October 1, 2020
Be Aware: October is National Cyber Awareness Month
“Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart.” According to the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), that is this year’s theme for National Cyber Awareness Month, which aims to help raise awareness for cybersecurity issues ranging from personal information being hacked to large-scale data breaches.
September 29, 2020
Why Washington DC (and the rest of the U.S.) Needs More Machine Learning and Computer Science Graduates
In 2019, an executive order was issued by the President of the United States that announced the American Artificial Intelligence Initiative, https://www.whitehouse.gov/ai/, an effort to promote and protect artificial intelligence (AI) technology.
September 23, 2020
Sabrina Gonzalez Pasterski: The Young Woman Dubbed the “Next Albert Einstein”
Sabrina Gonzalez Pasterski’s interest in STEM began early in her life–at age 9, to be exact–during her first flight in an airplane1. This interest quickly graduated to a hands-on hobby when she built an airplane engine at age 10 and a complete airplane two years later which she took for a solo test flight at 14 years old, a year before this Chicago native could even test for her learner’s permit1,2.
September 22, 2020
Student & Alumni Voice: Leif Heaney's Experience Studying at, Graduating From, and Working for Capitol Tech
Capitol Tech is a place where you get out what you put in. Capitol Tech will open a world of possibilities for any student willing to put in the work necessary to achieve their goals. The resources available to the undergraduate population, both online and on ground, promote the betterment of the student in every facet of their life, but without understanding Capitol Tech, its uniqueness could be perceived as a weakness.
September 18, 2020
Interview: Chair of Safety, Dr. Linda Martin, Shares her Thoughts on Construction Safety Week
The following Q&A with Dr. Linda F. Martin, Chair of Safety at and graduate of the PhD in Occupational Health and Safety from Capitol Technology University, marks the close of Construction Safety Week.
September 17, 2020
Tips for Construction Safety – Revisited
According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), 21% of private industry worker fatalities in 2018 were in the construction industry. Though worker deaths are down in America, on average, there is a lot of work to be done to improve safety, especially in the era of COVID-19.
September 15, 2020
September 14th Marks the Beginning of Construction Safety Week 2020
Construction Safety Week, which began on Monday, September 14th, is an annual event in which the “construction industry, its clients and business partners take this opportunity to recommit to sending every worker h