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Stories tagged with "department of humanities"

Faculty Profile
October 28, 2016
The ramshackle house on the hill, its shadows creeping toward the road under a brilliant moon, terrifies but also beckons. The hapless wayfarers – to their peril! - cannot resist its dark... read more!
Faculty Profile
September 15, 2016
The tuneful behavior of some songbirds parallels that of human musicians. That’s the conclusion presented in a recent paper published by an international team of researchers, among them... read more!
Faculty Profile
May 3, 2016
For a significant part of the 20th century, the Manufacturing Economy generated unprecedented material prosperity in the United States. Then, as well-paying factory jobs migrated to corners of... read more!
Scene & Heard
February 9, 2016
The Music Initiative at NJIT continues to put the talents of students, faculty and staff in the spotlight with performances by the Jazz Band, the String Ensemble and the Wind Ensemble, most... read more!
Faculty Profile
November 19, 2015
The greatest shocks may yet be ahead, but the fault lines in the post-World War II lifestyle of ever-increasing material consumption are becoming more apparent to more people. It’s a... read more!
Faculty Profile
October 19, 2015
The first full-length biography of Edmund Berkeley (1909-1988), who has been called the “conscience of the computer industry,” has been published by Bernadette Longo, associate... read more!
Faculty Profile
October 14, 2015
Anne Frank’s Tree, a new book by Professor of Philosophy Eric Katz, explores the implications of the Holocaust with respect to attempts by the Nazi regime to dominate nature and humanity... read more!
Scene & Heard
February 3, 2015
The hexadecimal code of a single jpeg image will be center stage as the source of the libretto, music and scenery for the “code opera,” Shy nag, which will debut in a reading on Feb.... read more!