Hooper Writes Column on Innovate for Maine Program for Mainebiz

Jennifer Hooper, the mentoring and business coordinator at the Foster Center for Student Innovation and the Target Technology Incubator at the University of Maine, wrote a column for Mainebiz titled “How to develop a workforce using interns.” Hooper wrote about the Innovate for Maine program, managed by UMaine, which connects Maine college students with growing companies and business leaders in the state. The program includes mandatory training with an emphasis on innovation and entrepreneurship, the article states. Hooper also mentioned Intern-to-Work, a new pilot program offered by the Target Technology Center that lets Maine businesses advertise internship positions through the University of Maine Career Center.