October 14, 2016

CIC, CenturyLink partner for STEM education initiative

MONROE – CenturyLink, Inc. recently partnered with IBM and the Cyber Innovation Center (CIC) to host a training workshop for sixth, seventh, and eighth-grade teachers from the Monroe City, Ouachita Parish and private school systems. Serving as an anchor of Louisiana’s Cyber Corridor, the CIC and its National Cyber Research Park in Bossier City, Louisiana, […]
September 30, 2016

Around Annapolis: St. Mary’s launches cyber literacy curriculum

St. Mary’s High School junior Kasey Feldtmose saw an opportunity after she and five other students attended the University of Baltimore Cyber Discovery Camp after her freshman year. Her interest in cyber engineering was piqued and she took action. “After the six of us came back from the program, we […]
September 20, 2016

White House acknowledges Cyber Innovation Center contributions

Contributions made nationwide by the Cyber Innovation Center in critical areas of education have been recognized at the highest level of this country’s government. An announcement on Sept. 13 highlighting new progress and momentum in support of the presidential initiative “Computer Science for All” named the CIC for its commitment […]
September 15, 2016

CIC awarded $4 million grant

A $4 million grant to support the continued nation-wide expansion of cyber security education and training has been awarded by the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security to Bossier City’s Cyber Innovation Center. CIC officials said the grant is designed to better prepare K-12 educators across the country through a library […]