Here are some upcoming NYIT events. For a full list by day, visit nyit.edu/events.
Free Yoga NYIT Athletics invites students 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.
Carnevale NYIT's Italian club, Il Circolo Italiano, presents Carnevale, a festival of Italian culture, on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 6-8 p.m. in Salten Hall, room 1. Food and music will be provided.
Prep Course - Certified Energy Manager Exam The NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences and the Long Island chapter of the Association of Energy Engineers will provide a five-day preparation course for the Certified Energy Manager exam, Monday, March 18 to Friday, March 22 at the Old Westbury campus. The discounted cost is $1,695. Download an application (PDF) and register for the course and exam by Tuesday, Feb. 12. For more information, email Robert N. Amundsen, Ph.D., at email@example.com.
Valentine's Day Grab & Go Get freebies on Thursday, Feb. 14, 12:45 p.m. in Harry Schure Hall Lobby, Old Westbury campus. The Campus Programming Board will be giving out free CandyGrams and selling carnations for $2. All proceeds will benefit Relay for Life.
Valentine's Day Chef's Demo NYIT Dining Services will host a love-themed chef's demonstration and luncheon on Thursday, Feb. 14, 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus. Cost is $24 per person (flex funds or dining dollars can be used). R.S.V.P. at 516.686.1427 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Read more.
Blood Drive The NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine will host a blood drive on Thursday, Feb. 21, noon- 6 p.m. in Riland Cafe, Old Westbury campus. There will be free bone marrow testing. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call Erica Bomani 516.686.3984.
Presentation by Utile Design Architects Tim Love and Matthew Littell, principals of Utile Design Architects, will give a presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 6:30 p.m. at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, Manhattan campus. A reception will follow. R.S.V.P. by Thursday, Feb. 21, to email@example.com or call 516.686.1280.
Enterprise Systems (ES) Forum Prominent engineers will speak about skills needed by ES professionals on Wednesday, Feb. 28, 8:30- 11:45 a.m. at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, 1871 Broadway (between 61st and 62nd Streets), Manhattan campus. Guest speakers will include representatives of IBM Systems, Citigroup, and the New York Police Department. This event is free for all members of the NYIT community. Register for the event.
An Evening with Entrepreneurs The NYIT School of Management and the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies invites students and their guests to an open discussion by alumni entrepreneurs on Thursday, March 7, 6-9:30 p.m. at 16 W. 61st St., 11th floor, NYIT-Manhattan. The event, "An Evening with the Entrepreneurs: A Networking and Learning Opportunity," will include presentations, a Q&A session, and a buffet dinner. Read more.
Safety Conference NYIT will host this year’s American Society of Safety Engineers Professional Development Conference on Wednesday, March 20, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. in Salten Hall, Old Westbury campus. The event will feature a keynote address by Anthony Ciuffo, area director of the Long Island office of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Cost is $40 per student. For more information, call 516.686.7731.
3rd Annual Relay for Lunch Help support NYIT's Relay for Life and the Student Government Association to raise much-needed funds toward their $50K goal on Thursday, April 4, 12:30 p.m. in the NYIT de Seversky Mansion, Old Westbury campus. The buffet luncheon is donated by NYIT Dining Services. Cost is a $25 minimum donation. Payments will be accepted at the door; make checks payable to the American Cancer Society. All proceeds benefit Relay for Life. R.S.V.P. by Friday, March 29 to deSeversky@nyit.edu. Seating is limited. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Relay for Life All students are invited to participate in NYIT's 5th Annual Relay for Life on Friday, April 19. Join one of the teams already begun at NYIT's New York campuses or start your own. Read more.