Our response to COVID-19: Advisory | Learn with CityU

Live and On-Demand Learning

In response to the impacts of COVID-19 on our university and global community, CityU has launched the Learn With CityU website as a means of providing online opportunities to inform and connect. At CityU, we believe learning happens anywhere and everywhere, and in these unique times when many of us are place-bound, we share these live and on-demand resources as a free means of connecting you to expert information in a variety of fields in which we teach. Be well and continue to learn – especially in trying times.

Live Events

Vinod Brahmapuram and Tom Burt

Tech Today: Information Security in the Age of COVID-19

Thur, April 23 | 1 pm – 1:30 pm

The coronavirus has changed the way we work. On April 23 at 1 pm, join panelists Vinod Brahmapuram (CISO State of Washington) and Tom Burt (VP Microsoft) as they discuss the new threat landscape and what lies ahead for individuals and businesses.

Free Webinar | Watch the Recording

See coverage of this event.

#Cybersecurity #Tech #Business #CityUCares #LearnWithCityU

I’ve Got My PPP Loan!
Now What?!

Tue, May 19 | 1 pm – 2 pm (PDT)

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans are a vital lifeline for small businesses during the pandemic. Now that you have this crucial tool, what are the key things to know to maximize this resource? Learn about the forgiveness process and receive the latest updates from the SBA.  Join Glen Simecek, CEO of the Washington Bankers Association and Marty Steele, CEO of First Sound Bank.

Free Webinar | Watch the Recording

#PPP #SBA #Banking #SmallBiz #WBA #CityUCares #LearnWithCityU

Criminal Justice Presents Streetlaw: COVID Crisis in the Jails

Tue, May 26 | 1 pm – 2 pm

The pandemic has reached all corners of our community including jails and prisons. With the virus’ impact on jail conditions, inmate release, and community safety come hard questions and even more difficult decisions. Puget Sound legal expert Stefanie Dorn is joined by Ed Troyer, PIO of the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department and King County Public Defender Rose Duffy to discuss the effect of COVID-19 virus on our community’s jails.

Free Webinar | Registration Link Coming Soon

#Jails #COVID #CJ #Resources #CityUCares #LearnWithCityU

On Demand

For more recorded events and other topics visit the #LearnWithCityU channel.


As more of us start working from home, we’re learning the hard way that we’re facing increased security threats from hackers. Read more about how to protect yourself while working from home in this Seattle Times article featuring CityU faculty and students.

CityU alumna Nancy Nelson, an Instructional Coach for Technology in the Puyallup School District, was featured in a recent national webinar with Common Sense Media: Distance Learning with Common Sense: Ahead of the Curve – Scene Report from Washington.

In response to COVID-19, the CityU Counseling Center and CityU Counseling students have curated this list of Stay at Home Resources with information to help keep you physically and mentally well during this unique time.

Sanford Programs has created the Harmony at Home toolkit to support social and emotional wellbeing for students and families during this difficult time. This toolkit offers a variety of lessons and activities, as well as guidance for parents and guardians. Questions? Contact Rob Cavness rcavness@cityu.edu


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