Tag: Continuing Education and Community Engagement

Safety first: GenCyber Camp teaches students about internet safety, career potenial

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Congratulations to the UW-Green Bay team that hosted the first-ever National Security Agency (NSA) GenCyber Camp in the state of Wisconsin, July 31 through August 4. Assistant Prof. Ankur Chattopadhyay (Information and Computing Science) led the way with the curriculum, and UW-Green Bay alumnus Joel Williquette ’12 ’15 (Interdisciplinary Studies, Masters of Management), CIO of […]

Cyber Campers are here

The first week of August brings 100 campers to campus for the first ever cybersecurity camp in the state of Wisconsin — GenCyber — providing cybersecurity experiences for students in grades 7-9. The goals of the program are to help all students understand correct and safe online behavior, increase diversity and interest in cybersecurity and […]

Fox 11 features GenCyber, alumnus Williquette

Joel Williquette ’12 ’15 (Interdisciplinary Studies, Masters of Management), Vice President/CIO of Capital Credit Union and an instructor at UW-Green Bay’s GenCyber Camp, says there is a huge shortfall of cyber security professionals in the nation. The program hopes to be part of that solution. “After universities have created new programs, we now have a […]

GenCyber Camp featured on WBAY

UW-Green Bay is teaming up with the National Science Foundation and the National Security Agency for a GenCyber Camp. “I think it’s a very well-known fact that we are hugely short of the demand of the workforce when it comes to cyber security, and if we can contribute to that even a little bit, which […]

More than 100 students here for Robotics/STEM, Video Game Programming and Rock Academy

This final week of July brings nearly 100 campers to UW-Green Bay, while marking the end of residential camps. The is the second offering of Robotics and STEM camp, which divides campers into beginner and advanced divisions and instruction. On the final day of camp, the campers will compete on a large-scale Lego playing field […]

Lifelong Learning Institute hosts intro program July 25

UW-Green Bay’s Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI) is hosting an “Intro” program at the Neville Public Museum from 10 a.m. to Noon, Tuesday, July 25. The event is sponsored by the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association, and is free and open to the public. LLI (formerly Learning in Retirement) is a non-profit, peer-led volunteer program for adults […]

Music to our ears: 100-plus musicians and vocalists visit for summer camp

Week number six of UW-Green Bay Summer Camps brings more than 110 high school musicians and vocalists to UW-Green Bay for the High School Band, Orchestra, Choral and Piano Camp. Campers will participate in rehearsals, sectionals, master classes, performances and other choice classes, and perform in a culminating public concert in the Weidner Center for […]

Continuing Education receives grant to train Adult Protective Services employees

The Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement received a $150,000 grant from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services to provide customized and comprehensive educational training to their Adult Protective Services employees throughout the State of Wisconsin. The educational training will focus on best practices, strengthening client services, enhancing worker capacity and maximizing effectiveness for […]

Openings remain in free GenCyber Camp at UW-Green Bay

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One-week camp begins July 31 GREEN BAY – Openings remain in a free camp for students in grades 7 through 9 who are interested in Cyber Security. The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will host the first-ever GenCyber student camp in the state of Wisconsin, July 31 to August 4, 2017. The camp will immerse up […]