Press Releases

  • EUGENE, Ore. (June 13, 2018) — Nearly 100 local job seekers got a fresh perspective into Eugene tech industry jobs at the Not Your Average Tech Jobs event, held downtown on Tuesday, June 5th. Local technology hiring professionals were on hand to help job seekers better understand what it takes to qualify for non-traditional tech roles. With tech companies continuing to become job creators in Eugene, community partners from a variety of organizations felt it was important to shine some light on often overlooked positions that are necessary for most tech companies[...]

  • Eugene, OR (Nov. 14, 2017) — Redefining Women in Tech (RWIT) announced today that it has secured a portion of the $83k granted to Eugene area organizations by the Mozilla Gigabit Community Fund. The Mozilla Gigabit City designation Eugene earned earlier this year provides grant funding to support educational and workforce development projects that employ gigabit network technology in innovative ways. Following a competitive grant application process, RWIT’s Interactive Video Learning Events project was one of five local proposals selected in the first round of funding[...]