Minnesota State – IT Center of Excellence, in partnership with high school teachers and college faculty offer a FREE IT Exploration (ITX) curriculum that pulls back the curtain, allowing secondary teachers and students to discover the broad range of computer-based skills and competencies that today’s employers are seeking.
In the first publication of the “Where Are They Now” series, we meet with Minnesota Aspirations in Computing (MNAiC) Alumnae, Maria Sanchez Lopez, a 2014 Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Awards state winner. The powerful story of her accomplishments does not end at the recognition ceremony in the spring of 2014, it’s just beginning!
The Minnesota IT Center of Excellence, developed IT Connect, an online career tool for employers looking for top I.T. professionals in the state of Minnesota. The technology features of IT Connect gives employers the ability to conveniently search for, identify, and connect with IT college students throughout the entire state of Minnesota.
On October 23-25, the 2017 Cyber Security Summit will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center. As a proud sponsor of this event, Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence will host a booth in the exhibition hall to inform participants of the work we will be doing to help combat cybersecurity threats through education and training.
Minnesota State – IT Center of Excellence and an ever-growing list of impressive partners, have amassed formidable resources to support young women in high school interested in technology.