The Achievement Index

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

Professor Gantasala's BUSI 435 Class Earns Global Top 25 Ranking

Blog | Dec 19, 2018

Students in Professor Gantasala's BUSI 435 class received Global Top 25 ranking from their GLO-BUS performance! BUSI 435 is a capstone course for business students that integrates knowledge and skills in various functional areas of business for corporate and business strategy development.
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Student Profile: Gabriella Veltri

Profile | Dec 07, 2018

After interning with the InterContinental New York Barclay for just six months, Gabriella Veltri was offered a full-time position. Now, the NYIT alumna has a full-time job and pursuing an M.B.A. at NYIT.


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Importance of Building Relationships in Business

Blog | Nov 29, 2018

Sam Osho, a senior undergraduate student majoring in Finance, discusses the importance of building relationships in the School of Management and how it is an instrumental skill to learn for his future.
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News Brief: Kirk Shares Research via The Conversation

Feature | Nov 26, 2018

Colleen Kirk, D.P.S., assistant professor of marketing in the School of Management, has reached a wide, non-specialist audience by writing an article describing her research for The Conversation US.
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NYIT at the NYC Veterans Day Parade

Feature | Nov 13, 2018

For the first time, more than 60 students, veterans, faculty, and staff marched as a dedicated group in the 2018 New York City Veterans Day Parade on November 11.


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Hospitality students visit NYC's iconic ‘21’ Club, former speakeasy

Blog | Nov 12, 2018

Hospitality management department welcomed freshmen students at an upscale former speakeasy.
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Dr. Aliza D. Racelis, Visiting Fulbright Scholar, Explains Organizational Culture

Blog | Oct 24, 2018

Throughout the fall 2018 semester, Dr. Aliza D. Racelis, a visiting Fulbright Scholar, will share her knowledge and expertise with SOM students, faculty, and staff. She recently explained the concept of organizational culture to MBA students.
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Alumni Profile: Kyle Barry

Profile | Oct 18, 2018

Kyle Barry (B.S. ’07, M.B.A. ’12) is engineering manager, Well-being, at Instagram and volunteers as a career coach for college students at San Jose State University.
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Alumni Profile: Ian Rubin

Feature | Oct 15, 2018

Ian Rubin (B.P.S. ’14) is a retention sales specialist for the New York Yankees.


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Raynia Arnold’s first time at the Yankee Stadium

Blog | Oct 01, 2018

Recently, NYIT's School of Management Debra A. Vogel Student Advancement Program hosted “NYIT Day at the Yankee Stadium.” This initiative gave NYIT students, staff, faculty and their family and friends a chance watch the New York Yankees as they take on the Toronto Blue Jays at the Yankee Stadium.
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