Cybersecurity Scholarship + Summer Internship Mixer

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This is a special event co-hosted with the IEEE Binghamton University Student Branch. The goal is to promote the NSF Cybersecurity Scholarship and introduce the summer internship program at the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL). In addition, this event is open to students who are not  IEEE student members to learn more about IEEE and help them to register as new members. Free gifts, pizza, and beverages are provided!

  Date and Time




  • Date: 09 Nov 2022
  • Time: 06:00 PM to 07:30 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
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  • Binghamton University Campus
  • 4400 Vestal Parkway East
  • Vestal, New York
  • United States 13902
  • Building: UU
  • Room Number: 111

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  • Starts 03 November 2022 08:00 AM
  • Ends 09 November 2022 06:30 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • No Admission Charge


Prof. Ping Yang of Binghamton University


Introduction to NSF CyberCorps Scholarship for Service

Dr. Erika Ardiles-Cruz of AFRL


Summer Internship Opportunities at the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL)


6:00 pm Welcome remarks
              by Andrew Benincasa, President, IEEE Binghamton University Student Branch

6:10 pm Introduction to NSF Cybersecurity Scholarship Program
              by  Prof. Ping Yang, Associate Professor, Computer Science Department, Binghamton University

6:25 pm Summer Internship Program at AFRL
              by Dr. Erika Ardiles-Cruz, Research Computer Scientist, AFRL/ RIED

6:40 pm Introduction to IEEE Student Membership 
              by Nicholas Bustamante, Professional Chair, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers; Student Branch Chair, IEEE

6:50 pm Sharing Internship Experience at AFRL 
              by Rebecca 

7:00 pm - 7:20 pm, Q & A, student member sign-up, etc.