NYIT Architecture Professor Helps Illuminate Burning Man Festival
NYIT Architecture Professor Helps Illuminate Burning Man Festival
PA Grads Attain High Pass Rate on National Exam
NYIT Cybersecurity Conference 2014
NYIT and Turkish Partner YTU Offer Dual Master’s Degrees
Student-Doctors Begin NYIT Osteopathic Medical Education
Plans are underway for the NYIT-Vancouver graduation ceremony and luncheon on Friday, May 30 ...
A group of 18 NYIT students, staff members, and friends gathered recently for a one-of-a-kind trip to Bowen Island, a popular vacation spot and part of the Greater Vancouver Regional District. Led by NYIT Student Assistants Kiran More, Sunitha Vijakumar, Hemant Devarankonda, and Siten Patel, the group enjoyed a fun day exploring areas far beyond NYIT’s urban Vancouver campus. More.
Thanks to a grant from the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, the NYIT Center for Humanities and Culture at NUPT will host "Cultures of the American Gulf Coast: Work and Play in Story and Song from Louisiana to Florida." The events will take place 10-11 April 2014.
NYIT hosted its first Global Cybersecurity Conference today in Abu Dhabi. Focusing on the theme, "National and Corporate Threats, Protection, and Education," it convened cyber defense professionals, information technologists, business executives, and educators from the Middle East, North America, Asia, and Africa. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, U.A.E. minister of culture, youth, and community development, participated in the event. President Guiliano gave opening remarks at the conference. He noted universities need to "ensure that organizations have the talent to manage risk and a workforce that can spot the potential for risk."
NYIT President Edward Guiliano, Ph.D., was among a select group of government and community leaders who gathered last night at the Emirates Palace Hotel to honor “the Mother of the Emirates,” Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak. In a brief speech, President Guiliano discussed the values of education and striving for excellence that NYIT shares with HH Sheikha Fatima. Sheikha Fatima is the widow of the U.A.E.’s founding president, Sheikh Zayed, and is herself a global leader in women’s education. A brief NYIT-produced video, in addition to President Guiliano’s personal statement, noted the impact Sheikha Fatima’s work has had on the U.A.E. and on women across the world.
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT- Abu Dhabi) hosted the Abu Dhabi Blood Bank's Bloodmobile for a campus blood donation day on 5 March 2014. Authorities from the blood bank, associated with Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC), supported the event by sending nursing staff to NYIT's Muroor Road campus to collect blood from NYIT's students and staff.
Fulbright Scholar David Allen Sullivan will lecture at the NYIT Center for Humanities and Culture at NUPT on Thursday, March 6. The event is co-sponsored with the Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications School of Foreign Studies. Professor Sullivan delivers two lectures: "American Documentaries: Facts versus Fabrications" and "New Orleans: Racism, Classicism, and Hurricane Katrina".
Teams of business students at NYIT Abu Dhabi recently competed in a case study contest, “Corporate Challenge 2014.” The case study, based on a global company and prepared by School of Management faculty members, challenged the student teams to address critical issues in business. Read more.
The NYIT Center for Humanities and Culture at NUPT recently welcomed artist/filmmaker Luke Jaeger. On Thursday, 27 February, Mr. Jaeger visited with students and staff during an informal lunch hour. The following evening, he presented a show entitled “Best Contemporary American Short Films,” in which he screened and discussed films by other artists, as well as some of his own work. Read more.
Plans are underway for the NYIT-Nanjing graduation ceremony on Tuesday, June 10 ...
Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) and New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) signed today an agreement facilitating mutual cooperation in the fields of research, institutional development, and training. The agreement was signed at a formal ceremony held at the ADX main offices in Abu Dhabi.
Mr. Abdul Aziz Al Neaimi, Assistant Chief Executive of ADX and Dr. Edward Guiliano, President & CEO of NYIT, signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on behalf of their respective organizations in the presence of senior representatives from both sides. Read more.
The U.S. Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.), the Honorable Michael H. Corbin, and NYIT President Edward Guiliano hosted an evening reception on Feb. 10 in the ambassador’s residence for the Abu Dhabi education and business communities.
President Guiliano and Ambassador Corbin greeted more than 60 guests, including NYIT students, alumni, and local business leaders of organizations such as Etisalat (the U.A.E.’s major telecommunications company), Exxon, Raytheon, and dozens of others. Ambassador Corbin praised NYIT’s accomplishments in Abu Dhabi and around the world, and President Guiliano presented highlights about his vision for global higher education and the contributions of NYIT’s nearly 600 alumni in the Emirates to the region’s knowledge economy.
On Feb. 11, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) and NYIT signed an agreement facilitating mutual cooperation in the fields of research, institutional development, and training. The agreement was signed at a formal ceremony held at the ADX main offices in Abu Dhabi. Abdul Aziz Al Neaimi, assistant chief executive of ADX, and President Guiliano signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on behalf of their respective organizations in the presence of senior representatives from both sides.
"The Water-Energy Nexus: Sustainability and Global Challenges," a U.S.-China EcoPartnerships conference organized by NYIT and Peking University, will take place on April 17, 2014 in Beijing. Organized in cooperation with AIChE and the International Society for Water Solutions, the conference will assemble specialists from around China and the U.S. Read more.
NYIT-Abu Dhabi and three local partners recently hosted two events designed to educate U.A.E. business executives about cyber threats they face and how to protect their investments. The American Chamber of Commerce in Abu Dhabi (AmCham Abu Dhabi), the Centre of Excellence for Applied Research and Training (CERT), and the BeNeLux Business Council joined with NYIT to support the two events, held on 15-16 January in Abu Dhabi. The first NYIT Global Cybersecurity Conference will also take place in Abu Dhabi, on March 25, 2014. Read more.
NYIT-Nanjing campus will be closed for the Chinese New Year holiday, from 16 January through 19 February.
On Dec. 4, Mr. Zhai Jian, HR Director of LG Serveone (Nanjing) Co. Ltd. gave a presentation on “How to Interview for a Job” at the NYIT Center for Humanities and Culture at NUPT.
On Nov. 30, NYIT Nanjing School of Management conducted its 2nd Annual Stakeholders’ Conference. The theme of this conference was “Global Education and 21st Century Skills Required in the Workplace.”
On Nov. 30, NYIT Nanjing School of Management held its first “Alumni Night.” The theme of the event was “Networking for Success”.
On Nov. 29, NYIT Nanjing School of Management hosted its 2nd Annual Business Advisory Board at the NYIT Center for Humanities and Culture at NUPT.