New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) will award more than 800 degrees during its May 27, 2003, commencement ceremonies to be held at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), Newark.
Bachelor’s and doctoral degrees will be awarded in Prudential Hall from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.; master’s degrees will be awarded from 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Nicole Marie Fusco, an Albert Dorman Honors College student, who will receive a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, will be the undergraduate speaker. Lyudmyla Barannyk, who will receive a doctorate in mathematical sciences, will be the graduate speaker representing the doctoral students. Yashvind Bhasin, who will receive a master’s degree in information systems, will speak for the master’s students. A special university award, known as the Hashimoto Prize, will be awarded to two graduate students, Seokhyun Yoon and Ximin Zhang, both of whom will receive doctoral degrees in electrical engineering.