Every year, employees at Microbiologics vie for a seat in the conference room to see the company’s interns make their final presentation. The audience for the presentation includes senior management, supervisors and the few other employees lucky enough to land a spot. “People have been asking to get in and I’m worried that we won’t have enough room,” says Jill Stadel, HR Generalist at Microbiologics.
Interns impress at St Cloud biomaterials company
MHTA Foundation raises critical funds to support Minnesota’s future STEM workforce
The MHTA Foundation is pleased to announce that attendees at the 2016 Tekne Awards pledged $36,808 for the Foundation’s STEM Scholarship fund. The Minnesota High Tech Foundation (MHTF) is a nonprofit 501 (c) 3 corporation founded in 1985 to promote and support excellence in science, math and technology education. The Foundation educates Minnesotans about the importance of a strong technology-based economy through outreach.
Minnesota High Tech Association releases new report on state of science and technology in Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota — The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) released “A Review of the State of Science and Technology in Minnesota” today. This new report is an update to the “Landscape of Science and Technology” report released last year. Its release comes after MHTA’s successful Tekne Awards, which recognized 14 Minnesota companies for recent innovations.
Computer Science Education Week is nearly here!
Computer Science Education Week is next week, December 5-11, 2016. The week is dedicated to inspiring K-12 students to take interest in computer science, and was chosen to recognize the birthday of computing pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (December 9, 1906).
Fourteen Minnesota High-Tech Innovators Recognized at 2016 Tekne Awards
MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 17, 2016 — The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) honored Minnesota companies and organizations committed to advancements in technology and science at last night’s 2016 Tekne Awards. The MHTA recognized 14 recipients throughout the state whose innovative drive and focus seeks to improve the lives of their communities, our economy and our state.