Feature Stories

Past stories tagged with "athletics"

Student Profile
February 5, 2011
He Builds Amazing Robots, Writes Best-Selling Books and Runs FastWhen he was a boy, Jonathan Daudelin spent endless hours building LEGO robots. He was home-schooled and his parents thought his... read more!
Student Profile
October 9, 2009
Katrina Hornstein (2010) excels in kills.   It's her job as an outside hitter on the women's volleyball team to accumulate kills, which are spikes that result in points.  She's... read more!
Student Profile
July 30, 2009
UPDATE:Sabrina Baby Named to ESPN Magazine’s Academic All-America Volleyball TeamNJIT excels at helping its students find summer internships. And students who work internships are often... read more!
Alumni Profile
February 7, 2008
Karisa Solt began taking classes here when she was 14. The following year, she enrolled as a full-time student. And three years later, at 18, she became the youngest student ever to graduate from... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
January 17, 2008
When Quaison Carter was a boy, he spent a lot of time with his favorite uncle -- a six-foot-four-inch-tall man named Junior. Uncle Junior had a one-track mind: He was obsessed with business... read more!
Student Profile
November 13, 2007
Dena Baskous misses the wild open spaces of Alaska. She grew up in Anchorage, where she learned to love the manifold beauties of nature. When she was a girl, her parents often took her camping in... read more!
Scene & Heard
July 5, 2007
It’s a debate that has roiled amateur baseball leagues: namely, which is more dangerous, aluminum or wooden bats? Some New Jersey towns have banned Little League hitters from using aluminum... read more!
Student Profile
May 24, 2007
Austin DeRogatis, a scholar athlete who excelled both academically and athletically at NJIT, has been accepted at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In the fall, he’ll begin a... read more!
Student Profile
May 10, 2007
Rodrigo Correa, one of four players selected for the Division I All-Academic Team, is a definitive scholar athlete. He grew up in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and was recruited to play at NJIT.When did you... read more!
Student Profile
May 10, 2007
Greg Wagner was one of four members of the men’s volleyball team chosen for the N.C.A.A. Division 1 All-Academic Team. He plays middle blocker, where he spends most of his time aloft. And... read more!