Updates for Faculty & Staff

Upcoming Events

Feb 26 2013

Enterprise Systems Forum

Spring 2013 Provost Events Faculty members are invited to attend conferences, luncheons, and networking receptions hosted this semester by NYIT Provost Rahmat Shoureshi, including:

  • Faculty Networking Wine and Cheese Reception: Thursday, Feb. 28 in Old Westbury (NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Garden Room) and Thursday, April 18 in Manhattan (16 W. 61st St., 11th floor auditorium), 3:30-5 p.m. on both days.
    R.S.V.P. for the Feb. 28 event.
  • Provost Discovery Luncheon: Tuesday, March 26 in Old Westbury (Riland Auditorium, event will be streamed to NYIT Auditorium on Broadway) and Thursday, March 28 in Manhattan (NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, event will be streamed to Rockefeller Auditorium), 12:30-1:50 p.m. on both days.

Presentation by Utile Design Architects Tim Love and Matthew Littell, principals of Utile Design Architects, will give a presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6:30 p.m. at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, Manhattan campus. A reception will follow. R.S.V.P. by Thursday, Feb. 21, to jmitchel@nyit.edu or call 516.686.1280.

Enterprise Systems Forum NYIT will host the IBM Enterprise Systems Solutions Forum on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 8:30-11:45 a.m. at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, 1871 Broadway (between 61st and 62nd Streets), Manhattan campus. Guest speakers will include representatives of IBM Systems and Citigroup, who will discuss what skills companies need in ES professionals. This event is free for all members of the NYIT community. Register for the event.

Business Continuity Management Course This professional development opportunity for faculty members and students will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Feb. 23-24, March 2-3, and March 9-10 at the NYIT School of Management's Financial Technology Center at 26 W. 61st St., room 504, Manhattan campus. For more information, visit NYIT's website or call Professor Steven Shapiro at 646.273.6086 or email sshapi01@nyit.edu.

Open Forums with NYIT's VPs NYIT faculty and staff members are invited to attend open forums with NYIT's VPs from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5 in Manhattan (16 W. 61st St., 11th floor auditorium) and Tuesday, March 12 in Old Westbury (Harry Schure Hall, room 130). Bring your brown-bag lunch. Read more.

TIAA-CREF Appointments A TIAA-CREF representative will be visiting NYIT's Old Westbury campus during the spring 2013 semester to provide personal investment and retirement counseling for program participants. To schedule an appointment, call company rep Kendis Riley at 516.454.4006. Appointments may be scheduled from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on the following dates/locations:

  • Tuesday, March 5 and Monday, April 15 at Wisser Library, room LL15

NYIT Friends and Family Tour Faculty and staff members are invited to bring family members or friends to NYIT's New York campuses for VIP tours from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 7 (Old Westbury) and Thursday, March 14 (Manhattan). R.S.V.P. by Thursday, Feb. 28 to Celeste LaCasse at clacasse@nyit.edu or 516.686.7923. Include your name, student's name, the number of people attending, which campuses you'll be visiting, and if you're interested in a tour of the residence halls.

An Evening with Entrepreneurs The NYIT School of Management and the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies invites faculty, staff members and their guests to an open discussion by alumni entrepreneurs on Thursday, March 7, 6-9:30 p.m. at 16 W. 61st St., 11th floor, NYIT-Manhattan. The event, "An Evening with the Entrepreneurs: A Networking and Learning Opportunity," will include presentations, a Q&A session, and a buffet dinner. Read more.

Phi Eta Sigma Induction Ceremony Faculty members are invited to congratulate all students eligible for Phi Eta Sigma this year and attend their induction ceremony on Tuesday, March 12, 7 p.m. in Manhattan (16 W. 61st St., 11th floor auditorium) and Old Westbury (Riland auditorium). Please contact the dean or chairperson in your department for a list of eligible students. Read more.

Safety Conference NYIT will host this year’s American Society of Safety Engineers Professional Development Conference on Wednesday, March 20, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. in Salten Hall, Old Westbury campus. The event will feature a keynote address by Anthony Ciuffo, CSP, area director of the Long Island office of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Cost is $80 per person. For more information, call 516.686.7731.

3rd Annual Relay for Lunch Help support NYIT's Relay for Life and the Student Government Association to raise much-needed funds toward their $50K goal on Thursday, April 4, 12:30 p.m. in the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus. The buffet luncheon is donated by NYIT Dining Services. Cost is a $25 minimum donation. Payments will be accepted at the door; make checks payable to the American Cancer Society. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life. R.S.V.P. by Friday, March 29 to deSeversky@nyit.edu. Seating is limited. For more information, email mburnett@nyit.edu.

Career Fair NYIT will host its 30th annual Job/Internship Fair on Thursday, April 4, noon-3 p.m. in the Sports Complex, Old Westbury campus.

Relay for Life All faculty and staff members are invited to participate in NYIT's 5th Annual Relay for Life on Friday, April 19. Join one of the teams already begun at NYIT's New York campuses or start your own. Read more.

SOURCE Attend NYIT's Symposium on University Research and Creative Expression (SOURCE) on Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26 at the Manhattan campus. Keynote speaker Stuart Firestein will present "Ignorance, Doubt, Uncertainty, and the Beauty of Science." Read more.

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