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LYNDRIA COOPER REPRESENTS DRAKE STATE AT CISCO LIVE!

5/23/2017

Out of more than 60 applicants from across the United States and Canada, recommended by their instructors to represent their academy at Cisco Live, Drake State Student Lyndria Cooper has been selected to participate in Cisco’s largest customer event, to be held this year in Las Vegas in June where 10 students are selected to participate on the CISCO Dream Team.

 

The Dream Team gets a unique development opportunity to work hands-on with industry leaders to deploy and support the event Network Operations Center (NOC). It’s hard work and long hours, but the experience is invaluable.

 

Now in its 7th year, the Dream Team opportunity has become a vital element to the success of Cisco Live, demonstrating quality IT talent and helping deliver a positive experience for over 26,000 attendees.

 

Lyndria will receive an all-access pass to attend sessions and demos during her spare time, as well as a free voucher to take a Cisco certification exam onsite.  Additionally, all travel and lodging expenses will be paid for by Cisco, and she receive a $700 gift card to cover any incidentals.

Congratulations to Drake State Student Lyndria Cooper!!!

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