Western Dakota Tech Announces Fall Dean's List
January 13, 2017
RAPID CITY, SD - Western Dakota Tech congratulates the 226 students named to the Fall 2016 Dean's List. To qualify, students must earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.
To view the list of students, their hometown, state and program, click the "More About this Story" link.
Register Now to Attend Jan. 28 Open House
January 13, 2017
Western Dakota Tech helps students grow, develop their skills, and prepare them to enter the professional world work-ready.
To learn more about the many opportunities at Western Dakota Tech, plan to attend an upcoming Open House from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Jan. 28, at Western Dakota Tech. Western Dakota Tech is located at 800 Mickelson Dr.
Open Houses, for groups of visitors, provide an overview of opportunities and services at Western Dakota Tech.
Meet Our New Full-Time Faculty
January 11, 2017
Western Dakota Tech has added five new full-time faculty members starting Spring Semester 2017.
The faculty members, including one Western Dakota Tech graduate, are diverse in their backgrounds and are highly skilled in their areas of expertise. Welcome, Jodi Kor, Bryan Mitchell, Tracy Payne, Peter Ragnone, and Charles Thompson! For more information and faculty photos, click "Read More."
Bill of Rights Exhibit on Display through Feb. 28
January 10, 2017
Western Dakota Tech’s Library is featuring a new pop-up exhibition from the National Archives, “The Bill of Rights and You,” commemorating the 225th anniversary of the ratification of the landmark document. Western Dakota Tech is located at 800 Mickelson Dr.
“The Bill of Rights and You” spotlights one of the most remarkable periods in American history, explores the origins of the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution (collectively known as the Bill of Rights), illustrates how each amendment protects U.S. citizens, and looks at how Americans exercise the rights outlined in the amendments. “The Bill of Rights and You” invites visitors to connect directly with the people, places, and events that mark this historic document’s evolution.
Register Now for New Basic Machining Class - Metal Lathe
January 6, 2017
Western Dakota Tech’s Corporate Education Center is offering a new Basic Machining Class – Metal Lathe. The class will take place Thursday nights, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Jan. 12- Feb. 23.
This seven-session introductory course, taught by Bill Urban, will provide technical theory and hands-on training covering the use of the metal lathe to produce machined parts.