Author - Arthur Takahashi

Arthur Takahashi is Digital Media Coordinator at Augusta University. Contact him to schedule an interview on this topic or with one of our experts at 706–446–5128 or atakahashi@augusta.edu.

Augusta is major hub for intelligence community

In a recent story published by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Dr. William Hatcher, director of the Augusta University Master of Public Administration program, discussed the growing cyber industry in Augusta. Hatcher is one of the researchers studying the cyber workforce in Augusta’s metro...

How parents should talk to kids about school safety

Dr. Dale Peeples, psychiatrist and assistant professor of psychiatry in the Medical College of Georgia, was featured on local media outlets where he talked about how parents should approach the topic of gun safety with their children. WRDW News 12/NBC 26: How to talk to your kids about school...

Changing the world one paw at a time

It’s a new year, full of new possibilities. But before we step into the future, we encourage you to join us as we take a look back. In 2016, we officially welcomed President Brooks Keel and launched the new Augusta University name and brand. Our students found a new home with the opening of two new...

CIA director: US faces ‘unprecedented’ cyber threats

CIA Director John Brennan, NSA Deputy Director Richard Ledgett and other cybersecurity experts attended Cyber Georgia @ Augusta University to discuss cyber threats, education and the cybersecurity workforce. After two days of discussions, the consensus was that cybercrime is one of the greatest...

Augusta University, NSA to sign education agreement

Students at NSA’s National Cryptologic School will access new educational opportunities in Augusta CONTACT: Arthur Takahashi, (706) 830-9826, atakahashi@augusta.edu AUGUSTA, Ga. (Oct. 10, 2016) – Augusta University and the National Security Agency’s National Cryptologic School (NCS) will publicly...

Cyber Georgia @ Augusta University continues today

Augusta University and The Georgia Chamber bring the nation’s top cybersecurity experts to Augusta starting Wednesday AUGUSTA, Ga. – CIA Director John Brennan and NSA Deputy Director Richard Ledgett will be among other top authorities in cybersecurity at Cyber Georgia @ Augusta University on Oct...

CIA Director to speak at Cyber Georgia @ Augusta University

Registration opens for summit co-hosted by Augusta University and The Georgia Chamber AUGUSTA, Ga. (Sept. 21, 2016) – CIA Director John Brennan and NSA Deputy Director Richard Ledgett will be among other top authorities in cybersecurity at Cyber Georgia @ Augusta University on Oct. 12-13. Brennan...

Augusta University to host cybersecurity conference

Students, faculty and community members will have a chance to learn the latest on cybersecurity from experts in the field during BSidesAugusta 2016, a cyber conference hosted by Augusta University on Sept. 10. In its fourth year, the conference gathers well-known cyber-industry experts from across...

“Saudade” is what is left

The 2016 Rio Games just ended, but Brazil is already feeling “saudade.” Celebrated during the closing ceremony, “saudade” is a special word in Portuguese. To me, it’s the most beautiful word in our language. There is no literal translation in English. The closest you...

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