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 […]
August 22, 2016

Schools recognized for participation in CyberCamp

Franklin City Public Schools has received recognition from the Virginia Department of Education for their participation in the statewide CyberCamp this summer. “On behalf of the Virginia Department of Education, please congratulate your students for participating in the statewide pilot, Virginia CyberCamp 2016,” a letter from the department to superintendent […]
August 8, 2016

The Health of the CIC

Q&A session gives an update on our burgeoning tech industry As the oil and gas industry took a huge hit last year and the economy in Louisiana stutters, slowing tax collections and revenue income, creating massive budget holes, the need for a new industry is never more apparent than right now. […]