Walsh College Hosts Information Technology Capstone Fair

Walsh College is hosting its Information Technology Capstone Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 13, in room 111-113 at the school’s Troy campus.

The Capstone Fair provides an opportunity for graduating students to present their final research projects which demonstrate the knowledge and skills gained through their academic program.

Students will demonstrate their mastery of a variety of technology and cybersecurity subjects with their Capstone projects. A partial list of the Capstone projects to be presented include: a prototype for a surgical “black box” device; research and recommendations on ways to improve technology focused service and support; plan for security awareness education in the 5-12 education environment and in health care settings; recommendations for the management of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) efforts and unified communications strategies; application of COBIT governance to a software procurement processes; and a redesign of a visualization program for managing satellite delivery of services.

“Walsh offers strong academic programs for students in information technology fields. The Capstone Fair provides a forum for students to show their expertise and knowledge,” said Barbara Ciaramitaro, Ph.D., professor, Information Technology, Walsh College. “The projects at the Fair demonstrate the application of their knowledge and skills to real world problems.”

The fair is free and open to the public.

For more information on Walsh College, please contact Dr. Barbara Ciaramitaro bciara2@walshcollege.edu or visit www.walshcollege.edu.

Walsh College Hosts Free Capstone Fair on Information Technology

Graduating Walsh College Business Information Technology and Information Assurance students will display their innovative, real-world final projects at the twice-annual Capstone Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, June 14, in room 111-113 at the school’s Troy campus.

The fair is free and open to the public.

Students will be demonstrating their subject mastery with their Capstone projects. They include electronic medical records for a family clinic; procedures to implement a program office for a medium-size business; security awareness training that anyone can use; business intelligence; incident response and crisis management; tableau training; and new customer acquisition for a web business.

Most of the projects have been chosen in response to technology trends or a need a student has identified in their industry or workplace.

“Walsh offers strong academic programs for students in information technology fields. The Capstone Fair provides a forum for students to show their expertise and knowledge,” said Nanette S. Poulios, assistant professor and business information technology director, Information Assurance Center. “The projects at the Fair demonstrate the practical skills our students develop, along with their academic achievement.”

For more information on Walsh College, visit www.walshcollege.edu.

WALSH COLLEGE
Founded in 1922, Walsh College is a private, not for profit institution offering upper-division undergraduate and graduate business and technology degrees and certificate programs. One of Southeast Michigan’s largest business schools, Walsh has locations in Troy, Novi, Clinton Township, and Port Huron, as well as online. Walsh’s business services division offers the Walsh Institute, which provides solutions for businesses through training, continuing education, and consulting.

Walsh is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (www.ncahlc.org; phone: 312-263-0456). The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP, www.acbsp.org) accredits specific degree programs.