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Park Tech begins new business venture

Park Tech begins new business venture

Sofie Geretz

November 4, 2019

Social Media is significant in connecting to a base of people and gauging overall club interest, according to junior and Park Tech member James Peterson.  “An Instagram is important, because you can connect to your market through their phone, something they have on them at all times,” Peterson sai...

Park Tech looks forward to year of growth

Park Tech looks forward to year of growth

Sofie Geretz

October 8, 2019

According to senior and Park Tech member Michael Ramirez, there are many facets of Park Tech that make up the club. “There's the more tech side and then there's like more business side,” Ramirez said. “There is programming, repair, marketing and communications.” According to junior and Pa...

Park Tech acquires business volunteer

Park Tech acquires business volunteer

Gabriel Kaplan, Yonit Krebs, and Maria Perez-Barriga

December 20, 2018

According to Park Tech adviser Jake Utites, Nathan Thorgrimson reached out to the club in order to help renew the club and its approach towards outreach and business management.    “So I am still the adviser, but there is a (helper) named Nathan Thorgrimson,” Utites said. “He was one of th...

Park Tech begins meeting for the year

Park Tech begins meeting for the year

Sofie Geretz and Ethan Meisler

October 25, 2018

Computer teacher and Park Tech adviser Jake Utities said he started facilitating the Park Tech club a few years ago. “Five years ago, when I was hired, students who were in the club approached me because they needed an adviser and asked me if I would be one and I agreed,” Utities said. Accor...

Park Tech struggles with advertising, laptop computer services

Park Tech struggles with advertising, laptop computer services

Dani Orloff and Breanna Thompson

March 1, 2017

When senior Garrett Briggs reflects on Park Tech’s current laptop project, he said the screen presents challenges because it created a variety of problems to be fixed. According to Park Tech adviser Jake Utities, Park Tech is currently working on fixing a laptop computer for a customer. “We...

Park Tech gives members hands-on computer repairing experience

Park Tech gives members hands-on computer repairing experience

Yonit Krebs

January 5, 2017

  Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, sophomore Aaron Kasic walks down to the B1 hallway to meet with the rest of the Park Tech club and fix computers in various states of disrepair. Kasic said he enjoys being a part of Park Tech because the club gives him the opportunity to fix computers. However, Kasic said the com...

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