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Dec 08 2011

NYIT Athletics Hosts Fifth Annual Night Out on the Bears Community Engagement Event

Old Westbury, N.Y. (December 8, 2011) – The NYIT community filled Recreation Hall with laughing children, triumphant cheers, sparkles, and school pride as the NYIT Department Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation hosted its fifth annual “Night Out on the Bears” community engagement event.
 
Held on Friday, Dec. 2 at NYIT’s Old Westbury campus, “Night Out on the Bears” gave parents from the community an opportunity to enjoy an evening out while student-athletes and staff cared for their children in a safe, healthy, and fun-filled environment, free of charge. Activities included a nutritious dinner, catered by NYIT Campus Dining, as well as various physical activities such as musical dots.
 
 
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New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in more than 90 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has more than 14,000 students attending campuses on Long Island and Manhattan, online, and at its global campuses. NYIT sponsors 11 NCAA Division II programs and one Division I team.
 
Led by President Edward Guiliano, NYIT is guided by its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, offer access to opportunity to all qualified students, and support applications-oriented research that benefits the larger world. To date, 89,000 graduates have received degrees from NYIT. For more information, visit nyit.edu.
 
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