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Student Profile: Esther Pierre

Profile | Jan 07, 2019

After Esther Pierre lost her father, nursing gave her empowerment and the opportunity to help others.

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Vitality in Cohousing: Senior Practicum Interdisciplinary Presentations

Student Profile: Carla Bazan

Profile | Nov 01, 2018

Carla Bazan travelled to the mountains and jungles of Peru to introduce the people to occupational therapy.

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News Brief: Class of 2020 Student Nurses Receive White Coats

Feature | Oct 30, 2018

On October 24, NYIT nursing students received their white coats, signifying their transition for classroom learning to clinical learning.

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2nd Year OT Student Carla Bazan Attends Peru Medical Missions

Student Profile: Shelby Caban

Profile | Oct 17, 2018

After battling a life-threatening heart condition as a child and later cancer, Shelby Caban is taking her experience as a patient to bring comfort and aid to her future patients.
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Student Profile: Catherina Davius

Profile | Oct 02, 2018

Nursing student Catherina Davius returned to her home country of Haiti to deliver school supplies to children in underserved schools and churches.

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Tennis Player Matthew Kolkhorst Makes His NYIT—and U.S. Open—Debut

Feature | Sep 11, 2018

NYIT men’s tennis player Matthew Kolkhorst will launch his college tennis career this fall. But over the summer, he hit the courts at the U.S. Open as a ball person.

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Welcome Back!

Feature | Aug 29, 2018

As the fall 2018 semester begins, students are invited to a Week of Welcome events to kick off the new school year.

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News Brief: Physical Therapy Graduates Break NYIT Record, Score Big

Feature | Aug 13, 2018

NYIT physical therapy 2018 graduates’ 94.9 percent first-time pass rate on the NPTE national licensing exam in July surpasses NYIT’s historical pass rate and exceeds the 92.3 percent national average.

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