Students Win Scholarships at Ivy Tech Community College Day of Cyber

Evansville, Ind.— Forty students from Ivy Tech Evansville and Ivy Tech Columbus competed in the School’s first ever Day of Cyber last week. The four top scorers were awarded Ivy Tech Scholarships.

Winners were:

  • First place: Irene Sizemore, Ivy Tech Columbus, $750 Scholarship
  • Second place: shared by Luis J. Diaz-Sanchez and James Gill, both from Ivy Tech Columbus, split a $500 scholarship
  • Third place: Jason Reese, Evansville Campus, $250 Circle of Ivy Scholarship

The competition consisted of a two-hour game in which participants validated their skills finding and exploiting web applications vulnerabilities, correlating security events from log entries, and uncovering secret messages transmitted over network.”  These are the types of projects they will work on upon graduating, and working in the Cyber Security field.

Scholarships were provided by the Ivy Tech Evansville and Columbus Foundations.

Irene Sizemore-1st place
Irene Sizemore – 1st Place
Luis Diaz-Sanchez-2nd place
Luis J. Diaz-Sanchez – 2nd Place
James Gill-2nd place
James Gill – 2nd Place
Jason Reese -3rd
Jason Reese – 3rd Place
Students Win Scholarships at Ivy Tech Community College Day of Cyber

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