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TEDxNYIT: Creating Harmony in a World Experiencing Tectonic Shifts

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Dynamic, Radical Solutions Needed: 2014 Cybersecurity Conference Highlights

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NYIT Engineering Professor Wins NIH Grant for Robotics Research

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NYIT Holds Convocation for Medical and Health Professions Students

Sep 11 2014

NYIT Medical Researcher Wins NIH Grant for Cardiac Studies

Sep 30 2014

Introduction to ePortfolios for Personnel Processes

Oct 01 2014

Cynthia Leibrock, Universal Design

Oct 01 2014

Screening of A to Z and Q&A with Cristin Milioti

Oct 01 2014

Women’s Soccer vs. Dowling

Oct 01 2014

Men’s Soccer vs. Dowling

From 911 to 411: Interdisciplinary Crisis Conference

Crisis Conference

From 911 to 411: Putting Forth Crucial Information in a Time of Crisis

Interdisciplinary Conference, presented by the College of Arts and Sciences

The safety of the public depends on the quick and accurate dissemination of information. In an emergency, the dissemination of information demands precise cooperation between law enforcement, public information officers, health care professionals, and the media. The conference will include presentations by a variety of individuals in each of these fields.

Plenary Speaker

Dianne Doctor, Vice President and Station Manager of WWOR
It’s all in the Timing…The Viewpoint of the Media

Keynote Speaker

Cynthia Scott, Director of Media Relations for Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office
On High Alert: Communication in the Wake of a Superstorm 

Panel Discussion

  1. Stephen Handelman, Director, Center on Media, Crime and Justice at John Jay College
  2. Wally Zeins, Law Enforcement Reporter, WPIX11
  3. Lisa MacSpadden, Executive Director of Media Relations, Port Authority of NY and NJ
  4. Harvey Araton, Writer, The New York Times
  5. Kenneth Lack, Public Information Officer, Nassau County Police Department

NYIT Faculty Presentations

  • William Scheckel, Communication Arts
  • Lisa Sparacino, School of Health Professions
  • Beth Adubato and Emily Restivo, College of Arts and Sciences
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