Certiport names Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. national champions

Students demonstrate superior Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint skills to advance to Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship ATLANTA – Certiport, provider of performance-based IT certification exams that accelerate academic and career opportunities for learners, recently announced six United States teenagers have earned a spot to compete in compete in the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) World…

Thumbtack announces scholarship program in support of the next generation of skilled, local professionals

Thumbtack, the app that finds you a local professional for any project, has announced the Thumbtack Pro ​Scholarship, in support of the next generation of local skilled professionals pursuing careers in any of Thumbtack’s nearly 1,000 categories including plumbers, caterers, personal trainers, math tutors and wedding officiants. With this scholarship, Thumbtack will award one student…

Texas A&M At SXSW: Experience Aggie innovation, research at the ‘Discovery Lounge’

From Texas A&M University Texas A&M University’s innovation, discovery. and global impact will be on full display during SXSW at the Discovery Lounge in the Courtyard Marriott’s Brazos Ballroom on March 13. Texas A&M’s participation in SXSW in 2018 will showcase faculty expertise and generate brand impressions with a global audience of 280,000 attendees in…