On Wednesday 23th of March 2016, New York College Thessaloniki organized a seminar that took place on its premises within the framework of its continuing effort to help students achieve a more effective approach and connection with the labor market.
On November 18, 2016, Ambassador Fawwaz Al - Eitan of Jordan in Greece, was the guest speaker at a lecture before the International Relations students of New York College. During the questions and answers session that followed, students under the supervision Mr. Leonidas Gontzes, Associate Dean and Head of the International Relations Department of New York College, had the opportunity to ask the Ambassador international relations-themed questions.
On Tuesday 8th November, the Department of Psychology at New York College organized the first of the monthly Psychology Invited Speaker Series for the academic year 2016-17. Ms Nefeli Koskina, MA, Play Therapist (Canterbury Christchurch University, Academy of Play and Child Psychotherapy, UK) and Counseling Psychologist (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens) trained in Person-Centered Counselling (Strathclyde University, UK) gave a talk entitled "play therapy: speaking to children in their own language".
On November 7, 2016, His Excellency Mr. Jan Bondy Ambassador of the Czech Republic in Greece, was invited by New York College to deliver a lecture on his country. During the questions and answers session that followed, students had the opportunity to ask the Ambassador questions about the Czech Republic. The Ambassador’s visit was of particular significance in light of the presence of the University of New York in Prague (UNYP), member of the New York College Educational Group, in the Czech Republic.
On October 31, 2016, Ambassador Peter Michalko of Slovakia in Greece, was the guest speaker at a lecture before the International Relations students of New York College. The lecture discussed Slovakia’s foreign affairs in the context of Slovakia holding the rotating European Union presidency this current term. During the questions and answers session that followed, students under the supervision Mr. Leonidas Gontzes, Associate Dean and Head of the International Relations Department of New York College, had the opportunity to ask the Ambassador international relations-themed questions.
New York College and University of Bolton presenting PhD and Master degrees with an impact on market, at the British Embassy in Athens
On October 7th, New York College and the University of Bolton jointly organized a successful panel discussion on: “The partnerships between Academia and the Market: the contribution of Master and PhD studies”. The event took place in the Embassy of the UK in Athens featuring Prof. Elias Siores, Provost - Research and Academic Development, University of Bolton, Mr. Yanos Gramatidis, Honorary President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Greece and Dr. Harry Grassos, MD, PhD, FESC, FAHA, Director Cardiologist GHA “KAT” and Visiting Professor at University of Bolton. The event was attended by HR executives, business leaders, graduates and students.
One more success story was added to those of New York College graduates: Lina Bikou, graduate of the BA program in International Relations of the State University of New York offered by New York College in the city of Thessaloniki, acquired with hard work and conviction what thousands of students dream to achieve.
Dr. Bernard Kouchner, Co-Founder of Doctors without borders, Founder of Doctors of the world and f. Minister of Foreign and European affairs of the French Republic, was the keynote speaker at the graduation of NYC and awarded the degrees to graduates
New York College (NYC) organized its annual Graduation Ceremony at the National Gymnastics Association in Athens. Academic representatives of partner universities awarded Graduates Bachelor's, Master, and PhD degrees, having carried out their studies entirely in Greece. These representatives included Dr. Alfred Ntoko Provost of Academic Affairs of the State University of New York-Empire State College, USA, Mr. Timothy Barry Director of Partnerships and International Faculty of Engineering and Science of the University of Greenwich, UK, the President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bolton, Professor Dr. George E. Holmes, and the Director of the undergraduate program in Management Ms. Isabelle Sole of Université Toulouse 1 Capitole, France.
Την Τρίτη 28 Ιουνίου και ώρα 19.00 στο Άτριον του New York College έλαβε χώρα εκδήλωση παρουσίασης Ιαπωνικού Τσαγιού, κατά την διάρκεια της οποίας πραγματοποιήθηκε Σεμινάριο από την Κυρία Hiroko Yoshida και τον Patissier-συνεργάτη του Στέλιου Παρλιάρου Κύριο Αντώνη Μαυρίδη. Την εκδήλωση ετίμησαν με την παρουσία τους ο Πρέσβης της Ιαπωνίας και η Κυρία Masuo Nishibayashi καθώς και η Μορφωτική Σύμβουλος της Πρεσβείας Κυρία Μao Shimizu.
University of New York in Prague member of the New York College Educational Group voted into Superbrands 2016
University of New York in Prague has won the prestigious global award - Business Superbrands 2016. This title is awarded by experts for the extraordinary results of the brand in the field of business. The winner is evaluated on areas such as brand knowledge, innovation, prestige, business results, and also the quality of the brand itself.
On Monday 13 June, New York College -Thessaloniki Campus and Biscotto welcomed a large audience at the workshop entitled “Social Media and Marketing for Tourism Businesses” which took place at Biscotto Coffee, Mediterranean Cosmos.
On May 20, 2016, Minister and Consul General, Rosario Lemque, of the Philippines in Greece, was the guest speaker at a lecture before the International Relations students of New York College, presenting her country. During the questions and answers session that followed, students under the supervision Mr. Leonidas Gontzes, Associate Dean and Head of the International Relations Department of New York College, had the opportunity to ask the Minister and Consul General international relations-themed questions.