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Aug 19 2014

NYIT Cybersecurity Conference 2014

Aug 18 2014

NYIT and Turkish Partner YTU Offer Dual Master’s Degrees

Aug 08 2014

Student-Doctors Begin NYIT Osteopathic Medical Education

Aug 05 2014

Paul Dangerfield to Lead NYIT-Vancouver

Aug 04 2014

NSF Awards NYIT Grant for Sputtering System to Support Nano/Micro-Fabrication Research

Aug 25 2014

Information Session About New ‘Minor in Energy Science, Technology and Policy’

Aug 26 2014

Graduate Enrollment Day

Aug 27 2014

Graduate Enrollment Day

Aug 29 2014

New Student Orientation - Old Westbury

Sep 02 2014

New MFA Graduate Student Orientation

Hospitality Clubs & Associations

NYIT Society of Hosteurs 

The Society of Hosteurs founded in 1995, helps to keep students of all majors informed about the Hospitality Industry. We educate members through programs, hotel/restaurant tours, community service, fundraising events, industry interaction as well as guest speakers. SOH supports a number of charity programs including: Autism Speaks, Nation Breast Cancer Foundation, Covenant House of NYC, and City Harvest. Each year, SOH plans semesters full of actives and events. In the past, SOH has coordinated events such as tours of the Hilton New York,  Brotherhood Winery, "America's Oldest Continuous Winery Trips, and Atlantic City Casino Tours.  Join the Society of Hosteurs for a fun and educational way to build your resume! For more information, please contact Siiri Makela, President at smakela@nyit.edu or visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/NYITSOH. 

Manhattan President:  Siiri Makela
Old Westbury President: Samantha Mollica
Founder: Dr. Robert J. Koenig
Old Westbury Faculty Advisor: Professor James Dunne


National Society of Minorities in Hospitality NYIT Student Chapter

"Today's Students ARE Tomorrow's Leaders"

The National Society of Minorities in Hospitality (here forth referred to as NSMH) is a non-profit student run organization. Since its founding at Cornell University in 1989, this professional trade organization has grown from 4 members to over 1000 members. NSMH prides itself on preparing minority students to be leaders in the hospitality industry. NSMH provides its members with a competitive advantage through programs and conferences, networking opportunities, scholarships, and career development services. NSMH is comprised of over 75 chapters at colleges and universities throughout the United States. NYIT-NSMH will help you with the skills you need and TOGETHER have a good time doing so throughout each semester. Major Events include Regional’s, Nationals and Hospitality Week. NYIT Chapters Events on campus include:

  • Giving to the Community: Breast Cancer Month, Relay for life, Food/Clothing Drives etc
  • Fund Raising: Raffles, Snack/Bake sales, Game Night, Basketball Tournament, etc.
  •  Social: T-Shirt Day, PE Programs, A Taste of Culture, Mock-tail Parties, Field trips, etc.

Come join NSMH and help us help you get to where you want to be in the career world within hospitality while having fun the possibilities are endless! For more information, please contact Ms. Hiu Tung Fong (Melody), NYIT Chapter President at hfong@nyit.edu or visit NSMH.org.

Chapter President: Ms. Hiu Tung Fong (Melody)
Chapter Founder & Faculty Advisor: Dr. Jim Murdy


PCMA New York Institute of Technology Student Chapter 

PCMA is the leading organization for meeting and event professionals. Their mission is to deliver superior and innovative education and promote the value of professional convention management.  Headquartered in Chicago, PCMA represents more than 6,000 meeting industry leaders from 17 chapters in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our members include planner professionals, suppliers, faculty and students.

As a student preparing to launch your career in the meetings industry, we invite you to consider membership with PCMA. For more than 50 years, PCMA has provided its members with the essential benefits they need to learn, connect, and grow in the meetings industry. As a PCMA student member you’ll have access to vital tools necessary for your professional development. Whether you are seeking educational resources, networking opportunities, scholarships or internship opportunities, PCMA membership is an important next step in launching your career! 

Student membership is available to students enrolled in a post secondary academic program directly related to hospitality or meeting management. The student must be enrolled in at least six credit hour and more than six months from their anticipated graduation date. The cost of student membership is $40 per year. Student memberships are valid from October 1 – September 30 of the following year. Students who join after April will have membership extend to September of the following year. For more information, please contact Melissa Logan, NYIT PCMA Student Chapter President at mlogan01@nyit.edu

Chapter President: Melissa Logan
Chapter Faculty Advisor: Professor Alan Fairbairn
Chapter Founders: Dr. Jim Murdy, Dr. Robert J. Koenig & Ms. Stephanie Langdon
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