Feature Stories

Past stories tagged with "senior"

Student Profile
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!
Student Profile
April 29, 2011
In one day Tara Rhett got two job offers, one from Pratt & Whitney and another from Dow Chemical.  She took the latter – the offer was too hard to refuse. Dow hired Tara to... read more!
Student Profile
April 11, 2011
When he was 19, Alexander Salazar left Colombia, his homeland, for America. He loved Colombia but wanted to pursue his dream: to attend a U.S. university and one day earn an engineering degree.... read more!
Scene & Heard
May 28, 2010
Akash Shukla stopped growing at 16. It’s not unusual to stop growing at that age. But what was unusual, in his case, was his final height: 4 feet eleven inches tall. As a boy, Akash... read more!
Scene & Heard
May 10, 2010
For the fifth year in a row, the NJIT Steel Bridge Team took first place in the Metropolitan Region’s Steel Bridge Competition.The team further distinguished itself this year by winning... read more!
Student Profile
May 3, 2010
Each year, the Newark College of Engineering (NCE) gives the Innovation in Design Award to an engineering student who has excelled as a designer. This year, NCE gave the award to Giancarlo... read more!
Scene & Heard
January 28, 2010
NJIT, one of the most diverse campuses in the nation, has dozens of Haitian students, all of whose lives were uprooted by the earthquake. Yet all of them are coping.Consider, for instance, Chris... read more!
Student Profile
December 1, 2009
Silvia Mendes (2010), a senior at NJIT, wants to get a doctorate in history. One day, she’d like to work as a history professor.  She’d also like to do historical research.... read more!
Scene & Heard
October 28, 2009
Most NJIT students love computing, may it be the artistic side or the more analytical side.  And some students call upon both sides of computing to design their own videogames. Up until now,... 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!