Contributions of Community Colleges to Cybersecurity

December 14, 2015

National Cybersecurity Institute Journal and National CyberWatch Center partnered to draw an unique perspective and resources focused on the contributions of community colleges to cybersecurity. This journal publishes relevant and noteworthy articles three times a year that serve to enlighten those with a vested interest in the cybersecurity field. Among

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Battling Data Breaches

October 31, 2015

Data breach prevention is a battle, rarely plain and never simple. For higher education institutions, the Sisyphean aspects of the task are more complex than for industry and business. Two-year colleges have payrolls and vendor contracts like those enterprises. They also have public record and student confidentiality requirements. Colleges must

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Faculty Travel Funds to 2015 NICE

October 8, 2015

The National CyberWatch Center and the Catalyzing Computing Cybersecurity in Community Colleges (C5) Project at Whatcom Community College, with support from the National Science Foundation (NSF), have limited funds to support faculty travel and registration at the 2015 NICE Conference in San Diego, California, November 3 and 4. Faculty need to

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM)

October 2, 2015

As a partner in the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Stop.Think.Connect.™ Campaign, the National CyberWatch Center is proud to promote NCSAM and the importance of online safety. Throughout the month, we will highlight the issue of cybersecurity on our website, in our newsletter, and in our social media posts (Facebook,

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Inaugural National K-12 Cybersecurity Education Conference (2015)

September 25, 2015

Inaugural National K-12 Cybersecurity Education Conference – in partnership with the 13th Annual C3 Conference: Cyberethics, Cybersafety and Cybersecurity Top 10 Reasons to Attend or Send Your Staff: Two content packed days devoted specifically to providing research-based resources and strategies for promoting proper behavior in the areas of cyberethics, safety and

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National Cyber League (NCL) Fall Season Registration Open

September 14, 2015

The 2015 National Cyber League (NCL) fall season registration opens August 15th, through October 3. The NCL has a powerful and proven model – provide an ongoing virtual training ground for faculty and students to develop and validate cybersecurity skills using content aligned with individual and team games – which

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National CyberWatch Sponsors 2015 High Impact Technology Exchange Conference (HI-TEC)

July 1, 2015

The National CyberWatch Center is an Associate Producer of the 2015 High Impact Technology Exchange Conference (HI-TEC), July 27-30, 2015 in Portland, OR. HI-TEC is a national conference on advanced technological education where secondary and postsecondary educators, counselors, industry professionals, trade organizations, and technicians can update their knowledge and skills.

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