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Successful Paws for Cause Fundraising Initiative for the North Shore Animal League

Blog | Jul 11, 2017

The School of Management fund raised for the North Shore Animal League throughout the spring 2017 semester and delivered 350 pounds of food and toys on June 24.
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Human Resource Management Students Awarded for a Job Well Done

News | Jun 14, 2017

The NYIT Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) student group received the Outstanding Merit Award, the highest level of merit awards presented by SHRM.

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The Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology Publishes Dr. Colleen P. Kirk's Paper

Blog | Jun 13, 2017

Dr. Colleen P. Kirk’s article, “Owning the Birth Experience: What Factors Influence Women’s Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Decision,” also written by Yasmine L. Konheim-Kalkstein, Kristen Berish, and Kathleen M. Galotti, was recently published in the Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology.
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Dr. Janet Walsh Wins Outstanding Research Award and Best in Session Award

Blog | Jun 06, 2017

Dr. Janet Walsh's paper, “Success Characteristics of Foreign Direct Investment in Cuba,” won the Outstanding Research Award, and it was accepted for publication in the Global Journal of Business Research this summer. Dr. Walsh’s paper also won the Best in Session Award!
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Creative Design Solutions to Aid People with Disabilities

News | May 31, 2017

NYIT students in the Viscardi Industry Project course presented four innovative ideas to support people with disabilities.

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NYIT SoM Held 1st Annual Industry Conference

Blog | May 30, 2017

On May 13, 2017, NYIT School of Management held its 1st Annual Industry Conference at CUC Beijing!
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NYIT Salutes the Class of 2017 at its 56th Commencement

News | May 21, 2017

NYIT salutes more than 3,000 graduates from around the globe the university’s 56th commencement.

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Vacationing this Summer? Professor Alan Fairbairn Offers Advice and Guidance on Traveling

Blog | May 17, 2017

Alan Fairbairn, an Associate Professor of Hospitality Management at NYIT, gives advice on summer travel in WalletHub’s article, “2017’s Best Summer Vacation Spots.”
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Deborah Y. Cohn's Bad Gift Giving Research Discussed in the Academic Minute

Blog | May 17, 2017

Have you ever received a bad gift? Read the article published in The Academic Minute where Dr. Deborah Cohn discusses why!
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Kingbun Lau wins the Long Island Chapter Institute of Internal Auditors Case Competition

Blog | May 16, 2017

One of our current M.B.A students, Kingbun Lau, recently competed and was one of the winners of the Long Island Chapter of Internal Auditors Case Competition.
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