Why does MSDN AA exist?

Technology skills are increasingly important for success of students and for continued leadership in technology arena. The MSDN AA program supports and advances the learning and skills in the areas of technical design, math, science, engineering and technology, by making the latest Microsoft developer and design software and tool and learning resources at an economical…


On-ramp for IT Pros for Windows Vista Adoption with a Springboard Series

Adopting a new OS can be very challenging; it can be one of the hardest things that IT Pros implement for their organization. The benefits though, can outweigh the pain with the right assistance throughout the adoption process. Springboard Series is available on the Windows Vista TechCenter: www.microsoft.com/technet/springboard Aimed at IT implementers the Springboard Series…


IT Challenge Competition

The IT challenge is an online quiz that highlights the art and science of developing, deploying, and maintaining IT systems that are efficient, functional, robust and secure.  Sample Quiz Questions are available at http://imaginecup.com/MyStuff/SampleITQuestion.aspx, once you sign-up for the IT competition. Sign-up at http://imaginecup.com/ for the quiz per the following schedule availability Quiz Date Day GMT…


Software Design Competition

The North American Software Design Competition is a team-based competition to create an innovative software application around the Imagine Cup theme to “Enable a sustainable Environment for all” The SDI is about motivating students to take their knowledge and skills, combined with their passion and flex their innovation muscle in applying them outside of the…


Imagine Cup competitions for Student Career development

I talk to technology students in Universities across the Midwest and am often asked: What kinds of technology jobs will be available in the future? What skills should I learn in college to prepare for the jobs? With the growth of disruptive technologies and the Wide adoption of Web 2.0 technologies, it is imperative that…


Technology program for Girls

Microsoft is offering a technology program for girls in high school to provide a better understanding of what a career in technology is all about. During the event, students interact with Microsoft employees and managers to gain exposure to careers in business and technology and to get an inside look at what it’s like to…


College Recruiters

Microsoft College careers provides you an overview of the jobs at Microsoft, Life at Microsoft and Interview process. See http://www.microsoft.com/college/ for more information. Recruiters for Schools are listed at http://www.microsoft.com/college/YourSchool.aspx