Graduate Student E-newsletter - January 2017
GradConnect - Graduate Student e-Newsletter
July 2016 - Published periodically by the Office of Graduate Studies.
Issue 38

Meet the 2016 Graduate Commencement
Speaker, Christine de Souza!

Tracy Balduzzi
The Office of Graduate Studies is please to announce that Christine de Souza will be the keynote speaker at the 2016 Graduate Commencement Ceremony. Christine de Souza is a Utica College alumna of the masters in Cybersecurity program.She graduated in May 2014. Christine is currently working for TISTA Science and Technology Corporation as an Information Systems Security Officer specializing in government compliance. In addition to her career at TISTA, she is a Director of the Cyber Security Forum Initiative, where she volunteers her talents to help further the
cause of cyber awareness and collaboration. She was previously an information assurance engineer government contractor at Lunarline, Inc. (2010­15). Prior to that she worked as a technician with Dell. de Souza also serves in the 175th Cyber Operations Group of the MD Air National Guard in support of US CYBERCOMMAND. Here, she participates in the Exercise Cell and the State Partnership for Peace. Christine de Souza is a two­time recipient of the Airman of the Year Ribbon from the U.S. Air Force in 2009 and 2013.


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Sept 23 - Presidential Inauguration.

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