Loyola Blakefield Selects Point3 Security as Cyber Science Cornerstone Partner
Point3 Security’s ESCALATE will serve the program’s gamified learning solution.
Baltimore, MD – December 16, 2019
Loyola Blakefield has selected Point3 Security as its new Cornerstone Partner. Loyola Blakefield is a Catholic, Jesuit, college preparatory school for boys located in Towson, Maryland. The school provides a cyber science informatics program to students in grades six through twelve. Through using ESCALATE®, students in this program will be able to work through hands-on challenges for a better understanding of what is needed for a career in cybersecurity. The program focuses on ethics and best practices to help students make a positive impact on both the present and on the future digital world.
“The type of education that Loyola provides, which focuses on well-rounded young men committed to values and ethics is ideal for our industry,” says Evan Dornbush, CEO of Point3 Security. “Our company has a responsibility for identifying and training professionals who will safeguard our citizens and our nation. Loyola is the perfect setting to put our tools to use and engage those who will be leading the way for generations to come.”
Point3 Security’s ESCALATE will serve the program’s gamified learning solution that will help students progress in their knowledge, using immersive learning and ESCALATE’s over 120 challenges.
'We are extremely grateful for the support of Point3 Security,” said Steve Morrill, Director of Loyola’s Cyber Science program. “This partnership will provide our young men with a powerful platform to master skills, unlock their passions, and ultimately foresee their role in an increasingly digitized global society.”
About Point3 Security Inc.
Founded in 2014, Point3 Security, Inc. is a premier information security organization that provides the industry with the training and analytical tools to enhance its workforce. Recognizing the industry’s increasingly complex threats, Point3 Security, Inc. provides game-based challenges that identify and cultivate cybersecurity talent for professional organizations. Point3 Security was recently named one of Inc. 500’s top fastest growing companies. For more information please visit ittakesahuman.com.
About Cyber at Blakefield
he Cyber Science program at Loyola Blakefield provides students with industry-caliber skills required by today’s fastest growing employers and offers them the most advanced opportunities to apply those skills in the classroom. The program further enables students to test drive their future careers and understand the long-term meaning of their college selection and major life choices. In addition to success in local, national, global competitions, the program has been internationally recognized as a model for Cyber education at the middle and high school levels. Learn more at www.loyolablakefield.org/cyber.
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