DEARBORN — Henry Ford Community College will host the 7th Annual Cisco Academy Olympics Friday, May 11, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the HFCC Michgian Technical Education Center campus.
This is an opportunity for secondary and post-secondary students at Cisco Academies throughout Southeast Michigan to enjoy a day of friendly competition.READ MORE: CBS Mornings' Gayle King Visits Detroit, Motown Museum
After a continental breakfast, attendees can participate in team competitions in cable making, router configuration and troubleshooting, and a quiz bowl. There will also be presentations by Cisco Systems engineers and other networking professionals and possible internship and job opportunities.READ MORE: Detroit Tigers Fire General Manager Al Avila After 7 Years, No Playoffs
After lunch, there will be door prizes and giveaways, and networking with other Academy students, instructors, and networking professionals.MORE NEWS: Protesters Call For Huron River Polluters To Pay Up
This event is the highlight of the year for many students and instructors, as well as those who volunteer — including the Cisco Systems engineers and other networking professionals. There are also many door prizes and give-aways at this event. In 2011, for example, Access Interactive donated two 27-inch refurbished iMacs. For more information and to RSVP, please email email@example.com as soon as possible.