New York Institute of Technology http://nyit.edu A global, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 14,000 students on campuses in North America, China, the Middle East, and online. en webmaster@nyit.edu Copyright 2014 2014-08-27T13:27:43+00:00 NYIT Architecture Professor Helps Illuminate Burning Man Festival http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_architecture_professor_helps_illuminate_burning_man_festival/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_architecture_professor_helps_illuminate_burning_man_festival/ One hundred fifteen miles northeast of Reno, Nevada, hard against the backdrop of the vast Black Rock Desert, a three-sided luminous acrylic pyramid rises two stories from the dusty earth, beckoning thousands of pilgrims inside to experience a nightly kaleidoscope of light. 2014-08-27T13:27:43+00:00 PA Grads Attain High Pass Rate on National Exam http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/pa_grads_attain_high_pass_rate_on_national_exam/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/pa_grads_attain_high_pass_rate_on_national_exam/ Old Westbury, New York -- Recent graduates of NYIT’s physician assistant studies program notched one of the highest pass rates in 15 years on the field’s professional licensing exam. 2014-08-26T14:01:57+00:00 NYIT Cybersecurity Conference 2014 http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_2014_cybersecurity_conference/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_2014_cybersecurity_conference/ New York, N.Y. – Where is the Internet of Things Taking Us? How Do We Protect Critical Infrastructure, Organizations and Individuals? 2014-08-19T17:00:56+00:00 NYIT and Turkish Partner YTU Offer Dual Master’s Degrees http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_and_turkish_partner_ytu_offer_dual_masters_degrees/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_and_turkish_partner_ytu_offer_dual_masters_degrees/

Old Westbury, N.Y.– Starting this fall, New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) will begin offering a dual master’s degree program with Istanbul-based Yildiz Technical University (YTU), a prominent institution and among the top universities in Turkey. Students can begin the 33-credit M.S. in Instructional Technology (18 credits taken at NYIT and 15 credits plus a project at YTU, with some courses offered online) at either university and will earn degrees from both institutions.

2014-08-18T16:00:12+00:00 Student-Doctors Begin NYIT Osteopathic Medical Education http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/student-doctors_begin_nyit_osteopathic_medical_education/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/student-doctors_begin_nyit_osteopathic_medical_education/ Old Westbury, N.Y. -- New York Institute of Technology first-year medical school students attended information-packed orientation sessions this week and plunged quickly into their studies Wednesday with a laboratory quiz on osteopathic manipulative medicine as one of the first orders of business. 2014-08-08T19:47:33+00:00 Paul Dangerfield to Lead NYIT-Vancouver http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/paul_dangerfield_to_lead_nyit-vancouver/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/paul_dangerfield_to_lead_nyit-vancouver/ New York, N.Y. – New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) announces the appointment of Paul Dangerfield, an experienced senior leader in Canadian higher education, as the new campus dean and executive director of NYIT-Vancouver. Dangerfield, who has lived and worked around the world, has been a senior executive in military, private sector, and academic organizations. 2014-08-05T12:00:26+00:00 NSF Awards NYIT Grant for Sputtering System to Support Nano/Micro-Fabrication Research http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nsf_awards_nyit_grant_for_sputtering_system_to_support_nanomicro-fabricatio/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nsf_awards_nyit_grant_for_sputtering_system_to_support_nanomicro-fabricatio/ New York Institute of Technology has received a $230,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to purchase a direct current/radio frequency (DC/RF) sputtering system to support multi-disciplinary research on medical sensors, micro power generators, miniaturized flexible tag antennas, and bioengineering applications and implementations. 2014-08-04T17:30:30+00:00 NSF Awards Grant to NYIT Professor for Workshop on Gaming and Therapy http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_professor_receives_nsf_grant_for_workshop_on_gaming_and_therapy/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_professor_receives_nsf_grant_for_workshop_on_gaming_and_therapy/ Old Westbury, N.Y. -- The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a grant to Richard Simpson, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering in the NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, to present a workshop on virtual reality, gaming, and individuals with disabilities at the annual meeting of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM). 2014-07-25T19:29:29+00:00 Arkansas Higher Education Board Certifies New NYIT Medical School Site in Jonesboro http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/arkansas_higher_education_board_certifies_new_nyit_medical_school_site_in_j/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/arkansas_higher_education_board_certifies_new_nyit_medical_school_site_in_j/ Little Rock, AR — The Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board today granted New York Institute of Technology certification for an additional osteopathic medical school site on the campus of Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. 2014-07-25T15:21:51+00:00 Medical Students Transition from Classroom to Clinic http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/medical_students_transition_from_classroom_to_clinic/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/medical_students_transition_from_classroom_to_clinic/ Woodbury, N.Y. – Nearly 300 medical students received their white coats yesterday in a College of Osteopathic Medicine ceremony steeped in tradition and pride. 2014-07-17T20:06:02+00:00