New York City College of Technology

Effects of Simulated ‘Dirty Bomb’ on NYC Subway, Streets Studied by City Tech and Other Students, Brookhaven Lab and NYPD

November 14, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

New York City College of Technology (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 including The City University of New York (CUNY) participated in this cutting-edge research as summer […]

Restorative Dentistry Hosts Northeastern Gnathological Society Fall 2013 Meeting

November 13, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

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

November 13, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

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 award winners. The nine winners were selected by the Intern Committee chaired by Assemblymember Deborah J. Glick, A.D. 66, who also chairs the Committee on […]

City Tech to Celebrate the Life of Michele Forsten at Memorial Service on November 20

November 8, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

The students, faculty and staff of New York City College of Technology will celebrate the life of Michele Forsten, City Tech’s director of communications, at a 1:30 p.m. Memorial Service on November 20. Ms. Forsten, 59, passed away on October 22 following a brief illness.

Professor Emeritus Jesse McCarroll Named Recipient of NABSE Lifetime Achievement Award

November 6, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

Professor Emeritus of Music Jesse McCarroll has been named recipient of the National Alliance of Black School Educators’ (NABSE) 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award.

City Tech Dental Hygiene Lecturer Represents ADHA on National Bilingual Radio Media Tour

October 29, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

The American Dental Hygienists Association’s (ADHA) 2013 observance of National Dental Hygiene Month (NDHM) in October featured a national bilingual radio media tour that centered on the importance of proper dental hygiene. Representing ADHA on the October 2 radio media tour was ADHA President Denise Bowers, RDH, PhD, and Diana Macri, RDH, BSDH, Ms. Ed., […]

City Tech Graduate Jay Gropen Wins First Prize in NFOS College Bowl

October 29, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

Jay Gropen, now a graduate of City Tech’s Vision Care Technology program, is shown here with Professor Kimberly Strickler (left) and National Federation of Opticianry Schools (NFOS) President Kristi Green (right). Gropen walked away with the $500 first prize in the NFOS College Bowl. The competition was held in September 2013 at the ABO-NCLE Conference […]

City Tech to Break Ground on New Academic Complex

October 21, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

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

November 4 Black Solidarity Day Celebration

October 21, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

Hosted by the Department of African American Studies, the 2013 Black Solidarity Day celebration at New York City College of Technology on November 4, from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m., in the Atrium Amphitheater, 300 Jay Street (at Tillary), Downtown Brooklyn, will feature a talk by award-winning author, journalist, professor and lecturer Farai Chideya, who will […]

City Tech’s Entertainment Technology Department Wins ‘Blue Ribbon’ Editor’s Choice Award at Maker Faire

October 2, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

For the second year in a row, City Tech’s Department of Entertainment Technology projects display won a Blue Ribbon Editor’s Choice award at the Maker Faire New York. This award is given “to the Makers that have demonstrated great creativity, ingenuity and innovation for their Maker Faire project. This year’s Entertainment Technology display featured two […]

Sirona Training for Department of Restorative Dentistry Faculty Members

October 1, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

On September 21 and 22, 2013, Thomas Nieting, CDT, Cerec inLab trainer and business consultant, presented hands-on CAD/CAM instruction to the faculty of the Department of Restorative Dentistry. The training sessions allowed the educators to familiarize themselves with equipment, materials and design techniques used to create dental restorations with the latest CAD/CAM offered by Sirona. […]

City Tech’s Gravesend Inn: A Haunted Hotel to Run October 24 through November 2

September 25, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

Prepare to be scared silly! 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. This theme-park-quality Halloween attraction has been thrilling thousands of children and adults alike since […]

City Tech Interns Partner with High Tech Firms

September 17, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

Downtown Brooklyn is becoming a hub for tech firms more rapidly 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 […]

City Tech’s Disaster Recovery Expert Illya Azaroff Helps Prepare New Yorkers for Hurricane Season

July 30, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

With hurricane season upon us,City Tech’s Illya Azaroff needs to empty his voicemail inbox at least once a day. His expertise in disaster recovery, resilience and rebuilding, and his activity in the post-Hurricane Sandy recovery campaign have made him increasingly popular with government officials, architects and engineers.

Two City Tech Students Hailed As Promising Sound Designers with Scholarship to Attend Broadway Master Classes

July 23, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

New York City College of Technology’s (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).

City Tech Students Help Rockaway Non-Profit Create Visual Identity

June 24, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

A group of students from New York City College of Technology (City Tech) 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.

City Tech’s Professor Einbinder Wins Award for Interactive Video Puppet

June 10, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

Cory Einbinder has parlayed his fascination with how puppets can interact with live performers by designing one that took top honors at the United States Institute for Theatre Technology’s 2013 Tech Expo recently held in Milwaukee, WI.

City Tech’s 2013 Salutatorian Jessica Castillo Aims for Future in Historic Preservation

May 9, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

Brooklyn, NY — When she was a little girl creating houses and pyramids with blocks and Legos, Jessica Castillo loved being a builder. “I was constant thinking about constructing things,” explains Jessica Castillo, the New York City College of Technology’s (City Tech’s) 2013 Salutatorian (second in the graduating class). Castillo, 25, who will receive her bachelor of technology degree in architectural technology at the City Tech commencement on June 4, has been preparing herself for a career as an architect specializing in historic preservation.

City Tech’s 2013 Valedictorian Dany Salas Does Best When Competition is Most Intense

May 9, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

When Dany Salas left the Dominican Republic for New York in January 2008 to attend college, he was uncharacteristically silent for the first couple of months in his new country. That’s because he was afraid to speak English; his thick Spanish accent wasn’t understood and he felt self-conscious. But 25-year-old Salas found a way to remedy the situation and hasn’t looked back. At New York City College of Technology’s (City Tech’s) commencement exercises on June 4, he will march at the front of his class as the College’s 2013 valedictorian.

Minority Business Development Expert David Hinson to Deliver Address at City Tech’s June 4 Commencement

May 9, 2013 | New York City College of Technology

New York City College of Technology (City Tech) will mark the annual rite of passage for graduating students at its 73rd Commencement Exercises on Tuesday, June 4, beginning at 11:30 a.m., at Jacob Javits Center North, 40th Street at 11th Avenue, Manhattan. Delivering the commencement address will be David Hinson, national director of the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), a bureau within the United States Department of Commerce.