News & Stories

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September 18 2020

Our new program connects college juniors with professional training, paid summer internships, mentors and industry networks that can help  launch their careers in the Twin Cities.

September 10 2020

With the start of the new school year, we're providing remote student support through our Career & College Centers, planning virtual career events, preparing for next summer's Step Up internships, and ensuring that our work of hosting public events, administering MPS funds and other critical operations continues uninterrupted.

September 8 2020

Despite COVID-19, the creative team behind the Step Up Youth Employment Program found ways to make summer interesting, educational and fulfilling for a wide range of students.

August 17 2020

We invite you to submit your nomination for this year's AchieveMpls Excellence Award, which recognizes an outstanding community member who has gone above and beyond to further our mission of inspiring and equipping students for careers, college and life.

August 13 2020

With remote learning continuing this fall due to COVID-19, our Career & College (CCC) team is closely tracking plans for virtual student engagement and collaborating with our career and college readiness partners to design and implement another strong year of student support.