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.

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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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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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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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It Came From … The Box!

Feature | Oct 31, 2018

NYIT faculty and staff share their scariest movies.


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Field of Screens: eSports at NYIT

Feature | Oct 18, 2018

NYIT’s combo of eSports activities expand into new frontiers in research, athletics, and academics.


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A Faire Showing

Feature | Oct 09, 2018

NYIT demonstrates its maker-doer drive at the 9th Annual World Maker Faire in New York.


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Alumni Profile: David Sander

Profile | Oct 09, 2018

With his eyes set on an administrative position as an IT director, NYIT’s school leadership and technology advanced certificate program was exactly what David Sander needed to help him achieve his goal.


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Student Profile: Rosalba Giarratano

Profile | Sep 17, 2018

Through programs with NASA, Rosalba Giarratano is bringing space-age STEM-based learning into the classroom.
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New Faculty Receive New York Welcome

Feature | Aug 30, 2018

The latest faculty members joining the university were welcomed by NYIT President Hank Foley, Ph.D., at the New Faculty Reception on August 28 at NYIT de Seversky Mansion.


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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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