Our Cyber Security Symposium will focus on 10 things you need to know about cyber security in the 21st century. Our talented group of panelist has experience in corporate, government and military organizations and bring perspectives as academics, consultants, directors and specialist locally and from around the world. Join us on Wednesday June 17th at the Vancity Theatre at 1181 Seymour St for this informative and exciting opportunity to learn, discuss and network. Read More
One year after launching British Columbia's first master's program in cybersecurity, NYIT-Vancouver is seeking to keep up with the program's growth by hiring qualified, local, and highly motivated adjunct faculty to join the team for Fall 2015. Details.
NYIT-Vancouver is inviting professionals in the fields of training, education, and technology to an open house on Wednesday, 22 April, from 4:00 – 6:00 pm. Attendees will join Vancouver Campus Dean and Executive Director Paul Dangerfield and other university officials to discuss the proposed Master of Science in Instructional Technology (M.S.-IT). See the invitation letter from Dean Dangerfield.
Three fearless students of NYIT-Vancouver’s new Hiking Club, with a staff member and family, recently embarked on their first club adventure, climbing Mount Gardner on B.C.’s Bowen Island in a seven-hour, 17 kilometer hike. More.
NYIT-Vancouver hosted the second in the Dean’s Lecture series this week, this time with a panel of entrepreneurs who addressed about two dozen graduate students from NYIT’s School of Management and School of Engineering and Computing Sciences. The speakers, experienced in marketing, real estate, publishing, and technology, discussed with students essential factors for successful leadership, including knowing one’s market, customers, and available resources. More.
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) announced today that its School of Management, including Vancouver’s M.B.A. program, has earned accreditation by AACSB International -- the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This prestigious designation adds NYIT to a very short list of Vancouver institutions whose business degrees are recognized for attaining a high level of educational quality.
Vancouver School of Management professor Frank Lorne, Ph.D., stated on the occasion, “When I see that an institution is accredited by AACSB, it tells me that it is serious about educating students and is committed to recruiting good professors.” NYIT-Vancouver M.B.A. student Krishnaben Dodiya added, “It shows the world that this institution has great teachers and a superb learning environment.” More.
NYIT-Vancouver Campus Dean and Executive Director Paul Dangerfield welcomed 25 Vancouver business leaders for a morning workshop today. The event, entitled “Wealth Building Strategies for Business Owners,” was organized by Wardell International, a business consulting company based in Vancouver that is also an NYIT partner. More.
NYIT-Vancouver and its community partners will be sponsoring three business-themed events in the coming days:
• Wednesday, 21 January: Understanding Capital Markets
• Tuesday, 27 January: A VEF Panel: The Latest on Mergers and Acquisitions
• Wednesday, 28 January: Wealth Building Strategies for Business Owners
NYIT students and volunteers who sign up early can participate free of charge or at discounted rates. Check out NYIT-Vancouver’s events page for details.
Twenty students at NYIT-Vancouver gathered yesterday to participate in “the Amazing Race,” a business and tourism-themed treasure hunt held at Vancouver’s scenic Granville Island. Read more. More photos.
NYIT-Vancouver hosted a community open house last night, where dozens of NYIT graduate students, alumni, faculty, and administrators welcomed more than 70 Vancouver business leaders and other friends of the university. The open house was an effort to establish new links and strengthen prior relationships with partners from around Vancouver’s business and educational communities. Read more.