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.

Five Questions with Adjunct Instructor of Interdisciplinary Studies Jamel Vanderburg

Feature | Mar 02, 2017

Adjunct Professor Jamel Vanderburg talks about the importance of stating factual and accurate information whether it be in the news, our professions, or our personal lives.


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NYIT Fulbright Scholar Explores New Technologies in the Classroom

Feature | Feb 23, 2017

NYIT faculty member and Fulbright Scholar Melda Yildiz traveled to Azerbaijan to investigate how new media and technologies can improve teacher education.


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Chanelle Sears

Profile | Feb 09, 2017

Alternative Spring Break in Nicaragua helped Chanelle Sears she herself in a new light: As environmentalist.


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Vancouver Hosts Student Showcase

Feature | Jan 10, 2017

NYIT-Vancouver’s annual “Experience NYIT” event welcomed community supporters and showcased outstanding graduate students.


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Rana ElKassem

Profile | Dec 21, 2016

Rana ElKassem has a rare perspective of NYIT. She first became acquainted with NYIT-Abu Dhabi as a graduate student in 2015. Now she is an alumna and works full-time as the associate director of Employer and Alumni Relations.


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