Teen STEM Café: White Hat Hackers: How you can break into a career in cybersecurity

Calling all teens!

White hat hackers are an integral part of the cybersecurity community. One of the strongest weapons in the fight against cyber criminals are ethical hackers, who penetrate the security of an online infrastructure to find and fix vulnerabilities before they become a security risk.

Join us at the next Teen STEM Café:

Enjoy free pizza from Open Range Southwest Grill.

Particpate in hands-on cybersecurity activities.

Explore cybersecurity jobs and learn how to break into the industry.

Meet experts in the field:

- Susie Armbrust, IT technical associate at the NIU Office of Information Security.

- Jennifer Fowler, cybersecurity analyst for Argonne National Laboratory and adjunct professor at Lewis University.

- Dr. James Leon, NIU instructor in the Department of Computer Science.

Sunday, January 27 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Sugar Grove Public Library 125 S. Municipal Drive Sugar Grove, IL 60554

Event Type

Community Events

Target Audience

Prospective Students




This event is free but registeration is required.

Center for P-20 Engagement
Contact Name

Judith Dymond

Contact Email or Phone

email jdymond@niu.edu or call 815-753-4751

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