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Fifth annual Cyber Discovery event hosted at Tech

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Students from high schools all over North Louisiana participated in events like the one pictured above during the fifth annual Cyber Discovery event hosted at Louisiana Tech University. Ruston High School took home first place at the event.

Learning about engineering, computer science and the humanities does not seem like a typical summer camp but for the past week, 60 students and 20 teachers from around the region were immersed in these topics and relished the opportunity.

These students were not in a lecture setting but rather an interactive, project-driven learning environment where robotics, computer programming, cryptology, architecture, cyber ethics and technical writing activities helped provide a reason for learning ­— context for the content.

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