Oregon Institute of Technology

Oregon Tech radiologic program gets $1,850,000 upgrade

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Tech unveiled new cutting edge technology in their Radiologic Science program. The investment is estimated at nearly $2 million. “This is the single largest procurement of X-ray equipment in the history of our program,” explained Associate Professor …

Badger to Owl program unveiled in Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Higher education officials in Klamath Falls are working on ways to transform badgers into owls. The ‘Badger to Owl’ program is aimed at helping Klamath Community College students continue their education at Oregon Institute of Technology, with a …

4 College cooperation

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Oregon Tech, Southern Oregon University, Klamath Community College, and Rogue Community College are combining forces. “We are agreeing to work together more than ever before.”  Notes KCC President Dr. Roberto Gutierrez. The heads of OIT, SOU, KCC, and …

Oregon Tech hosts InventOR collegiate competition

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Inventions of the future were on display at Oregon Tech Friday. The ‘InventOR Collegiate Competition’ poses a broad challenge to students. “What can you build with $2500, in 90 days.”  Explains Organizer Juan Barraza of Portland State University.  …

Girls got STEM

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A special camp coming up this summer at Oregon Tech could help give young women an inside track at careers in science and technology. The week-long camp is a first for Oregon Tech. “This is our first year …

Mapping a healthy future for Klamath Falls

Klamath Falls, Ore. – An Oregon Tech professor is using ‘smart’ maps to help improve the health of people in Klamath Falls. Geomatics professor John Ritter of Oregon Tech is using Geographic Information Systems (G.I.S.) to map out a healthier Klamath Falls. …

Oregon Tech students open ‘Bulletproof Brewhouse’

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Three Oregon Tech students are taking a hands-on approach at learning business management. The “Bulletproof Brewhouse” opens for business Saturday. “Last week has probably been the most stressed I’ve felt for a while,” explained student and co-owner Seth …

State funding up for Oregon Tech

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Oregon Tech is benefiting from additional state legislative funding for higher education with new construction, and a smaller than anticipated hike in tuition. Oregon Tech students had been bracing for an 8% tuition increase. But Oregon Tech V.P. …

Oregon Tech tuition going up

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Students at Oregon Tech are likely to see a tuition increase this fall. Tuition at Oregon Tech is going up 8% for undergraduates, and 6% for graduate students. Vice-President for Finance and Administration Brian Fox explains an executive …