Apr 02 2013
Faculty Networking Reception Join NYIT Provost Rahmat Shoureshi at the next Cross-Disciplinary Faculty Networking Wine & Cheese Reception on Thursday, April 18, 3:30-5 p.m. at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, Manhattan campus. R.S.V.P. for the event.
Interior Design Exhibition View outstanding work by NYIT interior design students (pictured) on display through the spring 2013 semester, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Education Hall, rooms 102-103, Old Westbury campus. Read more.
Pediatric Disaster Management Core Curriculum This course designed to prepare health care workers for pediatric emergencies will take place on Tuesday, April 9 and Tuesday, April 23 at NYIT's Old Westbury campus. For more information, download a pdf.
Global Culture Webinar The NYIT Office of International Education will host the the webinar, "Today’s Chinese Student: Understanding the U.S. Classroom," on Thursday, April 4, 3-4:30 p.m. at Harry Schure Hall, room 216A, Old Westbury campus. It is open to all staff and faculty members.
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.
Blood Drive The Office of Housing and Residential Life is sponsoring a blood drive with the New York Blood Center on Thursday, April 11, 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. in Manhattan. Look for the New York Blood Center Mobile Truck parked in front of the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway between 61st and 62nd Streets.
Paper Chase Exhibit Visit NYIT's "Paper Chase" exhibit featuring artwork by Viviane Rombaldi Seppey and Pauline Galiana (pictured), through Thursday, April 11 at NYIT Gallery 61, 16 W. 61st St., 11th floor auditorium, Manhattan campus. Viewing hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, call 212.261.1562 or email email@example.com.
Free Yoga NYIT Athletics invites all faculty and staff members to attend free evening yoga classes on Mondays and Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. in the Bears Den, Old Westbury campus. Participants need to supply their own mat and bring a towel and water bottle. For questions, call 516.686.7626.
Q&A with David Hyde Pierce Join the Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World for a career conversation with actor David Hyde Pierce on Friday, April 12, 2-4 p.m. at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, Manhattan campus. The event is open to all NYIT faculty, staff members, and students. Seating is limited; R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
TIAA-CREF Appointments A TIAA-CREF representative will be visiting NYIT's Old Westbury campus on Monday, April 15 to provide personal investment and retirement counseling for program participants. To schedule an appointment, call 516.454.4006. Appointments may be scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Wisser Library, room LL15.
New York Cares Day Join the Office of Housing and Residential Life to help clean up New York City parks on Saturday, April 20, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. If you're interested in volunteering, email email@example.com.
Earth Day Presentation Attend an event featuring Lindsay Audin of Energywiz, Inc., on Monday, April 22, 7-8:25 p.m. in Old Westbury (Harry Schure Hall, room DL3 on the second floor) and Manhattan (Edward Guiliano Global Center, 1855 Broadway, room 704). He will speak on "How Smart Metering Changed My Life—and Load Profile."
6th Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser for Parkinson’s Disease NYIT faculty and staff members are invited to the fashion show fundraiser on Tuesday, April 23, 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus. Cost is $75 and includes lunch. All money benefits the Adele Smithers Parkinson's Disease Treatment Center. For more information and/or to R.S.V.P., call Phyllis Pugliese at 516.686.3751 by Wednesday, April 10.
SOURCE Attend NYIT's Symposium on University Research and Creative Expression (SOURCE) on Friday, April 26 at the Manhattan campus. Keynote speaker Stuart Firestein will present "Ignorance, Doubt, Uncertainty, and the Beauty of Science." Read more.
Transforming Undergraduate Education Workshop NYIT faculty and students are invited to attend an engaging workshop about wireless technology in health care on Friday, April 26, 1-4 p.m. at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus. Lunch will be served. The workshop is part of an interdisciplinary NYIT project funded by the National Science Foundation to stimulate student interest in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and math). For questions and/or to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, April 12.
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. Proposals are due by Tuesday, April 30. Read more.
Faculty Scholars Reception Save the date for the 12th Faculty Scholars Reception on Wednesday, May 8, 4-6 p.m. at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion in Old Westbury, N.Y.