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NJIT Student Receives Sol Seid Award for Excellence in Construction Engineering

John A. Wiggins, P.E., P.P., Esq., program coordinator of the Construction Engineering Technology and Construction Management Technology Programs at NJIT, and Lukasz Romaniecki, who received the 2014 Sol Seid Student Award for Excellence as a construction engineering student.

Lukasz Romaniecki, of Linden, a student in the department of engineering technology at NJIT, received the Sol Seid Student Award for Excellence at the 40th Annual New Jersey Professional Engineers in Construction Bonhag Awards Dinner Dance on May 2, 2014. Romaniecki received a cash award of $ 7,500. 

The New Jersey Professional Engineers in Construction (NJPEC) is a nonprofit organization that supports the objectives of the New Jersey Society of Professional Engineers, advances public welfare, and promotes the professional, social and economic interests of its engineer members. The NJPEC presents a scholarship each year that is dedicated to the memory of Sol Seid, P.E., as a way of recognizing his contributions to the industry and in particular to the NJPEC organization. This award provides young engineers, aware of their responsibility and obligations, to develop and adhere to their own set of ethical values and to support organizations that seek to improve their standing in the community and society as a whole.