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Hatfield & McCoys 2019 Event Recap

Earlier this month, technology vendor partners and Works supporters raised more than $140,000 to create opportunities where Twin Cities youth with the will and work ethic to succeed are empowered achieve a lifetime of economic self-sufficiency.


October 2019 Feature: Making Internships Meaningful

Check out our 2019-2020 Making Internships Meaningful launch and see who the first supervisor and intern spotlights are. A meaningful internship can only happen when supervisors are devoted to their young professional’s experience and young professionals exemplify drive and commitment in their internship. Through this series, we want to capture how supervisors and interns are both Making Internships Meaningful.




Alumni Profile: Nasro Omar

We sat down with Class of 2014 Genesys Works alumna Nasro Omar who graduated from Augsburg University last spring. Six years ago, as a Young Professional, she began her internship at Optum where she worked on the telecommunications support team. After finishing the internship year, Nasro elected to go to Hamline University for college. Hear directly from her how she made her journey through college and post-secondary education. 



2nd Annual Career Fair Recap

The Genesys Works College and Career Success Team kicked off this fall’s recruiting season by hosting the 2nd annual Career Fair. Representatives from nine of our corporate partners joined us to connect with 43 current GW college students and recent graduates for internship and full-time positions in technology and business.