Augusta University, U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence sign cyber agreement

Augusta University and the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence signed a memorandum of understanding on April 15, 2016, to share resources and help develop a cyber-trained workforce through education, innovation, research and outreach.

“Collaborating with the military, the private sector and the community is essential for our success in cyberspace. We are looking forward to joining forces with the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence and using our resources to help train the next generation of cyber warriors who can meet local, state and national demands in cybersecurity,” said Augusta University President Brooks A. Keel, Ph.D. “This agreement is a logical, necessary step toward developing a highly-trained workforce who can keep our community, our businesses and our country safe in cyberspace.”

Check the stories that local and regional media produced about the signing event.

Augusta Chronicle: Augusta University, Army Cyber Center of Excellence begin new partnership
WRDW News 12/WJBF: Partnership will strengthen Augusta University as cyber destination
WJBF News Channel 6: Cyber Center at Fort Gordon and Augusta University Collaborate on Cyber Security
Atlanta Business Chronicle: Augusta University signs cyber agreement with U.S. Army

April 15, 2016

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