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On 16th January Dimitris Chionis, MSc in Human Factors in Aviation (University of Coventry) and PhD candidate (University of Bolton) led a workshop for New York College students entitled "Psychology and Aviation Psychology: Bridging the Gap through Risk Perception". Participants were introduced to the basic concepts of Aviation Psychology and Human Factors, and reflected on everyday decision-making and special hazards. The highlight of the workshop was the opportunity for two volunteers to try out their risk perception skills and abilities via hazardous scenarios on a flight simulator. Dimitris' main research interests are Aviation Psychology, risk perception, risk communication, and behaviour-based...Read more
Η νέα απόφαση της ισοδυναμίας των επαγγελματικών δικαιωμάτων αποφοίτων του μεταπτυχιακού Master of Science Marine Engineering Management του University of Greenwich με τους αντίστοιχους τίτλους σπουδών που απονέμονται από τα ελληνικά κρατικά πανεπιστήμια χωρίς επιπλέον εξετάσεις ή πρακτική άσκηση έχει ήδη ανακοινωθεί στους αποφοίτους του New York College. Έως τώρα πολλά προγράμματα του New York College έχουν λάβει αναγνώριση ισοδυναμίας επαγγελματικών δικαιωμάτων και στα Βρετανικά αλλά και στα Αμερικανικά πτυχία , αναδεικνύοντας την υψηλή ποιότητα της παρεχόμενης εκπαίδευσης από το New York College. Η αναγνώριση της ισοδυναμίας των επαγγελματικών δικαιωμάτων των αποφοίτων των παραπάνω προγραμμάτων του New York College δίνει το δικαίωμα στους κατόχους των πτυχίων αυτών να εργαστούν στο δημόσιο και ιδιωτικό τομέα με τους ίδιους όρους και προϋποθέσεις που ισχύουν για τους αποφοίτους των ελληνικών κρατικών πανεπιστημίων. Αναμένονται και οι αποφάσεις για άλλα προγράμματα που προσφέρει το New York College σε συνεργασία με αναγνωρισμένα Ευρωπαϊκά και Αμερικανικά πανεπιστήμια, των οποίων οι απόφοιτοι έχουν ενδιαφερθεί να καταθέσουν αίτηση αναγνώρισης στο Συμβούλιο Αναγνώρισης Επαγγελματικών Προσόντων (ΣΑΕΠ) του Υπουργείου Παιδείας και Θρησκευμάτων.Read more
Irene Barranco Garcia - Collaborations, Compliance and Copyright Manager at the University of Greenwich visited New York College Athens and met with students currently enrolled at bachelor and master programmes of the University to guide them in using the University’s wide range of e-resources available to students in Athens.Read more
NYC Department of Psychology Seminar Series 2017-18 Dimitris Chionis, MSc Psychology and Aviation Psychology: Bridging the Gap through Risk Perception Tuesday 16 th January 2018 18:30-20:00 in A1 The talk will be in English and is free to attend. Certificates of attendance will be provided. Please confirm your participation by Monday 15 th January to Participants will have the opportunity to make links between academic research in psychology and an applied safety context. The basic concepts of Aviation Psychology and Human Factors will be introduced and participants will reflect on everyday decision-making and special hazards they will make contact...Read more
On Monday 18 th of December 2017, New York College - Thessaloniki Campus organized a seminar entitled “ TRAVEL MASSIVE: A Global Community of Travel Industry ” which took place at its premises in Thessaloniki. The event’s main speaker was Mrs. Maria Athanasopoulou , Chapter Leader of Travel Massive Thessaloniki & Northern Greece. Travel Massive is the world's largest open community of travel industry insiders, leaders & innovators. It connects thousands of travel insiders to meet, learn and collaborate at free events all around the world. Since its launch in January 2015, continued to develop the platform's features and have...Read more
Dr. Dimitris Karagiannis, the well known writer, psychiatrist, psychotherapist, founder of the therapeutic and training institute Antistixi in Athens, was invited to talk to Dr. Elena Kagiafa's class of Studies in Communication (University of Greenwich bachelors degree programme) on the 14/12/17, Amalias campus in Athens. Our event was a huge success with students from different degrees and other faculty members joining as well. Emotions were on stage for us that day. Dr. Karagiannis embarked us on a tumultuous voyage into a whole world of emotions by shedding light on the unseen meaning of our emotions and by offering exceptional examples...Read more
The University of New York in Tirana member of the NYC Educational Group, takes pride in yet another achievement. On Thursday, December 7, 2017 the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Tirana bestowed upon the University of New York in Tirana the CCIT Award 2017: Most Prestigious and Successful University of the Year. The CCIT claimed that UNYT was the university that has expanded its academic cycle as a multicultural center in the region and has developed as an organization that encourages not only academia but also innovative and contemporary philosophies that facilitate student’s employment upon graduation. The University of...Read more
On Friday 8 th of December 2017, New York College - Thessaloniki Campus organized a seminar entitled “ The Secret to a Killing Job Interview (CV, LinkedIn and Interview tips) ” which took place at its premises in Thessaloniki. The event’s main speaker was Mrs. Domniki Kavatziki , Assistant Manager, Human Resources, της Deloitte Business Solutions S.A. With over 150 years of hard work and commitment to making a real difference, Deloitte has grown in scale and diversity—approximately 245,000 people in 150 countries and territories, providing audit, tax, legal, financial advisory, risk advisory, and consulting services—yet our shared culture remains...Read more
Psychotherapists Ms Kristallia Kolasi and Ms Foteini Loukarea. Art Therapy is a human service profession that utilizes art media, images, the creative art process and patient/client responses to the created product as reflections of an individual’ s development, abilities, personality, interests, concerns and conflicts. Workshop participants were provided with a range of creative materials to use and given the task of creating a piece of art that could be used to present aspects of the Self to the other workshop participants. The workshop leaders facilitated the participants in discovering the power or art as a medium of self-expression and communication...Read more
We are proud of our academic staff! Dr. Kyriaki Koukouraki p articipated as a speaker and represented New York College at the BALEAP PIM Conference on Intercultural Communication and EAP which took place at Nottingham Trent University on the 18 th November. The event was organized by BALEAP and BAAL Intercultural Communication SIG in collaboration with Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham UK The speakers who participated represented the most reputable Universities of the UK; Kings College London, Queen Mary University London, University of London, Bristol, Leeds, Reading, Birmingham, Portsmouth. Τhe keynote speaker was Prof. Adrian Holliday, Professor of Applied Linguistics and...Read more