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'Two Steps Ahead' event Dec. 9 to explain how consumers, businesses can better protect their digital lives

The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) is hosting an event 9am to 11am Tuesday, Dec. 9 at the St. Paul Union Depot's Red Cap Room to educate consumers and businesses about adding layers of security to their everyday online activities. The Two Steps Ahead Event will feature experts experienced in deploying multi-tier security protocols. Download event flyer (PDF).


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Middle School & High School Educators:
Register by Nov. 26 for FREE IT Exploration Curriculum Instructor Training Slated for Dec. 4

IT Exploration CurriculumIT Exploration is a curriculum introducing middle- and high-school students to IT skills and in-demand tech careers. Advance IT Minnesota/MnSCU provides FREE Information Technology (IT) Fundamentals curriculum and teacher training. The next training is scheduled 8:45am to 4pm Dec. 4 in St. Paul.


REGISTER by Nov. 26 for the NEXT FREE EDUCATOR TRAINING SESSION Slated 8:45am to 4pm
Dec. 4 in St. Paul.

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KARE 11 TV talks Aspirations in Computing IT Awards for Teen Girls with Advance IT Minnesota

Broadcast 10/29/14More Aspirations Awards news strikes the airwaves! Twin Cities KARE 11 TV's Diana Pierce chats about girls in tech and the Aspirations in Computing Awards program Oct. 30 with Annelies Odermann, a 2014 award recipient, and Russell Fraenkel, Minnesota Aspirations Awards coordinator and collaborative programs and outreach director for Advance IT Minnesota. Check it out.

Click Here for more information on the 2015 Aspirations in Computing Awards.

 



 

On The Air: Aspirations in Computing Awards hit Twin Cities Radio

Broadcast 10/29/14- More Aspirations Awards news strikes the airwaves! Twin Cities KARE 11 TV's Diana Pierce chats about girls in tech and the Aspirations in Computing Awards program Oct. 30 with Annelies Odermann, a 2014 award recipient, and Russell Fraenkel, Minnesota Aspirations Awards coordinator and collaborative programs and outreach director for Advance IT Minnesota. Check it out. Listen Here.

Click Here for more information on the 2015 Aspirations in Computing Awards.

 



2014 MnSCU IT Talent Match & Meet Up

Recruiters from Warner Connect, a Twin Cities-based cloud infrastructure and IT support services enterprise, chat with an IT talent candidate Oct. 16 at the 2014 MnSCU IT Talent & Employer Match up.

'Speed Dating' for IT Talent

MnSCU IT students, alumni, meet with interested Employers in St. Paul Oct. 16

St. Paul, Minnesota - Over 80 skilled IT students and alumni from 22 colleges and universities across Minnesota "speed-dated" with recruiters from top Minnesota enterprises. Employers actively sought potential interns and employees Oct. 16 at the 2014 MnSCU IT Talent & Employer Match Up at the Amherst H. Wilder Foundation in St. Paul.

Sponsored by Twin Cities Metro-Area MnSCU institutions, in partnership with Advance IT Minnesota (a MnSCU Center of Excellence), the Match Up drew alumni and soon-to-graduate IT students from metro-area, St. Cloud and Mankato institutions, as well as other Universities.

Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, St. Paul, Minnesota

More than 80 IT students & alumni met with 50 recruiters from 22 enterprises at St. Paul's Amherst H. Wilder Foundation as part of the 2014 MnSCU IT Talent & Employer Match Up.


Twin Cities Fox 9 TV News features 2013 & 2014 Aspirations in Computing Award Recipient