Campus Buzz

NYIT Magazine

SPRING 2009
VOLUME 7 ♦ NUMBER 2

CONTENTS

CAMPUS BUZZ

U.S. Secretary of Education Visits NYIT-Abu Dhabi

Margaret Spellings hails NYIT as a "trailblazer" in global higher education.

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Students Spend a Day at the Markets

Visits to financial landmarks allow students to learn how their education translates into the real world.

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NYIT Welcomes New Faces

Meet the new executives who fill key positions in our administration.

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Students Collaborate on a 'Shore Thing'

Architecture students work with international peers to help redevelop Staten Island's underutilized waterfront.

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Funding the Future

Peter J. Romano (B.Arch. '76) and his wife create a scholarship to support NYIT's School of Architecture and Design.

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Out of the Blue, NYIT Dean Furthers Staph Treatment

Chukuka S. Enwemeka, Ph.D., discovers a new method for stomping the "superbug" bacteria.

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And the Oscar Goes to ... NYIT's Computer Graphics Pioneer

Ed Catmull, formerly of NYIT's Computer Graphics Laboratory in the 1970s, receives the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences' 2008 Gordon E. Sawyer Award.

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NYIT Classes Go the Distance

Students at NYIT's New York campuses and at NYIT-Amman use distributed learning labs to share perspectives as they study the 2008 U.S. presidential election.

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Guerillas in the Midst

Advertising students think outside the box while standing inside one.

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Charge 'Er Up

NYIT unveils the first of its solar carports as part of its "One Spot, One Car, One Commute" solar plug-in hybrid electric vehicle project.

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News Briefs

News flashes from NYIT's campuses.

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Spring 2009 Table of Contents