OIT Opens NAIA Tournament at COI

CALDWELL, IDAHO – The Oregon Tech softball team finished 3rd in the the Cascade Collegiate Conference tournament after winning the regular season title. The bumpy finish left the Owls’ NAIA Softball National Championships in doubt. In the end, the committee selected OIT for its third appearance in the last four years (the Owls won the … Continue reading »

The Legacy of 1,000 Wins, Part 2

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — When you are having the success that Danny Miles has had, people start to notice. For years, Miles has had opportunities to coach somewhere else. “I had a chance to go on to other places, mainly to see if my system would work some place else,” said Miles, “but this is … Continue reading »

The Legacy of 1,000 Wins, Part 1

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Tech head coach Danny Miles is one of two men’s basketball coaches to reach 1,000 career wins. What’s the formula for building 1,000 wins? For Miles, it started with a very modest beginning. “That year I remember we went 0-9 in football as an assistant,” he said, “1-21 in basketball … Continue reading »

Miles Joins Elite 1,000 Win Club

Courtesy: Oregon Tech Athletics SALEM, Ore. –  Oregon Tech’s Danny Miles became just the second men’s basketball coach at a four-year level to reach 1,000 career victories when his Hustlin’ Owls ran past Corban University, 71-51, in men’s Cascade Conference basketball in front of a near capacity crowd at the C.E Jeffers Sports Center tonight … Continue reading »

OIT Falls to COI, #Miles1000 Has to Wait

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The excitement and celebration will have to wait. Oregon Tech’s first chance to deliver head coach Danny Miles his 1,000th career win was unfulfilled. The Owls lost at home to (14) College of Idaho 79-65 stalling the inevitable at least six days. Duncan Schramm finished with 20 points, but C of … Continue reading »

Klamath Water Issues Discussed

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A task force formed by Oregon Senator Ron Wyden met at Oregon Institute of Technology on Tuesday to finalize a plan for resolving water issues in the Klamath Basin. The task force has been working for the past year to find common ground after this summer’s drought led to a cutoff … Continue reading »

Oregon Trails: OIT

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — When World War II ended, troops coming home were starting families, and building homes and careers. To help those vets get a head start, a surplus military installation in Klamath Falls became a unique training ground for future engineers and medical professionals. Snow still covers much of the campus at Oregon … Continue reading »

Greg Walden Holds Town Hall

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Second District Congressman Greg Walden is wrapping up a week-long tour of southern and eastern Oregon with a town hall meeting in Klamath Falls on Thursday. It was standing room only at the union building on the Oregon Institute of Technology campus as Walden briefed those in attendance on recent developments … Continue reading »

OIT Grads Make Big Bucks

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – A new report has one Oregon university flying high. PayScale’s annual college salary report shows Oregon Institute of Technology grads make more on average than graduates from schools like Harvard, Georgetown and Duke. With starting salaries of nearly 55,000, OIT ranks number one in the state of Oregon for both starting … Continue reading »

New College Mindset List Released

ASHLAND, Ore. – School has begun for college students at Southern Oregon University, Oregon Institute of Technology and Rogue Community College. Before those students start school, Beloit College releases a list about their political and cultural backgrounds. On the first day of school, Southern Oregon University students are plugged in, taking calls, listening to music … Continue reading »