To celebrate February 2nd this year, MHTA invites members of the science and technology community to provide young people with the opportunity to job shadow – the chance to learn more about the opportunities available in the high-tech fields. A Job Shadow not only gives students the chance to learn about real workplaces, but also explore career pathways in STEM fields.
AT&T Aspire launches ed-tech accelerator
MHTA – AT&T has launched the AT&T Aspire Accelerator for ed-tech ventures throughout the nation, as part of AT&T’s $350 million commitment to education. This search for game-changing solutions to real-world education problems begins with a call for applications.
The British are coming
MHTA – The British are coming and they want to meet you. Staff from The British Consulate-General in Chicago will be setting up a “Pop-Up Consulate” in the Twin Cities from February 9 -12, and will be putting on a variety of business-focused events over the week.
Host a Student for a Job Shadow Day
MHTA is encouraging its members and other high tech businesses to participate in Job Shadow Day the week of February 2nd. By hosting a high school student at their site, high tech professionals can help stimulate interest in STEM careers.
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SciTechsperience Releases 2014 Report
MHTA is pleased to announce the release of the 2014 SciTechsperience Internship Program Report. The report recaps the highlights and challenges of the program’s most successful year to date.