North & South Dakota

Dakota State University is proud to host the 2019-20 Award for Aspirations in Computing ceremony in Madison, SD. Award recipients were selected for their aptitude and interest in IT and computing, solid leadership ability, good academic history, and plans for post-secondary education.

Applications open Sept 1, 2019 and close Nov 5, 2019

Ceremony Details: March 27, 2020 at 1:00PM

Dr. Pam Rowland and Dr. Ashely Podhradsky are thrilled to announce our 2020 CybHER Warrior is Diane Janosek,  Deputy Commandant for the National Cryptologic School, NSA.  Diane will be our NCWIT Aspirations Award keynote speaker, inspiring the next generation of young women in cyber sciences.  Each year we award a CybHER warrior award, with the last awards going to Cynthia Hetherington, Liza Mundy and Alexis Perez- you can see the list here:  These amazing women are always the keynote at the NCWIT Aspirations Award Ceremony, and we couldn’t be more thrilled that Diane Janosek has accepted our CybHER warrior award this year.

Location:  Beacom Collaboration Center, Dakota State University
Live Stream Link:  coming as event arrives

Keynote:  TBD

Dakota State University is a leader in technology degrees such as CyberOps, Network Security, Computer Science, Information Systems, and more. DSU has 42 degrees and all have technology components.

Dakota State University Coordinators:

Dr. Pam Rowland, CybHER Institute Director, Assistant Professor Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences, Center of Excellence Coordinator

Dr. Ashley Podhradsky, Associate Dean Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences

Rob Honomichl, Instructor Beacom College of Computer and Cyber Sciences, Teacher Award Promotion

Coordinator Dakota State University Contact: Pam Rowland, CybHER Institute Director

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