News Briefs

A CASE For Excellence

The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) awarded NYIT with two awards for excellence in planning and executing its April 12, 2009, alumni reception in Shenzhen, China: the CASE District II Gold Award for “Best Practices in Alumni Relations” and the Silver Award in the “Special Events” category. President Guiliano, Director of Alumni Relations Joe Fortine, and Professor Scott Liu were among those who joined members of the NYIT Guangdong alumni chapter. The reception, which included speeches, video presentations, alumni awards, performances by the East Lily Troup, and a traditional Sichuan opera, was held in conjunction with other celebrations that commemorated NYIT’s legacy in China.

LI News Tonight Unveils New Media Tools

Students in NYIT’s LI News Tonight program have launched blogs at, a Twitter feed at, and a new Web site at You can also find them on Facebook and YouTube, and if you’re in the New York area, you can watch the student-produced, nightly news show on Verizon FiOS1 at 10:45 p.m. or on Cablevision channel 18 at 7 p.m.

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