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Cracking the code of college: Cybersecurity student rewrites and unlocks himself at UA
“Hackers” — those who delight in solving technological problems — spend a lot of time looking at computer code, often long repeating strings of 1s and 0s.
“Another number” is what Spencer Csaky, a self-described “hacker” (not to be confused with a cyber criminal), feared he would be if he enrolled at The University of Akron: one anonymous face among more than 22,000 students, streaming through campus like lines of impersonal code.
But there was a bug in the system — a surprise. Read more.
Surveying program again maps out a path to success
Our Surveying and Mapping Program has received its second consecutive Surveying Education Award from the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying. The award — presented Thursday — also came with a check for $10,000.
UA is one of only five schools in the nation to have won the award twice. Read more.
Based on a survey knowledge rate of 95% of our Spring 2015 graduates. See story about University-wide results: More UA grads report career success.
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