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Tech-savvy students learn new skills at Cybersecurity Seminar

The next generation of cybersecurity defenders might have been sitting in a Las Vegas conference room Sunday. The Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education, or CISSE, hosted local middle and high school students at the JW Marriott for an interactive seminar to spark interest in cybersecurity careers.

“Our main push for us as educators is to get more kids in the pipeline,” said Tamara Shoemaker, CISSE operations manager. The event was held ahead of the 21st annual CISSE meeting. The group is a mixture of college educators and government and industry representatives who gather to swap ideas about education and cybersecurity.

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