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An Honor to Break Tradition

An Honor to Break Tradition 3/10/2015 11:32 AM ‎Each year the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education recognizes students who have chosen to study specific programs which are based on the student’s interests and abilities, rather than traditional gender … more >
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Former Student Joshua Krumm Returns as Tulsa Tech’s Newest EMT Instructor

Former Student Joshua Krumm Returns as Tulsa Tech’s Newest EMT Instructor 1/7/2015 2:29 PM After Joshua Krumm finished high school, his plan was simple; attend college, study education, and become a teacher. However, the plan began to change once he … more >
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Former Pre-Engineering Student Launches NASA Career

Former Pre-Engineering Student Launches NASA Career 12/15/2014 10:25 AM Lucas Kinion began preparing for his successful launch back in middle school, when his eighth grade class attended a presentation about careers in engineering. He still credits this presentation for his … more >
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Tulsa Tech is Hiring!

Tulsa Tech is Hiring! 12/11/2014 10:34 AM
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Former Student Returns to Teach

Former Student Returns to Teach 11/12/2014 3:17 PM One of Tulsa Tech’s newest faculty members, Machining instructor Tyler Reibert, certainly knows what it feels like to be a student in his classroom. It wasn’t that long ago, the former student … more >
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Student Finds New Code to Success

Student Finds New Code to Success 10/6/2014 2:56 PM Many would have thought Sandy Strickland had already discovered the secret codes to success, working for ten years as a manager for a financial company, and a twenty year career in … more >
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Tulsa Tech Helps Student Graduate After 30 Years

Tulsa Tech Helps Student Graduate After 30 Years 9/3/2014 4:05 PM When Thomas Ballard contacted his former high school to request a copy of his transcript, the information he received was quite a surprise. According to Jenks Public Schools records, … more >
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A Committment to Succeed

A Committment to Succeed 8/19/2014 9:22 AM Jennifer Williams is extremely happy to be working as a Licensed Practical Nurse at University Village, one of the leading senior living communities in Tulsa. Her successful career in the health care industry, … more >
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Part-Time Classes Offer Something for All

Part-Time Classes Offer Something for All 7/3/2014 11:15 AM In addition to providing exciting courses for high school students and award-winning business and industry training opportunities, Tulsa Tech also offers hundreds of part-time classes that allow students to pursue their … more >
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STEM Graduates Sign With Colleges

STEM Graduates Sign With Colleges 7/3/2014 10:33 AM Tulsa Tech recently held a reception similar to an athletic scholarship signing day to recognize many of the college-bound graduates of the schools prestigious STEM Academy. Representatives from area colleges and universities, … more >
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Student Awarded Competitive Biomedical Internship

Student Awarded Competitive Biomedical Internship 6/6/2014 9:37 AM Each year the Tulsa Area Bioscience and Research Consortium (TABERC) selects exceptional students for their summer internship program to provide research opportunities for undergraduates who are interested in bioscience disciplines. TABERC is … more >
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Changing Styles

Changing Styles 4/16/2014 8:29 AM Each year the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education recognizes students who have chosen to study specific programs which are based on the student’s interests and abilities, rather than traditional gender roles, with the … more >
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Accelerating Independence Scholarship

4/4/2014 9:23 AM TULSA, OK – April 4, 2014 – Tulsa Tech Superintendent and CEO, Dr. Steve Tiger, along with the Board of Education, announce today the creation of the Accelerating Independence Scholarship. “We are truly excited about this valuable … more >
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Goldilocks & the Apparel Design Students

Goldilocks & the Apparel Design Students 3/14/2014 8:49 AM Although Chelsea Bagwell may resemble the fictional character from the classic fairy tale, her story is quite real, and so are the bears. A couple of years ago this compassionate 7th-grader … more >
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High School Baseball Showcase Date Changes

High School Baseball Showcase Date Changes 2/25/2014 3:22 PM Weather has forced a change to the schedule for the 10th Annual High School Baseball Showcase presented by Tulsa Tech and TTCU at ONEOK Field. Cold temperatures and snow have forced … more >
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Successful Student Seeks New Challenges

Successful Student Seeks New Challenges 2/11/2014 10:13 AM Although Jamie Langham had completed her general education college requirements, then continued studying to achieve her goal of working in an animal hospital as a veterinary technician, she soon found the work … more >
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Rebel With A Cause

Rebel With A Cause 12/16/2013 2:26 PM Like many young people, Mark Stewart wasn’t exactly sure what he wanted to do. He just knew what he didn’t want to do, and that was become a computer language programmer like his … more >
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Superintendent Dr. Steve Tiger Named 2013 Men of Distinction Honoree

Superintendent Dr. Steve Tiger Named 2013 Men of Distinction Honoree 12/2/2013 12:09 PM Tulsa Tech’s Superintendent and CEO Dr. Steve Tiger was named a 2013 Men of Distinction honoree by the Tulsa Business & Legal News at a recent ceremony. … more >
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Tulsa Tech Student Elected National SkillsUSA Officer

Tulsa Tech Student Elected National SkillsUSA Officer 11/13/2013 8:03 AM SkillsUSA is a national partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to emphasize pride in work, high ethical standards, superior skills, and life-long education. The professional student organization provides … more >
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Innovative Partnership with Industry Provides Opportunity for Students

Innovative Partnership with Industry Provides Opportunity for Students 10/4/2013 3:21 PM Students enrolled in Tulsa Tech’s Advanced Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining Program have a unique opportunity to gain employment with one of the nation’s leading oilfield service companies, thanks … more >
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