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!
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!
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!
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!
March 2, 2011
Karisa Schreck, who graduated from NJIT when she was 18, is now in her last year of medical school at Johns Hopkins.She’s been at Hopkins for seven years, but she’s studying more than... 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!
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!