Porter named Hustlin' Owls Head Men's and Women's Soccer Coach

Porter named Hustlin' Owls Head Men's and Women's Soccer Coach

Oregon Tech director of athletics John Van Dyke announced today that Brandon Porter, the Hustlin' Owls head women's soccer coach since 2015, has accepted the position of head men's and women's soccer coach at the university effective immediately.

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Fink Named Small College Athlete of the Year at Oregon Sports Awards

Fink Named Small College Athlete of the Year at Oregon Sports Awards

After leading the Hustlin' Owls men's basketball team to the national championship game for the first time since 2012, Oregon Tech junior Mitchell Fink was named the Oregon Sports Awards Ad Rutschman Small College Athlete of the Year on Wednesday.

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Oregon Tech Dental Hygiene Students Provide $27k+ in Care to Klamath Community

Oregon Tech Dental Hygiene Students Provide $27k+ in Care to Klamath Community

Dental hygiene students at Oregon Institute of Technology, “Oregon Tech,” recently completed a yearlong course designed to help the Klamath County community while also gaining real-world experience, amounting to over $27,000 in dental services through the Community Dental Health course, which all sophomores and juniors take for 4 terms.

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KMSB Foundation Invests in Oregon Tech Allied Health Programs

KMSB Foundation Invests in Oregon Tech Allied Health Programs

In memory of longtime board member Robert Graham, M.D., Klamath Medical Service Bureau (KMSB) Foundation has made a $100,000 contribution to Oregon Institute of Technology’s allied health programs. This generous gift gives a boost to the Foundational Campaign for the Future, and will aid Oregon Tech in meeting critical equipment needs in allied health. The applied, hands-on educational experiences which make Oregon Tech graduates highly sought after in the workforce are not possible without investment in state-of-the-art equipment and cutting-edge technology.

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Keeping its promise to students, Oregon Tech reduces tuition rate for 2019-20

Keeping its promise to students, Oregon Tech reduces tuition rate for 2019-20

The Oregon Institute of Technology’s (Oregon Tech’s) president, Dr. Nagi Naganathan, today announced that the university would reduce its tuition rate increase to 6 percent, instead of the previously announced rate increase of 9 percent. This is based on the budget approved for Oregon’s public universities by the Oregon Legislature on June 29. Oregon Tech’s Board of Trustees, at its May 30 meeting, had approved the higher rate based on legislative proposals being floated at that time, with the caveat that the rate would be reduced should the legislatively approved budget exceed those amounts.

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The Reclaimers, OIT student entrepreneurs win first place and $23k at InventOR

The Reclaimers, OIT student entrepreneurs win first place and $23k at InventOR

Portland, Ore. – A team of Oregon Institute of Technology, “Oregon Tech,” students won big this weekend at the InventOR Collegiate Challenge. The grand prize winners are The Reclaimers, a team of Oregon Tech students made up of Renewable Energy Engineering and Electrical Engineering senior Annika Andersen of Baker City, Oregon, and recent graduates of Mechanical Engineering, Ashlei Morgan of Meridian, Idaho, and Jessica Arrington of Paisley, Oregon.

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Oregon Tech Civil Engineering Students Place in Top Half at National Construction Competition

Oregon Tech Civil Engineering Students Place in Top Half at National Construction Competition

The Oregon Tech Steel Bridge team, led by construction captain Grant Banister of Pendleton, Oregon, and design captain Bryce Terhune of Roseburg, Oregon, ranked in the top 50 percent at the 2019 American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Student Steel Bridge Competition that concluded June 1 at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. The Oregon Tech team had earlier this spring placed second at the Regional version of the competition, which qualified them to compete at the nationals.

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Tech’s Ali Graham Named NAIA All-American

Tech’s Ali Graham Named NAIA All-American

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2019 Softball All-America teams, selected by the NAIA All-America committee. Oregon Tech Senior Ali Graham garnered First Team All-American recognition, announced today by the national office.

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Volleyball Completes 2019 Recruiting Class with Two Top Level Outside Hitters

Volleyball Completes 2019 Recruiting Class with Two Top Level Outside Hitters

Oregon Tech Head Volleyball Coach Andrew Clifton announced today the signing of Macy Jensen of West Richland, Washington and Kaylin Talonen of Reno, Nevada to Letters of Intent for the 2019 Lady Owls' roster.

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Oregon Tech to offer a Multitude of Summer Camps

Oregon Tech to offer a Multitude of Summer Camps

Klamath Falls, Ore. - Oregon Tech will be offering Summer Youth Camps for basketball, volleyball, soccer and softball to the community and surrounding areas. These camps will provide children from the ages 5 through 18 with the opportunity to participate in various activities that will teach them teamwork and Improve their skills from Oregon Tech coaches and players.

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Oregon Tech Board of Trustees give the green light for 9% tuition increase

Oregon Tech Board of Trustees give the green light for 9% tuition increase

The Oregon Institute of Technology (“Oregon Tech”) Board of Trustees met May 30 at the university’s Klamath Falls campus, discussing among other items tuition levels for academic year 2019-20, and recommendations for two new degree programs.

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Graduation Sensation honors the Class of 2019 [VIDEO]

Graduation Sensation honors the Class of 2019 [VIDEO]

450 Seniors from schools around the Klamath Basin marched down Main Street to an event in Veteran’s Park in celebration of their big accomplishment, graduating from high school.

In its fourth year, Graduation Sensation is the biggest annual event for the Klamath Promise, which awarded $40,000 in scholarships and prizes this year to 70 recipients.

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Lady Owls Season Ends in Extra Innings at Softball World Series

Lady Owls Season Ends in Extra Innings at Softball World Series

SPRINGFIELD, MO. – Tori Robinson of Georgia Gwinnett (44-15) laced a two-out, bases loaded seeing eye triple that just landed inside the right field foul line in the top of the eighth inning breaking up a 1-1 tie and sending the Grizzlies to a 5-1 win. The victory extends Georgia Gwinnett's season for at least one more game, while ending the Oregon Tech season at 44-17 Saturday night in the NAIA Softball World Series at Killian Softball Stadium.

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Mobile (Ala.) Hits Walk-Off to Down Owls 3-2 in NAIA World Series

Mobile (Ala.) Hits Walk-Off to Down Owls 3-2 in NAIA World Series

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.  –  Courtney Ellzey delivered her third single of the game in the bottom of the seventh inning lifting No. 7 Mobile (Ala.) to a 3-2 walk-off win over No. 10 Oregon Tech to kick-off the 39th Annual Women's NAIA Softball World Series on Thursday at the Killian Sports Complex.

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Oregon Tech Softball World Series Preview

Oregon Tech Softball World Series Preview

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – For the first time since 2015 the Oregon Tech softball team has advanced out of the NAIA Opening Round into the World Series.  The 39th annual NAIA National tournament will be held for the first time in Springfield, Mo., at the Killian Sports Complex, home of Missouri State University softball.

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Owls Send Record 14-Athletes to NAIA National Track and Field Championships

Owls Send Record 14-Athletes to NAIA National Track and Field Championships

The NAIA has officially announced the complete entry list for the 68th annual Men's Outdoor Track and Field National Championships and 39th annual Women's Outdoor Track and Field National Championships.

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OIT Announces new Cybersecurity Degree starting Fall 2019

OIT Announces new Cybersecurity Degree starting Fall 2019

This coming fall marks the introduction of Oregon’s first Bachelor of Science degree in Cybersecurity, offered by Oregon Institute of Technology, “Oregon Tech.” First announced in January, the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) approved the degree for fall 2019 enrollment at both Klamath Falls and Portland-Metro campuses.

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Iron Owl Challenge pushes teams to their physical and mental limits

Iron Owl Challenge pushes teams to their physical and mental limits

Five teams from the US Naval Academy, US Airforce Academy, University of Washington Navy ROTC, Oregon State University Navy ROTC, and Oregon Tech, came together this weekend for both physical and mental challenges inspired by military special ops training situations at the 9th annual Iron Owl Challenge.

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