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Meet the Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging

Event | Dec 08, 2022

Meet the members of the Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging at an online webinar. We will explain the organization of our office, including our advisory and DEI committees, and discuss the many ways our office supports the New York Tech community.
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News Byte: Future Nurses Receive White Coats

Feature | Nov 02, 2022

Students in the nursing program’s Class of 2024 received their white coats during a ceremony on October 19.


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A Spooktacular Pumpkin Carving Contest

Feature | Oct 25, 2022

On October 18, the Long Island campus was a ghoulish sight. Students, faculty, and staff in NYITCOM and the School of Health Professions participated in their seventh annual pumpkin carving contest.


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D.P.T. Grads Score Highly on Licensure Exams

Feature | Aug 29, 2022

The School of Health Professions celebrates the success of its Class of 2022 physical therapy graduates, who passed their licensure exams with flying colors.


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Your Fitness Class May Boost Thinking Skills

Feature | Jul 25, 2022

A study by New York Tech researchers analyzes whether instructor-led vs. self-paced exercise offers greater “brain-boosting” benefits.


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New York Tech Celebrates Its 61st Commencement

Feature | May 22, 2022

New York Institute of Technology graduates, family members, and friends joined faculty, staff, and administration in person on May 22 at the university’s Long Island campus to celebrate its 61st annual commencement.


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Student Profile: Tricia Creft

Profile | Apr 18, 2022

Commencement singer Tricia Creft is preparing to graduate in May 2022. As she looks ahead toward a career in nursing, she looks back fondly on her time at New York Tech, encouraging the next wave of students to press ahead, even when things get tough.


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D.P.T. Students Offered Unique Training Experience

Feature | Mar 07, 2022

As first-year D.P.T. students prepare to enter their clinical education this spring, two physical therapists from the Northwell Health System gave them a unique learning experience through a six-hour training session on the organization’s Safe Patient Handling and Mobility Bus.


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D.P.T. Students Receive White Coats in First-Ever Ceremony

Feature | Feb 22, 2022

Students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program received their white coats, generously donated by alumni, at the program’s first White Coat Ceremony on February 17.


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Study: Gamers “Stand” to Benefit from Walking Breaks

Feature | Aug 12, 2021

Researchers from New York Tech’s Center for Esports Medicine have published a study in BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine that evaluates if walking breaks can benefit gamers’ reaction time and executive function.


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