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"Structure and Beauty," an interior photograph of the chapel at Dublin Castle taken by Glenn Goldman, Director of NJIT's School of Art + Design, has received Honorable Mention in the 2014 International Photography Awards (IPA) program. >>
John Ratzenberger, the Emmy-nominated actor, director, author, and skilled carpenter, as he is proud to reveal, extolled the virtues of a childhood of unfettered tinkering in his keynote speech at the opening ceremonies for ManufactureNJ Week, held Monday on the NJIT campus. >>
The “Five Proposals for the Future of the Atlantic Yards” exhibition is now open at the College of Architecture and Design Gallery, presenting the proposals by Amoia Cody, OPerA Studio, and Matthias Altwicker + Farzana Gandhi. It will be on view through November 14. >>
If you are looking for an internship or a full-time job, you are in luck. Nearly 200 employers are coming to campus for the Fall Career Fair. And about 80 percent of them intend to hire interns... >>
Attention Entrepreneurs: Apply by Oct. 1 to Participate in Seminars, Training Programs and Networking Sessions >>
Emmy-nominated actor and entrepreneur John Ratzenberger of Cheers and John Ratzenberger's Made in America television series fame will be the keynote speaker at the free opening ceremony for ManufactureNJ Week on Sept. 29, 2014, starting at 8:30 a.m. in the Campus Center Atrium at NJIT. >>
NJIT Students Join EDC Entrepreneurs to Combat the Chikungunya and Ebola EpidemicsTechnology is a powerful tool in the hands of enterprising humanitarians.This fall, a tech-savvy team of NJIT... >>
NJIT Distinguished Professor Somenath Mitra, Ph.D., whose pioneering research has spanned a spectrum of applications for carbon nanotechnology that address critical quality-of-life issues, will receive the seventh annual Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal on Oct. 2, 2014. >>
NJIT's College of Architecture and Design held the 32nd Annual Awards Ceremony on Sept. 22. >>
Nirwan Ansari, distinguished professor of electrical and computer engineering, delivered the keynote "Making the Access Network Green" at the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Network Infrastructure and Digital Content (IC-NIDC 2014) in Beijing, China on Sep. 19-21. >>
A group of students and faculty from the College of Architecture and Design recently presented their work at the 2014 Precast/Pre-stressed Concrete Institute's (PCI) Annual Convention and National Bridge Conference held in National Harbor, Maryland.  >>
Eon Soo Lee, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and director of the newly established Advanced Energy Systems and Microdevices Laboratory, played major roles at the recent ASME 8th International Conference on Energy Sustainability and the ASME 12th Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology Conference. >>
NJIT men's soccer midfielder Joshua Mercer was named Sun Belt Conference Co-Offensive Player of the Week for games played through September 21, Randy Lieberman of the Sun Belt Conference announced yesterday. >>
NJIT men's soccer goalkeeper Christian Foust earned Sun Belt Conference Defensive Player of the Week for his performance through September 21, Randy Lieberman of the Sun Belt Conference staff announced. >>
NJIT's Department of Computer Science has been ranked # 90 among computer grad school programs by U.S. News & World Report. >>


September 21, 2014
NJIT men's soccer coach Didier Orellana knew his team would need to play mistake-free and near its best to have a chance against #22 Navy. On Saturday night, the coach got what he wanted, as the Highlanders scored a 1-0 victory over the visiting Midshipmen. >>
For the last few years, Jacqueline Moreno has worked two jobs: one in the Campus Center and another at a local movie theater. She uses her pay checks to cover her tuition. Her father can’t... >>
In an impressive showing for a single university, NJIT students recently presented eight separate research papers at the annual conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS), the largest biomedical engineering conference in the world. >>
David Haessig and Goran Djuknic of NJIT's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering are organizing an IEEE talk at NJIT on Sept. 22, 4:30-6 p.m. in ECE 202.   >>
Nichole Letizia found a job that not only pays her bills but also gives her life meaning. What follows is a first-person account of her travels across the country, where she's using her NJIT... >>