Author Archives: scurry19

I Have Good News…

With graduation just weeks away, I thought it would be nice to share some good news… A few weeks ago I interviewed for a position with an IT security company…I was excited and nervous all at the same time. When … Continue reading

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Urban Farming as a Solution

Since March is National Nutrition Month, I thought it would be fitting to blog about urban farming and its role in eliminating food deserts. A food desert is a situation common in lower income communities as larger grocery store chains … Continue reading

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Get With the Program

Have you ever used a cool app or visited an interesting website and thought, “How do they do that?” If your answer is yes, you’re definitely not alone. Many people are taking a crack at learning to code.  It should … Continue reading

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Planning for the Future

This is a very exciting semester. Not just because its my last, but because I feel a lot of energy thinking about all the opportunities to come. So far, 2015 has been amazing. With graduation just months away, I have … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season…To Protect Your Banking Information

How the Grinch Stole Christmas is an all-time holiday classic with surprising present day implications, if you ask me. However, instead of making his way through Who-ville to steal your presents and last can of Who-hash, he’s swiping your banking information and … Continue reading

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Assistive Technology… Just a Click Away

This is the time of year when most of us gather with family and close friends. We show our appreciation for one another by sharing meals, gifts, and happy wishes for the future. For countless numbers of people, however, the … Continue reading

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With a Little Help From My Friends

“God gave us our relatives; thank God we can choose our friends” ~ Ethel Watts Mumford This quote opens up one of my favorite movies, Mary and Max. Once you watch this film, you instantly start to think about your … Continue reading

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A New Comfort Zone

I wanted to use my first blog post to share about my experience as an NCCoE intern. It’s been an amazing opportunity to have access to the technology and people that make learning cybersecurity all the more exciting. Surprisingly enough, … Continue reading

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