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Technology Application Leadership Offensive Network Security (TALONS)

TALONS provides an outlet for bright minds to learn and explore the world of hacking and information security, while providing essential leadership experience to those seeking employment as certified ethical hackers, pen-testers and cybersecurity professionals.

The purpose of T.A.L.O.N.S. Group is to offer NWACC students interested in technology a unique environment to gain the knowledge essential to building safer digital worlds and successful careers in Network Security. T.A.L.O.N.S. will also engage the general student body and community with events and activities aimed at increasing the public’s knowledge on technology as well as its safe implementation and use.


Email: hackatnwacc@gmail.com Phone: 479-986-6791 

Slack: https://talonsgroup.slack.com (Register with your NWACC email)

Meeting dates and locations:  Days/times vary each semester, Shewmaker Center for Global Business Development, Enactus room

Advisor: Kimberly Bertschy


TALONS meet Wednesday afternoon at 4:30 pm in the Enactus room in the Shewmaker Center for Global and Business Development.