Past Stories

September 8, 2011
During the annual fall ceremony known as Convocation, Ashish Borgaonkar will receive a Presidential Leadership Award. The award recognizes student leaders who've improved campus life.Ashish... read more!
September 1, 2011
NJIT senior Muhammad Elgammal worked this summer as an intern for the Port Authority, and as such he got to work on the reconstruction of the World Trade Center (WTC) site.“When I first... read more!
August 4, 2011
Diya Abdeljabbar is doing many interesting things at Princeton University.He is doing research that could result in major scientific breakthroughs such as the basis for making better... read more!
August 2, 2011
It was when she enrolled in graduate school that Gloria Portocarrero realized how lucky she was to have a Gates Scholarship.  The Gates scholarship, which paid for her undergraduate studies,... read more!
August 2, 2011
The second-richest man in the world pays for Elaine Gomez to attend NJIT.Elaine is a Gates Millennium Scholar, which means Bill Gates, by way of his foundation, pays her tuition.  Elaine, a... read more!
August 1, 2011
Ben Gross is a Digital Design major with an artist’s imagination.  For one class project, he was asked to illustrate a scene from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.  Inspired by... read more!
July 18, 2011
After graduating in 2005 with a degree in mechanical engineering, Corina Koca started work as an aerospace engineer for NASA.She works for the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt... read more!
July 18, 2011
Louis Lanzerotti has made major contributions to America’s space program, both as a policy expert and as a scientist.  And one of his largest policy contributions was in deciding how... read more!
July 13, 2011
Sara Rin makes shoes out of soda cans, foldable whisks and paper cutouts that look like modern sculpture.She did all three projects for class. Sara is an industrial design major, the curriculum... read more!
June 29, 2011
The Newark College of Engineering (NCE) offers first-generation college students a practical education.  And for many NCE students, that practical education, when combined with hard work,... read more!