Feature Stories

Past stories tagged with "student"

Scene & Heard
November 4, 2010
If you were openly gay, would you feel safe at NJIT?That question was recently put to passersby in the NJIT Campus Center.  The survey was done by Spectrum, a campus club that promotes the... read more!
Tagged: students
Scene & Heard
October 8, 2010
Bernard Wylie has eight brothers, all of whom attend NJIT. So Bernard never lacks for companionship – always has a brother to study with, a brother to socialize with and a brother to watch... read more!
Scene & Heard
October 8, 2010
Richard Ossa, a junior at NJIT, won a scholarship funded by President Obama. Richard, a chemical engineering major, was one of 12 students in the nation to win an Obama Scholarship. ... read more!
Scene & Heard
September 22, 2010
During high school, Carly Occhifinto had a jaundiced view of sorority girls.  Sororities girls, she thought, were superficial, vain and snobby – the kind of girls who devoted more time... read more!
Student Profile
September 2, 2010
When Glenn Hanlon moved out of his dorm, his roommates were sad.  Not only to see him go, but also because of what he took with him.While living in the dorm Hanlon had built a Linux server... read more!
Scene & Heard
August 3, 2010
In summer, many NJIT students work internships or co-ops.  Working an internship or a co-op (a co-op is an internship for which a student gets college credits) gives students invaluable... read more!
Student Profile
July 29, 2010
Isao Kato studies at NJIT but lives and works in Taiwan. He’s able to do that since he’s pursuing a master’s degree in Professional and Technical Communications (MSPTC). All of... read more!
Alumni Profile
June 7, 2010
Vishagan Ratnaswamy, a recent NJIT graduate who did groundbreaking research in granular science, has won a fellowship to pursue a doctorate in aeronautical engineering at the California Institute... 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!
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!