Updates for Students

Upcoming Events

Oct 03 2013


Here are some upcoming NYIT events. For a full list by day, visit nyit.edu/events.

Game Night Every Friday, NYIT's chapter of the Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity hosts a gaming event at 8:30 p.m. at 26 W. 61st St., basement gaming room, Manhattan campus.

Yoga and Pilates Classes Get fit with free yoga and pilates classes hosted by NYIT Athletics on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 12:45-1:45 p.m. in Recreation Hall, Old Westbury campus. Bring your own mat (at least a half-inch thick), towel, and water bottle, and dress in workout gear, not street clothing.

Benjamin J. Cecil 5K Walk for Independence Join the NYIT Vocational Independence Program for its annual walk to support a scholarship in memory of former student Benjamin J. Cecil on Saturday, Oct. 5, 9 a.m. at 300 Carleton Ave., Independence Hall, Central Islip, N.Y. Cost is $25. The 5K path is handicap accessible, and refreshments will be served during the walk. For more information and/or to register, email evanberg@nyit.edu or sincorva@nyit.edu.

Doo Wop Fundraiser Attend a Doo Wop concert for a cause on Sunday, Oct. 6, 3-5:30 p.m. in Riland Auditorium, Old Westbury campus. Cost is $25 per person. Pay at the door or send a check payable to NYIT to: Susan Christie, Riland Academic Health Care Center, room 34, Old Westbury campus. Proceeds benefit NYIT's Adele Smithers Parkinson's Disease Treatment Center. 

Out in the Workplace Attend an event about building inclusive environments for LGBT students and employees on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 5:30-8 p.m. at the KPMG Heritage Center, 345 Park Ave., New York City. There will be a panel discussion and networking session. R.S.V.P. for the event.

Free Flick On Wednesday, Oct. 9, watch the Alfred Hitchcock film, Frenzy, 5:30 p.m. at the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, room 102 (The Soundstage), Old Westbury campus. Refreshments will be served.

TEDxNYIT You're invited to a TEDxNYIT event on Thursday, Oct. 10, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. at NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, Manhattan campus. Entrepreneurs and leaders will explore the theme of meta resiliency one year after Hurricane Sandy. Order tickets.

Throwback Thursday: '90s Night Go back in time with NYIT's Student Government Association to the days when Furbies, Etch-A-Sketch, and BeyBlades were all the rave on Thursday, Oct. 10, 7 p.m. at 26 W. 61st St., lounge, NYIT-Manhattan. Show off your most rad '90s outfit. Event is free. Food will be served.

Greek Film Festival View the best new movies from Greek filmmakers, Friday, Oct. 11 to Sunday, Oct. 13 at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, Manhattan campus. View a schedule.

Paintball Trip Play paintball with NYIT's S.W.A.G. Club on Saturday, Oct. 12 at 211 North Meckesville Road, Albrightsville, Penn. Bus leaves at 7:30 a.m. from NYIT-Manhattan and returns to campus at 9 p.m. Cost is $25. For questions, email team.swag.nyit@gmail.com. Reserve your tickets.

Girl Rising Documentary Watch a film about nine girls from different parts of the world who have overcome injustices, 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16 in Old Westbury (Harry Schure Hall, auditorium) and Tuesday, Oct. 22 in Manhattan (16 W. 61st St., 11th floor auditorium).

STEAM Fairs Students majoring in science, technology, engineering, architecture, and math (STEAM) subjects should attend career fairs, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., on Thursday, Oct. 31 in Manhattan (16 W. 61 St., 11th Floor Auditorium) and Thursday, Nov. 7 in Old Westbury (Sports Complex).

National Center for Student Leadership Conference Apply for this conference slated for Thursday, Nov. 21 to Sunday, Nov. 24 in New Orleans, La. There is a $15 application fee. Deadline is Friday, Oct. 11. Register online.

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.

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