Program Dates & Times
After registration, participants will receive a follow-up email that will ask them to choose which session they will attend.
All program days will last from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM with breaks after learning components and for lunch.
Session #1 (High-School Only): 02/27, 02/28, 03/06, 03/07
Session #2 (High-School Only): 03/13, 03/14, 03/20, 03/21
Session #3 (High-School Only): 03/27, 03/28, 04/03, 04/04
Session #4 (Middle-School Only): 04/10, 04/11, 04/17, 04/18
Session #5 (Middle-School Only): 04/24, 04/25, 05/01, 05/02
More About the Program
This program will expose young girls in the San Antonio area to the CyberSecurity industry while learning more about the application of the field in the everyday world from Medical Data Security to Political Election security.
As a participant, you will receive free access to CyberStart gaming licenses available for four months after the program end date. The CyberStart Game Curriculum provides extensive educational materials and cybersecurity challenges that can allow students to learn more about CyberSecurity in a gamified learning environment, that both encourages and challenges them to develop and improve their cybersecurity skills.
Likewise, each session has one or more guest speakers from the CyberSecurity field, allowing girls to connect, network, and learn from their experiences in the industry.
By attending all days in a session, students will receive Swag Bags filled with special goodies and a Certificate of Completion that can be added to resumes!
For more information, contact Mridula.
Day 1: Introduction to CyberSecurity
Day 2: Coding in Python
Day 3: Understanding Forensics
Day 4: Introduction to Virtual Machine & Linux
- 10:00 - 11:00 AM: Introduction (Day 1) & Guest Speakers (Days 2-4)
- 11:00 - 11:10 AM: Break
- 11:10 - 11:40 AM: CyberSecurity Lecture
- 11:40 - 12:10 PM: Hands-On Component
- 12:10 - 1:00 PM: ~Lunch Break ~
- 1:00 - 1:30 PM: CyberSecurity Lecture Continued
- 1:30 - 2:00 PM: Hands-On Component Continued
- 2:00 - 2:10 PM: Break
- 2:10 - 3:00 PM: Real-World Applications, Career Connections, and CyberSecurityOpportunities