Past stories tagged with "alumni"

Student Profile
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!
Alumni Profile
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!
Alumni Profile
June 22, 2011
During his first semester at NJIT, Wei Wang washed dishes. He had just arrived from China and needed money, so he worked as a dishwasher in the NJIT cafeteria. It was his job to take... read more!
Alumni Profile
June 22, 2011
The jobs that Joseph Fleming worked while a student in the 1970s were, to put it mildly, anything but pleasant."I had a kaleidoscope of horrific part-time jobs which included working with... read more!
Alumni Profile
May 24, 2011
While a student at NJIT, Namrata Patel had two majors -- biomedical engineering and applied math.  Most students struggle to excel in one major. She excelled in both.Namrata graduated... read more!
Alumni Profile
May 24, 2011
During his three years at NJIT, Matthew Deek merged his love of science with his affinity for the humanities.  He came to NJIT unsure of what to study, so he studied a bit of everything --... read more!
Alumni Profile
March 14, 2011
Biren Bhatt graduated six years ago and he’s already a medical doctor with enormous responsibilities. At age 27, he helps run the emergency room at New-York Presbyterian Hospital, a... read more!
Scene & Heard
December 20, 2010
After they graduated from NJIT, George Burke and Shamoon Siddiqui used to hang out in East Brunswick at the Barnes and Noble bookstore. They’d read a lot of books off the shelves that they... read more!
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!
Alumni Profile
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!