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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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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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Urban Climate Lab: Graduate Urban Design Final Review held on 14 May at NYIT-Manhattan

Video: Want to Curb Climate Change? Cities Need to Get Involved.

Feature | Apr 02, 2018

Associate Professor Jeffrey Raven and NYIT student Luciana Godinho talk about ways that mayors and urban leaders can help residents adapt to a warming climate.


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To Curb Climate Change, Cities Need the Right Design

Feature | Dec 05, 2017

NYIT professor pens op-ed stressing the importance of urban design in helping people adapt to a warming climate.


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Student Profile: Shenger “Anna” Dai

Profile | Oct 18, 2017

When it comes to architecture, Shenger “Anna” Dai likes to look at the big picture.


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Jeffrey Raven Panels "Archtober Goes Nordic" at the New School in NYC

Blog | Oct 05, 2017

Jeffrey Raven and fellow panelists discussed how NYC urban redevelopment projects and districts compares to Nordic best practices within design and public health in the built environment.
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Climate-Resilient Urban Design Studio, Fall 2016

Blog-Video | Dec 22, 2016

This “vertical” graduate-undergraduate design studio at NYIT engages the New York Metropolitan area as a climate laboratory and contributes to the critical dialog cities and regions confronting climate change. The interdisciplinary studio introduces students to the fundamentals of urban design while confronting resiliency challenges in a vulnerable, flood-prone district in Nassau County, Long Island. The studio is further enriched by collaboration with outside experts working with the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery.

Climate-Resilient Urban Design Studio, Fall 2016

Video | Dec 22, 2016

This “vertical” graduate-undergraduate design studio at NYIT engages the New York Metropolitan area as a climate laboratory and contributes to the critical dialog cities and regions confronting climate change. The interdisciplinary studio introduces students to the fundamentals of urban design while confronting resiliency challenges in a vulnerable, flood-prone district in Nassau County, Long Island. The studio is further enriched by collaboration with outside experts working with the Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery.
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