Oct 28 2013
Screening and Actor Q&A Attend a screening of the TV drama Hostages, followed by a Q&A with its star Dylan McDermott, on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 7 p.m. at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway in Manhattan. Event is free for the NYIT community. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free Flick On Wednesday, Oct. 30, watch the Roman Polanski film, Macbeth, at 5:30 p.m. at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, room 102 (The Soundstage), Old Westbury campus. Refreshments will be served.
Emerging Technologies Seminar Series The School of Management invites you to free events where industry professionals and faculty members share their experiences with the adoption of emerging technologies on Saturdays from 2 to 5 p.m. in Salten Hall, NYIT-Old Westbury. Dates include Nov. 2, 9, and 16. R.S.V.P. to email@example.com.
Smart Grid Technologies and Opportunities David Leopold and Bruce Germano of EC Infosystems will give the presentation, "Smart Grid Technologies and Opportunities," on Monday, Nov. 4, 7-8:30 p.m. in Theobald Hall, room 411, NYIT-Old Westbury. Event is sponsored by the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences. For more information, email Robert N. Amundsen, director of the M.S. in Energy Management Program, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Blood Drive The College of Osteopathic Medicine is having a blood drive on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Look for the Long Island Blood Services bus mobile in the South Parking Lot at NYIT-Old Westbury. All donors will be entered into a sweepstakes to win two tickets to Super Bowl XLVIII. Bring your photo ID. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 516.686.3984.
Entrepreneurship Seminar Series You're invited to a presentation by Zev Asch, president of Ledaza Inc., on Thursday, Nov. 7, 12:45-2 p.m. in Manhattan (Edward Guiliano Global Center, rooms 702 and 704) and Old Westbury (Harry Schure Hall, room 227 and distance learning room 1). The series is part of NYIT's "Entrepreneurship Path for Undergraduate Students: Turning Ideas into Companies" program, launched by the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences in coordination with the School of Management and with support from the National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance. The program provides students with the skills, tools, and roadmap to successfully translate their ideas and research into commercially valuable innovations and/or companies.
TIAA-CREF Appointments A TIAA-CREF representative will be visiting NYIT's New York campuses to provide personal investment and retirement counseling for program participants. To schedule an appointment, contact Kendis Riley at 516.454.4006. Appointments may be scheduled from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on the following dates/locations:
- Manhattan: Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 16 W. 61st St., room 1119.
- Old Westbury: Wednesday, Dec. 4 in Wisser Library, room LL15.
Faculty Networking Event Join NYIT Provost Rahmat Shoureshi at a cross-disciplinary faculty networking session from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 16 W. 61st St., 11th floor auditorium, Manhattan campus. R.S.V.P. for this event.
You Give Goods NYIT is partnering with You Give Goods to help City Harvest and Island Harvest secure food for New York City and Long Island communities by Saturday, Nov. 30—and it’s all done online! No need to carry pounds of food on the train or from your car to campus. Please donate what you can, and encourage friends and colleagues to do the same. The goal is to raise $2,500 each for City Harvest and Island Harvest. Support an existing NYIT team or email email@example.com to create your own. The winning team receives a prize. Make a donation.
Citation Workshops Are your students stressing out over citations? Don't let them! Send them to citation workshops where NYIT librarians will show them how to use RefWorks to manage and cite all of their sources. Faculty and staff members are welcome to attend.
- Workshops location: Wisser Library, room L16, NYIT-Old Westbury.
- Dates: View a schedule.
- Questions: Contact Danielle Apfelbaum at firstname.lastname@example.org or 516.686.1156.
Cut 'n' Paste: From Architectural Assemblage to Collage City Architectural renderings created for NYIT's design of a recycling center in Costa Rica will be included in an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art through Sunday, Dec. 1 at 11 W. 53 St., New York City. Read more.