Past stories tagged with "student"

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!
Innovations at NJIT
March 10, 2011
Design a nightclub that looks like a hurricane. Or at least design a nightclub interior that has a hurricane theme. That’s an assignment Anita Graham recently received from her... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
March 10, 2011
NJIT students like hands-on projects. They like to work in teams. And they especially like it when teams are interdisciplinary -- bringing together students with different majors.Consider, for... read more!
Scene & Heard
February 16, 2011
Sixty students pulled an all nighter. They weren’t studying. They weren’t partying. They were up making apps.The students making the apps (software applications) competed in a 24-hour... read more!
Scene & Heard
February 8, 2011
A group of NJIT students were given 48 hours to create a video game -- from scratch. They could work as a team and even get help from students from another New Jersey college.  But in the... read more!
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
January 14, 2011
Niranjan Choudhary has a mobile office, one that transports him all over America. He gets paid handsomely to stay in hotels and eat at restaurants and to visit some of America’s most... read more!
Scene & Heard
December 14, 2010
Julian Rivera, a sophomore at NJIT, believes it’s his mission in life to help people: especially poor people living in undeveloped parts of the world.After his freshman year in high school,... read more!
Student Profile
December 14, 2010
On what he describes as the best day of his life, Balavignesh Thirumalainambi received this news: He got an A in his favorite class: Healthcare Information Systems. And that A meant his... read more!
Scene & Heard
November 22, 2010
Dan Sosa likes his major -- industrial design -- so much that he says it “never stops being fun.”  He has as much fun in school, he says, as he does outside of it.  And if... read more!