Intern Spotlight – Gage Childers


Gage Childers

Information Technology


Major:

Digital Forensics and Information Assurance

Internship Team:

Information Security

What’s your dream job?:

Security Tech Engineer

What made you want to be in the IT Field?:

I’ve always had a strong interest in technology, specifically the security of different devices and how they could be exploited.

Describe what you do for the IT department in three sentences or less:

Most of my days consists of web development, creating and updating pages for MU IT. I also assist everyone around the office in day to day operations.

Favorite Restaurant in Huntington/Charleston area?:

Tortilla Factory

What’s your favorite hobbies?:

Hanging out with friends, going out on the boat, or just about anything outdoors.

What’s your favorite part of technology?:

How quick and easily it can change. There’s always something new that can be learned and improved on.

Something you can’t live without?:

Phone/Laptop

Favorite Vacation spot?:

Bahamas

Who inspires you?:

Elon Musk

If you could have any super power, what would it be?:

I would want to fly because I hate waiting in traffic.

What’s your favorite food?:

Hot Wings

If you were an animal, what would you be?:

MU Squirrel

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?:

Australia