2nd Annual Community College Programming Contest

Snatching the reins from Orange County Community College, winner of last year’s Annual Community College Programming Contest, Robert Lee and Justin Okamoto of Rockland Community College placed 1st this year by successfully completing six out of nine problems with an overall score of 28. Continue reading “2nd Annual Community College Programming Contest”

CLOUT Program Receives President’s Award for Excellence

The five members of the CLOUT program’s administrative staff – Lynne Larkin, Faith Faulk, Linda Pennachio, Christina Pocchiari and Marie Iadavaia – were honored for their teamwork with the President’s Award for Excellence at the Employee Recognition Ceremonies held in White Plains on March 18.  The team was recognized for its tireless efforts to preserve the CLOUT program in the face of threatened debilitating cost cuts. Continue reading “CLOUT Program Receives President’s Award for Excellence”

Sexting Cyberbullying and Distracted Driving

More than 200 students from area high schools came to listen and learn about the dangers of “Sexting, Cyberbullying and Distracted Driving” and to share their personal experiences and offer suggestions as to how to promote safer mobile use at the Mobile Safety Summit held on the Pleasantville Campus during spring break. Continue reading “Sexting Cyberbullying and Distracted Driving”

Student Team Participates in Cyber Defense Marathon

For approximately 20 hours over a period of three days, a team of eight Seidenberg students participated in the 2011 Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition organized by Northeastern University and hosted by EMC.  The event took place outside of Boston in early March. Continue reading “Student Team Participates in Cyber Defense Marathon”

Online Student Places 2nd Nationally in IBM Mainframe Competition

For the second consecutive year, Jay Thomas, an online student in Seidenberg’s NACTEL program for telecommunications workers, competed in IBM’s Master the Mainframe Contest.  This year he completed the “extremely difficult and time-consuming” Part 3 and placed 2nd in a field of over 3,500 competitors. Continue reading “Online Student Places 2nd Nationally in IBM Mainframe Competition”