With cyberspying in the news daily, several students at the University of Arizona are already committed to working as experts for U.S. agencies such as the FBI, the CIA and the National Security Agency.
“We are training the next generation of cybersecurity professionals,” says UA Regents’ Professor Hsinchun Chen. [more]
Students are gaining hands on real-world experience by working Sunnyside Neighborhood Association to develop and implement a marketing plan to help sell the association's "In The Peace Garden" book. In doing so they are learning the intricacies and nuances of implementing a marketing plan that includes social media promotion. [more]
Harvard Business Review calls data science "the sexiest job in the 21st century," and by most accounts this hot new field promises to revolutionize industries from business to government, health care to academia. The MIS department has been addressing the needs of educating future data scientists for several years now, but has recently expanded this focus further through two specific offerings. [more]
It's no secret. An advanced degree can position you for career opportunities and open doors to an expanded base of knowledge, intellect and practical applications. [more]
Congratulations to the inaugural winners of the 1st annual INFORMS Information Systems Society (ISS) Nunamaker-Chen Dissertation Award (NCDA.) [more]