CyberHawaii has partnered with the University of Hawai‘i, Arizona State University Center for Gender Equity in Science and Technology and the Defense STEM Education Consortium to launch CompuGirls Hawaii, a program to introduce Hawaii high school girls, from population traditionally underrepresented in STEM, to cybersecurity and IT as a field of study and viable career path.
The CompuGirls Hawaii 2020 Virtual Engagement Program will engage students with full access to the curriculum, activities and lesson plans to strengthen their skills in cybersecurity and IT and will take place every Saturday from Oct. 17 – Nov. 21, 2020 at 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. HST. Student registration and more information is available at www.cyberhawaii.org/compugirls. The deadline to register is Friday, Sept. 25, 2020
WHAT: CompuGirls Hawaii 2020 Fall Virtual Engagement Program
WHEN: Oct. 17 – Nov. 21, 2020, Saturdays, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
WHERE: Video teleconferencing app Zoom
WHO: Hawaii girls, grades 9 – 12
COST: FREE (program will provide laptops and WiFI to students as needed)
Click here to register
CyberHawaii is an information sharing and analysis non-profit organization committed to developing and enhancing Hawaii’s cybersecurity capabilities. Its mission focuses on supporting cyber education and encouraging career pathways in cybersecurity and analytics, as well as cybersecurity outreach and increasing awareness throughout our community.