New York Institute of Technology http://nyit.edu A global, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 14,000 students on campuses in North America, China, the Middle East, and online. en webmaster@nyit.edu Copyright 2014 2014-09-19T20:39:26+00:00 Dynamic, Radical Solutions Needed: 2014 Cybersecurity Conference Highlights http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/dynamic_radical_solutions_needed_2014_cybersecurity_conference_highlights/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/dynamic_radical_solutions_needed_2014_cybersecurity_conference_highlights/ Pressing questions fueled lively discussion and much debate during NYIT’s annual Cybersecurity Conference, at which nearly 250 attendees gathered to gain insights from expert speakers and panelists representing industry, government, and academia. 2014-09-19T20:39:26+00:00 NYIT Engineering Professor Wins NIH Grant for Robotics Research http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_engineering_professor_wins_nih_grant_for_robotics_research/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_engineering_professor_wins_nih_grant_for_robotics_research/ Manhattan, NY -- NYIT Engineering Assistant Professor Chung Hyuk Park, Ph.D., has won a $692,000 National Institutes of Health grant to research how music and physical activities combine to improve the social and emotional responses of children with autism spectrum disorder. 2014-09-19T13:39:03+00:00 NYIT Holds Convocation for Medical and Health Professions Students http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_holds_convocation_for_medical_and_health_professions_students/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_holds_convocation_for_medical_and_health_professions_students/ Brookville, N.Y. – More than 600 NYIT medical and health professions students gathered earlier this week with university leaders and special guests at their annual convocation, where speakers stressed the theme of “competencies” as students prepare for their professional careers. 2014-09-17T16:30:58+00:00 NYIT Medical Researcher Wins NIH Grant for Cardiac Studies http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_medical_researcher_win_nih_grant_for_cardiac_studies/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_medical_researcher_win_nih_grant_for_cardiac_studies/ Old Westbury, NY -- The National Institutes of Health has awarded a $431,700 grant to NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Associate Professor Qiangrong Liang, Ph.D., for his research into the beneficial effects of reduced caloric intake on heart function. 2014-09-11T13:38:44+00:00 NYIT Ranked in Top Tier of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2015 Edition http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_ranked_in_top_tier_of_u.s._news_world_reports_best_colleges_2015_editi/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_ranked_in_top_tier_of_u.s._news_world_reports_best_colleges_2015_editi/ NYIT is ranked a top regional university by U.S. News & World Report for the 17th consecutive year, and, for the third year in a row, is named among the top 50 universities in the north in the 2015 rankings. 2014-09-09T15:41:32+00:00 NYIT Architecture Professor Helps Illuminate Burning Man Festival http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_architecture_professor_helps_illuminate_burning_man_festival/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_architecture_professor_helps_illuminate_burning_man_festival/ One hundred fifteen miles northeast of Reno, Nevada, hard against the backdrop of the vast Black Rock Desert, a three-sided luminous acrylic pyramid rises two stories from the dusty earth, beckoning thousands of pilgrims inside to experience a nightly kaleidoscope of light. 2014-08-27T13:27:06+00:00 PA Grads Attain High Pass Rate on National Exam http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/pa_grads_attain_high_pass_rate_on_national_exam/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/pa_grads_attain_high_pass_rate_on_national_exam/ Old Westbury, New York -- Recent graduates of NYIT’s physician assistant studies program notched one of the highest pass rates in 15 years on the field’s professional licensing exam. 2014-08-26T14:01:57+00:00 NYIT Cybersecurity Conference 2014 http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_2014_cybersecurity_conference/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_2014_cybersecurity_conference/ New York, N.Y. – Where is the Internet of Things Taking Us? How Do We Protect Critical Infrastructure, Organizations and Individuals? 2014-08-19T17:00:56+00:00 NYIT and Turkish Partner YTU Offer Dual Master’s Degrees http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_and_turkish_partner_ytu_offer_dual_masters_degrees/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_and_turkish_partner_ytu_offer_dual_masters_degrees/

Old Westbury, N.Y.– Starting this fall, New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) will begin offering a dual master’s degree program with Istanbul-based Yildiz Technical University (YTU), a prominent institution and among the top universities in Turkey. Students can begin the 33-credit M.S. in Instructional Technology (18 credits taken at NYIT and 15 credits plus a project at YTU, with some courses offered online) at either university and will earn degrees from both institutions.

2014-08-18T16:00:12+00:00 Student-Doctors Begin NYIT Osteopathic Medical Education http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/student-doctors_begin_nyit_osteopathic_medical_education/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/student-doctors_begin_nyit_osteopathic_medical_education/ Old Westbury, N.Y. -- New York Institute of Technology first-year medical school students attended information-packed orientation sessions this week and plunged quickly into their studies Wednesday with a laboratory quiz on osteopathic manipulative medicine as one of the first orders of business. 2014-08-08T19:47:33+00:00