Skip to Main Content

Capitology Blog

Dr. Persis Drell: A Life-long Education and Contributor to the Field of Physics

March 18, 2020
This profile on Dr. Persis S. Drell is the seventh post in a month-long series of profiles about female STEM innovators in honor of Women’s History Month. Check back each weekday to read a new profile. 

Dr. Gloria Hewitt: One of the First African-American Woman to Receive a PhD in Mathematics

March 17, 2020
This profile on Dr. Gloria Hewitt is the sixth post in a month-long series of profiles about female STEM innovators in honor of Women’s History Month. Check back each weekday to read a new profile. 

Latest in data privacy protection legislation

March 16, 2020
The first major piece of legislation passed in California this year that protects consumer data privacy. Though the law was only passed in one state it has had sweeping impacts across the country – and beyond.

Hedy Lamarr: Star of the Silver Screen and Inventor of a WWII Changing Communications Device

March 12, 2020
This profile on Hedy Lamarr is the fifth post in a month-long series of profiles about female STEM innovators in honor of Women’s History Month. Check back each weekday to read a new profile.

Satellite hacking – how to keep your satellite data secure

March 12, 2020
While more difficult than traditional hacking, the threat of satellite hacking is real. With approximately 2,000 communications satellites in orbit, the National Security Agency is working on how to keep your satellite data secure.

A Doctoral Student's Journey through the National Award Winning Cybersecurity Program

March 10, 2020
After Capitol Technology University was announced as the national winner of the prestigious SC Media Award for Best Cybersecurity Higher Education Program on February 25, the university sought students' opinions on why Capitol's cybersecurity program was declared the "best."

Amanda Finnerty: Director of Internal Operations for Commodore Builders

March 5, 2020
This profile on Amanda Finnerty is the third post in a month-long series of profiles about female STEM innovators in honor of Women’s History Month. This profile also celebrates Women in Construction week by focusing on Finnerty, Director of Internal Operations for Commodore Builders, a $350M construction management firm. Check back each weekday to read a new profile.

Rebecca Clark: Operations Executive for Skanska, a Global Construction Firm

March 5, 2020
This profile on Rebecca Clark is the forth post in a month-long series of profiles about female STEM innovators in honor of Women’s History Month. This profile also celebrates Women in Construction week by focusing on Clark, Operations Executive for Skanska, a Swedish construction and development company that has grown to have divisions and projects in countries across the world. Check back each weekday to read a new profile.

Danielle Dy Buncio: Co-founder and CEO of VIATechnik, a Construction Technology Firm

March 3, 2020
This profile on Danielle Dy Buncio is the second post in a month-long series of profiles about female STEM innovators in honor of Women’s History Month. This profile also celebrates Women in Construction week by focusing on Dy Buncio, Co-founder and CEO of VIATechnik, a construction technology firm. Check back each weekday to read a new profile.

Dr. Nina Tandon: Co-Founder of the First Company to Grow Human Bones for Reconstruction

March 2, 2020
This profile on Dr. Nina Tandon is the first post of a month-long series of profiles about female STEM innovators in honor of Women’s History Month. Check back each weekday to read a new profile, the next of which focuses on Danielle Dy Buncio, Co-founder and CEO of VIATechnik, a construction technology firm, in honor of Women in Construction week.