• News for Education

    Thursday, April 19, 2018
    In recognition of Teen Driver Safety Week (October 15th -21st), AAA - The Auto Club Group is awarding $300 mini-grants totaling approximately $5,000 to various Minnesota high schools who applied for funding to enhance teen driving in their communities.  On Tuesday, February 27, 2018, Scott Dieter, Agent/Owner from AAA Insurance Agency in Rochester and Chad Carlson from AAA in Burnsville, were ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    RAMSP Spring Educator Forum  Rochester Area Math Science Partnership (RAMSP) is hosting a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) forum to provide engaging peer-to-peer learning opportunities about STEM on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at Southeast Service Cooperative in Rochester. The STEM Forum is open to all SE Minnesota educators, business partners, and community members.  Lee ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Community, Education
    Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    RCTC STUDENTS ELECT EXECUTIVE OFFICERS   (Rochester, MN)— The final results have been tallied and RCTC students have elected the next set of executive officers for RCTC’s Student Government. Elections for Student President, Vice President, and Treasurer were held Tuesday and Wednesday through an online system accessible to all students. There were eight candidates in the running for the three ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Education, Community
    Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    Rochester Community and Technical College Student Awarded Cooke Foundation Scholarship     (Rochester, MN) Rochester Community and Technical College is proud to announce student Munira Alimire has been awarded a prestigious Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship. Ms. Alimire is a current student at RCTC and holds an executive leadership position as the Student Senate Secretary. She was the only ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, General News Article
    Friday, April 06, 2018
    Skilled Construction Laborer Training!  Your Future Begins Now! Workforce Development, Inc., in conjunction with the Laborer's Union, is offering a four week Laborers Training. This is your opportunity to work in the building sector, industrial sector, energy sector or even highway and heavy.  You will earn your OSHA 30 certification, a flagger's card, and much, much more.  There is NO cost to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Women
    Thursday, April 05, 2018
    Rochester, MN — Many people have an interest in photography, but how many actually have the skills and knowledge to become a professional? On May 15th, Erin Young of Erin Young Portrait Design in Rochester, Mn will be sharing her expertise as a professional photographer, helping other photographers learn the art of taking maternity photos.  Young's class, Artisitc Maternity Sessions, is part of ...read more
    Categories: Education, Women, Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, March 29, 2018
    News Release March 29, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  NAWIC Chapter 346 To Hold 25th Anniversary Celebration  ROCHESTER,MN —March 23, 2018 marks the 25th anniversary for the Southeast Minnesota Chapter of the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC). The chapter was established with the help of our peers in the Minneapolis – Saint Paul chapter and has grown from a handful of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Press Release, Women, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, March 23, 2018
                               5 Knowledge Bowl Teams Advance to State Northfield (2 teams), Rochester Mayo, Rushford-Peterson, and Spring Grove will move on!  The 2018 Senior High Knowledge Bowl Regionals, sponsored by the Southeast Service Cooperative, were held on March 19, 2018 at the Wood Lake Meeting Center in Rochester.  The following area teams competed after advancing from Sub-Regionals.  ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
    Saturday, March 03, 2018
    Sunday nights are boring in Rochester right? Wrong! It's simple come on down for Linguistico's debut language exchange. Grab a bite to eat, or have some drinks, and speak in either Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, or French, NO English allowed. Whether you are a complete newbie or seasoned pro, feel free to come on down and simply say hi! Around the room will be our "Conversationalist" in ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Education
    Wednesday, July 06, 2016
    Loffler Companies is pleased to announce A+ Imaging Systems of La Crosse, WI and Rochester, MN now part of Loffler CompaniesPosted on 07/6/2016 A+ Imaging Systems clients to benefit from Loffler’s wide range of business technologies and services, specialized training, award-winning service and support, and customer-first focus. A+ Plus Imaging team joins Loffler to continue to bring first-class ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, June 27, 2016
    Loffler Companies named a 2016 Best Place to Work by Minneapolis St Paul Business JournalPosted on 06/27/2016 Best Place to Work recognition recognizes Loffler employees are happy working to provide top business technology and services to clients throughout growth and market expansion Loffler Companies, the Upper Midwest’s largest privately owned business technology and services provider, has ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release