Minnesota’s business community, DEED, and MnSCU have identified a shortage of skilled workers as one of the worst economic development problems in the state. You are invited to participate in a FREE webinar sponsored by the MnSCU-Lumina Graduate Minnesota program. Don’t miss this opportunity on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. CST to hear about the success of SUNY Works, a cooperative education and internship program at the State University of New York (SUNY) designed to shorten time to degree and ensure career pathways are in place for student success. Paula Perna, Project Director, will share how SUNY Works has targeted services for adult learners, TAA-eligible workers and Veterans through open and online education, co-ops/internships, performance based funding and other strategies. The webinar is free, but registration is required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/suny-works-best-practices-on-internships-and-meeting-employers-needs-registration-9397948517
For more information, please contact Denise Stephens, Grant Program Manager, MnSCU-Lumina Graduate Minnesota at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-201-1596.