MHTA — Target and Techstars have announced the 10 startups that have been chosen to participate in their accelerator program. All of the companies will relocate to Minneapolis and embed themselves at Target HQ this summer.
Target and Techstars name 10 startups participating in accelerator
Survey finds 3M the top place millennials want to work
MHTA — A survey conducted by the National Survey of High School Scholars found that 3M was the most preferred employer this year for millennial, beating Google. Mayo Clinic was ranked 13th and Microsoft was 14th.
MHTA Foundation Receives $20,000 AT&T Donation to Expand Tech Experience Tours Program
MHTA — The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) Foundation received a $20,000 AT&T donation today to help expand the Tech Experience Tours program that introduces underserved high school students to STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) professionals and careers.
University of Minnesota launches 100th startup company commercializing technology developed through research
MHTA — The University of Minnesota announced today that it has launched 100 startup companies over the last 10 years based on technology developed through University research.
Finding the right environment through SciTechsperience
MHTA — People tend to think of technology and the natural world as separate and unrelated matters. James Butler (above right), a junior studying environmental engineering at the University of Minnesota, doesn’t see it this way. James discovered his love for the natural world as a boy scout more than a decade ago, and remains committed to these values today as he begins a career in engineering. James is participating in the SciTechsperience Internship Program as a design intern at Edge Consulting Engineers, an engineering firm that specializes in wireless telecommunications.