This Academic ESL writing course is designed to engage students on many levels: from composing to civics and multi-modalities of learning in multilingual classrooms. Students read articles that reflect the latest discourse in urban America and they blog their responses, views and reactions. Topics include contemporary issues in sustainability, urban farming, roof-top gardens, health and financial issues, as well as community activism. Projects include web research, shared reading/writing with the paired reading class, presentations, surveys and outside civic related initiatives, interviews and visits.
This course will examine urban tourism as a vehicle of urban renewal and economic regeneration. The roles of government, business, and the community will be explored as well as issues of development, management, the environment and social equity. New York City and Brooklyn will be evaluated as models for the development, challenges and opportunities of urban tourism.
A required course for all Advertising Design and Graphic Arts students. Topics include creative user interface design and best workflow practice. Students will design a website using an XHTML template, and will develop design, typography and web programming skills. XHTML and CSS will be taught.
An overview of the history, likely directions and organizational structure of the hospitality industry and its role in local, national and global economies. Students are introduced to the nature and scope of the hospitality industry, basic terminology, management concepts, career path explorations and the department’s mission and culture.
Welcome to The Buzz, a project by your student community team. The Buzz is student blogging site dedicated to all things CityTech–from how to handle the pressures of school, to what movies to see. One of our student writers will post something three times each week, so check back often to join the discussion! And be sure to join the project to get regular updates!
The Open Road is dedicated to highlighting all things OpenLab. Check here for “This Week in the OpenLab,” a weekly blog offering news, tips, highlights, and tutorials. You can find our workshop schedule and signup for workshops here as well. The Open Road is also a place for the OpenLab community (meaning you!). We would love your feedback and insight, your comments on any post, and please send along anything on the OpenLab that you love! We are always available for any questions you might have. Email us anytime at firstname.lastname@example.org!
The purpose of this project is to create a forum to ask questions, generate discussion, and share teaching materials, resources, and ideas about teaching and learning on the OpenLab. Avatar and site header image from Flickr user opensourceway.
Each year, the English Department organizes the Literary Arts Festival. This event highlights the work of students, staff, and faculty, as well as accomplished writers outside of the City Tech community. There is also a writing competition that awards prizes to students for their winning submissions in a variety of categories, as well as to faculty and staff in their own category.
This project serves to disseminate material generated by the reading initiative of City Tech. Please feel free to contribute, discuss and take part.
The Student Government Association is the representative body for students. We are responsible for recommending student activity fee allocations, shaping policies affecting student life, coordinating extracurricular events and chartering new organizations. Feel free to contact SGA President, Lucas Almonte, with any questions, suggestions or concerns. He can be reached at SGAPresident@CityTech.Cuny.Edu If you wish to start a club on campus contact SGA Vice President, Sylwester Dombroski, at SGAVP@CityTech.Cuny.Edu
We welcome the CityTech community to learn and grow in the areas of electrical and telecommunications technology. Every semester we provide a series of seminars with speakers that present the latest research. In addition, various workshops are also provided.
ARCH FELLOWSHIP WAS CREATED WITH THE PURPOSE OF MAKING NEW FRIENDS, CONNECT WITH PEOPLE IN AND OUTSIDE OUR SCHOOL, AND TO VISIT DIFFERENT PLACES AROUND THE CITY. I THINK IT WOULD BE PRODUCTIVE FOR US, AS STUDENTS, TO GET TO KNOW OUR FELLOW CLASSMATES, BUILD A NETWORK AND SHARE THE DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEWS REGARDING ARCHITECTURE AND OTHER SUBJECTS.
Welcome to Mobile Application Developers (M.A.D.)! The mobile market is HOT! Come join the club and share ideas and create new projects! All levels of expertise are welcome!