NYU ITE Student Chapter Wins Top Prizes
The NYU Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) student chapter received both the inaugural ITE Student Chapter Momentum Award and the 2019 ITE Student Chapter Award, selected out of over 150 student chapters worldwide.The NYU ITE Student Chapter was declared the winner along the following core criteria:
- Chapter Administration
- Networking Events
- Leadership Development
- K-12 STEM Outreach
- New Member Recruitment
- Diversity and Inclusion
- Training/Professional Development
- Field Trips/Technical Tours and Service Projects
The 2019-2020 school year has been full of success for the ITE Student Chapter at New York University. Major highlights include:
NYU-ITE also won the inaugural Student Chapter Momentum Award, which is meant to recognize a student chapter that has experienced the greatest momentum (or most improvement) in the past year. The award was given to the ITE Student Chapter that addresses specific improvements and/or special efforts in the above core areas. Over the past year, the NYU-ITE student organization has participated, in and hosted many events, which has led to increased an profile among the transportation professional community in New York City. Great efforts were undertaken specifically towards increased attendance at meetings, student development of the technical skills required to succeed in their internships or places of work and applying knowledge learned from ITE presentations and Chapter-provided resources.
NYU ITE will be honored during the Institute of Transportation’s biggest event of the year—ITE’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition. This year’s conference will be held in a highly interactive virtual event format that will take place over the first three weeks of August. The organization’s achievements will also be mentioned in ITE Special Edition Spotlite, in ITE Journal, and other outlets.
The annual report detailing more of the Chapter’s activities for the 2019-2020 year is located here.
This is the first time a student club from New York State has won the award. Congratulations to the NYU ITE Student Chapter on their international recognition!
NYU-ITE E-board 2018-2019
NYU-ITE E-board 2019-2020
Faculty Advisor for ITE-NYU Student Chapter: Jack Bringardner