MHTA News

Minnesota High Tech Association launches new ground-breaking talent system that connects employers and candidates using cutting-edge recruiting technology

Minneapolis, MN — The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) has partnered with RealTime Talent to launch MHTA Talent Exchange, with a first of its kind technology solution that brings significant efficiency to finding and hiring employees by matching optimal candidates to jobs or internships, reducing potential turnover and overall hiring costs.

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February 23, 2017 | Comments Off on Minnesota High Tech Association launches new ground-breaking talent system that connects employers and candidates using cutting-edge recruiting technology

Thirty-Two Minnesota High School Students Honored in Fifth Annual Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Awards

Advance IT Minnesota, the high-tech Center of Excellence in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system, today announced the names of 32 high school students selected as winners and honorable mentions in the fifth annual Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Awards (AiC). The awards program honors young women in grades 9-12 for their computing-related achievements and interests in technology, and was started to support and encourage young women to pursue careers in technology.

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February 21, 2017 | Comments Off on Thirty-Two Minnesota High School Students Honored in Fifth Annual Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Awards

Engineering Week is here!

Engineering Week (February 19-25) is happening this week. You may have been too busy to participate. Hey, things come up and have to be dealt with – that is what it means to be an engineer! The need will still exist for more students to pursue STEM in post-secondary studies which is vital to our state’s economic and social health. MHTA invites you to consider other opportunities available to serve students.

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February 21, 2017 | Comments Off on Engineering Week is here!

Hidden Figures & STEM Role Models

By now, most people know about Hidden Figures, the movie about the untold story of Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson, who served as the computational power behind the early days of NASA and the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. These women crossed gender and color boundaries to help propel the United States to the front of the space race.

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February 14, 2017 | Comments Off on Hidden Figures & STEM Role Models

Be part of Engineering Week!

Engineering Week (February 19-25) is next week. You have the opportunity to participate and give curious students a great workplace experience!

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February 14, 2017 | Comments Off on Be part of Engineering Week!

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  • Check out today's IT Workforce Wednesday report! There are more than 9,500 IT job openings in the Twin Cities.… https://t.co/WgCR4HReVx
  • Thanks also to @unisyscorp for sponsoring today’s @MHTA CIO Panel!
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