TV Broadcast/Radio: WFITWFIT is FIT's student-run broadcasting club. Sponsored by the FIT Student Association and generous grants from the Student-Faculty Corporation, WFIT maintains an online radio station at www.wfitnyc.com and the cable television channels 86 and 87, which program campus events and student-produced videos. WFIT is open to all FIT students and is a great place to gain vital experience in all areas of broadcast operations including sales, promotion, music programming, audio and video production, and more.
Advisor: Michael Cokkinos, Michael_Cokkinos@fitnyc.edu, 212 217.4476
Newspaper: W27W27 is FIT's college newspaper. It is created and produced monthly by the students of FIT who are involved in all aspects of production: journalism, editing, layout, budget, promotion, advertising, etc. It is also available online at www.w27newspaper.com. The paper serves as the voice of the student body and covers topics of interest to the college community. The content highlights college issues and entertainment, as well as New York City and national news. All full- and part-time students are invited to participate in the organization, which meets weekly during common hour in their office space located on the seventh floor of the David Dubinsky Student Center. Freedom of Press is protected by the editorial board and FITSA. The paper is funded by FITSA and is distributed free of charge to the college community.
Advisor: John Simone, firstname.lastname@example.org, 212 217.4484
Yearbook: PortfolioA student staff produces the FIT yearbook, Portfolio. The club does all of the pre-production work necessary to prepare the book for the printer. Its members discuss and determine concept and design, then create the cover, plan sections of the book, and layout each section. Staff photographers take many of the photographs that appear in the yearbook. Portfolio gives student designers, photographers, and artists the opportunity to work on a real project from beginning to end and then share then it with the entire FIT community.
Advisor: Matthew Petrunia, email@example.com, 212 217.5367
Creative Showcase: ICON MagazineICON Magazine showcases the creativity of FIT students in all majors and is distributed to students, faculty, and industry and alumni professionals. The student staff of ICON is responsible for selecting work for the magazine and website, designing both, and overseeing the printing and distribution of the magazine. In the process, they gain experience in design, photography, editing, printing, and leadership. ICON is available throughout campus and online at www.iconmagazinefit.com. Copies may be obtained through the Department of Student Life.
Advisor: Doug Clouse, Doug_Clouse@fitnyc.edu.
FIT HandbookThe Handbook is distributed each year to FIT students in August and early September. It can be picked up in the Student Life Office, Room A713. The FIT Handbook contains the FIT directory, the Student Rights and Responsibilities Manual, and calendars with important dates and college events.
Advisor: Ron Bacsa, Ronald_Bacsa@fitnyc.edu, 212 217.5634