East Valley Institute of Technology offers hands-on approach; big-rig trucks donated

Queen Creek resident Tim Bartlemay, 18, is learning how to troubleshoot vehicle engines at East Valley Institute of Technology’s diesel-technologies program and plans to have a career in the railroad industry. “Right now we’re working on taking apart the engines and putting them back together, just learning what parts go where, what certain parts are […]

East Valley Institute of Technology Governing Board election Nov. 6

Registered voters who live in the wards of 1, 3, 5, 7 (including east Mesa, Apache Junction and Gold Canyon) or 9 (including Queen Creek) in East Valley Institute of Technology’s district will select a member to the board of directors at the Nov. 6 general election. Members elected to the EVIT Governing Board represent […]

Future diesel mechanics, big-rig drivers at East Valley Institute of Technology

After the official donation of five commercial big-rig International trucks from Navistar to the diesel technologies program at East Valley Institute of Technology, five students were given keys and they started up the vehicles. EVIT is for high-school-aged students at 10 school districts, including Apache Junction, J.O. Combs and Queen Creek, and is also open […]