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Summer Newsletter: Let’s catch up!

At Genesys Works we are surrounded by great interns, staff members, partners and more. Read more about what we’ve been up to in Q2 here.



Summer Training 2019: Let the Games Begin

At Genesys Works, it’s officially summer training season! That means that as the Class of 2019 settles into summer – preparing for college or other post-secondary paths and finishing their year-long internships – we are also preparing the Class of 2020 for their upcoming internship opportunity.


Genesys Works with Mioshi Moses and David Williams

Catherine Read interviews Mioshi Moses, Executive Director of the National Capital Region and David Williams, CEO of Genesys Works. They empower high school students from challenged backgrounds to achieve college and career success through skills training and meaningful work experience.


Think IT Scholarship Spotlight: Yingyi Zhou

York Solutions, in partnership with Genesys Works Twin Cities, the Think IT Association, and Wallin Education Partners, is excited to announce the 2019 Think IT Scholarship winners: Brandon Ngo, Latifa Said, Omar Ceesay, and Yingyi Zhou. Each of these students has a story worth telling. So, we decided to sit down with each of these esteemed winners to hear – in their own words – how they got to where they are today and where they hope to go next.


Think IT Scholarship Spotlight: Omar Ceesay

York Solutions, in partnership with Genesys Works Twin Cities, the Think IT Association, and Wallin Education Partners, is excited to announce the 2019 Think IT Scholarship winners: Brandon Ngo, Latifa Said, Omar Ceesay, and Yingyi Zhou. Each of these students has a story worth telling. So, we decided to sit down with each of these esteemed winners to hear – in their own words – how they got to where they are today and where they hope to go next.


Our Future Workforce: Aline Irafasha

“I never thought any of this could be possible, but joining Genesys Works has changed my life forever. I am so grateful to know that I will be well taken care of during and after my college years.” -Aline Irafasha


Think IT Scholarship Spotlight: Latifa Said

York Solutions, in partnership with Genesys Works Twin Cities, the Think IT Association, and Wallin Education Partners, is excited to announce the 2019 Think IT Scholarship winners: Brandon Ngo, Latifa Said, Omar Ceesay, and Yingyi Zhou. Each of these students has a story worth telling. So, we decided to sit down with each of these esteemed winners to hear – in their own words – how they got to where they are today and where they hope to go next.


Funder Spotlight: York Solutions

There are a variety of ways in which companies choose to partner with Genesys Works. And from our hypothetical menu of options, York Solutions has seemingly checked every box. Click to learn how York Solutions and York Solutions CEO Richard Walker go above and beyond to champion the Genesys Works mission.


2019 Breaking Through Ceremony Event Recap

On Thursday, May 2nd, the Genesys Works Twin Cities team gathered 1,300 of our closst friends to celebrate the Class of 2019 for the Breaking Through Ceremony held at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Presented by ThreeBridge Solutions, the Breaking Through Ceremony gives the entire Genesys Works community – corporate partners, family members, current and former young professionals, school and community members and partners, and staff – an opportunity to mingle, connect, and recognize the collective and individual accomplishments of this hardworking class of young professionals as they approach the finish line of their year-long internships.