MHTA — The Northstar Digital Literacy Assessment – a Minnesota product – provides an accessible, effective, low-cost means to assess the digital literacy and basic computer skills of adults needing a certificate for employment or to access higher education. In just a few years, the nonprofit online assessment has been completed over 2,000,000 times, and is in use at nearly 500 paid sponsor sites in 38 states and territories.
Northstar Digital Literacy Assessment receives Lead Gift for Major Upgrade
Code42 Hires Rob Juncker as Senior Vice President of Product Development
MHTA — Code42, the leader in cloud-based endpoint data protection and recovery, has announced that Rob Juncker has joined the company as senior vice president of product development. Juncker brings more than 20 years of experience in security, cloud, mobile, and IT management. In previous roles, he helped evolve companies from IT management technologies to security-focused solutions.
MN-SBIR companies among MN Cup division winners and runners-up
MHTA — Three Minnesota companies receiving SBIR funding have been named as division winners and runners-up in the 2017 Minnesota Cup entrepreneurial competition. The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs offer non-dilutive R&D funding for cutting edge science and technology that has the potential for commercialization.
MN Cup 2017 Division Winners Selected
$30,000 awarded to each of the final eight teams of Minnesota entrepreneurs as they continue competition for grand prize, coming Oct. 9
Outer space comes to The Bakken Museum for an evening in October
Unlock the secrets of the universe and find out why Space is the Place on October 5, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. during the last Evenings at The Bakken event of the year. This celebration of World Space Week features craft cocktails and cool treats and is perfect for those who are curious about the cosmos.