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Michigan Cyber Range

Michigan Cyber Range

The Michigan Cyber Range is a large unclassified Cyber Security Range and program that will help IT professionals and students improve their ability to counter cyber attacks.   It is a partnership between the government, education and industry, with each contributing resources and expertise.  The Range serves many functions but its unique and critical contribution is developing the ability to out-think an adversary as a team.

Don Welch, Ph.D. President and CEO Merit Network

A graduate of West Point, Don served 25 years in the Army, retiring as a Colonel.  Notable assignments include infantry company commander, IT for Delta Force, professor and CIO at West Point.  Don was also the CTO for H-E-B, $12 Billion international retailer.  Don has been named a “Champion of Change” by the White House, Innovator and Leader of the Year and one of Michigan’s top CEOs.



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Podcast 3-6PM Dec. 15, 2012: Winning Women's Websites and Cyber Boot Camp

Show Notes:

Hour 1:

Rachel Xiang, Plymouth Canton Educational Park, Canton (Advanced Division)

Annie Fu, Plymouth Canton Educational Park, Canton (Advanced Division)

Jackie Kwapisz, Lake Shore HS, St. Clair Shores (Beginner Division)

Girls’ Winning Websites

  • Windows 8 Answer Man: Aaron Guilimette, Apex Digital: Dealing with the differences in IE 10 on the Desktop and the Modern User Interface (Tiles)

Hour 2:

  • Detroit 2.0: How to keep college grads in Detroit with Sandy Welch, college tech intern and Dr. Azarias Reda of
  • Infinity Hour: Band Delivering Music in the 21st Century. Teen band has unique approach to sharing its music. Listen to their original hit : Help Me Recall

Hour 3: Call in/Questions Answered

If you are …

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