Message from Leadership
Covid-19 continues to change the way we work, study, and go about our lives. Above all, we want our students, staff, and faculty to stay safe and continue to prosper. STC continues to hold synchronous online courses in lieu of on-site classes. Our student clubs are now online, and we invite you to join in on the Student Club Orientation this Thursday, July 23 at 4 p.m. The invitation is included below.
Our STC faculty and the CityU administration spend our days on Microsoft Teams and Zoom and have come to realize “Zoom Fatigue” is real. STEVE HICKMAN offers six tips to address the effects of Zoom Fatigue. https://www.mindful.org/zoom-exhaustion-is-real-here-are-six-ways-to-find-balance-and-stay-connected/. Our STC team recommends taking a break between meetings, after checking your email, step away from the computer and get some fresh air!
Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) Internship Opportunities
VSFS are open to U.S. citizen college students (rising freshmen through Ph.D. candidates) to work on projects remotely for more than 50 agencies. Students can be part-time or full-time, in the U.S. or overseas. The time commitment is about 10 hours per week from September-May. Virtual internships are flexible and unpaid. Students #ApplyinJuly for virtual internships at USAJobs . Selected students are notified in August and begin working on projects in September.
Visit https://vsfs.state.gov/projects#all-projs-tab and search for “cybersecurity” to view available cybersecurity project descriptions.
For questions, email VSFS@state.gov.