Employers

Mar
18

Career Readiness Modules Podcast – Episode One

Listen to this first episode in our new series of podcasts focused on the Career Readiness D2L Modules. In this episode, Wilson Garland and Janice Aanenson from the Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence discuss the importance of teaching career readiness skills to IT and computer science students, employer viewpoints on career readiness skills, the value of the Career Readiness D2L Modules to faculty and students, and how faculty can utilize the Modules and award digital badges in their cours…

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Mar
02
Feb
27

Industry Faculty IT Conference 2020 Information – Register Here

Don’t miss this free conference opportunity hosted by the Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence exploring emerging employer needs, identifying student learning outcomes, and offering you a chance to collaborate with educators from around the state of Minnesota.

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Feb
27

Industry Faculty IT Conference 2020 Information – Register Here

New Directions in IT Faculty Conference  Join Us At The Table 2020 May 18th & 19th A free conference opportunity hosted by the Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence that explores emerging employer needs, identifies student learning outcomes, and offers you a chance to collaborate with educators from around the state of Minnesota. Hear from industry partners about current trends, […]

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Feb
26

Free Spring Professional Development Events for Our Favorite Faculty

#1.) SAS Visual Analytics VIYA Basics

Friday, April 24th, 2020 → Saturday, April 25th, 2020 @MNStateITCOE Training Center in St. Paul

Back by request and sure to fill quickly! 

Professional SAS trainers will teach two important areas: SAS VIYA Basics and GAP Overview (Global Academic Programs). 

SAS VISUAL ANALYTICS 1 FOR SAS® Viya®: BASICS (1.5 days)

An introduction to data preparation, data discovery, and report creation in SAS Visual Analytics. …

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Feb
21

These 6 Young Women of Color are Making Local History and Impact, as Shining Tech Stars

In celebration of Black History Month, we’re recognizing six young women of color for their computing-related interests, skills, and accomplishments!

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Feb
06

MNAiC Alumnae Stories LIVE Chat Recap with Special Guest Claire Kaiser

The first chat of the year was all the feels for me! We invited Claire Kaiser, who is a biomedical engineering PhD student at my alma mater, the University of Minnesota — Go Gophers!

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Feb
06

Microsoft Tests New Approach to Experiential Learning

Through a range of initiatives and partnerships, similar to the one with Aspirations, Microsoft is helping young people discover a passion for tech. Many of these partnerships are leading the movement to close the gender gap, driving racially inclusive business practices and influencing awareness around ethics in technology.

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