Additional Ways to Get Involved in CWIT:
Cyber Practicum: Cyber Affiliates may also enroll in the Cyber Practicum zero credit, pass/fail class that meets on Fridays from 11am-12pm. The class offers students a broad overview of the cyber industry through weekly guest lectures from cybersecurity professionals. Topics range from technical talks to professional development advice and more. Space is limited. To enroll for Fall 2019 or to ask any questions, contact Cindy Greenwood at email@example.com.
Peer Mentoring: Freshmen and new transfer students can sign up to receive a peer mentor to help them navigate their major. You can sign up to be a mentor or mentee when registering to be an affiliate or contact Kate O’Keefe, Assistant Director.
CWIT Living Learning Community: CWIT & Cyber Affiliates have the opportunity to live in the CWIT Living Learning Community (LLC), a residence hall floor filled with friendly, like-minded students, easy access to study groups with students in the same classes, and additional social, academic, and professional programs. Apply by May 1 through Residential Life.
Impact Workshop Series: The Impact Workshop Series is designed specifically for CWIT & Cyber Affiliates but is open to the entire CWIT family. These workshops focus on providing academic and professional skills that you can utilize throughout your UMBC career, as well as beyond. They are held every other Friday from 12PM – 1PM in ITE 456. Information on upcoming workshops can be found here.
Additional Ways to Connect:
Contact Kate O’Keefe at firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-455-2822 with any questions about our Affiliates programs.