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Here come the "metaversities"

We reported back in May how a professor at Atlanta's Morehouse College wants to equip every incoming student <a href="https://preprod.edscoop.com/morehouse-college-vr-metaverse/">with a VR headset</a>. Looks like that was just the start. In addition to Morehouse, students at Fisk University, New Mexico State and seven other schools will be enrolled in "metaversities," where they'll meet and learn in a virtual-reality environment, Inside Higher Ed reports. Read more here.

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Arizona State's new IT apprenticeships

With IT talent in high demand, Arizona State University and CompTIA announced last week that the school is the latest partner in the trade organization's apprenticeship program, Higher Ed Dive reports. Natalie Schwartz writes that the program is meant to drive more students toward tech careers, especially those from underrepresented backgrounds. Read more at Higher Ed Dive.


Georgia’s CISO on strategies to overcome workforce gaps in security

In a new video series, “Cyber Protection Starts with your Workforce,” David Allen, Georgia’s CISO says that since the state can’t compete with the private sector for cyber talent, they are finding other alternatives. Over the past three years the state has taken an out-of-the-box approach to hiring by nurturing talent right out of high school or college for entry level positions and partnering with third-party security vendors for more specialized talent. Watch more from Allen.

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