OSU-OKC expands partnership with Amazon

Published: Sunday, June 23, 2019 By: Adam Kemp Source: NewsOK

Sitting inside the dark classroom with his computer screen illuminating his face, Chris Willis is back in school learning how to power his tech startup.

His instructor at the seminar at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City is a representative from one of the world’s wealthiest and most powerful companies — Amazon.

“All businesses are transferring online,” said Willis, 32. “I have the business knowledge of how to run my company, but I don’t have the IT knowledge. So this has been great to learn that from a company like Amazon.”

Over the course of the past year, OSU-OKC has partnered with Amazon, which recognized the school as an AWS Academy member, Oklahoma’s first and only certified institution.

Read the story on NewsOK.com.

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