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Mark your calendars! Progressive designers and architects make their way to NJIT to speak with CoAD students. >>
JPMorgan Chase & Co. and NJIT's New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII) will hold a summit on a $1.45 million initiative to advance the health care sector in the Newark metro region and boost economic development by promoting growth in the city's burgeoning health care IT cluster. >>
NJIT, New Jersey's science, technology and design university, announces the appointment of Lauren Ugorji as the associate vice president of communications, marketing and branding, effective March 2, 2015.  >>
Theresa Hunt, University Lecturer in NJIT's Department of Humanities, presented her research at the Eastern Sociological Society (ESS) Annual Conference in New York City. >>
If you are looking for a full-time job or an internship you are in luck: More than 350 recruiters from 180 employers are coming to campus for the Spring Career Fair. They’ll interview May... >>
Hieu Pham Trung Nguyen, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, is exploring new methods for producing highly efficient LED lighting by using nanomaterials that can be... >>
Despite downward trends in joblessness, veterans continue to struggle to find employment upon return from active duty.According to a report published last October by the Bureau of Labor... >>
From solar data collected on Antarctic ice plains where the December sun doesn’t set, to the hunt for new species in underground caves in Iran that light never penetrates, to space... >>
A team of three graduate students in NJIT's School of Management placed third in the 2015 American Production and Inventory Control Society Northeast District Case Competition. >>

BAT(ting) 1000

February 24, 2015
Geoffrey Ching, of Middletown, a senior in NJIT’s School of Management (SOM), was named among the top five scorers worldwide as a result of his performance on the Bloomberg Aptitude Test... >>
There will be a Newark Housing Roundtable presented by Brick City Conversations Feb. 25, 6-8 p.m. at the College of Architecture and Design Gallery inside Weston Hall. >>
As part of the College of Architecture and Design (CoAD) 2015 spring lecture series, landscape architect Thomas Balsley, FASLA, founder and principal designer of Thomas Balsley Associates (TBA) will discuss the process, design and tactics of urban placemaking Feb. 23 at 6 p.m. inside Weston Lecture Hall 1. >>
Morton M. Denn, Ph.D. of the Benjamin Levich Institute at the City College of New York will deliver the inaugural Marino Xanthos Memorial Lecture on March 11, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. in Eberhardt Hall 112. >>

Why Does the Remora Suck?

February 20, 2015
A Biologist Decodes the Mysteries of Marine Biomechanics One Fin at a TimeBrooke Flammang’s first major discovery was a previously undetected muscle in a shark’s tail that helps... >>
If you want to be successful, there are three things you must do, said John Dionisio, executive chairman of AECOM, who spoke to NJIT students Friday about careers. “First, you should... >>
Sahitya Allam, '17, a biomedical engineering major, won the best presentation prize at the annual New Jersey Entrepreneurial Network poster showcase held this week at Princeton University for her research on the impact of inner-ear stimulation on the fine motor control skills of people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. >>
Eight of the top dental schools have accepted Jasmine Faldu, a senior who has excelled at NJIT both academically and civically.  Academically, she has a 3.95 GPA and scored in the... >>
NJIT's Third Annual Faculty Research Symposium >>
Professor Denis Blackmore, Department of Mathematical Sciences, has been honored by the New Jersey Section of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA-NJ) with the award that it presents annually for distinguished college or university teaching of mathematics. >>

Racism: Post Ferguson

February 18, 2015
February 26, 2012: unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin was fatally shot by George Zimmerman in Sanford, Florida. August 9, 2014: unarmed teenager Michael Brown was fatally shot by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri. These are just two instances of violent death suffered by young Black men in a tragic continuum that mars our nation's history.   >>