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Jul 25 2014

NSF Awards Grant to NYIT Professor for Workshop on Gaming and Therapy

Jul 25 2014

Arkansas Higher Education Board Certifies New NYIT Medical School Site in Jonesboro

Jul 17 2014

Medical Students Transition from Classroom to Clinic

Jul 15 2014

NYIT Awards Research Grants

Jul 15 2014

NYIT’s M.S. in Instructional Technology Approved in Abu Dhabi

Jul 27 2014

Abu Dhabi Campus to Close for Eid Al Fitr

Jul 29 2014

Graduate Tuesdays

Aug 01 2014

NYIT Cyber-Security Talk

Aug 04 2014

B.S./D.O. Enrollment Day

Aug 05 2014

Graduate Tuesdays

Vitality in Aging 2012 Winners
Ernestine Shepherd  

Ernestine Shepherd

In less than 20 years, Shepherd has morphed from a "prissy" woman who never exercised to the Guinness Book of World Records' oldest female bodybuilder.

     
     
Ines Sanchez  

Ines Sanchez

Ines it’s an excellent example of a great energetic women aging with Vitality. She is very active as she is always going on walks around the parks near her house

     
     
Anne Jayatilaka  

Anne Jayatilaka

Anne is an 87-year-young,  extremely independent and active woman. She is a retired registered nurse and hung up her uniform for good just 3-4 years ago!

     
     
George Rottkamp  

George Rottkamp

At the young age of 84, George is extremely active and always around to help his kids, grandkids, and even great-grandkids out.  When you need something fixed, he's the man to call.

     
     
Manjula Patel  

Manjula Patel

At 81 years old, Manjula continues to commit to a healthy lifestyle which includes watching her dietary habits, staying active by exercising to the best of her abilities as well as having a positive outlook on life. 

     
     
Aida Torres  

Aida Torres

Aida has aged well by looking backward at life with pride and without regrets, and looking forward with optimism and enthusiasm.

     
     
Sukhdev Singh  

Sukhdev Singh

Sukhdev continues to remain active. He enjoys his life. He continues to maintain his house , as well as daily exercise.He promotes healthy eating in every way possible.

     
     
Bettie Walker  

Bettie Walker

With a weight loss of over 120 pounds to date, Bettie has demonstrated a healthy lifestyle and is committed to being around for her five children, 12 grandchildren, and one great grandchild.

     
     
Dorothy Schaller  

Dorothy Schaller

Dorothy has healthy nutritional eating habits and engages in physical activity on a daily basis. In addition, Ms. Schaller has volunteered, mentored, and still takes part in intellectual activities such as social groups.

     
     
Odanette Polycarpe  

Odanette Polycarpe

Not only is Odanette active in the household, she is also an active church member. She remains active by taking walks around the neighborhood every day.

     
     
Barbara Karyo  

Barbara Karyo

When Kayo isn’t teaching or working in her studio she can often be found folk dancing 3-4 times a week, at the gym or gardening.

     
Shirley Hershey  

Shirley Hershey

Shirley can always be counted on for a positive and encouraging word.  There is nothing that you can share with her that she won't be able to help put into perspective...

     
     
Manuela Menendez  

Manuela Menendez

Manuela continues to take care of herself, her husband and her home. She is always just a phone call away for her children and grandchildren. 

     
     
Uldarico Moreno  

Uldarico Moreno

Uldarico is living prove that it doesn’t matter how old you are or how many obstacles step in your way, first you can overcome them and second you can still live a fun and healthy life.

     
     
Stanley Greenwald  

Stanley Greenwald

Stanely is a medal winning downhill skier in senior racing, past-president of the Miramar Ski club with a ski lodge in northern Vermont and active cyclist all of which contribute to his physical and mental health.

     
     
Peter Giacomello  

Peter Giacomello

Peter is a father of three, loving grandfather, WWII vet, and NY sports fan. He loves to read, learn, and talk politics and sports. He still has a crusher of a handshake.

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