Students Solved 20 Challenges for Silicon Valley SponsorsCarnegie Mellon University’s Information Networking Institute (INI) hosted “Innovate in the Wild,” the 2022 Practicum Showcase & Networking Reception at CMU’s Silicon Valley campus on Friday, December 9. The showcase wowed attendees with student-industry presentations on impressive projects.
Discussion with Matt Kaar: How the Scholarship for Service Makes an ImpactMatt Kaar ‘06 is an INI faculty member, CERT Division cybersecurity exercise developer and trainer at the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), and an alumnus of the INI and the Scholarship for Service program. He also leads SEI’s involvement in The President’s Cup Cybersecurity Competition, the first of its kind focused solely on the U.S. federal workforce.
INI Director Joins U.S. Delegation to GreeceCarnegie Mellon University’s Dena Haritos Tsamitis, director of the Information Networking Institute (INI) and the Barbara Lazarus Professor of Information Networking, was invited by the Greek minister of education and religious affairs, Niki Kerameus, to join a delegation of the International Academic Partnership Program - Greece (IAPP – Greece) to explore areas of collaboration with 24 Greek public universities.
Happy 25th Birthday, WifiCarnegie Mellon University Information Networking Institute celebrates the 25th birthday of Wifi with a look back at its development and creation.
INI Launches AI Engineering Program in Information SecurityCarnegie Mellon University’s Information Networking Institute is launching a new graduate program that prepares students for careers at the intersection of information security and the rising realm of artificial intelligence (AI). The Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence Engineering – Information Security (MSAIE-IS) is accepting applications for the cohort starting in Fall 2023.
INI Racks Up Wins at DEF CON and The Diana InitiativeThe INI partners with major conferences to engage students in industry experiences outside of the classroom. DEF CON and The Diana Initiative were two information security events offering incredible learning opportunities in Las Vegas.
Meet the INI at the Grace Hopper CelebrationCarnegie Mellon’s Information Networking Institute (INI) looks forward to seeing alumni, students, prospective students and friends at the Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC). The 2022 conference will take place September 20–23, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.
Internship Cohort SuccessThe Information Networking Institute’s Career Services team welcomed students seeking internships in record numbers in AY 2021/22. The team, led by Rachel Amos, offers guidance on career paths, job search strategies and etiquette, and workplace preparation. The number of INI students seeking 2022 summer internships – 258 – nearly doubled compared to typical years.
Weijia Yan Receives Generation Google ScholarshipWeijia Yan (MSIT-IS 2023) is the recipient of a Generation Google Scholarship and joins an elite community of 2,800 scholars receiving awards from Google.
INI Student Selected to Lead Google Developer Student ClubINI’s Anusheh Mustafeez spearheaded efforts for a Google Developer Student Club (GDSC) at Carnegie Mellon University’s Pittsburgh campus. The new student organization will kick off in the 2022-2023 school year, with the INI’s Dr. Mohamed Farag as faculty advisor.
The INI looks to its changemakers to reimagine the futureOriginally published in the INI annual magazine, this cover feature explores how members of the INI community use their time, talents and resources to effect meaningful change in today’s complex reality.
Thinking Outside of the Box with OffsyteINI alumna Emma Guo (MSIT-MOB, 2010) leveraged the changing workplace to transform the corporate team-building experience.
INI director, student scholars head to San Francisco for RSAC 2022Tuesday, May 31, 2022
INI director, student scholars head to San Francisco for RSAC 2022RSA Conference (RSAC) is taking place June 6-9, 2022, in San Francisco and virtually. Two INI students will attend as RSA Conference Security Scholar and INI Director and RSA Advisory Board Member Dena Haritos Tsamitis will participate in an EWF panel.
INI Diploma Ceremony 2022 celebrates resilience and achievements of newest graduatesThursday, May 26, 2022
INI Diploma Ceremony 2022 celebrates resilience and achievements of newest graduatesIn a special twist on an annual tradition, the INI's 2022 diploma ceremony celebrated members of the past three graduating classes. Company founder Dr. Chenxi Wang delivered the keynote address.
Dr. Chenxi Wang to deliver INI commencement addressWednesday, May 04, 2022
Dr. Chenxi Wang to deliver INI commencement addressDr. Chenxi Wang will share inspiring remarks at the Information Networking Institute’s (INI) diploma ceremony on May 15, 2022. Wang, a well-known founder, technologist and thought leader in cybersecurity, served as a CMU faculty member and is co-founder of Women@INI (WINI).
INI Students Gear Up for WiCyS 2022Thursday, March 10, 2022
INI Students Gear Up for WiCyS 2022The INI is a sponsor of the Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) 2022 conference, which will be taking place March 17-19 in Cleveland, OH. INI students attend WiCyS to network with peers in industry and academia, as well as take part in security workshops and sessions.
Innovate in the Wild: Partner with Carnegie Mellon INI as a 2022 Practicum Project SponsorMonday, February 14, 2022