Feature Stories

Past stories tagged with "woman"

Innovations at NJIT
January 17, 2008
Megan Damcott is working to help children who, either due to injury or illness, spend their days confined to beds and wheelchairs. Sitting and lying all day takes a toll on these children. Their... read more!
Scene & Heard
November 30, 2007
Sometimes, especially when confronted with a seemingly unsolvable equation, three heads are better than one.  At least that’s the thinking of three students – Jamie Lee,... 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!
Student Profile
April 19, 2007
Erika Taugher is a star soccer player at NJIT. After playing for just two years, she is poised to become the university’s all-time leading scorer. She’s also a stellar student. In her... 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
April 15, 2007
Jasneet Kaur, a biology major at NJIT, is doing research that could one day help scientists understand how cancer spreads. Kaur studies how a protein -- RhoA -- changes the shape of cells. These... read more!
Student Profile
March 27, 2007
Aysegul Ergin, a doctoral student in biomedical engineering, is doing innovative research that could help both diabetics and people with Alzheimer’s disease.Using laser technology, she is... read more!
Student Profile
March 25, 2007
As a graduate student at NJIT, Georgia Chouzouri spends many hours a day in the lab. She is researching how to regenerate damaged bone tissue. Certain polymer composites, it is believed, can bond... read more!
Student Profile
March 16, 2007
When she was a child, Ashley Chou loved playing with Legos and building model toys. And she loved taking things apart to see how they worked.She never lost that child-like curiosity - a quality... read more!
Scene & Heard
February 15, 2007
Three players from the women’s basketball team were named to the N.C.A.A. Division I Independent All-Academic team.The three student-athletes, Aine O’Dwyer, Ali Baumlin and Kelly... read more!