For decades, it’s existed in tabloids found mainly on newsstands and in grocery store checkout lines. But with the advent of the internet and social media, it’s seemingly grown out of control–so much to the point that it may have played a partial role in the outcome of the 2016 election.
As parents and caregivers, we know that guiding children can come with unique challenges. How do you prevent tantrums? What strategies do you use with an overactive or a defiant child?
Every 98 seconds, someone in America is sexually assaulted. It’s a problem that affects both genders and all ages. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and in this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at this problem. We’ll hear from the Sexual Assault Center of Pierce County and Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist.
TACOMA, Wash. – Bates Technical College instructional designer Bryce Battisti was recently selected as a 2017 Anna Sue McNeill Assessment, Teaching and Learning Award recipient. The award recognizes a faculty member’s ability to positively affect student learning in a public two or four-year college in Washington state.
The Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) recently selected Bates Technical College Dental Assistant instructor Teri Amundsen to serve on their team as an accreditation commissioner during the 2017-2018 session. Amundsen, who was selected from a nation-wide pool of applicants, will conduct on-site inspections and provide resources and information for all U.S. institutions that seek CODA accreditation.
It’s a problem that medical experts say has grown to epidemic proportions across the country–opioid addiction.
Representative Derek Kilmer (WA-06) will hold a Student Town Hall open to all students in the region at the Tacoma Community College Campus on April 19 at 1:30 pm.
The tiny home trend is not just for those who want to downsize their living space. These homes are also shelters for those experiencing homelessness. This year, Washington’s Workforce Board has put together a Career and Technical Education (CTE) Showcase of Skills Homeless Shelter Project competition to help build tiny homes for those in need, while providing […]
Bates Technical College has selected Practical Nurse student Bridgette Leech to represent the college as a member of the All-Washington Academic Team. Governor Jay Inslee will honor Leech and other nominees from across the state at a recognition ceremony in Olympia on March 23 at South Puget Sound Community College.
To some, it’s the crown jewel of Tacoma’s Museum District, and it’s definitely one of the most popular museums in the state. On this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at Tacoma’s Museum of Glass.