celebration!

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Foundation announces fall scholarships

The Bates Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for fall quarter. The foundation will award up to 32 scholarships totaling $17,350 for fall. To apply for a scholarship, visit our online application at https://scholarships.bates.ctc.edu/Stars/. The scholarship application deadline is Friday, July 22 at noon. Please contact LeAnn Dreier at x7160 with questions.

Take the Art Bus to Third Thursday ArtWalk

Get to the ArtWalk on the Art Bus
Why walk when you can ride? Purchase Art Bus tickets from 253 Collective member artist Dionne Bonner and receive 10 percent discount on a piece of art by Dionne on display at the collective.

The Tacoma Art Bus is a tour of art exhibits during Tacoma's Third Thursday ArtWalk. This month, the walk falls on June 16.

Purchase Art Bus tickets for $10 by June 14. Contact member artist Dionne Bonner at 253.468.2514 or email info@253Collective.com.

Then, ride the bus to ArtWalk on June 16 and visit the 253 Collective showroom and retail gallery, located at 1901 S. Jefferson. The 253 Collective will be open from 3-8 p.m. during ArtWalk night.

More about Art Bus
The Art Bus is a tour of local art exhibits in downtown Tacoma. Some of the galleries provide free food and beverages along the way. This tour is inspirational and a lot of fun for people of all ages. Rider buttons are created by a different local artist each month. Collect them all! For more information about ArtWalk visit http://www.theangelajossy.com/artbus.htm.

Wanted: Puyallup Fair Volunteers

Bates' Outreach and Recruitment and the Diversity Center are seeking students and staff to volunteer at the Bates Booth at the Puyallup Fair!

Located in education building/pavilion near the Gold Gate (main entry), the booth will be stocked with class schedules, information request cards, brochures and more. Your role is to do what you do best: promote the college!

As a Bates representative, you’ll receive free parking and free fair entrance. Contact Billie Jo Wood, x7213, to sign up for your shift today!

Shifts are available on Monday, Sept. 12, Tuesday, Sept. 13, or Sunday, Sept. 25 at the following times:
  • 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • 12:30-3 p.m.
  • 3-5:30 p.m.
  • 5:30-8 p.m.
  • 8-10 p.m.