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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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Alumni Profile: Boaz Rahav

Profile | Jun 14, 2021

Boaz Rahav (M.B.A. ’98) is owner and co-founder of Hypersonic Force, a procurement and analytics company that helps government agencies identify and obtain hard-to-find parts required for the maintenance of vehicles, planes, and machinery.


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New York Tech Celebrates Its 60th Commencement

Feature | May 24, 2021

On Sunday, May 23, New York Tech’s 60th annual commencement was celebrated virtually, with medical school hooding being held on May 24 and 27 for NYITCOM campuses in Long Island and Jonesboro, Ark., respectively.


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Alumni Profile: Charles Pryor II

Profile | Jan 28, 2021

As vice president of student engagement at Guttman Community College, Charles Pryor II (B.T. ’00, M.P.S. ’05) ensures that all students have the opportunity to reach their full potential.


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Alumni Profile: Charlie Vazquez

Profile | Nov 24, 2020

New York Tech’s challenging courses and New York City location gave Charlie Vazquez (M.B.A. ’01) the edge he needed for a successful career. Today, he is senior vice president for key accounts at Centauri Health Solutions.


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Stepping Up to the Challenge: Arjun Rai

Blog | Nov 02, 2020

Arjun Rai, (B.S. '15) the founder and CEO of HelloWoofy, is interviewed in our third episode of season two! In the episode, Arjun describes the importance of networking, having momentum, and persevering through difficulty. Those key factors helped him on his entrepreneurial journey and got him to where he is today.
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