Nature Publishes Geisler’s Study on Origin of Toothed Whale Echolocation
Nature Publishes Geisler’s Study on Origin of Toothed Whale Echolocation
Former NYIT Residence Hall Houses Disaster Recovery Services for LIers in Need
NYIT Athletics Sets Record GPA for a Single Semester
Otis Brawley Lecture on March 5 to Highlight U.S. Medical System Problems
NYIT to Host Global Cybersecurity Conference in Abu Dhabi
Terry Nauheim, chair and associate professor of fine arts, received the NYS ACE Women's Network "Faculty Leader of the Year Award", on Saturday, March 1st at NYIT's de Seversky Mansion.
Anthony Dimatteo, professor of English, NYIT Old Westbury campus, had a book of poetry published, Beautiful Problems, available from David Robert Books: http://www.davidrobertbooks.com/dimatteo.html
Claude Gagna, Ph.D., associate professor, Department of Life Sciences, NYIT Old Westbury campus, was invited to the 2014 Long Island Science and Engineering Fair, at the Crest Hollow Country Club, Long Island. This is the 29th year of the event, which is affiliated with "Society for Science and the Public's" and the INTEL International Science & Engineering Fair. Read more.
Please join us for "Eastern Eyes for Western Goods, Western Eyes for Eastern Markets: Turkey, the EU, and Western Demands", presented by Annessa Ann Babic, Ph.D., Department of Interdisciplinary Sciences, on Thursday, February 20th, 12:30-2:00pm, 11th Floor Auditorium, 16 West 61st St, Manhattan campus, sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences. Refreshments will be served! Read more.
Jungho Park, Ph.D., assistant professor, Department of Mathematics, and Philip Strzelecki, senior mechanical engineering student, presented the paper, “Traveling Waves in Fluid Dynamics” on February 6, 2014 in Harry Schure Hall, Lecture Hall, Old Westbury campus. Read more.
Susana Case, Ph.D., professor and program coordinator, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Manhattan campus, had a photograph, "Woman in Doorway" published in the current issue of Apeiron Review.
Susana Case, Ph.D., professor and program coordinator, Behavioral Sciences, MA campus, had four photographs published in the new issue of Petrichor Review.
The College of Arts and Sciences at the New York Institute of Technology, partnering together with indi.com, are proud to present an exciting online challenge for NYIT Fine Arts students!
In this exciting challenge, Computer Graphics students from the NYIT Fine Arts department, both in the BFA and MFA level, submitted their latest 3D animated shorts to an online competition on indi.com. The one-week competition took place during January 6-13th, 2014. This was a great opportunity for students to promote their artworks online, receive recognition and feedback from industry professionals, and win cash prizes! We look forward to more NYIT student competitions on indi.com in the near future. Read more.
Interdisciplinary Conference The College of Arts and Sciences will host the conference, "From 911 to 411: Putting Forth Crucial Information in a Time of Crisis," on Friday, Dec. 6, 9 a.m-3 p.m. at NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, Manhattan campus. It's free for all NYIT faculty and staff members. Register for the conference.
Kevin LaGrandeur, associate professor of English, presented the paper, “Magical Code and Coded Magic: The Persistence of Occult Ideas in Modern Gaming and Computing,” on Oct. 3 at the annual conference of the Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts in Notre Dame, Ind. The paper explores the parallels between computer coding and Renaissance alchemical codes, especially as represented in literature of the period. Read his paper abstract (PDF page 6). Link: http://litsciarts.org/slsa13/SLSA2013_Online_Conference_Program.pdf
John Hanc, associate professor of communications arts, published the article, “At Historic Homes, Unearthing a Deeper View of Slavery,” on Oct. 25 in The New York Times.
Terese Coe, adjunct professor of English, has published the following poems:
The Communication Arts Department of the NYIT College of Arts and Sciences presents FREE WEDNESDAY NIGHT FLICKS. Refreshments will be served. Download the schedule here. See you at the movies!
David S. Hogsette, Ph.D., professor of English and writing coordinator at NYIT-Old Westbury, presented the paper, "Romanticism in Victorian Mythopoeic Fantasy: The Relationship between Coleridge's Cognitive Theory and George MacDonald's Redemptive Imagination," at the International Conference on Romanticism hosted by Oakland University, Sept. 26-29 in Rochester, Mich. The conference celebrated its 20th year, and Hogsette has participated in it multiple times since 1994. This year, he was invited to chair a panel on "Creative Relations," which investigated various issues related to Romantic theories of creation and creativity and how they played out in reality.
Stop by the DUMBO Arts Festival to view "Flying," an art installation by Yuko Oda, associate professor of fine arts. She will be joined by NYIT fine arts majors Wendy Gil, Daniela Silva, Victoria Lasisi, and Nina Mirhabibi.
The 17th DUMBO Arts Festival, one of New York City's largest and most ambitious arts events. Experience art by more than 400 artists from around the world.
Oda's work will be displayed on:
AT&T Festival Lounge, 1 Main St., Brooklyn, N.Y.
"Flying" is an immersive art installation with a 3-D animated game. It explores the use of technology, interactivity, and gaming to create a synthetic yet natural experience. Read more.
Read about the festival in:
On May 14, Youjeong Kim, Ph.D., assistant professor of communication arts at NYIT-Manhattan, hosted 13 Korean journalists for a visit to the Melville, N.Y.-based headquarters of Newsday, the 15th largest newspaper in the United States. The journalists—who were in town as part of a 7-day visit under the auspices of the Korea Press Foundation—were welcomed by Maryann Skinner, director of editorial administration for Newsday, and John Hanc, associate professor of communication arts at NYIT-Old Westbury, who is a also a long-time contributor to the newspaper.
After an orientation and overview of Newsday from past to present, the journalists attended a daily editorial meeting, met top editors of the paper, and visited Newsday's digital operations, which was a particular emphasis of the trip.
PICTURED: Standing from left to right are John Hanc, associate professor of communication arts at NYIT-Old Westbury, Maryann Skinner, director of editorial administration for Newsday, and Youjeong Kim, Ph.D., assistant professor of communication arts at NYIT-Manhattan.
Congratulations to Rozina Vavetsi, associate professor of fine arts (pictured left), and Patty Wongpakdee, associate professor of fine arts (pictured right), who have been awarded certificates of excellence as winners of the 2013 Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) Inhouse Design Awards, the largest showcase for outstanding work by inhouse designers. Vavetsi was recognized for her poster, "In Brands We Trust," and Wongpakdee for her designs for the American Cancer Society's Financial Services Cares and Birthday Bash. Examples of the projects will be featured on GDUSA's iPad app as well as its online and printed annual reports distributed to a national audience at trade shows and events throughout the year.