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Counterterrorism in 2020

May 12, 2020
The global stage of late has almost exclusively starred the COVID-19 coronavirus, but terrorism never stops. Just because you aren’t hearing about it in the news doesn’t mean that counterterrorism has stopped being important.

(Part 1) Critical Infrastructure: Space Security and Cybersecurity Intersect

May 8, 2020
Satellite and space security is essential to our country’s safety and prosperity, and only through the hard work of dedicated cyber professionals and educators of future cyber warriors will we be able to protect our great nation. Capitol Technology University leads the way in educating the Nation’s cyber professionals for key essential industries. 

Mental Health Tips for Students

May 7, 2020
Let’s not sugarcoat it, things are pretty crazy right now. COVID-19 turned the world on its head while you were just minding your own business and trying to get through a major life milestone – college. Being a student has always come with a certain amount of stress, but right now you might be feeling a little lost – and that’s okay, but we have some tips that may help.

Career Services Series (Part 4): Guidance for College Students Seeking Employment During COVID-19 

May 6, 2020
Last week in Part 3 of the Career Services Series: Guidance for College Students Seeking Employment During COVID-19, we addressed how to network virtually and effectively utilize your professional brand to interact with employers.  In Part 2 of the series we covered professional job search materials and how you communicate your message as part of developing your professional brand. One of the basic components of professional branding is the resume.  Part 1 of the series covered the importance of a good resume format as the key to getting your resume noticed.  Part 4  the last segment of our series, will cover virtual interviewing techniques.  

Cybersecurity in the COVID Wild West

May 4, 2020
Cybercrime used to be something that only effected the people in movies, but as computer tech has evolved, cyber threats have become as real and commonplace as any malicious act. Now in 2020, we find ourselves in an unprecedented situation: forced to the internet for work and socialization thanks to the COVID-19 global pandemic.

Network security vs. identity-based application security

May 4, 2020
In recent years, identity-based application security has become an important component of network security, making it vital for cybersecurity experts to integrate Identity and Access Management for applications.

Career Services Series (Part 3): Guidance for College Students Seeking Employment During COVID-19 

April 28, 2020
Last week in Part 2 of the Career Services Series: Guidance for College Students Seeking Employment During COVID-19, I discussed professional job search materials and how to communicate your message as part of developing your professional brand. One of the basic components of professional branding is the resume.  Part 1 of the series covered the importance of a good resume format as the key to getting your resume noticed).  Networking is a significant component of an expedited job search. In Part 3 we will address how, with the Covid-19 restrictions, the entire process can be done virtually while remaining effective, as most employers have converted to virtual communication. 

Best Cybersecurity Program: The Secret to Capitol Tech’s Success

April 27, 2020
This year, Capitol Technology University was honored with the prestigious 2020 SC Media Award for Best Cybersecurity Higher Education Program.

Using AI and Data Science to Fight COVID-19

April 24, 2020
It might not be the first technology you think of when you wonder what cutting edge tech is being deployed to help us during the pandemic, but big data analysis is right there on the front lines. Artificial intelligence is currently being used in combination with predictive analytics and data science to combat the coronavirus. 

Career Services Series (Part 2): Guidance for College Students Seeking Employment During COVID-19 

April 23, 2020
Last week in Part 1 of the Career Services Series: Guidance for College Students Seeking Employment During COVID-19, I discussed the importance of a good resume by taking an assessment of yourself, your skills and accomplishments to look for ways to make you stand out in a crowd of applicants. Part 2 will discuss how to conduct the job search process virtually, in light of the COVID-19 limitations.