Looking inside the glass-encased NASDAQ Trading Lab at York College

NASDAQ Trading Lab

Get advanced training in financial markets. Our lab, located inside Willman, has a smart board, real time stock information on the NASDAQ-sponsored ticker, and more.

The NASDAQ Trading Lab at York College serves as an advanced learning laboratory equipped with advanced devices, software, and services. This lab allows for undergraduate and graduate business students to obtain valuable knowledge as to how classroom theories apply in real financial markets.

The Financial Training Lab overlooks the Willman Business Center lobby, complete with a NASDAQ-sponsored ticker displaying real-time financial data and market information, and four Apple television screens displaying financial news.

This lab features 32 retractable student work stations, an instructor station, an interactive Eno "smart" board, and a four tiled touchscreen market wall. These tools will be used to allow students to monitor market trends, as well as compare commodities and stock values. Software for the purposes of investment analysis, research, and trading simulation includes Morningstar Direct, Stock Trak, and Trader Ex.

Professor Madhogarhia works with York College finance students
Professors help students analyze real-time financial data streaming into the lab.

What's Include in the Lab

  • Classroom Equipment

    Finance Lab Interior 1

    Please note: Some personal systems may require an adapter to connect to the HDMI connector in this room. Special training is required to use this room upon request.

    • Instructor‘s station
    • 32 student systems
    • Windows 7
    • Office 2010
    • Blu-ray player
    • Remotes (batteries are located at the IT Help Desk)
    • Extron touchlink controller
    • Touch screen control center
    • Printer
    • Market Wall
    • 15 amp power center and disk drive
    • Projector
    • 7 whiteboards
    • 1 Eno poly-vision board

    Special Software‌

  • Other Lab Features

    Instructor's Materials:

    Web-based resources:

    Helpful links:

Lab Access and Contact Information







Pawan Madhogarhia

Assistant Professor

Business Administration

WBC 222



Julie Sterner

Admin. Asst., Business Admin.

Business Administration

WBC 117



Nicole Sadowski

MBA Chair/ Associate Professor

Business Administration

WBC 216