From Young Entrepreneur to National Cybersecurity Advisor: Interview with Harshvardhan ChunawalaInterview with entrepreneur and INI student Harshvardhan Chunawala. While in the bicoastal M.S. in Information Technology-Information Security program, Chunawala was appointed National Cybersecurity Advisor for the Council of Information and Broadcasting (CIB), Government of India.
Joanne Peca joins the INIA Q&A with new faculty member Dr. Joanne Peca, who joined the INI in Fall 2021 as an Associate Professor of the Practice at our Pittsburgh campus.
Honoring outstanding graduates in unprecedented timesDuring a virtual commencement ceremony on May 23, 2021, the INI recognized five members of its graduating class for excellence in leadership, community spirit and service as research or teaching assistants.
Alumnus Amit Zavery, Google VP/GM and Head of Platform, is keynote speaker for INI virtual graduation celebrationAlumnus Amit Zavery ('94) will share inspiring remarks as the keynote speaker at the Information Networking Institute’s (INI) virtual graduation celebration on May 23, 2021. He earned his M.S. in Information Networking (MSIN) in 1994 and today serves as VP/GM and Head of Platform for Google Cloud. Previously he was an Executive Vice President and General Manager of Oracle Cloud Platform and Middleware products.
Alumni Service Award: Roseanne SilvaAs Roseanne Silva (MS02, ‘91) moved up the ranks over the past two decades at PNC Financial Services Group, she has always remembered her Tartan roots.
Keep Calm and Get Creative: 2020 EditionThis year was full of unexpected twists and turns. Here are some of the ways the INI community worked together and helped each other get through it all.
More Than A Dream: Panagiotis ZikosTech CEO, company founder and INI alumnus Panagiotis Zikos reflects on navigating the uncharted territories of entrepreneurship.
Commitment to Anti-RacismAt the INI, we recognize that supporting anti-racism is not a question of politics or ideology, but rather humanity. We must all do our part to end racial injustice once and for all.
Research Duo: Meet Pranay and JohnAfter meeting at orientation and finding themselves in nearly all the same courses, John Johnson and Pranay Garg quickly discovered they made a great team.
INI Alumni Leadership Council: Annual UpdateWith more 2,100 alumni around the world, the ALC helps foster communication and engagement among alumni, and between alumni and students. Read for 2020 highlights!
Hands-On Learning: INI Students Learn By DoingFrom autonomous shopping competitions to robotic racecars, INI students learn by doing.
#inigram: Share Your Photos With INI!Tuesday, March 30, 2021
#inigram: Share Your Photos With INI!Share your INI photos on social media using our hashtag: #inigram!
Honoring the MS30s: Class of 2020Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Honoring the MS30s: Class of 2020Each graduating class has written their own memorable chapter of the INI story. Even so, the Class of 2020 is truly an extraordinary one.
Letter from the DirectorTuesday, March 30, 2021
Letter from the DirectorINI Director Dr. Dena Haritos Tsamitis reflects on a year like no other and shares her thoughts on resilience and what it means to reimagine the future.
On the Road to Professor Schwarz IglesiasTuesday, March 30, 2021
On the Road to Professor Schwarz IglesiasOne day, we’ll be referring to Sara Schwarz Iglesias as Professor. She is on the path to her dream career as a security researcher.
From Stars to Code: Kuixi SongTuesday, March 30, 2021
From Stars to Code: Kuixi SongKuixi Song’s journey to INI student began in the astronomy department at Nanjing University in China.
Celebrating Data Privacy, Every DayFriday, January 29, 2021
Celebrating Data Privacy, Every DayOn Data Privacy Day, INI security students weighed in on an app controversy and gave some advice on "owning your privacy" online.
INI students advance to global finals in offensive-based competitionWednesday, January 06, 2021