Cybersecurity Education in the News



"Cybersecurity competition has serious undertones," Fox 13 Denver, 3/10/2017


"Sacred Hearts School students practice real life cybersecurity through CyberPatriot program," Lahaina News, 3/9/2017


"How Security Pros Can Bridge The Skills Shortage: By paying it forward, we can help address the industry's exploding need for talent,", 2/28/2017


"Veterans Say Military Helped Prepare Them for Careers in Technology," Armed With Science: The Official U.S. Defense Department Science Blog, 2/15/2017


"Why Being Undiscovered is Increasingly Less Likely," [University of Arizona News), 2/8/2017


"Game On! —Engineering Security Through Friendly Competition," Uber Security + Privacy,, 1/30/2017


"Whatcom Community College to Offer In-Demand IT Degree," [The Bellingham Business Journal], 1/30/2017


"SISD students learn cybersecurity," Seguin [TX] Gazette, 1/16/2017


"Inside Cyber Security Awareness Week," The New Yorker, 1/9/2017





"Taskforce looking to make Arizona cybersecurity capital of U.S.," The [Cape Verde, AZ] Bugle, 12/20/2016


"Michigan High School Hosts New Cybersecurity Training Facility,", 12/8/2016


"About to get college degree, Illinois veteran excels at national cybersecurity competition," The [Quincy, IL] Herald-Whig, 12/1/2016


"CyberPatriot Competition Underway," Bonner County [ID] Daily Bee, 11/19/2016


"Students Build Device for Inaugural Passcode Hacking Competition," Polycentric (University News Center for Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, CA), 11/16/2016


"The National Cyber League Surpasses 2015 Participation Numbers,", 11/15/2016


"Inside a Hacking Competition to Take Down a Water-Treatment Plant," The Atlantic, 10/28/2016


"Cyber Threat Defender: A Card Game for the Hacker Age," [San Antonio, TX], 10/27/2016


"Rethinking How We Hire Cybersecurity," NVTC [Northern Virginia Technology Council] Blogs, 10/25/2016


"5 Tips for Building a Successful Cybersecurity Education Program,", 10/24/2016


"15 under 15: Rising stars in cybersecurity," Passcode: Modern field guide to security and privacy from The Christian Science Monitor, 10/24/2016


"From Army Brigade to Cyber Brigade: My Uncommon Path to a Career in Cybercrime-Fighting,", #iamtech series, 10/19/2016


"An Online Education Breakthrough? A Master's Degree for a Mere $7,000," The New York Times, 9/28/2016


"Universities creating advance courses in cybersecurity, anti-terrorism," The San Diego Union-Tribune, 9/15/2016


"Teaching the next generation of cybersecurity professionals,", 9/14/2016


"Camp for Teens Trains Next Generation of Cyber Defenders," Polycentric (University News Center for Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, CA), 9/7/2016


"How Can Student Clubs Transform Tech?", #iamtech series, 8/8/2016


"Safe and Sound: Troy High is teaching cyber security skills at young ages," The Orange County Register, 8/4/2016


"Next generation prepares for digital battle: NSA funds local program to instruct students, teachers on cyber security," The San Diego Union-Tribune, 7/29/2016


"Comal County CyberCamp Paves Way for Future Tech-Industry Leaders," KNGB Radio New Braunfels, 6/30/2016


"High Schoolers Try to Out-Hack Each Other in Statewide Contest," NewsRadio KFBK, 6/30/2016


"Forget basketweaving: These Girl Scouts are learning cybersecurity at summer camp," The San Bernardino County Sun, 6/21/2016


"Western Team Places Second in Pacific Rim Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition," Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA, 4/22/2016


"Teaching Cybersecurity," Washington Business, Spring 2016


"Local students compete at CyberPatriot event," The Orange County Register, 2/9/2016


"Cadets gain tech experience in CyberPatriot competition," The Coeur d' Alene Press, 2/2/2016


"Cybersecurity programs working together," The Western Front (Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA), 1/15/2016


"WCC cybersecurity program has become national leader," Bellingham Herald, 1/7/2016


"Kids start honing their cybersecurity skills early" (audio), Marketplace, American Public Media, 1/7/2016




 Find earlier articles and press coverage in the CyberWatch West News Archive