Some reflections on a crazy year

By: Mike A. Bryan By all accounts, the past year has been a trying time in our country. As if the problems with police and protesters, the fires raging on the West Coast, the numerous tornadoes and hurricanes, and intense political divisiveness weren’t enough, our country was faced with a pandemic it hasn’t experienced in [...]

By |2020-12-21T16:46:21-06:00December 21st, 2020|Connect, Educate, Inspire|0 Comments

NCL, CyberUp Partner to Grow Cybersecurity Talent Pipeline

National Cyber League and CyberUp collaborate on cybersecurity games for middle- and high-school students St. Louis, MO – [August 31, 2020]. The National Cyber League (NCL), a national leader in high school and college student cybersecurity competitions, and CyberUp, an organization offering cybersecurity apprenticeships and youth cybersecurity competitions, have agreed to partner in providing middle [...]

By |2020-08-31T13:21:05-05:00August 31st, 2020|Cyber News Articles, Inspire, Latest News|0 Comments

Mickey Price isn’t satisfied with “doing nothing”

By: Mike A. Bryan “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” - George Bernard Shaw Mary K. Price, or Mickey as we know her, is one of our most recent candidates to begin an apprenticeship. She has been at Barry Wehmiller since the [...]

By |2020-08-25T14:09:21-05:00August 25th, 2020|Inspire, Latest News, Placed Apprentices, Updates|0 Comments

CyberUp becomes a Cybersecurity Awareness Month Champion

St. Louis, MO – Aug 20, 2020. CyberUp is teaming up with DoD, DHS CISA, and private sector entities to host a full month of cybersecurity awareness activities in October, for National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). NCSAM was created as a collaborative effort between government and private industry to ensure every American has the resources [...]

By |2020-08-20T15:58:12-05:00August 20th, 2020|Cyber News Articles, Educate, Inspire, Latest News|0 Comments

Alex Hummel: Overcoming Obstacles

By: Mike A. Bryan Meet our newest apprentice, Alex Hummel! Alex has been placed at ATB Technologies and is very excited for the opportunity to put his cyber skills and knowledge into practice.  Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Alex’s father moved the family to St. Louis for his job, and decided to stay even when offered [...]

1.5 million open jobs and how we can prepare our youth to take them

By: Mike A. Bryan Today, there are over 500,000 open cybersecurity roles. That number is predicted to grow even more to 1.5 million by the year 2021. Traditional education and training institutions are unable to meet the demands of employers. On average, 3% of all college graduates focus on computer science or STEM-related degrees. These [...]

By |2020-07-01T15:56:39-05:00July 1st, 2020|Educate, Inspire, Latest News|0 Comments
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