Updates for Faculty & Staff

Upcoming Events

Dec 10 2012

African Art

Foreign Programs Exhibition View work by NYIT architecture and design students who participated in 2012 study abroad programs at the Center Gallery in Education Hall, Old Westbury campus.

Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts NYIT continues to update nyit.edu/sandy with the latest volunteer opportunities and collection drives, such as a Bed, Bath and Beyond Coupons Collection coordinated by the School of Architecture and Design. 

Coat Drive The Office of Housing and Residential Life at NYIT-Manhattan is collecting new and gently used coats through Monday, Dec. 31 as part of the 24th Annual New York Cares Coat Drive. Drop off a coat in the bin in the lobby of the Edward Guiliano Global Center at 1855 Broadway or bring it to the resident assistant offices at the Riverside or Manhattan School of Music Residence Halls.

Call for Submissions - "Face to Face" NYIT Gallery 61 invites faculty and staff members to submit portraits for its upcoming "Face to Face" exhibition. The deadline is Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. For more information, contact Jennifer Mitchell at jmitchel@nyit.edu or 212.261.1562. Read artwork guidelines.

"Community Collaborations: Africa, Costa Rica, and Peru" Attend the opening reception of a photography show featuring images of NYIT's global community outreach on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 5-7 p.m. at NYIT Gallery 61, 16 W. 61st St., 11th floor, Manhattan campus. The reception will feature an art benefit to raise funds for medical equipment and supplies for the Hawa Memorial Savious Hospital in Osiem, Ghana. The show is on view through Thursday, Jan. 31.

Holiday Buffet Luncheon The NYIT de Seversky Mansion will host a holiday buffet luncheon with seasonal menu selections for staff and faculty members on Wednesday, Dec. 12 at the Old Westbury campus. The cost is $36 per person. R.S.V.P. to aanctil@nyit.edu or call 516.686.1427.

NYIT Holiday Parties Mingle with colleagues at NYIT's annual holiday party, 3:30-5 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 12 in Manhattan (16 W. 61st St., 11th floor) and Thursday, Dec. 13 in Old Westbury (NYIT de Seversky Mansion). R.S.V.P. for this event.

Call for RFPs: Classrooms Design Challenge Participate in a challenge to design a student-centered classroom that supports active, collaborative teaching and learning. The winning proposal will be implemented in fall 2013. Learn more at an informational meeting on Thursday, Dec. 13, 12:45-2:10 p.m. in Old Westbury (Harry Schure Hall, room DL1) and Manhattan (Edward Guiliano Global Center, 1855 Broadway, room 701).

Live Cooking Demo Join NYIT chefs as they whip up holiday recipes during a live demonstration on Thursday, Dec. 13, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at Riland Café Coffee Bar, Old Westbury campus.

Romare Bearden Exhibition and Discussion Attend an evening of discussion moderated by Ann Aptaker (aaptaker@nyit.edu), adjunct professor of art history, on the works of master collagist Romare Bearden, Thursday, Dec. 13, 6-8 p.m. at ACA Galleries, 529 W. 20th St., 5th floor, New York City. The discussion will be held in tandem with the exhibition, "Romare Bearden: Urban Rhythms and Dreams of Paradise." Panelists include Myron Schwartzman, author of Romare Bearden: His Life and Works; Russell Goings, poet and Bearden's longtime friend; and Andre Thibault-Teabo, Bearden's assistant and creative associate.

Faculty Research Symposium The NYIT School of Management will host a symposium featuring faculty experts on Friday, Dec. 14, 11 a.m. - 12:40 p.m. at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus. The event is free and open to all members of the NYIT community. Read more about the faculty presentations.

Tod Williams and Billie Tsien Lecture Attend a lecture by a husband and wife architectural team on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 6:30 p.m. at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, 1871 Broadway between 61st and 62nd Streets, Manhattan campus. A reception will follow the event hosted by the School of Architecture and Design. For more information, email jmitchel@nyit.edu.

Cast Iron Chef NYIT's next Cast Iron Chef competition has been rescheduled for Thursday, Feb. 21, 3:30-6 p.m. at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus. Faculty and staff members interested in competing should submit an application by Monday, Jan. 28. Cost is $10 for members of the NYIT community; $25 per guest. For more information please contact Alyson Anctil at 516.686.1427 or aanctil@nyit.edu.

Faculty Scholars Nominations and Reception NYIT's Office of Academic Affairs invites you to submit nominations for the 12th Faculty Scholars Reception by Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013. The reception is scheduled for Wednesday, May 8, 4-6 p.m. at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion in Old Westbury, N.Y. Read more.

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