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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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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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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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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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New York Tech's 59th Commencement: Two Options, One Outstanding Class

Feature | Apr 28, 2020

To acknowledge the extraordinary challenges faced by the Class of 2020 during the COVID-19 crisis, New York Tech will offer two commencement ceremonies celebrating their achievements: a virtual ceremony for New York City and Long Island campus students on June 21, 2020, and an in-person event in May 2021.

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Panic Buying Amid COVID-19 Fears

Feature | Apr 02, 2020

Associate Professor of Marketing Colleen Kirk, M.B.A., D.P.S., explains what drives consumers to “extreme buying” during a pandemic.

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COVID-19 and New York City’s Supply Chain

Feature | Mar 25, 2020

In an interview with City & State New York, business analytics expert Purushottam Meena, Ph.D., shares his insights on the affect COVID-19 will have on the supply chain.

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Experts Available to Discuss Coronavirus Impact

Feature | Mar 17, 2020

As COVID-19 alters global healthcare and daily living, New York Tech experts can serve as objective sources on the evolving situation.

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18th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception: Celebrating NYIT’s Creative Achievements

Feature | Apr 19, 2019

Nearly 190 scholars, scientists, professionals, and researchers were honored at the 18th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception at NYIT de Seversky Mansion on April 11.

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New Research Shows Why People Are Willing to Pamper Their Pets

Feature | Apr 10, 2019

A new study by Assistant Professor Colleen P. Kirk, M.B.A., D.P.S., reveals that dog owners have greater psychological ownership of their pets—and a willingness to pay more for their care.

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