News and Events

Nov 25 2014

NYIT Architecture Students Design and Build Beach Project

Nov 18 2014

NYIT Celebrates International Education Week

Nov 10 2014

Men’s Soccer Wins ECC Championship with 1-0 Victory over LIU Post

Nov 07 2014

Dr. Jerry Balentine New Vice President for Medical Affairs and Global Health

Nov 07 2014

NYIT Management Students Advance to Fed Challenge Semi-Finals

Dec 01 2014

Job Search Strategies

Dec 01 2014

Head in the Cloud? Protecting Your Privacy in a Mobile World

Dec 01 2014

Give ‘Em the Business: Resources for Management Students

Dec 02 2014

“Year of Turkey 2014” - Conference: Sustainability in the Hospitality Industry-A Global Perspective

Dec 02 2014

School of Engineering & Computing Sciences Graduate Info Session

Facilities and Resources

The Department of Communication Arts maintains studios and laboratories for all production classes in Web design and new media, television, digital filmmaking, radio and sound, and advertising/public relations.

TV studio

Television: Electronic journalism classes taught on the Manhattan campus produce segments for cable and international television distribution. On both campuses, we have state-of-the art production facilities. Manhattan campus has upgraded to High Definition Television and field production.






On both campuses, digital filmmaking laboratories include high definition cameras, editing stations, and screening facilities.

On both campuses, radio laboratories are equipped with digital stereo consoles, digital recording equipment and digital audio editing programs. The sound processing laboratories have voice recording, sound transfer and digital mixing facilities.

Motion Graphics:
State-of-the art, multi-platform computer labs are available on both campuses to support all communication arts specializations including new media capabilities.

Radio Station:
An Internet-based radio station is operated by students in Old Westbury.

Events NYIT Auditorium on Broadway:


May 1


New York Premiere: Bones of Turkana

WHEN: Tuesday, May 1, 6:30 to 8:30 pm 

WHERE: NYIT Auditorium, 1871 Broadway (b'twn. 61st and 62nd Streets) 

RSVP:,, (212) 686-5005 

Don't miss this special New York premiere of the exciting National Geographic/PBS documentary BONES OF TURKANA.  The movie follows world-famous anthropologist Richard Leakey and his team across an African landscape - and the filmmakers are there to capture the moment when they discovered the fossil clues that could finally reveal how we became human.  The film's soundtrack features new music by Paul Simon and the Kenyan Boys Choir.

Screening will be followed by a Q&A with Bones of Turkana's award-winning filmmakers.  Here's your chance to learn what goes into creating a great documentary, from choosing the topic and creating the story arc, to securing funding and finding distribution. 

John Heminway, explorer and filmmaker who has been documenting wild corners of our planet and astonishing audiences with his films.

Katie Carpenter, longtime producer and director of documentaries and television series about nature, travel, and the environment.

This event is FREE. 


April 24, Striking Ratings Gold


April 10, Genius Rocket: Crowdsourcing Ads

March 28, Careers in Travel Media

March 28 Careers in Travel Media, part 2

Social Television and the Multi-Screen Experience
WHEN: Tuesday, March 6, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
WHERE: NYIT Auditorium, 1871 Broadway (b'twn. 61st and 62nd Streets)

Social media has turned the traditional one-way model of watching TV into an interactive experience. Almost every broadcaster has been exploring exciting new ways to get noticed and enhance the multi-screen experience. Hear from TV and social media pros.

Sabrina Caluori, VP, Social Media & Performance Marketing, HBO
Scott Rosenberg, Co-Founder and CEO, Umami
Gayle Weiswasser, Vice President, Social Media, Discovery Communications
Moderator: Natan Edelsburg, Vice President, Sawhorse Media

Network News Websites: Reaching Niche Audiences
WHEN: Thursday, March 1, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
WHERE: NYIT Auditorium, 1871 Broadway (b'twn. 61st and 62nd Streets)

Major TV networks are re-purposing their news content on targeted websites in an effort to better serve minority audiences. Learn how niche English-language sites speak to our growing populations of Hispanic, Asian, and African-American communities, what role they are playing in this election year, and find out where new career opportunities will be in this burgeoning area of network news.

David A. Wilson, Founder & Executive Editor,
Chris Peña, Executive Editor, NBC Latino
Geraldine Moriba, Executive Producer, In America, CNN
Alberto Vourvoulias, Managing Editor, Fox News Latino
Moderator: Lili Gil, Business & Latino Affairs Expert; Media Contributor; Co-founder & Managing Partner, XL Alliance

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