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NYIT Honors JUFE M.B.A. Graduates and 20-Year Partnership

Feature | Apr 24, 2018

Officials from NYIT and longtime partner Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics (JUFE) gathered for a graduation ceremony in Nanchang, China in honor of 120 new M.B.A.s, the first graduates from NYIT’s Class of 2018.

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Experts Gather to Determine “Where Blockchain Leads”

Feature | Apr 20, 2018

NYIT hosted its first-ever symposium on blockchain and its applications and impacts on commerce, finance, government, and society on April 12.

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Students Don’t Take Corporate Challenge Lying Down

Feature | Apr 20, 2018

This year’s Corporate Challenge, which is now in its eighth year, asked students to respond to challenges posed by Courtyard by Marriot.
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Turn Passion Into Profession

Blog | Apr 17, 2018

Stephanie Langdon Black, NYIT alumna and former Staff Associate for the Hospitality department, gave a tour of Gotham Hall, where she currently works as the Director of Catering & Events.
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17th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception: Celebrating NYIT’s Finest Minds

Feature | Apr 16, 2018

Nearly 180 NYIT faculty members were recognized for their innovative work at the 17th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception.

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Melanie Benyadi Participates in the 2018 International Emory Global Health Competition

Blog | Apr 10, 2018

Melanie Benyadi, a current M.B.A. student with a concentration in Finance, participated with five other NYIT students in the International Emory Global Health Care Competition.
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Vancouver Campus Takes First International Field Trip

Blog | Mar 29, 2018

Dr. Amba Sekhar organized the first international field trip for NYIT's Vancouver campus.
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Alumni Profile: Liz Uzzo

Profile | Mar 15, 2018

Find out how Liz Uzzo went from pastry chef to human resources executive. (Hint: It has something to do with NYIT.)

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Co-Founder of Croissant, the "Uber of Coworking Spaces," Visits Professor Orin Davis's EMBA Class

Blog | Mar 01, 2018

Adam Chew, a 2012 graduate of NYIT, visited Professor Orin Davis’s EMBA Organizational Behavior class to discuss his co-founded startup, Croissant.
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Video: Why Women Are Good for Business

Feature | Feb 20, 2018

Assistant Professor Radoslaw Nowak, J.D., Ph.D., and M.B.A. candidate Mitali Baxi, talk about the lack of opportunities for women in the workplace and the actions companies should take in order to make a change.

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