The I.T. Center has received a $300,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development for the building of the Minnesota Tech Training Pilot Program (TTP). The TTP Program will train young BIPOC adults ages 18 to 30 in much needed technology career pathways with a final goal of permanent family-sustaining wage employment. […]
Congrats I.T. Center of Excellence! The D2L Excellence Awards recognize leaders who have used the Brightspace platform to deliver learning experiences that are innovative, collaborative, or have made an extraordinary impact on learning outcomes. The Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence’s Curriculum Project created online, easy to understand, and innovative training modules that align with […]
Summer Project Ramp Up!
May through August are our busiest months with different projects that allow faculty to engage directly with the Center and assisting us fulfill our mission.
This Summer we have 6 projects, engaging over 20 faculty, with the outcome of all directly benefiting Minnesota State System faculty or students!
Minnesota’s High School Computing Stars Honored by General Mills
Technology passion & other achievements helped forty-three female high school students from Minnesota received the special honor of being named Certificate of Distinction recipients. Each young lady was selected by the National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT) and the Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Program (MNAiC). Special thanks to sponsor General Mills, who has been a highly engaged Aspirations in Com…
On the evening of April 14 join in to celebrate the 2021Top-Tier Aspirations in Computing Honorees at a high-quality virtual ceremony from 6:30-7:45pm. This year 116 of Minnesota’s finest students with technology interests and aspirations were selected by national and state review teams to be recognized as Aspirations in Computing honorees.
Friday, April 9th Day 2 of the New Directions in IT Faculty Conference. This session will concentrate on industry needs and faculty feedback. If you are a college faculty member or work in the tech industry in Minnesota, please join us for a day packed with discussion and opportunity. Register at: https://itconnect.workoutloud.com/Event/new-directions-faculty-conference-2021 Zoom meeting room, PLEASE […]
On two recent Saturdays, Veritas Technologies and many other MNAiC partners banded together to offer this year’s version of the annual Professional Aspirations Workshops. The workshops supported honorees to design effective and appealing resumes, build LinkedIn profiles, and interview for success. Learn more here