Lake Area Tech Student Selected for Networking Academy Dream Team

For Immediate Release May 10, 2018   WATERTOWN, SD – Ryen Lindner, a Computer Information Systems student at Lake Area Technical Institute, has been selected for the 2018 Cisco Live Networking Academy Dream Team. Lindner is one of 10 students selected from nearly 70 applicants across the United States and Canada. The team members will represent their respective schools at …

Sesay Selected “Head of the Class” at Lake Area Tech

For Immediate Release May 10, 2018 WATERTOWN, SD – Moses Sesay, a second-year Custom Paint & Fab student at Lake Area Technical Institute, has been named the Malco “Head of the Class” recipient at LATI. The Malco student recognition program honors outstanding students graduating from career education programs including Autobody Repair. LATI Custom Paint & Fab Department Supervisor Todd Bretschneider …

Lake Area Tech Students Place at State SkillsUSA Competition

For immediate release May 1, 2018  WATERTOWN, SD – Students from the Lake Area Technical Institute SkillsUSA Chapter recently competed in the South Dakota State Leadership and Skills Conference competition held on the campus of Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, SD, and at Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown for the Criminal Justice, Esthetics, and Computer Programming portions of …

Lake Area Tech Students Prepare For 13th Annual Car Show Event

For Immediate Release April 11, 2018   Proceeds Benefit Operation Black Hills Cabin  WATERTOWN, SD – The Lake Area Technical Institute Car Club will host its 13th annual Car Show for a Cause Saturday, May 5, 2018. The event takes place in the Lake Area Tech Automotive Technology building from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The car show entry fee …

Lake Area Tech Among Top 10 Tech-Savvy Community Colleges

For immediate release April 25, 2018  Watertown, SD – The Center for Digital Education (CDE) has announced the winners of its 2017-18 Digital Community Colleges Survey in which Lake Area Technical Institute earned a Top 10 spot in the Small Colleges category (under 5,000). The survey awards honor community colleges utilizing technology to engage students, collaborate with K-12 and other …

Lake Area Tech Student Wins National Outstanding Student Award

March 27, 2018 For immediate release. WATERTOWN, SD – Aric Leadabrand, Robotics and Electronics student at Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown, was presented the 2018 Outstanding Student Award last week at the American Technical Education Association National Conference in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin. Brooks Jacobsen, Lake Area Tech Robotics Instructor/Program Supervisor and Chair of the ATEA Awards committee, presented the …

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Lake Area Tech Accepting Applications For New Registered Nursing Program

For immediate release March 5, 2018   WATERTOWN, SD – Applications are now being accepted for Lake Area Technical Institute’s new 11-month Registered Nursing program that begins this fall in Watertown. Completed applications and application fees will be accepted online at www.lakeareatech.edu until April 3, 2018. The on-campus Registered Nursing program has received interim approval status from the South Dakota …

Community U Classes Begin March 6

For Immediate Release February 22, 2018   WATERTOWN, SD – Community U, a series of fun and informative classes, begins in Watertown March 6 and will feature a variety of topics offered to the public. Community U is a project of Watertown H2O-20, Lake Area Technical Institute, and the community of Watertown. Classes will be offered Tuesdays and Thursdays through …