Campus Buzz

NYIT Magazine

WINTER 2011
VOLUME 9 ♦ NUMBER 1

CONTENTS

CAMPUS BUZZ

Hear and Now

Meet Patricia Chute. Ed. D., NYIT's new dean of the School of Health Professions.

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NYIT Helps Fight Cyberspace Invaders

NYIT welcomes Internet security experts, government officials, and leading researchers to its first annual Cyber Security Conference.

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Students Recognized for "Intrepid" Design

An interdisciplinary group of students win a competition to design a new sustainable hangar for the legendary USS Intrepid.

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Faculty and Staff Honored for Technology Excellence

Dr. Guiliano honors the winners of the first Presidential Technology Awards at the annual convocation on Sept. 2.

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NSF Grant Facilitates Classroom Learning

NYIT received a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation for an interdisciplinary project with Utah State University.

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Partnership Focuses on App Solutions for K-12 Students

NYIT and Google team up to bring Google Apps for Education to more than three million students in New York.

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GM and NYIT Pursue Alternative Energy

General Motors provided a $140,000 research grant to NYIT to assist in developing better batteries for alternative energy vehicles.

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New Core Curriculum Readies Future Grads

NYIT implements its new Discovery Core Curriculum for the 21st Century for all incoming students this past fall.

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Grad Student Earns Recognition in India

M.B.A. student Shail Chokshi is awarded one of his homeland's greatest honors from the prime minister of India.

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NYIT-Bahrain Conducts Blood Drive

NYIT Students and faculty volunteers helped coordinate a blood drive in Manama, Bahrain.

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NYIT Architects Burb Their Enthusiasm

NYIT student, faculty, and alumni are among the People's Choice winners of the "Build a Better Burb" competition on Long Island.

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist Joins NYIT

NYIT welcomes reporter, author, and teacher David Marcus as its new Director of Media and Public Relations.

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Students Enjoy a Wall Street Education

Students from the School of Management were able to experience the world of finance firsthand at the third annual Day on Wall St.

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News Briefs

News flashes from NYIT campuses around the globe.

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Winter 2011 Table of Contents