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CompTIA Pledges 2-for-1 Dollar Match to Assist Hurricane and Flood Victims

CompTIA, a global technology association, has pledged a 2-for-1 dollar match for donations up to $200,000 to relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey in Texas. So, if you would like to make a monetary donation, consider donating through this organization to have your donation tripled.

Donations can be made here:

http://bit.ly/CompTIACares

Specify “CompTIA” when prompted for a company donation match to ensure your contribution is matched two-for-one.

Today 10/3 – MITRE Corporation Presentation

Hosted by Top Secret Colonials:

MITRE Corporation Presentation

The MITRE Corporation will have a presentation TODAY, October 3rd from 4:30 – 5:40 pm in the Wheatley Center Atrium. MITRE Corporation is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center, supporting over seven defense and civil agencies (including the National Institute of Standards for Cybersecurity and healthcare). Dr. Susan Tisdale will provide an overview of MITRE, its work, opportunities for summer internships, and how to apply for those internships. The presenter, a 20-year military veteran and 10 year MITRE employee will also discuss government opportunities as a federal employee, military member and contractor. 

Students will earn SET credit. Snacks will be provided.

 

 

Network/Security Internship at Dick’s Sporting Goods

Dick’s Sporting Goods is seeking a Network/Security intern for May – August 2016. This position will provide phone support for store and corporate office technical related issues. This includes supporting POS equipment and software, including registers and all register components, networking equipment, back office computers and inventory guns, personal computers. Document incident details and resolutions into Service Desk incident management system. Provide exceptional customer service.

The first couple of weeks will be daylight for training then 4PM-1AM one day and two days of 12PM-6PM; this could vary depending on where their needs are.

Qualifications:
Looking for student from CIS focused on networking or security with good soft skills.

The intern will be selected by Dick’s but processed through LANtek who will handle payroll.

For more information:

Attention Summer 2016 Interns! Summer Discount and Housing

A 25% tuition discount and free Summer housing is being offered to students enrolled in Summer 2016 Academic Internship programs.

Students must be enrolled in a minimum of six (6) academic credits or a minimum of three (3) internship credits this summer.

Please contact the Student Financial Services office at 412-397-6260 or stacct@rmu.edu.

Opportunity for Blog Design and Promotion Work

A local company is seeking part-time help developing a blog site. Specifically, they are looking for help in layout and design as well as traffic building (search engine optimization, etc.).  This would be a paid position (hourly).
If you are interested and possess the required skills, please get in touch with Harry Evanko at cesint@comcast.net for further information.  This position is time sensitive and they are looking to fill it as soon as possible.