Cybersecurity Awareness Events

Week 1 - Back to Campus Cybersecurity Tips

 

Week 2 - Don’t Fall for Job Scams

Event Title Event Description Date and Time  Register Here
Cybersecurity Pop-Up Awareness Q&A Table - FB Stop By District House - B1 level, I St. Side - and meet members of GW IT. Ask us questions related to security best practices, check your cybersecurity knowledge, and get giveaways.  October 4 - 10:30 A.M. - 2:30 P.M.

Link to Location

20 Years of Cybersecurity Awareness Month Kick-off
(External Event)

This is an External Event Hosted by the National Cybersecurity Alliance

For Registration and More information, click on "Link to Vendor Event" 

This October marks the 20th Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and it presents the perfect moment to reflect on how far we've come and how much more we want to accomplish! October is dedicated to ensuring everyone has the resources to stay safe and secure online.

October 4 - 2:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.

 

Link to Vendor Event

 

Do Your Part and be Cyber Aware

(GW Faculty and Staff)

Do you know that you as a GW faculty and staff members have access to a cybersecurity awareness training library in the "Talent at GW" portal?

Browse the library, watch short videos, play games and become cyber aware. 

On Demand

 

Awareness Library

 

Week 3 - Be Cyber Smart

Event Title Event Description Date and Time Register Here
Cybersecurity Pop-Up Awareness Q&A Table - VSTC

Stop by VSTC Enterprise Hall and meet members of GW IT. Ask us questions related to security best practices, check your cybersecurity knowledge, and get giveaways. 

October 10 – 10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M

 

Link to Location

Level Up Your Cyber Game!

It's game time, GW.  Join the National Cybersecurity Alliance in this group turbocharged game show and test your cyber knowledge! We guarantee that you will leave equipped with knowledge!

When registering, Enter "GWU" for the Organization field

October 10 - 12:00 P.M.

Zoom Event

Too Good to Be True? Beware of Job Offer Scams!

Cyber criminals are targeting university communities with job offers, stealing personal info & money!

Join GW Information Security Office in a virtual event to talk about Job Offers Scams. Ask questions and get tips to avoid scams. 

October 11 - 2:00 P.M. Webex Event
Cybersecurity Pop-Up Awareness Q&A Table - FB Stop by Foggy Bottom and meet members of GW IT. Ask us questions related to security best practices, check your cybersecurity knowledge, and get giveaways.   October 12 - 10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

Link to Location

 

Week 4 - Spot and Report the Phish

Event Title Event Description Date and Time  Register Here
A Whole Lotta BS (Behavioral Science) about Cybersecurity Join Lisa Plaggemier, Executive Director at the National Cybersecurity Alliance, in an interactive session on how to keep yourself, your family, and your organization safe and secure. October 18 – 12:00 P.M.

Link to Zoom Event

Cybersecurity Pop-Up Awareness Q&A Table – MVC
 

Stop by AMES Skybox – First Floor – in Mount Vernon Campus and meet members of GW IT. Ask us questions related to security best practices, check your cybersecurity knowledge, and get giveaways. 

October 18 – 10:30 A.M. – 2:30 P.M.

Link to Location

Career in Cybersecurity

This event is co-sponsored by GW IT – Cybersecurity and Risk Services, and GW’s College of Professional Studies Master's in Cybersecurity Strategy and Information Management and the Cybersecurity Bachelor's Degree Completion Program.

Join Palo Alto Networks' Ashlie Blanca, Consulting Director at Unit 42, and Bree Barnard, Senior Early Talent Recruiter, for an engaging panel discussion. Learn about their work, the tools they use, and gain insights into a day in their lives at Palo Alto Networks. Also, you will learn about the hiring needs and the recruitment process, specifically from Unit 42, many located in Reston, VA!  You will walk away with career options including two recommended paths at Palo Alto Network: Technology practitioners and the sales technology side, where employees consult with customers as well as work on technology sales. 

 

The event will be moderated by current students as well a GW alum who currently works at Palo Alto Networks. There will be plenty of time to connect with employers and Q&A. Everyone is welcome to attend!

October 19 – 1:00 P.M. 

Link to Event

 
Event Title Event Description Date and Time  Register Here
Cybersecurity Pop-Up Awareness Q&A Table - FB Stop by Foggy Bottom – University Student Center Grand Ballroom, and meet members of GW IT. Ask us questions related to security best practices, check your cybersecurity knowledge, and get giveaways. October 23 - 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

Link to Location

Don't Feed the Phish
GW IT and Privacy event
 

Join GW Information Security and the GW Privacy Office in a virtual event to talk about phishing, how to spot it, then stop it from spreading. Ask questions and get tips to avoid phishing attempts!

October 24 - 11:00 A.M.

Webex Event

Cybersecurity Student Jeopardy

How much do you know about cybersecurity and staying safe online? Put your knowledge to the test and you may just win a prize!

Location: GW VSTC Enterprise Hall, Rm 175

October 26 – 4:00 P.M. – 5:30 P.M.

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