MHTA — Governor Mark Dayton and Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith unveiled their supplemental budget proposal, which includes $100 million in funding for the the Border-to-Border Broadband Development Grant Program.
Governor Dayton’s Supplemental Budget proposal includes $100 million in broadband grant funding
Minnesota Computers for Schools Expands Access to Technology and Training Through Upcycled Computers at March 31 Transformation Celebration
MHTA — Minnesota Computers for Schools (MCFS) will be bringing the community together to celebrate the power of transformation at its annual Transformation Celebration on Thursday, March 31, 5pm at the Muse Event Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The Bakken Museum Announces New Public Programming Series
MHTA — The Bakken Museum will be presenting five family friendly, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) focused Discovery Days in 2016.
SciTechsperience Interns Hope to Change Lives at Ativa Medical
MHTA — MHTA staff recently visited Ativa Medical in Saint Paul to meet the company’s current SciTechsperience interns, Aschalew Chamiso and Erin Duffy. Ativa is making waves in the healthcare industry for it’s novel point-of-care diagnostics product that allows physicians to easily take comprehensive blood-based tests. Rather than sending samples to a lab and waiting days for the results, physicians can use Ativa’s “tabletop micro lab” on-site (the size of a small desktop computer) to get results in minutes.
3M Unveils State-of-the-Art Research and Development Laboratory at Global Headquarters
MHTA — 3M is strengthening its scientific capabilities further with the opening of its new, state-of-the-art R&D lab at its headquarters in St. Paul, Minn.