Western Dakota Tech Learn. Do. Now.

Visit Us Request Info Chat Online

News & Events


'Planting the Pond' Project Benefiting East Middle School & Western Dakota Tech Students

March 22, 2021

An innovative project called "Planting the Pond" by Western Dakota Tech (WDT) faculty members Kelsey Murray, Ph.D., and Bryan Mitchell, is teaching sustainability and conservation to East Middle School students in Rapid City and might even put them on the track to pursuing higher education and careers in related fields.

The same project has involved WDT students in many programs and is also benefiting them as they put what they learn in the classroom into action.

More about this story


March 18, 2021

CODA 2021 Visit to Western Dakota Tech

The Dental Assisting Program at Western Dakota Technical College will undergo a comprehensive evaluation visit on Tuesday, June 22 and Wednesday, June 23, 2021 by a team representing the American Dental Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).

More about this story

Two WDT Faculty Selected National Technical Teacher of the Year Award Finalists

March 15, 2021

Western Dakota Tech (WDT) is excited to announce that its nominees for the American Technical Education Association (ATEA) Outstanding Technical Teacher of the Year Award are both finalists for the honor!

Ethan Burk, left, Automotive Technology Program Co-Director and Instructor, and Mandy Hertel, right, Social Science Program Director and Instructor, were nominated by their peers to represent WDT in the award category for the honor.

More about this story

Classes Cancelled Monday, March 15

March 14, 2021

Classes are canceled, 03/15/21, due to inclement weather. Campus will remain open for faculty/staff, scheduled events and activities.

Employees should check with their supervisors regarding remote work options.

More about this story

Register to Participate in Western Dakota Tech’s Outdoor Cleanup Day March 27

March 8, 2021

The community is invited to join Western Dakota Tech (WDT) employees and students in the college's Outdoor Cleanup Day, from 9 a.m. to noon, on Saturday, March 27.

Volunteers will spruce up campus by picking up blown-in trash, cleaning the natural drainage area behind the main building, pruning bushes, and preparing areas for flower planting.

More about this story

WDT News

Join the Conversation

Connect with Western Dakota Tech

Website Powered By PageFramer, Development By Robert Sharp & Associates