Events

 

Upcoming Events


 

Classes Begin: Fall 2017

August 16, 2017

No School - Solar Eclipse

August 21, 2017

Southern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days. Carterville, IL

September 23-24 2017 

Southern Illinois Cyber Security Day. Carbondale, IL

October 21, 2017  8am-3pm 

Public speakers, mock CCDC, lunch, breakout sessions, and much more. More information coming soon!

 

Presentations


 

We have held presentations at the following participating High Schools:

  • West Frankfort
  • Marion
  • Trico

  • Murphysboro

  • Carterville

If you would like our team to present at your High School please contact Mark Rogers.

 

Speakers


 

John A. Logan College has had many speakers that are involved with Cyber Security and IT. We have also had law enforcement such as the State Troopers and the FBI present to our students.
Guest speakers are currently being scheduled. Please check back soon!

 

Past Events


2017:

August 5th - Black Diamond Harley Davidson Backpack Giveaway Day

June 13th - August 8th - Free non-accredited Summer tutorials

April 20th, 2017 -  John A. Logan College Hosts the High School Business Competition

2016:

October 26th, 2016 - Speaker - Trooper Joey Watson Serving Illinois State Police District 13 

October 24th, 2016 - Mobile Security Presentation - Logan Defenders

September 24th & 25th, 2016 - Southern Illinois Hunting & Fishing Days

  • Logan Defender's Booth

August 26th, 2016 - DuQuoin State Fair - Walking in the Parade

  • More information about the event will be available soon!

August 6th, 2016 - Harley Davidson's Backpack for Kids Day - Logan Defender's Booth

  • Participants provided Cyber Safety and anti-Cyber Bullying information to children and parents.

 Harley Davidson's Booth   Harley Davidson's Booth

April 23rd, 2016 - SIU Cyber Security Days- Social Media Security

  • More information about the event can be found HERE.

April 21st, 2016-  JALC HS Business Day

  • The Logan Defenders gave campus tours and discussed the Logan Defenders team during the event.
  • The team also hosted a mock competition for students to test their cyber defense skills.

2015

Harley Davidson Backpacks for Kids day - Saturday, August 8, in Marion, Illinois
Participants provided Cyber Safety and anti-Cyber Bullying information to children and parents.

The Logan Defenders Cyber Security Team assisted by the YODA Club presented a Cyber Security Kid's Day on Saturday, October 17 from 9 A.M. until noon.  The sessions were for children ages 8-12 and lunch was served for kids and parents after the sessions.  Kids were able to attend three separate sessions on personal Cyber Safety including mobile and phone security and gaming.  While the kids were in sessions, Mark Rogers, Associate Professor of CIS presented a session on Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Cyber Bullying, as well as keeping your kids safe online. This is an annual event, if you are interested in attending next year please contact markrogers@jalc.edu .

The Logan Defenders and YODA club presented for NCSAM on the following dates:

  • Monday, October 19
  • Tuesday, October 20


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