The Achievement Index

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New York Tech and National Supermarket Association Team Up to Support Access to Education

Feature | Jan 30, 2023

Guided by its mission to develop channels and opportunities to provide access to education, New York Tech partnered with the National Supermarket Association to promote information about the university’s undergraduate programs to the association’s members’ approximately 20,000 employees and their families.


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Alumni Profile: Dina Ragab Selcky

Profile | Dec 15, 2022

After receiving her bachelor’s degree in marketing, Dina Ragab Selecky (B.S. ’17, M.B.A. ’18) stayed at New York Tech and earned her M.B.A. She is now vice president for strategy and growth at Health Plus Management, a physician support organization focused on the orthopedic, physical medicine, and rehabilitation markets.


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Forecasting the 2023 Economy

Feature | Dec 13, 2022

Ahead of the new year, Assistant Professor of Accounting and Finance Bisrat Kinfemichael, PhD., offers his 2023 economic forecast.


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Faculty Profile: Bisrat Kinfemichael

Profile | Nov 15, 2022

Having worked in the public and private sectors, Assistant Professor Bisrat Kinfemichael, Ph.D., found he was drawn to academic life. In 2016, he joined New York Tech and helped develop the master’s program in risk management.


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Alum Recounts Rescue Mission in Afghanistan in New Book

Feature | Nov 09, 2022

In Saving Aziz, Chad Robichaux (M.B.A. ’07) details the rescue missions that evacuated his long-time friend and interpreter, Aziz, and more than 17,000 Afghans and allies as the United States military withdrew from Afghanistan in August 2021.


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Building Leadership Skills for Positive Societal Change

Blog | Oct 28, 2022

Our students recently joined Interim Dean, Deborah Y. Cohn, Ph.D., and Associate Professor Prabhakar Gantasala, Ph.D. at the Social Impact Conference: Leaders Accelerating Change hosted by AACSB International (AACSB).
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Uncover Your Creative Core with Sue Wilkowski

Blog | Oct 24, 2022

We frequently hear entrepreneurs talk about turning passion into a business. However, within the fine arts space, it is not an easy feat to design a creative experience for customers of all ages. In today’s episode, our host John Rebecchi (M.B.A. ‘83), Ph.D. is joined by Sue Wilkowski (B.F.A. '85), founder and owner of Casa de Spin.
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The Fear of Not Trying with Craig Dubitsky

Blog | Oct 10, 2022

Why do we tend to overlook opportunities while some see potentials? In today’s episode, our host John Rebecchi (M.B.A. ‘83), Ph.D. is joined by Craig c, a serial entrepreneur, founder of Hello Products, Chief Innovation Strategist at Colgate-Palmolive and a previous guest of #InRealityPodcast.
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Embrace an Innovative Mindset with Lorraine Marchand

Blog | Sep 26, 2022

As we kick off season 5 of the “In Reality: Lessons from Leaders and Entrepreneurs,” our host John Rebecchi, PhD (M.B.A. ‘83), is joined by Lorraine Marchand, a life sciences consultant, business executive, speaker and writer. She recently authored a book, The Innovation Mindset: Eight Essential Steps to Transform Any Industry.
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School of Management Congratulates 2022 Corporate Challenge Winners

Blog | Sep 26, 2022

We are proud to announce the 2022 Corporate Challenge Winners. School of Management's Riyaz Akhtar Experiential Education Program provides opportunities for our students to attain experiential learning goals.
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