Quinn Thanked for Pickup Donation to Construction Technology Program
October 15, 2020
PHOTO CUTLINE: Bob Quinn, former owner of Quinn Construction, Inc., and current owner of American West Corp., left, is shown with Bret Clark, WDT Construction Technology Program Director/Instructor, right, and the pickup he donated to the WDT Construction Technology program.
In fall 2019, Bret Clark, Western Dakota Tech (WDT) Construction Technology Program Director/Instructor, reached out to the Construction Industry Center (CIC) seeking a donation of a good used pickup to use in his Construction Technology program for the purpose of hauling materials and equipment to job sites where students apply their practical learning. CIC in turn reached out to the industry.
KELO-TV Report - WDT's Enrollment Up Opposed to Other South Dakota Tech Colleges
October 7, 2020
Cattle Brought to WDT Campus for Farm & Ranch Management Program Learning
October 5, 2020
Three Angus cattle arrived at their new home on Western Dakota Tech’s (WDT) campus on Friday, Oct. 2! The cattle will provide hands-on learning opportunities for students in the college’s Farm and Ranch Management program.
WDT is now one of only about 35 colleges in the U.S. to have cattle on campus for learning purposes. The only other program in S.D. with cattle is South Dakota State University in Brookings.
WDT Ranks #35 on 50 Best Trade Schools Programs Report
October 2, 2020
Learn.org has published its 2020 rankings, and Western Dakota Tech (WDT) is ranked #35 for The 50 Best Trade Schools Programs (2020-2021 School Year)! The full report and info about WDT is available at: The 50 Best Trade Schools Programs (2020-2021 School Year).
Western Dakota Tech Breaks Student Enrollment Record
September 24, 2020
As some colleges and universities are seeing a decrease in Fall 2020 enrollment, Western Dakota Tech (WDT) has set an all-time student enrollment record. The college has broken last year’s enrollment record of 1,247 students in the fall with 1,350 this year – an increase of 8.3 percent!