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    TLI and Director Dr. Massoud Amin Featured in Article on Demand for Cyber Security Professionals

    In a Twin Cities Pioneer Press column, writer Ruben Rosario digs into the increasingly important role cyber security professionals play in the safety, privacy and freedom of society. TLI and its director Dr. Massoud Amin are highlighted for their commitment to training professionals to provide innovative solutions to some of the most serious security problems we face as a modern society.

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    TLI Security Expert Mike Rozin on Mall Security in DC and Nation

    In a story about the uptick in crime at malls in Washington D.C., TLI faculty member and security expert Michael Rozin spoke with NewsChannel 8 about mall security in the nation's capitol and elsewhere, citing tips to stay safe. Rozin is a professor in the M.S. in Security Technologies degree program and brings extensive experience of working in the security industry, including at the Mall of America.

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    TLI's Mike Johnson on Efficacy of Video Policing on Social Media

    TLI's Mike Johnson spoke with Kare11 about Facebook's decision to hire another 3,000 workers to review videos of crime and suicides as a response to murders that were live streamed. They discuss Facebook's challenges to make it easier to report such videos (and potentially save lives) in a way that is effective but does not hinder reporting and free speech.

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    Medical Device by MDI Faculty Member Dr. Lars Oddsson Helps Diabetic Man Walk Again

    A medical device by Walkasins -- a company by TLI faculty member Dr. Lars Oddsson, a pioneer in the orthopedic wearables industry -- has helped a diabetic North Carolina man with peripheral neuropathy walk again. Dr. Oddsson is a faculty member in the M.S. in Medical Device Innovation degree program.

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    MOT Professor Dr. Dileep Rao on How Entrepreneurs Can Grow Without Venture Capital

    In a Forbes article, MOT faculty member Dr. Dileep Rao, PhD, writes about how entrepreneurs can use the limited capital they get to grow till they can get venture capital -- or develop a strategy to grow without it entirely. Dr. Rao has more than 20 years of experiencing financing businesses and ventures using venture capital, leases, debt and subordinated debt.

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    MDI Student Combines Passions to Custom Design a Career

    When medical school wasn't the right fit, Shannon Smith -- who had a successful career as a fashion designer -- found that the M.S. in Medical Device Innovation allowed her to put her creativity to use in another field she is passionate about. And she's excelling at it.
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    TLI's Mike Johnson on Congressional Rollback of Internet Privacy Protection

    Mike Johnson, director of graduate studies for TLI's M.S. in Security Technologies degree program, talked with Kare 11 about what people can do to help protect their privacy following the recent rollbacks of Internet privacy protection rules from Congress.

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    TLI Security Expert Mike Rozin Comments on March 2017 London Terror Attack

    TLI faculty member and security expert Michael Rozin spoke with KSTP about the London terror attack that took place on March 22, and what organizations can do to prevent and respond to terror attacks. Rozin is a professor in the M.S. in Security Technologies degree program at TLI.

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    Dr. Massoud Amin Announces 2017 ETS Thought Leader of the Year Award

    Watch TLI Director and father of the smart grid Dr. Massoud Amin announce Zpryme's 2017’s “ETS Thought Leader of the Year.” Dr. Amin was the 2015 recipient of the award, which honors an individual with an innovative and bold vision for the global energy ecosystem.