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. […]
August 2, 2016

St. Isidore Cyber Program Kickoff

On Wednesday, March 4th the inaugural cohort of the St. Isidore Cyber Program gathered to kick off cyber studies at St. Mary’s High School. Mr. Kevin Nolten, Director of Academic Outreach at the Cyber Innovation Center, met with students, parents, faculty, and staff to discuss the importance of cyber education […]
July 29, 2016

Bossier Schools Receives $1.5M Grant to Launch Project SOAR

When Bossier Schools begins the 2016-17 academic year, it will be all systems go as the district launches Project SOAR (Supporting Opportunities for Achievement and Resilience), a five-year academic and mental health initiative that will benefit more than 6,700 students attending 11 schools across the district. Project SOAR is aimed […]
July 7, 2016

Catholic High, Dunham School students take part in cybersecurity program

Juniors from Catholic High School and Dunham School and their teachers recently took part in a weeklong cybersecurity program at Louisiana Tech University. The program, called Analysis and Investigation through Cyber-Based Scenarios, was supported by the Cyber Innovation Center and a U.S. Department of Homeland Security grand, a news release […]