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Big Give Gets Bigger in 2022

Feature | Apr 06, 2022

On March 30 through 31 donations to the fourth annual Big Give brought in 927 gifts from 868 donors, totaling $355,076—exceeding last year’s total by nearly $15,000.


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Alumni Profile: Nancy Byatt

Profile | Mar 09, 2022

Through her company, Lifeline 4 Families, Nancy Byatt (D.O. ’03, M.B.A. ’03) is working on destigmatizing maternal mental health and helping mothers get the aid they need during and after their pregnancies.


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Alumni Profile: Ning Wang

Profile | Nov 15, 2021

After attending an event celebrating New York Tech’s 20 years in China, Ning Wang (M.B.A. ’21) decided that the Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics (JUFE) M.B.A. program in Shanghai was the right program to advance her education.


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Alumni Profile: Andy Zhang

Profile | Oct 26, 2021

Andy Zhang (M.B.A.’ 20) hopes to create a new platform for shopping by bringing documentary films and e-commerce together.


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Alumni Profile: Russell Makofsky

Profile | Oct 05, 2021

After receiving his M.B.A. from New York Tech, avid chess player Russell Makofsky (M.B.A. ’09) combined his chess skills and business training to create his dream job: teaching the game to young students.


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Student Profile: Melanie Jelen

Profile | Sep 01, 2021

Master’s candidate Melanie Jelen (B.S. ’20) is the recipient of the 2021 Women Economic Developers of Long Island Madeline Orsini Scholarship. She spoke to The Box about the award and her plans for the future.


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Alumni Profile: Radhika Mehta-Sharan

Profile | Jul 29, 2021

Radhika Mehta-Sharan (M.B.A. ’02) believes being a true leader is having the ability to lead through times of uncertainty. As a wealth management advisor at Merrill Lynch, she guides her clients through economic ups and downs to help them reach financial success.


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One Student’s Enduring Commitment to HR

Feature | Jul 20, 2021

Ishita Trikha (M.S. ’20), a recent graduate of the Human Resources Management and Labor Relations, M.S. program, is the recipient of the 2021 New York City Society for Human Resource Management Sherman Award for her dedication and active participation in New York Tech’s student chapter.


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Alumni Profile: Zahera Patel

Profile | Jul 19, 2021

Zahera Patel (M.B.A. ’19) doesn’t see her degree as only a career opportunity but as a way to build confidence. As a human resources manager, she uses what she learned in the classroom to effectively speak to and guide employees, helping them grow in their careers.


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Alumni Profile: Mujeebuddin Mohammed

Profile | Jun 21, 2021

After graduating from New York Tech, Mujeebuddin Mohammed (M.B.A. ’19) landed a position with Canadian supermarket chain Loblaw Companies Ltd. as a store administrator and human resources manager.


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