Spotlight on Urban Design

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Alumni Profile: Shiva Ghomi

Profile | Jan 08, 2019

Shiva Ghomi (M.S. ’15) used her NYIT degree and love of resilient design to launch a successful architecture firm.

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Urban Design studio in East Naples, Italy

Assistant Professor of Architecture Dongsei Kim

Video | Nov 26, 2018

Assistant Professor of Architecture Dongsei Kim on the political role of architecture.
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Archtober: Responsive Cities - Urban Heat Challenges

Event | Oct 23, 2018

In this event, we will hear from Jeffrey Raven, director of the graduate program in Urban and Regional Design at NYIT, as well as various speakers from New York City and Singapore, about ongoing efforts to cool our cities.
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Friends in High Places: 10th Friends of Architecture and Design Reception

Feature | Oct 04, 2018

More than 350 alumni, students, faculty, staff, and friends gathered for the 10th annual Alumni and Friends of the School of Architecture and Design Reception on September 27.

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Architecture Students Find a Way to Cool Down a “Sunny” Part of Queens

Feature | Sep 12, 2018

A group of three architecture students presented their design solution for Sunnyside Yard, an active rail yard in Queens, during the Urban Design Climate Workshop held at NYIT-New York City (Manhattan) in August.

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New York City Urban Design Climate Workshop (UDCW)

NYIT Experts Take Over in a Minute

Feature | Jun 04, 2018

Since 2017, The Academic Minute has featured a total of 13 NYIT experts, who have reached millions of influencers and other stakeholders.
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