Company collaboration helps interns #DiscoverMSP

Thousands of future business and community leaders descend on Minneapolis-Saint Paul every summer for internships. However, 2017 marked the start of something new. Many of our region’s largest employers teamed up through Make It. MSP. to provide an unprecedented experience for summer interns that encouraged them to think about building their careers in this region. More than 750 interns gathered […]

Intern to Intern: Lauren Davis

Lauren Davis is a IT Talent Acceleration Program Associate at Land O’Lakes originally from New Berlin, WI. She lives in the Uptown neighborhood in Minneapolis. What surprised you most about the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region? It is not always cold! Ha ha, all jokes aside the amount of things there is to do in the Twin Cities! From […]

Say hello to summer in MSP

One of my favorite things about life in Minneapolis-Saint Paul is the four distinct seasons we enjoy here. Anytime I take it for granted someone will remind me how special that really is. Given our MSP HELLO project team was already holding quarterly, seasonal events to welcome new neighbors, last month we experimented with a new format in partnership […]

Intern to Intern: Jake Laws

Jake Laws is a IT TAP Associate at Land O’Lakes originally from Naperville, IL. He lives in the Uptown neighborhood in Minneapolis. What surprised you most about the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region? Never coming to Minnesota before my internship I was most surprised by how beautiful and lively of a city Minneapolis was. Along with that, there is […]

Intern to Intern: Imani Parker

Imani Parker is a Business Management Associate at General Mills originally from Indianapolis, IN. She lives in the Uptown neighborhood in Minneapolis. What surprised you most about the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region? I have been most surprised by the amount of activity in the Twin Cities. There is always something happening in the Twin Cities— events to check out, […]

Intern to Intern: Kelby Sapien

Kelby Sapien is a software engineer at Target originally from Long Beach, CA. He lives in the West Bank/Seven Corners neighborhood (right next to the University of MN). What surprised you most about the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region? As an IT professional, I was amazed to find out how many tech companies were located in the MSP […]