Indiana Tech Alumni, Donors, & Friends: Featured Stories: April 2011
Uytengsu documentary receives prestigous award
f you haven’t yet seen the PBS documentary detailing the renovation of Indiana Tech’s Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center, maybe this news will encourage you to do so. The documentary recently won the prestigious Telly Award, which honors the best video and film productions aired on local, regional, and cable television.
The Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center shown here in 2010
The Wilfred Uytengsu, Sr. Center was converted from an 1850's building in need of restoration to an 1850's building with 21st century technology in 2010.
Written by: Mike Peterson, alumni director / April 2011

More than 13,000 entries from all 50 states and five continents were submitted for the 31st Annual Telly Awards, so you know "Green Renovation: New Life for a 19th Century Building" is outstanding!

The program is a fascinating look at the history of Indiana Tech and Fort Wayne and the exciting way the 1857 administration building was converted to a beautiful "living laboratory" for 21st century education. If you’d like a complimentary DVD, contact director of alumni relations Mike Peterson at, or by phone at 800.937.2448, ext. 2418.

You also have an open invitation to stop by and visit the Welcome Center anytime. We would love to give you a tour and have you peruse the artifacts discovered during renovation as well as some nostalgic Tech memorabilia contributed by our alumni.

Finally, be sure to consider joining other alums on campus for this year’s Homecoming activities September 17–19, 2011. Be on the alert for more details coming soon.

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