Information Security Center
@West Chester University

ISC Events

2014

November 2014

Public student presentations on Information Security sponsored by ISEEK.

Friday, November 14
Speaker Title
David Collins Ensuring Data Integrity in Real Time Muli-User Environments
Daniel King Reducing the Drawbacks of Perfect Security Using Digital Techology
Mark Ottenberg Security in Cloud Computing
William Tricarico Mobile Security

Friday, November 21
Speaker Title
Michael Blessing NSA and Privacy
Endri Koti Using Hacker Ideas to Secure Linux Servers
Derek Schatz Dangers People Face with Mobile Applications
Gary Spencer Browser Security
Brian Treichel User Awareness and Ignorance of Mobile Security

Location: UNA (25 University Avenue) 139
Time: 12:00 - 1:30pm

March 2014
Women in Computer Science Club

Sponsored a Bake Sale on Thursday March 13 at the entry bazaar of University Ave. 25 Building. Introduced computer and information technology to an under-represented group and raised money for Computer Science female students to attend an IA conference.

2013

April 2013

WCU Computer Science undergraduate student Paul Sabatino has been recruited by the NSA to participate in their Internship program for the entire summer at the Maryland base.

Wednesday Feb. 20, 2013

Associated with ISEEK, the ISC (Information Security Center) hosts a forum describing opportunities available to WCU students at the NSA (National Security Agency).

25 University Ave. Conference Room: 3:15–5:00 PM.

2012

Thursday Nov. 29, 2012
Speaker
Dr. Justin Y. Shi, Associate Professor and Asscociate Chair of the CIS Department at Temple University; Founder and Chair of Parallel Computers Technology Inc.
Mobile, Cloud Programming and Information Security
11:00 AM–12:00: 25 University Ave., Room 141.
Job Hunting and Academic Preparedness
3:00–4:00 PM: 25 University Ave. Conference Room.
Friday Nov. l6, 2012
Speakers
WCU Undergraduate Computer Science Majors.
Cyber-threats
12:00–1:15pm: Room 141 of 25 University Ave.

A series of short, 15-minute presentations on topics related to Cyber-threats.

Wednesday Nov. 7, 2012
Speaker
WCU Adjunct Professor Irv Schlanger
Information Warfare
7:15–8:15pm: Room 161 of 25 University Ave.

The speaker discusses Information Warfar.

Thursday Apr. 12, 2012
Speaker
Patricia Agatston, Ph.D, a published author and award-winning authority on cyber-bullying.
Cyber-bullying discussion
11:30am-1pm: Philips Autograph Library. This is a brown bag lunch in which the speaker gives a presentation about cyber-bullying with question and answer session, offering an opportunity for an interaction this authority on the subject.
Cyber-bullying lecture

3:30-4:30pm: Sykes Student Union Theater. A lecture about cyber-bullying that serves as an excellent primer on this topic.

2011

Friday Nov. 4, 2011
Speakers
WCU Undergraduate Computer Science Majors.
A Course to Digital Consciousness
12:30–1:30pm: Sykes Student Union. Short 15-minute presentations on topics related to computer and mobile device safety and security, including
  • Medical security
  • Information warfare
  • Electronic commerce privacy
  • Malware
Friday Nov. 11, 2011
Speakers
WCU Undergraduate Computer Science Majors.
A Course to Digital Consciousness
12:30–1:30pm: Sykes Student Union. Short 15-minute presentations on topics related to computer and mobile device safety and security, including
  • Cloud security
  • Social network security
  • Data security
  • Mobile device security
  • Evolution of social engineering
Thursday Sep. 29, 2011
Speakers
WCU Undergraduate Computer Science Majors.
A Course to Digital Consciousness
12:30–2:00pm: Sykes Ballroom A. Short 15-minute presentations on topics related to computer and mobile device safety and security, including
  • How secure is your mobile phone?
  • Are your deleted images really gone?
  • Who is looking at your Facebook page?