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Ames, Iowa ranks #1 in State of the Silicon Prairie Report

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As part of AIM Institute, a not-for- profit organization that grows, connects and inspires tech talent to ensure a world-class tech workforce for the region, Silicon Prairie News has recently released the Silicon Prairie News 2016 State of the Silicon Prairie report. The report provides a snapshot review of the Silicon Prairie and its communities in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, […]

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Union Pacific hosts local students for unique take your kids to work day experience

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WHAT: Media representatives are invited to join Union Pacific and 60 local students for an innovative Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work experience at the headquarters of the nation’s largest railroad. During the event, 5 th and 6 th graders will participate in three energetic and vibrant working ‘modules’ developed with the AIM Institute that focus […]

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AIM Infotec inspires attendees, builds broader understanding of tech

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Nearly 1,000 people attended the AIM Infotec conference, held at the Embassy Suites La Vista Conference Center on Tuesday. The annual conference brings together business and technology for a day of innovation and inspiration. “The more people understand about where technology is, how to use it, how to take advantage of that technology the better off they’re going to […]

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AIM Brain Exchange partners with Liberty Elementary

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AIM, a not-for- profit organization dedicated to changing lives through technology, announced today that it has formed a pilot partnership with Liberty Elementary School to bring students to AIM’s Brain Exchange once a week for classes on robotics. The Brain Exchange is home to free science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) learning experiences for youth ages 7-17. With […]

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TechHire Kick-off party planned for February 9

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Omaha has been designated as a TechHire community by Opportunity@Work, a nonprofit leading the charge to expand Americans’ access to career opportunities. As part of the TechHire designation, Omaha has recently joined a national network of 71 communities with a goal to help individuals enter the technology workforce through education and help with job placement. TechHire Omaha invites job […]

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