Spotlight on Education

Welcome to Spotlight on Education, celebrating teaching and learning and featuring news, events, student work, and faculty from the education division of NYIT School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education. Contact myildiz@nyit.edu for more information.

Alumni Profile: Olcay Yavuz

Profile | Dec 14, 2018

Oclay Yavuz (M.S. ’09) wants to see students achieve and thrive in school.


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2018 Service-Learning Conference

Event | Dec 11, 2018

Join us for the 2018 Service-Learning Conference, organized by the School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education and International and Experiential Education.
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SpeedTech Fall 2018

Blog | Dec 04, 2018

SpeedTech Fall 2018 Conference was hosted at NYIT https://nyitspeedtech.wordpress.com/ Thanks to our presenters who presented in person and online. Alhassan Susso, NYS Teacher of the Year was our keynote speaker. Recordings are available. See you all at Spring 2019.
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SpeedTECH Fall 2018 Conference

Event | Nov 30, 2018

Each semester, NYIT students, alumni, and faculty showcase their innovative and transformative projects at this conference.
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News Brief: Students Show They Can Hack It

Feature | Nov 28, 2018

NYIT School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education partnered with TeenHacks LI to introduce Long Island high school students to the Dexter reconfigurable robot arm.


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International Education Week: Award Night

Event | Nov 16, 2018

International and Experiential Education invites NYIT students, faculty/staff, and community partners to a dinner concluding International Education Week and celebrating NYIT’s diverse communities and culture.
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News Brief: Students Discuss Community Engagement at Chat and Chew Event

Feature | Nov 16, 2018

On November 2, ahead of the midterm elections, students gathered for a Chat and Chew legislative event to discuss the importance of being and engaged in the community.


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NYIT Celebrates National Media Literacy Week

Event | Nov 14, 2018

Please join a panel discussion: Got News? From Talk Shows, Radio, Newspapers, Friends?
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NYIT Celebrates National Media Literacy Week

Making Anything One-Day Robot Hackathon

Event | Nov 04, 2018

This quick introduction combines hardware and software training.
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