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Civil Engineering instructor, club honored by national organization

In just the three years the OSUIT American Society of Civil Engineers student chapter has been operating, it has garnered national recognition, along with its founder and faculty advisor Gayan Herath.

Pinning ceremony evokes emotions for graduates

Students in OSU Institute of Technology’s nursing program attend each semester’s pinning ceremony, a tradition for nursing schools graduates since the late 19th century.

ART Plus raises more than $10,000 for scholarships

OSU Institute of Technology’s Visual Communications Division made history earlier this month with the debut of ART Plus, an exhibition and silent auction composed of artwork created by alumni.The silent auction, which raised more than $10,000, was held earlier this month in the DIY Gallery of AHHA, the Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa’s Hardesty Arts Center.

OSU Institute of Technology names nine to inaugural Hall of Fame

There was a full house in the State Room on April 11 for OSU Institute of Technology’s second annual Alumni Homecoming Reception. At the reunion for all graduating classes, the university made history by recognizing several of its alumni and inducting them as inaugural members of the OSUIT Hall of Fame.

SWA leader honored with Walk of Fame plaque

A plaque honoring retiring SouthWestern Association CEO Jeff Flora was unveiled Saturday, April 12 during a dedication ceremony on the OSU Institute of Technology campus.

Super Saturday festival caps historic weekend for OSUIT

Nearly 2,000 people from northeast Oklahoma and surrounding states descended on the OSU Institute of Technology campus Saturday to take part in the second annual Super Saturday festival.

Gov. Fallin to speak at OSUIT graduation ceremony

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin will address Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology’s 197th graduating class as its keynote speaker at the spring commencement ceremony on April 25 at the Okmulgee campus.

Student Union cafeteria reopened after renovation project

After four months of being closed for renovations, the Student Union Servery and it’s adjoining dining area reopened last week to rave reviews. The serving area features new equipment including an extended salad bar, a dessert case and a new grill area that allows customers to get made-to-order burgers, chicken breast and tilapia every weekday.

CAT students recognized with national scholarships

Two OSUIT CAT Dealer Prep students were awarded mikeroweWORKS Foundation scholarships last week at a small presentation in their classroom with Heavy Equipment and Vehicle Institute Division Chair Roy Achemire.

Nine to be inducted into new OSUIT Alumni Hall of Fame

In this inaugural year, four individuals will be honored as Distinguished Alumni, those who are established in their professions and whose career accomplishments have been outstanding, and five people will be recognized as Rising Stars, those alumni who have demonstrated significant or outstanding accomplishments within their first ten years of graduation.