Category Archives: Announcements

Instructor Elaine Clark wins Tex Richardson award

Tulsa Tech Instructor Honored With Engineering Award

Teachers make the difference. It is a saying that rings true each and every day at Tulsa Tech. Our instructors tirelessly work to find new and creative ways to engage students. Creativity is one of the reasons Elaine Clark, an … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Tulsa Tech Instructor Honored With Engineering Award
Barber Instructor Chuck Jones

Shaping a Dream One Trim at a Time

The world we live in is full of signs. For centuries, they have been used to identify everything from doctors and hospitals to blacksmiths and barbers. Walk into the Tulsa Tech Barbering and Cosmetology lab on the Peoria Campus any … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Shaping a Dream One Trim at a Time
Tarell Nunley

Training Leads to Out of This World Career

Dreaming big and helping students gain the skills needed to get there is at the heart of Tulsa Tech’s mission. Each school year we see new faces walking through our doors, ready to learn a skill to set them up … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Training Leads to Out of This World Career
computer networking

Tulsa Tech Named Cisco Hall of Fame School

Tulsa Tech is again leading the way in training the next generation. Cisco is a worldwide leader in IT, networking and cybersecurity functions. Founded in 1984, the technology company provides materials and support to Academy Support Centers (ASC) worldwide, teaching … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Tulsa Tech Named Cisco Hall of Fame School
Amanda Lee profile

Making Her Own Home Run Career Path

Trading in the classroom for the training room, Amanda Lee is making her own path. The Tulsa Tech sports medicine program graduate, is now making history. Lee is the first female athletic trainer for the Seattle Mariners organization. “When I … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Making Her Own Home Run Career Path
Chef Sarah Leavell

Teaching the Sweetest Holiday Gifts

The smell of pumpkin spice, a turkey baking in the oven, friends and family gathering around the table, all signs the holidays are near. It also means that it is time to put together your shopping lists. For many, the … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Teaching the Sweetest Holiday Gifts

New Partnership Leads to New Opportunities

Everyone wants a good paying job, but do you have the competitive advantage to make it happen? A new partnership between Tulsa Tech and NORDAM helps students achieve more sooner, setting them up for a rewarding career with the Tulsa-based … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on New Partnership Leads to New Opportunities

Tulsa Tech Students Showcase Ways To Stay Safe Online

It is one of the scariest headlines you can see in the news, “Data Breach”, and over the past few years, it’s become a constant fear for Americans. An article in Forbes earlier this summer showed 2019 was the worst … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Tulsa Tech Students Showcase Ways To Stay Safe Online

A Great Place to Work & Make an Impact

As we travel to visit other locations throughout the great state of Oklahoma, we reaffirm that Tulsa Tech is a great place to work. We shout it at our back-to-school events, during our first day back from summer break, at … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on A Great Place to Work & Make an Impact
Employees hold CDA Gold Award

Tulsa Tech Earns National CDA Gold Standard Certification

In recent years, researchers have learned that the human brain develops the vast majority of its neurons, and is at its most receptive to learning, between birth and three years of age. The last four decades have produced many new … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Tulsa Tech Earns National CDA Gold Standard Certification
Industry Training Center ribbon cutting

Tulsa Regional Chamber Celebrates Ribbon Cutting for Industry Training Center

On a bright, sunny June afternoon, dignitaries, elected officials and guests from throughout the Tulsa area recently celebrated a ribbon cutting for Tulsa Tech’s newest facility, the Industry Training Center. The 12,000 square foot facility is designed to provide training … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Tulsa Regional Chamber Celebrates Ribbon Cutting for Industry Training Center

High Expectations: Tulsa Tech Encourages Lofty Goals

One of Tulsa Tech’s core values is “High Expectations.” We expect to have lofty goals and achievement markers for our students, but what about for your own work life and habits? Studies have shown that setting clear and actionable goals … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on High Expectations: Tulsa Tech Encourages Lofty Goals
Christina Sheppard

Student Joins Legal Team for New Career

Christina Sheppard has always been intrigued by the legal system, and decided to return to school with hopes of pursuing a career in this demanding field. “I wanted to go back to school and eventually start working in the legal … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Student Joins Legal Team for New Career
Gregory Price

Developing a New Career

Tulsa Tech’s Mobile App Development Program provides an opportunity for students to create and test mobile applications utilizing industry standard software. Applications are developed for mobile devices such as personal digital assistants, enterprise digital assistants, and mobile phones. Mobile apps … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Developing a New Career
Virtual Welding

Tulsa Tech Enrollment Grows In Area Schools

Increased demand for flexible career & technical training fuels partnerships Tulsa Tech offers career and technical training to a growing number of students throughout the metro area at several partner school district sites. Enrollment has grown to nearly 1,000 students … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Tulsa Tech Enrollment Grows In Area Schools
HVAC part-time classes

Part-Time Classes Offer Something For All

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 individual career goals or simply explore a variety of … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Part-Time Classes Offer Something For All
Clayton Keith

New Career, Classic Style

Clayton Keith may have new career, but his style is definitely classic, highlighted by the fact that he prefers to honor his craft working as a barber, as opposed to a stylist. One of the metro-area’s newest members to join … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on New Career, Classic Style

From Farm to Pharmacy

Students enrolled in Tulsa Tech’s Pharmacy Technician program learn the science of pharmaceutical compounding, medication inventory procedures, and much more as they prepare for careers in a retail, apothecary, clinical, or hospital setting. Katsy Smalygo, a Collinsville High School senior, … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on From Farm to Pharmacy
Jordyn Davis, alum of Tulsa Tech

Tulsa Tech Alum Forms New Student Organization Chapter at OSU

In addition to the many exciting programs available to students, Tulsa Tech provides opportunities for students to participate in a variety of career and technical student organizations (CTSO’s) related to their particular career interest. These essential groups allow students to … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Tulsa Tech Alum Forms New Student Organization Chapter at OSU

Looking Forward to a New Year

Now that the holidays are over, we find ourselves returning to work, school, and the busy schedules which accompany life in general. While 2018 will certainly offer many exciting opportunities for Tulsa Tech students, faculty, and staff, this past year … more >
Posted in Announcements, Spotlight | Comments Off on Looking Forward to a New Year