MENDOCINO COLLEGE COMPUTER SCIENCE PROGRAM TO HOST CYBER CAMP JULY 29 – AUG 2 FOR STUDENTS IN GRADES 7-12

July 29, 2019 - 9:00am

The Mendocino Computer Science Program is pleased to announce a FREE CyberCamp to be offered this summer July 29-Aug 2 for local middle and high school students. The CyberCamp curriculum is provided by the Air Force as part of the Cyber Patriot Program (https://www.uscyberpatriot.org), which is potentially a year-long competition.

This CyberCamp is a week-long introduction to CyberSecurity and CyberPatriot with the following content included:

Monday - MODULE 1: Introduction to the CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Defense Competition, cybersecurity career opportunities, cyber ethics, online safety, how computers work, and cyber threats.

Tuesday - MODULE 2: Cybersecurity principles, virtual machines, basic Windows security policies, tools, and account management. Students will follow along and work with the Windows 10 demonstration image.

Wednesday - MODULE 3: Windows file protections, auditing and monitoring, and introduction to Linux.

Thursday - MODULE 4: Ubuntu 16 terminology and concepts, basic graphical user interface security, basic command line security, and intermediate Ubuntu security. Students will follow along and work with the Ubuntu 16 demonstration image. 

Friday - MODULE 5: Mini-CyberPatriot Competition. Students will compete against their fellow campers on Windows 10 and Ubuntu 16 competition images

IMPORTANT CAMP INFORMATION:
Dates/Times: Mon - Fri, 7/29 - 8/2, 9am - 1pm
Cost: FREE
Drinks/Snacks provided (sorry no lunch provided except possibly on Friday)
Camper T-Shirt provided
Location: Mendocino College Ukiah Campus, Rm 1170
CAMP REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
Preregistration is required: http://bit.ly/MCCyberCamp
Open to students grades 7-12
Limited to first 22 campers
Participants are expected to attend all five days of camp

The Mendocino College Ukiah campus is located at 1000 Hensley Creek Rd., Ukiah, CA 95482. www.mendocino.edu