Archive | January, 2015

FVTC’s Focus Magazine profiles IT student

Statistics and numbers can be impressive when showing how the National Convergence Technology Center (CTC) impacts classrooms and students. But it’s always the personal stories that resonate best. Even the no-nonsense members of our Business and Industry Leadership Team (BILT) sit up and take notice when we deliver a compelling story of how IT education […]

Welcome Brian Nelson

Many of you who have been involved with the Convergence Technology Center may already know Lansing Community College’s Brian Nelson from Working Connections events over the years. Recently he has stepped into the role of the Co-PI representing our partner LCC. Brian comes to us with many years of experience in both industry and education. […]

2014-Highlights

2014 Highlights

It was another great year for the National Convergence Technology Center. We have asked the partners and grant staff for their highlights in 2014. Here is what they had to say. Ann Beheler, Principal Investigator A highlight of 2014 has been to see the collaboration of the National Convergence Technology Center and the National Information […]

Ten Things We Learned at MPICT 2015

I spent two days at the Winter 2015 ICT Educator Conference in San Francisco recently.  In between my usual administrative duties, I was able to attend several conference breakout sessions that covered a variety of topics, from program development and best practices to the basics of cloud computing and cyberforensics. Below are ten things I […]