Governor’s High School Cyber Challenge 2018 (W)

Governor with students

Congratulations to the Marquette Senior High School and Westwood High School teams for qualifying for round 2 of the Governor’s High School Cyber Challenge! Each student in Round 2 was awarded a Security + Bootcamp Course & Certification exam voucher (a $3,000 value!)

Marquette and Alger County high school students were mentored during round 1 by their high school teachers, a professor of computer information systems, information systems industry specialists and students from NMU's cybersecurity student association. An example of a great collaborative effort between business and industry for the benefit of our local students.

This year, more than 200 teams and more than 600 students participated from 58 schools.

The Governor’s High School Cyber Challenge is designed to test student’s knowledge of cybersecurity, computer science and information technology. The challenge consisted of multiple-choice questions focused on a different topic such as networking, programming, hacking and operating systems.…