Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks, and programs from digital attacks. Cybersecurity is a promising career option with more unfilled positions than available employees. Interested in learning more? The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is hosting a free cybersecurity camp for high school students with visual impairments.
When: Sunday, June 5 through. Friday June 10, 2022
Where: UAH campus in Huntsville, AL
Cost: No cost for camp (meals and lodging provided) and transportation assistance is available
Age: High school students with visual impairments (rising 9th grader – 12th; seniors graduating in 2022 are considered)
Experience: Students will learn cybersecurity skills through ands-on activities. Only basic computer skills are needed. Camp is designed to be accessible for students with visual impairments. Campers are encouraged to bring any assistive technology.
Registration Link: Space is limited – apply as soon as possible!
Questions? Contact [email protected]
GenCyber Camps for VI Students is a collaboration between the University of Alabama in Huntsville, Alabama Institute for Deaf and blind, American Printing House for the blind, and Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services.
By Diane Brauner