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.
At the start of the 2014-15 academic year, NYIT's President Edward Guiliano, Ph.D., welcomes all new and returning students. Read more.