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 2014-09-11T13:38:44+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 Paul Dangerfield to Lead NYIT-Vancouver http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/paul_dangerfield_to_lead_nyit-vancouver/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/paul_dangerfield_to_lead_nyit-vancouver/ New York, N.Y. – New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) announces the appointment of Paul Dangerfield, an experienced senior leader in Canadian higher education, as the new campus dean and executive director of NYIT-Vancouver. Dangerfield, who has lived and worked around the world, has been a senior executive in military, private sector, and academic organizations. 2014-08-05T12:00:26+00:00 NSF Awards NYIT Grant for Sputtering System to Support Nano/Micro-Fabrication Research http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nsf_awards_nyit_grant_for_sputtering_system_to_support_nanomicro-fabricatio/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nsf_awards_nyit_grant_for_sputtering_system_to_support_nanomicro-fabricatio/ New York Institute of Technology has received a $230,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to purchase a direct current/radio frequency (DC/RF) sputtering system to support multi-disciplinary research on medical sensors, micro power generators, miniaturized flexible tag antennas, and bioengineering applications and implementations. 2014-08-04T17:30:30+00:00 NSF Awards Grant to NYIT Professor for Workshop on Gaming and Therapy http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_professor_receives_nsf_grant_for_workshop_on_gaming_and_therapy/ http://www.nyit.edu/about_nyit/news-full/nyit_professor_receives_nsf_grant_for_workshop_on_gaming_and_therapy/ Old Westbury, N.Y. -- The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a grant to Richard Simpson, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering in the NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, to present a workshop on virtual reality, gaming, and individuals with disabilities at the annual meeting of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM). 2014-07-25T19:29:29+00:00