Physicist to Discuss IT and Cybersecurity at SCF

(Bradenton, Fla., Oct. 11, 2018)— The Bridge to Baccalaureate (B2B) Program at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) is hosting a physicist, who is also an expert in computer science and information technology (IT), to talk about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Sunita Lodwig, who received her doctorate in theoretical plasma physics from the India Institute of Technology and is an instructor at University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, will speak Nov. 7 from 6 to 7 p.m. in Room 146 at the Library & Learning Center, SCF Bradenton, 5840 26th St. W.

Lodwig, who worked in corporate telecommunications for more than 20 years with AT&T, Bell Labs and Motorola, will talk about computer science and technology. She also will talk about her research in cybersecurity. The event, which is free and open to the public, is designed to get students interested in STEM fields. It is part of SCF’s B2B program and is funded through a National Science Foundation grant.

For information, contact Katy Wallis, coordinator, student success, B2B grant program, at or 941-752-5282.

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