Jan 27, 2019 2:00 PM

Middle and high school students and their families are invited to join us for a special information session at The Times Building. Join us to meet our experts, ask questions and learn from program directors about our 2019 summer programs designed to inspire students and broaden their perspectives. R.S.V.P. soon, as space is limited.  To learn more about our programs, visit nytimes.com/studentjourneys.

Feb 07, 2019 7:00 PM

Middle and high school students and their families are invited to join us for a special information session at The Times Building. Join us to meet our experts, ask questions and learn from program directors about our 2019 summer programs designed to inspire students and broaden their perspectives. R.S.V.P. soon, as space is limited.  To learn more about our programs, visit nytimes.com/studentjourneys.

Jan 25, 2019 6:00 PM

Join us for our first event of the New Year on YOTEL New York's winter-fied rooftop.Mingle, make new friends and warm up with a Hot Toddy, just minutes away from the Javitz Center.This month's event will be co-hosted by the female-powered Travel Italian Style and The Travel Women. See you all there!All the Best,Janelle, Annie, Nikki, Pam, Mora.k.a your YTP-NY team YTP DRINK PRICES $8 House Wine $8 "42nd Street Hot Toddy" HOW TO GET THERE Just a few minutes walk from the N, W, R, Q, 7, 1, 2, 3 & S trains and a 10min walk (or 6 min cab ride) from the Jacob Javitz Center. ABOUT YOTEL NEW YORK YOTEL New York offers a comfortable, lively and tech friendly atmosphere at an affordable price. Premium Queen Cabins come with the signature ‘SMARTBED’ featuring Serta mattresses as well as free Wi-Fi  everywhere. Guests can take advantage of the onsite restaurant ‘Green Fig’ and Terrace space for personal or client entertainment.

Feb 05, 2019 7:15 PM

PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE DETAILS BEFORE YOU REGISTER TO SEE IF THIS EVENT IS A GOOD FIT FOR YOU. SEATS ARE LIMITED! DO NOT WASTE TIME TO REGISTER IF YOU DO NOT PLAN ON ATTENDING. THIS EVENT IS FOR THOSE WHO HAVE A LOVE AND PASSION FOR TRAVEL!  MONETIZE YOUR PASSION – HOW TO TURN YOUR PASSION INTO PROFIT I define the phrase as doing what you enjoy and making money from it. Ask yourself, what would you rather be doing? How would you prefer to spend the workday? What would make you look forwards to Mondays or ANY day for that matter? What if I said you could turn your hobby, interest, or passion into extra income or even a full-time gig? It’s possible. Hundreds of thousands of people have done it. In fact, I’ve done it, and I believe you can too. I believe you want to be in charge of your own income. I believe you want to be happy in your work. I believe you want to be an entrepreneur. Yup. An entrepreneur. It’s a big leap, but at this event we break it all down...a road map to turning your passion into profit!  WHO IS THIS EVENT FOR? For anyone who loves to TRAVEL!! Women and men, people interested in seeing the globe, travel enthusiast, wanderlust, passion filled individuals and explorers of today, from ACROSS the world… Open minded, motivated individuals, serious about seeking change and ready to be educated about the industry of TRAVEL! Like-minded people who love and share the same quest for travel. A passion and desire to travel more or want to start traveling. Who has a desire to achieve their goals, realize their dreams; create a purpose driven, passion filled life of fun, freedom, and fulfillment and have no regrets at the end of life’s journey. Those wanting to fulfill their travel goals and dreams. Individuals who want to live life to the fullest, outgoing, social, like making new friends and meeting new people! My goal is to unite and expand with those who want to SEE THE WORLD! Live the impossible! Living the life, you want on your own terms without waiting on others to do so. If this is YOU! Don't wait!! Want to know exactly how I do it? Well click here to select a date and LEARN MORE on how YOU can TURN YOUR PASSION INTO PROFIT too! Register NOW to reserve your seat and I will send you a welcome email. Read my brief bio below. I look forward to connecting with you! -Vanita

Feb 09, 2019 10:30 AM

Interested students and parents are invited to join us for a presentation about our 2019 New York Times Student Journeys summer programs for middle and high school students. This presentation is hosted by a Student Journeys alumni family and our travel provider, Putney Student Travel. Meet with a program director, ask questions, see photos, hear stories from the field, connect with alumni and learn about the Times experts who join each trip. R.S.V.P. soon, as space is limited. Location details and more information will be sent to attendees prior to the presentation. To learn more about our programs, visit nytimes.com/studentjourneys.

May 05, 2019 8:00 AM

StrongFirst Bodyweight Course—New York, NY The StrongFirst Bodyweight Course teaches you how to get a powerlifting-quality strength workout, anytime, anywhere, and using only your bodyweight as resistance You will be able to get and stay strong, even if you are traveling or have no access to equipment. These stripped-down strength principles have a great range of applications towards lifting various implements and generating force in athletic skills. You will also learn a number of variations to help you one-day accomplish these movements, making this Course ideal for students of all fitness, skill, and experience levels. Please visit our StrongFirst Bodyweight Course info page for more details.   COMBO COURSE DISCOUNT: Get 2-days of StrongFirst Courses—Kettlebell and Bodyweight—and maximize your strength potential! **Receive a $50 discount for the NYC Kettlebell Course when you’ve registered for this Bodyweight  Course! Sign up for only $249. The discount link will be sent in the registration confirmation email.   LOCATION Crunch Fitness 1109 2nd Ave New York, NY 10022 SCHEDULESunday, May 5, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT) COURSE INSTRUCTOR TBA CONTACT Email us with any questions. Cancellation and Refund Policy Registration fees are non-refundable. No refunds will be granted. Exceptional circumstances will be reviewed and determined on a case-by-case basis by StrongFirst, Inc. Registrants may transfer their registration to another person for no fee.

Jul 21, 2019 8:00 AM

StrongFirst Bodyweight Course—New York, NY The StrongFirst Bodyweight Course teaches you how to get a powerlifting-quality strength workout, anytime, anywhere, and using only your bodyweight as resistance You will be able to get and stay strong, even if you are traveling or have no access to equipment. These stripped-down strength principles have a great range of applications towards lifting various implements and generating force in athletic skills. You will also learn a number of variations to help you one-day accomplish these movements, making this Course ideal for students of all fitness, skill, and experience levels. Please visit our StrongFirst Bodyweight Course info page for more details.   COMBO COURSE DISCOUNT: Get 2-days of StrongFirst Courses—Kettlebell and Bodyweight—and maximize your strength potential! **Receive a $50 discount for the NYC Kettlebell Course when you’ve registered for this Bodyweight  Course! Sign up for only $249. The discount link will be sent in the registration confirmation email.   LOCATION Crunch Fitness 1109 2nd Ave New York, NY 10022 SCHEDULESunday, July 21, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT) COURSE INSTRUCTOR TBA CONTACT Email us with any questions. Cancellation and Refund Policy Registration fees are non-refundable. No refunds will be granted. Exceptional circumstances will be reviewed and determined on a case-by-case basis by StrongFirst, Inc. Registrants may transfer their registration to another person for no fee.

Oct 06, 2019 8:00 AM

StrongFirst Bodyweight Course—New York, NY The StrongFirst Bodyweight Course teaches you how to get a powerlifting-quality strength workout, anytime, anywhere, and using only your bodyweight as resistance You will be able to get and stay strong, even if you are traveling or have no access to equipment. These stripped-down strength principles have a great range of applications towards lifting various implements and generating force in athletic skills. You will also learn a number of variations to help you one-day accomplish these movements, making this Course ideal for students of all fitness, skill, and experience levels. Please visit our StrongFirst Bodyweight Course info page for more details.   COMBO COURSE DISCOUNT: Get 2-days of StrongFirst Courses—Kettlebell and Bodyweight—and maximize your strength potential! **Receive a $50 discount for the NYC Kettlebell Course when you’ve registered for this Bodyweight  Course! Sign up for only $249. The discount link will be sent in the registration confirmation email.   LOCATION Crunch Fitness 1109 2nd Ave New York, NY 10022 SCHEDULESunday, October 6, 2019 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT) COURSE INSTRUCTOR TBA CONTACT Email us with any questions. Cancellation and Refund Policy Registration fees are non-refundable. No refunds will be granted. Exceptional circumstances will be reviewed and determined on a case-by-case basis by StrongFirst, Inc. Registrants may transfer their registration to another person for no fee.

Feb 23, 2019 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a run-of-the-mill training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. Our classes have High Pass rate ! REGARDING COURSE: Based on version 4.6 of SAFe Applying the Scrum Master role within a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) enterprise with SAFe® 4 Scrum Master Certification Summary In this two-day course, attendees will gain an understanding of the role of a Scrum Master in a SAFe enterprise. Unlike traditional Scrum Master training that focuses on the fundamentals of team-level Scrum, the SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of the Scrum Master in the context of the entire enterprise, and prepares attendees to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. This includes learning the key components of Agile at scale development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute Iteration Planning. Attendees will also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teams to deliver the maximum business value at scale. SAFe 4 Scrum Master (SSM) certification signifies that people are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing their value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe. Attending this course prepares individuals to take the SAFe 4 Scrum Master exam to receive the SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certification. Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe® Scrum Master, attendees should be able to: Describe Scrum in a SAFe enterpriseFacilitate Scrum eventsFacilitate effective Iteration executionSupport effective Program Increment executionSupport relentless improvementCoach Agile teams for maximum business resultsSupport DevOps implementationTopics Covered In this course attendees will: Introducing Scrum in SAFeCharacterizing the role of the Scrum MasterExperiencing Program Increment planningFacilitating Iteration executionFinishing the Program IncrementCoaching the Agile teamWhat Attendees Get The class registration includes: Printed workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM) examOne-year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course to qualify for the exam.Audience The following individuals will benefit from this course: New Scrum Masters who need to perform the roleExisting Scrum Masters who would like to understand their role in the context of a SAFe enterpriseTeam Leads who want to understand the Scrum Master roleSAFe Release Train Engineers who want to coach Scrum Masters on their role Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® Scrum Master (SSM) certification exam: Familiarity with Agile concepts and principlesAwareness of Scrum, Kanban, and eXtreme Programming (XP)Working knowledge of software and hardware development processesSAFe Certification Kit SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certificationSAFe Certification KitAttendees who pass the exam will receive: A SAFe Scrum Master certificateA one-year certified membership as a SAFe Scrum MasterA SAFe Scrum Master branding kit with the SSM certification markSAFe 4 Scrum Master digital badge to promote your accomplishment onlineAnnual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned.Renewal fee: $100 Exam Details Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Scrum Master ExamExam Format: Multiple choice; Multiple selectExam Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timedExam Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Scrum Master courseExam cost – First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.Exam Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the examNumber of Questions: 45Passing Score: 33 out of 45 (73%)Language – EnglishRetake policy – Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact [email protected] for any retake questions.Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certificationsAttendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum AllianceYour ticket also pays for a SAFe workbook, exam fee, and lunch. For more information, contact [email protected] Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration greater than 14 days from the start of the course, your refund request will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, your only option is to change to any another LeanAgileSolution course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued, and no changes are allowed.

Feb 04, 2019 9:00 AM

Travel & Scholarship promotional pricing available!! - Email [email protected] for details. We are not a run-of-the-mill training and consulting company. We are in-the-trenches type of individuals who have gotten their hands dirty in both large organizations and successful startups.  We are not purists, we don't do textbook style coaching and training. We believe in result-driven pragmatic approaches based on our past track record. In our training classes, we focus more on real world examples for exercises that will help you in your day-to-day activities at work. Our classes have High Pass rate ! REGARDING COURSE: Applying the Scrum Master role within a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) enterprise with SAFe® 4 Scrum Master CertificationBased on the latest version 4.6 of SAFe Summary In this two-day course, attendees will gain an understanding of the role of a Scrum Master in a SAFe enterprise. Unlike traditional Scrum Master training that focuses on the fundamentals of team-level Scrum, the SAFe Scrum Master course explores the role of the Scrum Master in the context of the entire enterprise, and prepares attendees to successfully plan and execute the Program Increment (PI), the primary enabler of alignment throughout all levels of a SAFe organization. This includes learning the key components of Agile at scale development, how Scrum is facilitated throughout the enterprise, and how to execute Iteration Planning. Attendees will also discover how to build high performing Agile teams by becoming a servant leader and coach, and how to coach those teams to deliver the maximum business value at scale. SAFe 4 Scrum Master (SSM) certification signifies that people are prepared to perform the role of Scrum Master in a SAFe environment, increasing their value to teams and organizations that are implementing SAFe. Attending this course prepares individuals to take the SAFe 4 Scrum Master exam to receive the SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certification. Learning Goals To perform the role of a SAFe® Scrum Master, attendees should be able to: Describe Scrum in a SAFe enterpriseFacilitate Scrum eventsFacilitate effective Iteration executionSupport effective Program Increment executionSupport relentless improvementCoach Agile teams for maximum business resultsSupport DevOps implementationTopics Covered In this course attendees will: Introducing Scrum in SAFeCharacterizing the role of the Scrum MasterExperiencing Program Increment planningFacilitating Iteration executionFinishing the Program IncrementCoaching the Agile teamWhat Attendees Get The class registration includes: Printed workbookPreparation and eligibility to take the SAFe® 4 Scrum Master (SSM) examOne-year membership to the SAFe Community PlatformCourse certificate of completionAttendees must attend both days of the course to qualify for the exam.Audience The following individuals will benefit from this course: New Scrum Masters who need to perform the roleExisting Scrum Masters who would like to understand their role in the context of a SAFe enterpriseTeam Leads who want to understand the Scrum Master roleSAFe Release Train Engineers who want to coach Scrum Masters on their role Prerequisites All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, the following prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take the SAFe® Scrum Master (SSM) certification exam: Familiarity with Agile concepts and principlesAwareness of Scrum, Kanban, and eXtreme Programming (XP)Working knowledge of software and hardware development processesSAFe Certification Kit SAFe Scrum Master (SSM) certificationSAFe Certification KitAttendees who pass the exam will receive: A SAFe Scrum Master certificateA one-year certified membership as a SAFe Scrum MasterA SAFe Scrum Master branding kit with the SSM certification markSAFe 4 Scrum Master digital badge to promote your accomplishment onlineAnnual Renewal Membership renewals are one year from the date certification is earned.Renewal fee: $100 Exam Details Exam Name: SAFe® 4 Scrum Master ExamExam Format: Multiple choice; Multiple selectExam Delivery: Web-based (single-browser), closed book, no outside assistance, timedExam Access: Candidates can access the exam within the SAFe Community Platform upon completion of the SAFe 4 Scrum Master courseExam cost – First exam attempt is included as part of the course registration fee if the exam is taken within 30 days of course completion. Each retake attempt costs $50.Exam Duration: Once the exam begins, candidates have 90 minutes (1.5 hours) to complete the examNumber of Questions: 45Passing Score: 33 out of 45 (73%)Language – EnglishRetake policy – Second attempt on exam (first retake) can be done immediately after first attempt. Third attempt requires a 10-day wait. Fourth attempt requires a 30-day wait. Contact [email protected] for any retake questions.Professional Development Units (PDUs) and Scrum Education Units (SEUs) Attendees may be eligible to apply for 15 PDUs toward their continuing education requirements with the Project Management Institute (PMI) for PMP, PgMP, and PMI-ACP certificationsAttendees may be eligible to apply for SEUs under Category C, toward earning or renewing their CSP through Scrum AllianceYour ticket also pays for a SAFe workbook, exam fee, and lunch. For more information, contact [email protected] Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration greater than 14 days from the start of the course, your refund request will be assessed a $150 processing charge. For cancellations between 8 and 14 days from the start of the course, your only option is to change to any another LeanAgileSolution course of equal or lesser value. For cancellations 7 days or less from the start of the course, no refunds will be issued, and no changes are allowed.

Jan 31, 2019 6:00 PM

Come watch the New Jersey Devils take on the New York Rangers on Thursday, January 31 at 7pm at the Prudential Center. Tickets are $25 and go on sale Sunday, January 13 at noon and 6pm.  Ticket Includes:Round Trip Transportation Ticket in sections 209 and 210 Travel Information:Arrive to the side of the Rec Center (by WSOU) by 5:45pm to load the bus. The bus will leave at 6:00pm.  NHL games typically last 2 hours and 20 minutes, so our 10pm end time is an estimate. We will depart the Prudential Center when the hockey game is over. Fine Print The event is made possible by the Student Activities Fee and is for current SHU students onlyLimit ONE (1) ticket per student Students must fill out the SAB Travel Waiver form prior to loading the bus at: https://setonhall.formstack.com/forms/sab_travel_trip_waiver This event is for Seton Hall undergraduate students onlyStudents must show valid SHU ID before getting on the busStudents are required to ride the bus to the venueThere are no refunds The Student Activities Board travel policy can be found at: https://www13.shu.edu/offices/student-life/upload/SAB-Ticket-and-Transportation-Policy.pdf.

May 26, 2019 3:00 PM

"GOAT YOGA IS THE PEANUT BUTTER AND JELLY OF DREAM LIFE COMBINATIONS."– CNN NY Goat Yoga is NY's first-ever goat yoga business, bringing joy and wellness to the New York community since 2017! What is Goat Yoga?  Well, it's just like a regular yoga, with stretching, postures and breathing, except with adorable and friendly goats wandering around, jumping on you as you "downward dog", trying to kiss your face and possibly nipping at your yoga pants.  Goat yoga is part of a growing trend of including friendly animals in human exercise routines.  It's healthy, it's therapeutic and it's loads of fun. NY Goat Yoga and their adorable (and pretty famous) goats have been featured on Dr. Oz, The Untitled Action Bronson Show, Inside Edition, Daybreaker NYC, WPIX11, Cycle of Health, Self Magazine Online, BInspired In-Flight Magazine, Jessie On A Journey Travel Blog, Nippon Television Network, International News Report, The Daily Star, Hometown Oneonta, Exploring Upstate New York Blog, The Points Guy Travel Blog and many more! Classes will be led by Kelly Morrissey, or Vanessa Pellegrino, both experienced and certified Yoga Instructors. 45 minute class followed by 15 minutes of selfies and posed shots.  50 spots per class. $25 per spot. Classes are held outdoors weather permitting. Classes are moved indoors in case of rain. Check our website for schedule of themed classes and special events. Please bring your own mat or towel. Bring a water bottle. No refunds or make-up classes unless class is cancelled by us. We have indoor restrooms. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes.   Wear a shirt that completely covers your back since goat hooves can scratch (just a little.) The yoga will be designed for BEGINNERS and experienced yogis.  Feel free to rest if you need to. Feel free to take Goat Selfies. Children 12 years + are welcome and should be able to make it through an hour long yoga class. Only those people participating in the class and who have paid for a spot can come. More info on WWW.NYGOATYOGA.COM - look for our special events, overnight retreats and themed class dates, and sign up for our announcements/newsletter. 2019 SUNDAY SCHEDULE: May 12, 2019 - NO CLASS - MOTHER’S DAY May 19, 2019 - Goat Yoga & Wine Tasting ($40pp)  May 26, 2019 - Classic Goat Yoga ($25pp) ** June 2, 2019 - Classic Goat Yoga ($25pp) June 9, 2019 - NY Goat Yoga’s Birthday Celebration - We’re 3! ($45pp) June 16, 2019 - NO CLASS - FATHER’S DAY June 23, 2019 - Goat Yoga & Wine Tasting ($40pp) June 30, 2019 - Classic Goat Yoga ($25pp) July 7, 2019 - Red, White & Blue Day - our goats will be wearing America’s colors in celebration of our nation’s birthday! ($25pp) July 14, 2019 - Disco-themed Goat Yoga - think… goat yoga meets Studio 54 ($25pp) July 21, 2019 - Goat Yoga & Wine Tasting ($40pp) July 28, 2019 - Classic Goat Yoga ($25pp) August 4, 2019 - Beach Party - our goats will be outfitted in beach gear in celebration of summer ($25pp) August 11, 2019 - Classic Goat Yoga ($25pp) ** August 18, 2019 - Beach Party - our goats will be outfitted in beach gear in celebration of summer ($25pp) August 25, 2019 - Goat Yoga & Wine Tasting ($40pp) September 1, 2019 - NO CLASS - LABOR DAY September 8, 2019 - Pajama Day - wear your pj’s to class, the goats will be wearing theirs. ($25pp) September 15, 2019 - FALL FESTIVAL: Goat yoga, apple picking, hayrides, and HARD CIDER!!  ($50pp) September 22, 2019 - Goat Yoga & Wine Tasting ($40pp) September 29, 2019 - Fall Sweater Day - our goats will be in full fall gear ($25pp) October 6, 2019 - Pajama Day - wear your pj’s to class, the goats will be wearing theirs. ($25pp) October 13, 2019 - GOATOBERFEST! Goat yoga, pumpkin picking, hayrides, and BEER!!  ($50pp) October 20, 2019 - Pajama Day - wear your pj’s to class, the goats will be wearing theirs. ($25pp) October 27, 2019 - Halloween Goat Yoga - the goat with the best costume wins!! ($25pp)  LOOK OUT FOR OUR ONCE A MONTH "GOAT YOGA & WINE" CLASS (www.NYGoatYoga.com) SUMMER THURSDAYS AT 6PM - "GOAT YOGA & HAPPY HOUR" (www.NYGoatYoga.com)