Feature Stories

Past Alumni Profile

October 20, 2010
When Divya Gathe left India for America in the summer of 2007, she had a plan: She’d get a master’s degree from NJIT, find a job in her field -- telecommunications and networking --... read more!
October 12, 2010
After he graduated from NJIT in 2008, Oscar Tapia happily took a job as an infrastructure engineer at Ernst & Young LLP. He works in the company's global Information Technology Services... read more!
August 24, 2010
When she was 23, Sharon Katzman (class of 2006) was in a car accident so severe that doctors thought she wouldn’t live through the night. The crash left her in a coma with a rash of... read more!
August 11, 2010
Chinedu Ezebuiroh, a biomedical engineering major who excelled as a researcher at NJIT, has won a fellowship to attend Stanford University, where  he’ll pursue a master’s in... read more!
June 7, 2010
Vishagan Ratnaswamy, a recent NJIT graduate who did groundbreaking research in granular science, has won a fellowship to pursue a doctorate in aeronautical engineering at the California Institute... read more!
March 23, 2010
Robert Gorman comes from a family of humble economic needs. His father was a salesman and his mother was a housewife and a book-keeper. Neither of them went to college. Both of them, though,... read more!
March 23, 2010
Joseph Gorman is a prominent surgeon and professor of surgery at the University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine.But he began his academic career at the Newark College of Engineering at NJIT.... read more!
February 25, 2010
Alex Khowaylo spent his childhood living in a displaced person’s camp in Germany.  During World War II, his father joined the Ukrainian underground and fought against the Soviet Army.... read more!
February 18, 2010
When Darlene Clovis (class of 2004) saw the destruction that the earthquake had visited upon Haiti, she knew she wanted to help.  Her parents were both born in Haiti, and though she grew up... read more!
January 13, 2010
After graduating from NJIT in 2005, Maggie Vallejos applied for the Peace Corps.  She liked to travel and to help people, so figured she could do both by joining the Peace Corps.The Peace... read more!