Veterans Recon Blog

Find out what's happening with NYIT Student Veterans Organization (SVO) at the NYC and Long Island campuses.

Get in touch by emailing svo@nyit.edu

Veteran Lounges

  • New York City Campus: 26 W. 61st St., room 021
  • Long Island Campus: Student Activity Center, room 100A

Patriots & Heroes Tribute Gala

Event | May 08, 2020

Join us for the NYIT School of Management Patriots & Heroes Tribute Gala, benefitting the United States Military & Veteran's Resource Center.


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Students Supply Protection to Health Care Workers

Feature | Apr 08, 2020

When reports predicted looming shortages of masks, gloves, and supplies, New York Tech students stepped up to help local health care workers and organizations.


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News Byte: New York Tech ‘Saluted’ as a Military Friendly School

Feature | Feb 28, 2020

Viqtory Media has named New York Institute of Technology a Military Friendly® School for 2020-2021.
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Student Profile: Ashley Dent

Profile | Jan 28, 2020

Ashley Dent is recognized for her work with New York Tech’s Student Veterans Organization, helped kick-start a nonprofit, and created a video series. Learn more about her journey.


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New York Tech Veterans Shine at NatCon 2020

Feature | Jan 15, 2020

New York Institute of Technology Student Veterans Organization members joined panel discussions at the student Veterans Association National Conference.


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Director of Military and Veteran Affairs Addresses the Challenges of Adjusting to Civilian Life

Feature | Nov 12, 2019

On Veterans Day, Frank Rivera, director of the Office of Military and Veteran Affairs, appeared in an interview with ABC News’s live online show The Debrief to discuss the challenges veterans face when they return to civilian life.


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New York Tech Screens Movie, Hosts Panel to Raise Awareness About Issues Affecting Veterans

Feature | Nov 11, 2019

On November 7, New York Institute of Technology screened the award-winning documentary Almost Sunrise before a largely civilian crowd at NYIT Auditorium on Broadway.


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Almost Sunrise: Movie Screening & Panel Discussion on Moral Injury

Event | Nov 07, 2019

New York Tech will be screening the award-winning documentary Almost Sunrise.
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