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Southeast Tech awards more than 125 scholarships at first-ever Signing Day event

Friday, May 31, 2019
This May, 126 new students celebrated earning full-ride scholarships to Southeast Tech at the the first-ever Build Dakota Signing Day. The awards are part of the Build Dakota program, which offers full-ride scholarships to qualified students who choose in-demand career fields and commit to worki....
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Southeast Tech, SFSD, pilots Classroom to Careers program

Thursday, May 30, 2019
A group of high school students in the Sioux Falls School District are getting a unique opportunity next fall. They’re getting to take duel credit classes for free in a new pilot program.
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Southeast Tech Releases Spring 2019 President's List

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Congratulations to the following students that have been named to the President’s List at Southeast Tech for the Spring 2019 semester.
CategoriesAdmissions, Foundation

Recent Southeast Tech Graduate Returns to School at 30 to Follow Passion

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Making a career change is a big deal, but Southeast Tech graduate James Haight not only decided to take the leap – he excelled. Haight, who graduated this spring, was hired on full-time after his internship and won a major contest along the way.
CategoriesAlumni, Feature, Industry

Southeast Tech, CTE Academy, Marmen host welding competition

Friday, May 10, 2019
A competition at the CTE Academy in Sioux Falls helped spark interest in the high-demand field of welding. Local high school students had a chance to earn a full-ride welding scholarship to Southeast Tech during this heated competition
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Southeast Tech Hosts South Dakota SkillsUSA Competition

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
More schools are embracing high-tech careersThe 2019 South Dakota SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills Conference wrapped up earlier this week on the Southeast Tech campus. Students from high schools, CTE programs and post-secondary technical institutes across the state faced off in skill-specific competitions. First-place winners from select comp....
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Southeast Tech Marketing: Sales emphasis program named No. 1

Friday, March 22, 2019
Southeast Tech's Marketing with a Sales emphasis program was given top ranking by Great Value Colleges of online associates degrees in retail and sales management.
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‘Dirty Jobs’ host funds scholarship

Friday, March 15, 2019
Celebrity Mike Rowe’s visit to South Dakota last year to promote technical school education has inspired him to fund scholarships for those students. The mikeroweWORKS Foundation is partnering with Build Dakota Scholarships to provide $5,000 Finish Strong Scholarships to 10 second-year technical ....
CategoriesFoundation, Industry

Southeast Tech Alum Hired to Lead City

Monday, March 11, 2019
Jason Vacura, a graduate of Southeast Tech's Civil Engineering Technology program, has been hired as Le Mars, Iowa's new City Administrator. Vacura has been with the city for more than 20 years, serving as an inspector, code enforcement officer, and most recently, assistant city administrator.
CategoriesFoundation, Industry

Avera Academy: A Southeast Tech partnership with Avera Health and the Sioux Falls School District

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
This fall, 24 seniors enrolled in Sioux Falls public schools will be on Southeast Tech’s campus, earning both high school and college credit, while learning more about careers in healthcare through a new partnership between Avera, the Sioux Falls School District (SFSD) and Southeast Tech.
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