Month: September, 2019

New Programs Starting Strong at Southeast Tech

Friday, September 27, 2019
Keloland covers the new programs at Southeast TechMore and more people are starting to see the value of a technical school education. According to the South Dakota Department of Labor, the average salary for an Associates Degree is higher than a Bachelor’s Degree in the state.
CategoriesAcademics, Industry

Sports Turf Students Volunteer Over 200 hours at Sanford International

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Sixteen Sports Turf Management students had an insider's view into the PGA Sanford International golf tournament this year as they assisted with course preparation at the Minnehaha Country Club.
CategoriesAcademics, Alumni, Feature, Industry

Southeast Tech Students Assist Governor In 'Week of Work' Kickoff

Friday, September 20, 2019
Two Southeast Technical Institute students and South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem were on hand at Malloy Electric in Sioux Falls this week to help kick off the first-ever SD Week of Work Initiative, which is scheduled for April 20-24, 2020.
CategoriesIndustry

Feature Story: Southeast Tech building programs to meet industry needs

Thursday, September 19, 2019
hvac student works on AC unitFifty years ago, Southeast Tech began in Sioux Falls with six programs and fewer than 100 students. A half-century later, it’s grown to 60 programs and more than 2,400 students. “It’s up from last year again, so it’s nice to see that continued interest in trades and technical careers,” said Ro....
CategoriesAcademics, Feature, Foundation, Industry

Sports Turf Students Prepare for 2020 State Amateur Baseball Tournament

Friday, September 13, 2019
Southeast Tech students holding school sign on Baltic baseball fieldSoutheast Tech students in the Sports Turf Management program are getting a taste of the minor leagues this fall as they help the City of Baltic prepare for the 2020 State Amateur Baseball Tournament. Mike Wendland, Baltic City Administrator and Economic Development Director, teamed up with Sout....
CategoriesAcademics, Feature

Gov. Noem Congratulates Build Dakota Scholarship Winners

Monday, September 9, 2019
Build Dakota LogoGovernor Kristi Noem today congratulated 391 students who have been awarded the Build Dakota Scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year.
CategoriesAcademics, Admissions, Foundation, Industry