The Achievement Index

Welcome to the School of Management's Achievement Index blog. Email your ideas and questions to us at kteleish@nyit.edu.

Caring for the Commons

Feature | Oct 13, 2020

In a paper co-authored by Associate Professor of Marketing Colleen P. Kirk, D.P.S., researchers experiment with psychological ownership to help consumers take better care of public spaces.


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Student Profile: Raynía Ashley Arnold

Profile | Oct 08, 2020

Since transferring to New York Tech, Raynía Ashley Arnold has made the most of her experience. Learn more about her journey.


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Purposeful Innovator: Tom Szaky

Blog | Oct 05, 2020

In Reality: Lessons from Leaders and Entrepreneurs is back for season two! In this first episode of the new season, John interviews Tom Szaky, and we learn about TerraCycle, a company trying to eliminate the idea of waste.
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Shiyao Wei Uncovers Her Potential at New York Tech

Blog | Sep 29, 2020

#NYITSOM Spotlight: Shiyao Wei (B.S. ’20) is a recent graduate studying in business administration with a focus on marketing. Born and raised in China, Shiyao was “inspired by the energetic environment in New York” which has led her here to chase her dreams.
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Op-ed: A Vaccine Doesn’t Mean the End of the Pandemic

Feature | Sep 21, 2020

Distributing many millions of COVID-19 vaccine doses will pose enormous challenges for the U.S. medical supply chain, and the United States is unprepared, according to an op-ed by Purushottam Meena, Ph.D., associate professor of operations management.


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Sonali Kapoor Discusses Her Internship Experience

Blog | Aug 31, 2020

Sonali Kapoor (MBA '20) interned with Warner Media's CNN. She explains the challenges and benefits of interning and how much she has grown throughout the experience.
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Community Conversations: Academic Deans

Feature | Aug 25, 2020

In the seventh edition of the Students First: Community Conversations series, four New York Tech deans shared what students can expect for the fall semester.


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Dr.Shaya Sheikh Co-Authors Paper "Data-driven predictive models for residential building energy use"

Blog | Aug 18, 2020

Shaya Sheikh an assistant professor of operations management recently co-authored a paper published in the journal Energy with impact factor 6.08 and wrote and presented a conference article at ASHRAE 2020 Virtual Conference.
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News Byte: Society for Human Resource Management Honors New York Tech’s Student Chapter

Feature | Aug 17, 2020

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) awarded the NYIT School of Management SHRM student chapter the 2019-2020 Outstanding Student Chapter.


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Virtual Success: New York Tech Celebrates Its 59th Commencement

Feature | Jun 22, 2020

New York Tech’s 59th annual commencement enabled graduates, families, friends, faculty, and staff to tune in to a stream that included celebratory speeches, the conferral of degrees, and individual school and college ceremonies honoring each graduate and recognizing student awards and honors.
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