Aspirations IT Connect Community

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Aspirations IT Connect Community
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This is a secured community managed by the Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Award Program. The community was created to offer program participants and alumnae a safe space online to connect, network and share technology experiences with each other. Community members will also have access to exclus Read more...ive content, resources, internships, workshops, scholarships and etc.

ABOUT MINNESOTA ASPIRATIONS IN COMPUTING
The Minnesota Aspirations in Computing (MNAiC) Award Program partners with the National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT) to inspire, empower, and honor young women of high school age for their computing-related achievements and interests. The program is supported by Minnesota State – IT Center of Excellence and numerous businesses and organizations. The powerful story of honoree accomplishments does not end at a recognition ceremony in April of each year, it’s just the beginning! Over 300 young women who have been honored since the Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Program inception in 2012-2013 continue to pursue life-changing education and career opportunities, becoming accomplished practitioners and leaders in a variety of Science Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields.

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Wed, October, 7th 2020

A new blog article: Protect Yourself From Cyber Crime - Webinar October 15 - was posted into: Employers
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Wed, September, 16th 2020

A new blog article: A Future Brighter Than Ever - was posted into: K12 Educators
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Thu, May, 7th 2020

Interested in a career in Software Development & Engineering? Join our Power UP IT Meet the Expert series Thursday, May 7th at 11:30 AM! Join LIVE at http://Live.PowerUPITMN.com
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Tue, March, 17th 2020

A new blog article: STEM Fuse COVID-19 Response - was posted into: K12 Educators
A new blog article: STEM Fuse COVID-19 Response - was posted into: K12 Educators
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Tue, March, 10th 2020

Missed last week's #MNAiCAlumnaeStories with guest alumna Amiyah Hunter? My recap of our conversation is now available, check it out — http://ow.ly/wNym30qoOBv
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Missed last week's #MNAiCAlumnaeStories with guest alumna Amiyah Hunter? My recap of our conversation is now available, check it out — http://ow.ly/wNym30qoOBv ___ #techtuesday #girlsintech #womenintech #womeninhistory #blackhistorymonth #diversityintech
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Tue, February, 18th 2020

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Diversity brings new experiences, perspectives, and ideas that help create better products and improves the quality of life. Here are three women of color who are redefining women’s roles in technology.
Diversity brings new experiences, perspectives, and ideas that help create better products and improves the quality of life. Here are three women of color who are redefining women’s roles in technology.
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Mon, February, 17th 2020

In case you missed last month's Alumnae Stories Live on Instagram, check out the recap of my chat with Claire Kaiser —ow.ly/UZcE30qhCcL
In case you missed last month's Alumnae Stories Live on Instagram, check out the recap of my chat with Claire Kaiser —ow.ly/UZcE30qhCcL
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Fri, December, 20th 2019

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Checkout highlights from last Tuesday's #MNAiCAlumnaeStories featuring special guest and 2019 Aspirations in Computing State Winner, Anjali Donthi — http://ow.ly/ij8b30q3dV0 . . . #GirlsinTech #ITinMN #MNGirlsDisruptTECH
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Mon, November, 4th 2019

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Special thanks to Fiona Chow for helping us launch #MNAiCAlumnaeStories last week! I had a wonderful time catching up with Fiona and sharing my own experience as a #womanintech who has benefited from the Aspirations in Computing program. Here are my highlights from the conversation with Fiona Chow — http://bit.ly/MNAiCAlumnaeStoriesEsp1
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Mon, October, 21st 2019

ATTN: Students in grades 9-12 who self-identify as women, genderqueer, or non-binary! Applications are now open for the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing. Apply now and receive acknowledgement for all that you do (or want to do) in technology — http://ow.ly/PYUH30pKTYo

Applications close Nov. 5th. For more details, visit: http://ow.ly/goQH30psje5
ATTN: Students in grades 9-12 who self-identify as women, genderqueer, or non-binary! Applications are now open for the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing. Apply now and receive acknowledgement for all that you do (or want to do) in technology — http://ow.ly/PYUH30pKTYo Applications close Nov. 5th. For more details, visit: http://ow.ly/goQH30psje5
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We're only 3/wks away from the Nov. 5th Aspirations in Computing Award application deadline. Have you applied yet? Need a little inspiration? Here is some advice from four #NCWITAiC Community members on overcoming self-doubt and owning your unique perspective — http://ow.ly/66TU30pK6ML
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We're only 3/wks away from the Nov. 5th Aspirations in Computing Award application deadline. Have you applied yet? Need a little inspiration? Here is some advice from four #NCWITAiC Community members on overcoming self-doubt and owning your unique perspective — http://ow.ly/66TU30pK6ML . . . NOW GO APPLY — http://ow.ly/2KYC30pK6Mt
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Tue, September, 10th 2019

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Since 2013, we have matched 131 young women with job shadow opportunities at businesses across the state. 2019 marks the sixth year of our tremendously successful partnership with local businesses. This summer, we matched 26 talented MNAiC Honorees with 21 Minnesota businesses representing various sectors such as agriculture, retail, business, entertainment, finance, healthcare, and entrepreneurial ventures. Read more about this year’s job shadow program experience.
Since 2013, we have matched 131 young women with job shadow opportunities at businesses across the state. 2019 marks the sixth year of our tremendously successful partnership with local businesses. This summer, we matched 26 talented MNAiC Honorees with 21 Minnesota businesses representing various sectors such as agriculture, retail, business, entertainment, finance, healthcare, and entrepreneurial ventures. Read more about this year’s job shadow program experience.
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Tue, September, 3rd 2019

ATTN: technical students in grades 9-12 who self-identify as women, genderqueer, or non-binary! Applications are now open for the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing. Apply now and receive acknowledgment for all that you do (or want to do) in technology.

Applications are open Sept. 1st - Nov. 5th. Visit http://ow.ly/goQH30psje5 for details.

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ATTN: technical students in grades 9-12 who self-identify as women, genderqueer, or non-binary! Applications are now open for the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing. Apply now and receive acknowledgment for all that you do (or want to do) in technology. Applications are open Sept. 1st - Nov. 5th. Visit http://ow.ly/goQH30psje5 for details. #NCWITAiC20 #MNAiC20 #MNGirlsDisruptTECH
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