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Mar 05 2014

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Bearsday Thursday Wear your NYIT gear on Thursdays during the spring 2014 semester. Post pictures of you and your friends wearing school colors using #NYIT #BearNation on social media.

SHE-E-O: A Woman's Guide to Life After College Mark your calendar for a panel presentation and networking opportunities on Thursday, March 6, 6-8 p.m. at NYIT Auditorium on Broadway. The event is inspired by Sheryl Sandberg's best-selling book and movement Lean In. Learn from successful women in human resources, law, marketing/branding, sustainability and higher education, who will share their insights on negotiating your next salary, telling your story, and how to build strong networking relationships. Light refreshments will be served. R.S.V.P. to rdavi@nyit.edu.

Creating Apps: Reaching Out in Real-Time Hear from leaders in the tech industry at a presentation co-hosted by NYIT and the Center for Communication on Tuesday, March 11, 6:30-8 p.m. at NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, Manhattan campus. Event is free for the NYIT community. Email info@cencom.org to reserve your seat.

Mermaids and Pirates, The Hulk, and Iron Man! Get the inside scoop on Hollywood filmmaking and the latest technologies used for special effects in the Avengers, Battleship, and more on Tuesday, March 11, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at 16 W. 61st St., 11th floor auditorium, NYIT-Manhattan. Guest speaker is Chris Bregler, CEO of Manhattan Mocap. He works with Lucas Film's Advanced Development Group. Event is free for NYIT students. Reserve your seat.

NYIT Gallery 61 Exhibition: "Trajectories" Attend a discussion and walk-through for students with artists Cora Jane Glasser and Greg Lamarche on Wednesday, March 12, 1:30-2:30 p.m. at NYIT Gallery 61, 16 W. 61st, 11th floor, NYIT-Manhattan. Discussion will be moderated by Ann Aptaker, adjunct professor of fine arts. Glasser and Lamarche are artists featured in the exhibition, "Trajectories," which runs through Wednesday, March 26.

Citation Workshops Stressing over citations? NYIT librarians will show you how to use RefWorks to manage and cite your sources from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. in Wisser Library, room L16, on the following dates in Old Westbury (unless otherwise noted):

  • Thursday, March 13
  • Tuesday, April 8
  • Tuesday, April 22

Register for a workshop. Walk-ins are also welcome. For more information, email dapfelba@nyit.edu or call 516.686.1156.

Nursing Colloquium Attend the ninth nursing colloquium on Thursday, March 13, 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in Riland Auditorium, NYIT-Old Westbury. Event topic is "A Global Look at Infectious Disease and Nutrition Across the Lifespan." For information, email ptreiste@nyit.edu.

Professional Engineering Conference NYIT will host the Long Island American Society of Safety Engineers' Professional Development Conference on Wednesday, March 19, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. at NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus. This year's theme is "The Legal Aspects of Safety." Speakers include trial attorneys, OSHA supervisors, NYCDEP regulators, and safety industry leaders. NYIT students receive a substantial registration discount. View event details.

St. Baldrick's Cancer Fundraisers Join NYIT medical students and St. Baldrick's Foundation for two events to raise money for childhood cancer on Sunday, March 23 at The Downtown Café, 4 School St., Glen Cove, N.Y., and Thursday, March 27, 6-10 p.m. at 26 W. 61st St., NYIT-Manhattan. You can help by shaving your head, volunteering at the event, or making a donation.

Let's Talk About Sex Have questions? You'll get answers and learn about sexually transmitted diseases using a game called "Wheel of Sex Ed." on Thursday, March 27, 12:30-1:50 p.m. in Anna Rubin Hall, room 311. Event is co-hosted by Sigma Iota Alpha and NYIT Office of Counseling and Wellness.

Dance-a-thon Dance the night away on Thursday, March 27, 7-10 p.m. in the Bear's Den, NYIT-Old Westbury. Tickets cost $7 in advance; $10 at the door. The top three contestants will receive prizes. For more information, email Shivani Patel at spate111@nyit.edu. Event is hosted by FACEAIDS.

Team Captain Meetings Relay for Life is coming up on Friday, April 25. Attend an informational meeting to learn how you can contribute on Thursday, March 27, 12:30-1:50 p.m. in the Student Activity Center, Conference Room, NYIT-Old Westbury.

Career Fair Polish your resume and elevator pitch for NYIT's All Majors Job and Internship Fair on Thursday, April 3, 12:45-3 p.m. in the gym at NYIT-Old Westbury.

SOURCE Save the date for NYIT's annual Symposium of University Research and Creative Expression on April 25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at 16 W. 61st St., Manhattan campus. Submit your abstract by Friday, March 28. Read more at nyit.edu/source.

Spring 2014 Dining Schedule Stop by NYIT eateries to experience new daily features, including:

  • Lunch action stations at Riland Café and Student Activity Center (SAC) Café.
  • Monday breakfast station and Wednesday taco salad bowl station at SAC Café.
  • Tuesday and Thursday live action station at Riland Café as well as a new soup and half sandwich station.

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