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Congratulations to architectural technology student Sittha Siriprakaisak, recipient of a $250 CUNY Thomas Tam Scholarship Honorable Mention Award presented at the Asian American/Asian Research Institute's (AAARI) 12th Annual Gala in November 2013.
City Tech Assistant Professor of Business Lucas Bernard was interviewed earlier this fall by Deutsche Welle, the German equivalent of BBC or National Public Radio, on the financial aspects of commodity trading. Although prompted, in part, by news that Goldman-Sachs was involved in “warehousing” aluminum to avoid pricing regulations, the interview focused on the financial aspects of commodity trading that are not obvious to the casual observer and that can go beyond the simple supply-demand models most frequently used to organize thinking about these phenomena.
City Tech Student Teams Take Two Blue Ribbons, Earn Jury Felicitations at 2013 International Restaurant Show
Congratulations to all City Tech students, faculty and staff who participated in the 2013 International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show, November 9-12, at Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The confectionery team's Occasional Cake received Felicitations of the Jury and the City Tech team table garnered two blue ribbons.
Former City Tech Valedictorian Jean-Michel Voltaire ‘00 Wins Award for Founding Haiti Relief Organization Based on Soccer
Jean-Michel Voltaire, City Tech's 2000 valedictorian, who went on to become a U.S. Department of Justice trial attorney, was awarded the 2013 Attorney General’s Community Service Award for his humanitarian work in Haiti.
Effects of Simulated ‘Dirty Bomb’ on NYC Subway, Streets Studied by City Tech and Other Students, Brookhaven Lab and NYPD
City Tech was at the hub of the largest field study of its kind investigating how airborne contaminants disperse in a dense, complex, urban-coastal environment like New York City. Ninety students from ten universities participated in this cutting-edge research as summer interns on three days in July 2013, measuring and helping to model the atmospheric concentrations of a simulated "dirty bomb's" plume above and below the ground in various locations in the city. Forty of the students were from City Tech.
The Northeastern Gnathological Society (NGS) Fall Meeting took place on Friday, November 8, 2013, and was hosted by City Tech’s Department of Restorative Dentistry.
City Tech Student Intern Among New York State Assembly’s 2013 Distinguished Intern Reports Award Winners
City Tech student Lourdes J. Cajamarca, who is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Legal Assistant Studies, has been named one of nine 2013 New York State Assembly Distinguished Intern Reports honorees.
One-hundred-ninety-one students were inducted into the City Tech chapter of The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) in October 2013.
City Tech students, faculty and staff will celebrate the life of Michele Forsten, City Tech’s director of communications, at a 1:30 p.m. Memorial Service on November 20.
African American Studies Adjunct Professor Jesse McCarroll has been named recipient of the National Alliance of Black School Educators' (NABSE) 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award.
City Tech Dental Hygiene Lecturer Diana Macri, RDH, BSDH, Ms. Ed., was featured on the American Dental Hygienists Association National Bilingual Radio Media Tour on October 2 in observance of National Dental Hygiene Month.
Black Solidarity Day Celebration on November 4 to Feature Talk by Award-winning Writer and Lecturer Farai Chideya
Hosted by the Department of African American Studies, the 2013 Black Solidarity Day celebration at New York City College of Technology will feature a talk by award-winning author, journalist, professor and lecturer Farai Chideya, who will address the Black Solidarity Day theme, “Understanding Trayvon Martin in the Age of the Obamas.”
New York City College of Technology will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking to mark the construction of a new academic complex at the corner of Tillary and Jay Streets in Downtown Brooklyn on Friday, October 25, 2013. The new complex is being constructed on the site formerly occupied by the Klitgord Building.
New York City College of Technology’s (City Tech) high-tech haunted hotel, “The Gravesend Inn,” returns again this year to Voorhees Theatre, 186 Jay Street (north of Tillary), Downtown Brooklyn, and is bigger and scarier than ever.
To help train and prepare college students for today and tomorrow’s growing number of high tech jobs, New York City’s Department of Small Business Services (SBS) has partnered with New York City College of Technology (City Tech), the Brooklyn Navy Yard, and Brooklyn Tech Triangle to offer students paid summer internship positions.
The New York City College of Technology community was saddened to learn of the passing of alumnus and internationally acclaimed artist Stephen Antonakos, 86, in August 2013.
Some City Tech alumni and still working or retired faculty and staff who were in certain areas of Brooklyn Heights and DUMBO during the 9/11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center may be eligible for a government program that will monitor their health and provide benefits if they became sick or become sick as a result of the attack.
Lionel Presume was named Chief of the Department of Public Safety in late August 2013.
City Tech's Jacqueline Anscombe and Alexandria Bottiglieri were two of just six students worldwide honored with the 2013 John and Helen Meyer Scholarship to the Live Design Broadway Sound Master Classes (BSMC).
A group of City Tech students recently presented the design work they created for the non-profit organization You Are Never Alone (YANA) at the MoMA PS1 VW Dome 2 in Rockaway Beach.
More than 100 seniors from New York City College of Technology (City Tech) and 13 city high schools were congratulated by Robert W. Walsh, Commissioner of the New York City Department of Small Business Services (SBS), for successfully completing the Scholars at Work program.
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