Feature Stories

Past stories tagged with "engineering"

Alumni Profile
October 12, 2007
When he was a senior at NJIT, Gian Francisco (2007) led a student team that won a nation wide engineering contest. Sponsored by IBM and the History Channel, the contest asked students to design... read more!
Scene & Heard
September 26, 2007
Every day, around noon, Arif Arifi visits the university gym. In the back of the gym is a big red mat, where he likes to warm up.     He turns on his boom box and starts... read more!
Alumni Profile
September 12, 2007
Biren Bhatt (2005) was one of the brightest and most compassionated students ever to attend NJIT. He graduated in just three years with a perfect grade point average: a 4.0. Thanks to an... read more!
Scene & Heard
June 28, 2007
Military inspectors are coming to interrogate a team of NJIT students – and their robot.The students built a robotic car that can navigate city streets without a driver. They’ve... read more!
Scene & Heard
April 30, 2007
A team of NJIT students has won a nation-wide engineering contest for proposing ways to provide electricity to New York City in the next century.The contest was sponsored by IBM and The History... read more!
Scene & Heard
April 30, 2007
An NJIT student has won a Goldwater Scholarship, one of the nation's most prestigious prizes, for researching the sun’s effects on global warming. Mohammad Naqvi competed against 1,000... read more!
Scene & Heard
April 19, 2007
For students, Lisa Simone is a dream professor.She uses the latest technology to teach her classes and her students work in teams on hands-on projects. She arrived for a recent class, for... read more!
Student Profile
March 22, 2007
Four years ago, Britain Materek earned a degree in economics. He liked economics well enough, but after he graduated, he realized what he loved best was civil engineering.So he enrolled at NJIT... read more!
Student Profile
March 19, 2007
When Matthew Schaefer was a freshman, he set himself a lofty goal. In four years, he’d graduate from NJIT with a perfect grade-point average -- a 4.0.Now, as graduation nears,... read more!
Student Profile
March 14, 2007
When David Nare was six months old, his parents had to leave him.They left him in Zimbabwe, their war-torn homeland, to come to the West where they hoped to establish a better life for... read more!