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UD Cybersecurity Club

UD Cybersecurity Club

The purpose of the UD Cybersecurity Club is to:

  • To promote the education of and help expand the knowledge and skills of its members in
    cybersecurity.
  • To encourage a free exchange of best practices and current research in cybersecurity.

Qualifications for Membership

  • Membership shall be limited to those of high scholarship, with a demonstrated interest in management, and of good moral character.
  • No individual shall be denied membership in the UD Cybersecurity Club because of race, religion, national origin, or sex.

Classes of Membership

Undergraduate

Candidates for undergraduate degrees at UD may be elected to membership if they have attained a GPA of at least 3.0 (in a system where A is 4.0) or its equivalent on all work taken at UD.

Graduate

Candidates for graduate degrees at UD may be elected to membership if they have attained a GPA of at least 3.0, or its equivalent.

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Upcoming Events

Naomi BuckwalterA Day in the Life of a Cybersecurity Professional
Naomi Buckwalter, CISSP, CISM
Director of Cybersecurity, Gatebreakers
Sep 22, 2022, 06:00 PM Central Time

Naomi Buckwalter, is the executive director of the Cybersecurity Gatebreakers Foundation, an international non-profit whose mission is to dispel the skill gap illusion and lower the need for entry-level cybersecurity positions. We are privileged to have Naomi kick off the Fall Speaker Series on the topic, “A Day In The Life of a Cybersecurity Professional”.

Naomi's commitment to aiding others has won her a worldwide reputation as a cybersecurity career advisor and mentor, particularly for women. Naomi has had several positions, including Software Engineering, Security Architecture, and Security Executive Leadership, over her more than twenty years of expertise in IT and Security. She earned two Master's degrees from Villanova University and a bachelor's degree in engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology.

Past Events

How to Begin Your Career in Cybersecurity
Thursday, July 21, 2022, 6:30 PM CDT (Networking event begins at 6:00 PM)

Are you looking for ways to break into a career in cybersecurity? Come listen to the Information Security Officer and Director of Cybersecurity Education at ThreatGen, Dr. Gerald Auger on “How to Begin Your Career in Cybersecurity”. Dr. Auger is the creator of Simply Cyber, an information security Youtube channel with a wealth of knowledge and advice on how to accelerate your career in cybersecurity. Join us on Thursday, July 21, 2022, at 6:30 PM CST. Networking event will begin at 6 PM. You don’t want to miss this!

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Gerald Auger, PhD, is an experienced cybersecurity professional, academic, and author with a passion for his craft with 17+ years of industry experience. Dr. Auger is the creator of Simply Cyber, a information security YouTube channel with a 36.8K subscriber base and over a million views. He hosts a Daily Cyber Threat Briefing Podcast. He has built information security programs from the ground up and loves helping businesses protect their assets. 

Dr. Auger earned a PhD in cyber operations and a second masters in computer science at Dakota State University and a masters in information assurance at Bridgewater State University. Currently, he teaches in the Department of Cyber Sciences at the Citadel Military College.

Questions? Contact our Faculty Advisor

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Dr. Renita Murimi

Associate Professor of Cybersecurity

rmurimi@udallas.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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