From the start of Cade Wolcott’s college career, the whole “Pomp and Circumstance” bit was a celebration he was looking forward to – just like the rest of his graduating class. Wolcott has a history at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO). He started out at the College of Information Science and Technology (IS&T) five years ago as a high school intern, before he was even sure what he wanted to major in. After arriving at UNO, Wolcott dove into college life: he majored in computer science with a minor in IT innovation, joined student organizations, sat on Student
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
- 4 Year
- Troy, NY
#2 Best Colleges for Information Technology in America
Senior: I owe almost all of my current success, from amazing post-graduation job offers, to previous opportunities, to RPI. Although the graduate program at Rensselaer is phenomenal, the school is made up of mostly undergraduates. I highly recommend high school students, who plan on studying any STEM field, to come here for this reason. I have received so many projects and conference opportunities through research and academia, that a similarly elite engineering school would not be able to offer, at the same
IS&T Recognizes IT Innovation at 7th Annual IT Innovation Cup | College of Information Science & Technology
Presented by First Data and Werner Enterprises, the IT Innovation Cup is an annual, seven-month long competition between Omaha area high schools which involves educational workshops, open house receptions and ongoing student competition which culminate with the IT Innovation Cup award.
The final event is typically celebrated with an in-person event with community participation, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) transitioning to remote learning, the Cup’s organizers decided to move the final event to a virtual one.
Every one of our judges, especially the people who work in this field,