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New computer science task force to guide Arkansas’ educational offerings

by Colin Wood

A new multidisciplinary group is tasked with giving students "the best computer science education possible.”

Coding it Forward fellowship changes participants’ minds about federal service, survey shows

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

A survey by the Partnership for Public Service shows how the Civic Digital Fellowship impacts fellows' future career plans.

USDS' Andrea Viza: Federal IT workforce on 'cusp of amazing things'

by Jake Williams

The director of talent for the United States Digital Service says the federal IT workforce has built up a lot of momentum around digital transformation.

Filling the cybersecurity workforce gap is education’s responsibility

by Eileen Belastock

Commentary: With the huge demand for cybersecurity professionals, it’s the job of universities and high schools to step up, says Eileen Belastock.

NSA contractor indicted for fudging timesheet

by Shannon Vavra

It's an extremely rare charge.

USAJOBS aims to provide applicants with better job updates

by Dave Nyczepir

Federal employment is competitive, so the program will make its process more transparent.

‘30 percent’ of Illinois state IT workforce eligible to retire

by Colin Wood

State CIO Ron Guerrier says it’s a problem seen in many states, and one that’s prompted him to explore new recruitment methods.

Cyber Command has drastically cut hiring time for cybersecurity roles, says DOD CISO

by Shannon Vavra

The Cyber Excepted Service program is bearing some fruit, Department of Defense CISO Jack Wilmer says.

‘10 percent’ of Nebraska IT’s workforce is new graduates

by Colin Wood

State CIO Ed Toner says his key to keeping the state’s technology workforce fresh has been strong partnerships with local colleges.