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Alumni Profile
May 24, 2012
Leon Baptiste enrolled in the Newark College of Engineering in 1985 through the Educational Opportunity Program.EOP helps minority students build careers in science and technology.  When he... read more!
Alumni Profile
May 24, 2012
In life, as in work, there are no problems -- only solutions to problems. That’s been the mantra of Andre Ameer for many years.  And for many years, in life and work, it served... read more!
Alumni Profile
May 24, 2012
When he came to the United States in 1986 to do a master’s degree in electrical engineering at NJIT, Bhavesh Adani had a bachelor’s degree, a student visa and a loan that would last... read more!
Scene & Heard
May 15, 2012
Over the years Professor Angelo Perna, who has taught at NJIT for 45 years and rarely missed a graduation, has watched tens of thousands of students graduate from NJIT.  On this graduation... read more!
Alumni Profile
February 28, 2012
If there is life on Mars, the engineering work of Lee Carlson could help uncover it.Carlson, a systems engineer for Honeybee Robotics, has built robotic mechanisms for several NASA missions to... read more!
Alumni Profile
February 28, 2012
When astronauts eventually set foot on Mars, they might stumble upon hardware built by Mike Passaretti. He built robots that Mars Rovers used to grind into the Martian surface and collect soil... read more!
Alumni Profile
February 3, 2009
Alwin Ventura loves his job: He works as an associate producer for a video-game company -- Skyzone Entertainment -- that specializes in making video games for cell phones.  He’s worked... read more!
Scene & Heard
October 4, 2007
D.J. Kehoe began playing videogames when he was 8 years old. He had a simple computer -- a Commodore 64 -- on which he played endless games. His early infatuation with the games, and his... read more!