MHTA — Minnesota comes in 9th in Bloomberg’s recently released 2016 US State Innovation Index. This is a one spot jump from 10th in 2015.
Bloomberg ranks Minnesota 9th in 2016 US State Innovation Index
Angel Tax Credit Program fully distributed for 2016
MHTA — The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development has announced that all $15.5 million in Angel Investment Tax Credits have been allocated and that the 2016 program is closed.
You can still donate to the MHTA Foundation before the end of the year!
Science Museum’s Kitty Anderson Youth Science Center introducing underserved youth to STEM through social justice education
MHTA — For 20 years, the Science Museum of Minnesota’s Kitty Anderson Youth Science Center (KAYSC) has been engaging youth in grades 7-12 in science programming afterschool, on Saturdays, and during the summer. And for the last three years, students have been applying STEM Content and Computational Thinking to learn about Nutrition and advocate for Food Justice.
Interns impress at St Cloud biomaterials company
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.