Women vs Men. Posing the question of whether one gender is better than the other is like placing yourself below cracking ice. It is a frightful situation, and one sudden move can cause you to sink to the freezing bottom. Yet, hearing the answers to this question is a risk worth taking. In these cases, Read more about Are Women As Good As Men In Information Technology?[…]
Whether it’s with friends, family, colleagues or random persons on the internet, we always use communication. We use it through the words we say and type, through the side eyes we give or even the impatient snapping of our fingers. There’s no doubt that communication leads our everyday lives; with the messages we want to convey Read more about How Technical Are You?[…]
Fellow CSSrs certainly were as they got hands-on experience understanding networking with Network Security Engineers Renne Mings and David Smith. Their presentation outlined the key components to networking; the OSI model, networking communication, networking equipment, network connectivity and network troubleshooting tools. By the end of it, all students were given a demonstration of how to Read more about Are You Connected?[…]
The CSS was pleased to have been offered the opportunity to visit the Barbados Light & Power Company Limited (BL&P) on Friday, 9th September, 2016. The purpose of the visit was to expose the CSS to the concept of enterprise IT. Enterprise IT or Enterprise Information Technology, also known as enterprise-class IT, refers to the Read more about Barbados Light & Power Company Limited Visit[…]
The Summer App Workshop was organized in partnership with the Faculty of Science & Technology (through the CSS Coordinator Maurice Beckles) and Extension Engine (www.extensionengine.org) with Mike Miklavic, Dino Cikatic and Andrej Scorci serving as their representatives. The purpose was to give students the opportunity to learn from top software engineers and build then deploy Read more about CSS App Workshop[…]
“Can You Fix It”, the theme of today’s session which was spear headed by two of the society’s most prominent tech gurus – Roger Straker and Melissa Chewitt as they imparted knowledge of the fundamental concepts of hardware and software maintenance.
Empowerment and Entrepreneurship were the subjects up for discussion in today’s session. CSS was glad to have with them, Michael Mayers (Assitant P.R Officer) and Khaleid Holder ( P.R Officer) representing Junior Chamber International (JCI) along with lecturer and co-coordinator of the Student Entrepreneurial Empowerment Development programme (SEED) programme at U.W.I –Mrs. Ayanna Young-Marshall.
Today’s session : “Express Yourself!” was presented to us by a special guest – Janelle M. Brewster.
Janelle M. Brewster has been active in the field of telecoms for the past 15 years with specific focus on process development and risk -controls management. She is a graduate of the University of Surrey with a Masters in Business Administration and is also a qualified Assessor for the NVQ/CVQ qualifications in the functional area of ICTs. Janelle is a member of NXT Generation Toatmasters Club and past Area Governor for District 81 Caribbean Toastmasters. She is the club Counselor for NXT Generation Gavel Club which caters to children between the ages of 11 – 17.