Obadiah Colebrooke, “Entitled to nothing, grateful for everything”

Obadiah was born in Freeport, Grand Bahamas, but his father brought their family to the United States when he was young to play professional rugby, which was a big change for Obadiah. During his childhood they lived in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota, a very different climate than the Bahamas. He is now married with three [...]

LMI Infuses Cyber Technology and Research Lab with $50,000 to Support Security Initiatives

LMI, the premier sponsor of the Midwest Cyber Center (MC2), visited the newly established Cyber Technology and Research Lab (CTRL) near Scott AFB on June 30, 2017. LMI executive and corporate staff members received a tour of the lab and presented a $50,000 check in support of the facility’s initiatives. LMI’s Midwest Regional Office director, [...]

By |2017-07-17T15:17:03-05:00July 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cyber Technology & Research Lab Opens Near Scott Air Force Base

CYBER TECHNOLOGY & RESEARCH LAB OPENS NEAR SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE Cybersecurity nonprofit creates Cyber Technology & Research Lab for community resource in St. Louis area.   St. Louis, MO – June 06, 2017.  The Midwest Cyber Center (MC²) opens Cyber Technology & Research Lab (CTRL) to develop a highly-trained workforce.   CTRL has been [...]

By |2017-06-06T13:56:13-05:00June 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Apprenticeship program aims to fill cybersecurity jobs

 The growing need to bolster cybersecurity is so great that jobs in the industry are becoming hard to fill.   Metro St. Louis has 3,813 unfilled cybersecurity jobs, according to a supply and demand “heat map” on the website cyberseek.org.   Nationally, the number measures in the hundreds of thousands and is projected to grow [...]

By |2018-01-22T13:35:52-06:00April 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment

St. Louis apprenticeship program for cybersecurity launches

A new cybersecurity apprenticeship program is about to begin in the St. Louis region. The Midwest Cyber Center is partnering with the St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment, known as SLATE, to launch the 18-month apprenticeship. The Cybersecurity Analyst Registered Apprenticeship  is aimed at those who are at least 18, with a high school [...]

By |2017-04-26T16:34:53-05:00April 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MC² Welcomes St. Louis Regional Chamber as Partner

Midwest Cyber Center is honored to announce the St. Louis Regional Chamber as a Supporting Partner. They have supported our mission from the beginning, but reconfirmed their support this week joining our team. The St. Louis Regional Chamber traces its roots to 1836 – making us one of the oldest Chambers of Commerce in the [...]

By |2016-11-16T11:10:58-06:00October 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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