2018 FWSIM University Scholarship Award

The winner of the 2018 FWSIM University Scholarship Award is James Barry. Congratulations James!

James Barry is a sophomore at the University at Albany.  His intended major is Information Technology Management with a minor in Economics and Criminal Justice.  He has always had an interest in technology because he believes it is a truly powerful way to connect the world. During his time in Albany, James has been able to explore the field of Information Technology by working in the project management department of the health insurance company CDPHP during his freshman year. This semester, he has had the pleasure to work in the field for cybersecurity by being accepted into the EY Trajectory Program, a work study that teaches students how analyze and mitigate cybersecurity risk for large financial institutions.  James has also been fortunate to work for the past 3 summers as a technology specialist at Yale University’s Center for Teaching and Learning. Outside of work and school, James participates in the University of Albany Mock Trial team as a lead attorney.