Oct 05 2015
CODE2040 Visits NYIT To Inform Students About Fellows Program
On October 1, NYIT’s Career Services Department hosted CODE2040 for an information session on their Fellows program, which places top performing Black and Latino college level computer science students from around the country in an intensive summer career accelerator in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Aug 06 2015
Deans Commit to Diversity in Engineering Programs
In just 10 days, 104 engineering deans, including NYIT’s Dean Nada Marie Anid, Ph.D., have signed the Engineering Deans Diversity Initiative, and the number of signatures is expected to grow. The initiative emerged from the diversity committee of the Engineering Deans Council, of which Dean Anid is a member, and a diversity session co-moderated by Dean Anid during 2015 Engineering Deans Institute conference.
Jul 31 2015
Undergraduate Tech Researchers Share Findings
Twelve undergraduate researchers from universities across the United States presented their projects this week at the capstone event for NYIT’s “Research for Undergraduates” 2015 cohort. Peers, mentors, and NYIT faculty members applauded the students’ efforts, which were documented on poster summaries showing their projects’ aims, methodology, outcomes, and next steps. Read more. More photos.
Jul 16 2015
Pitch Night at LaunchPad NYIT
LaunchPad NYIT will be holding a Pitch Night on August 18 where 5 startups and early-stage companies will pitch to some of Long Island's leading angel investors.
Jul 14 2015
LaunchPad Takes Off At NYIT
LaunchPad a Long Island incubator, business accelerator and coworking community, announces its fifth location, LaunchPad NYIT, at New York Institute of Technology in Old Westbury. LaunchPad NYIT is located within the university's Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC), which serves as a conduit for strategic partnerships among industry, entrepreneurs, venture capital/angel investors, academia, and the workforce.