NJIT Newsroom tagged with "acm" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 NJIT Distinguished Professor Emerita Receives SIGCAS Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-223.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-223.phpThu, 27 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Starr Roxanne Hiltz, distinguished professor emerita of information systems, was recently named the winner of the SIGCAS Making a Difference Award for 2012 in recognition of her academic research and teaching.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, information systems, association for computing machinery, starr roxanne hiltz, acm, society


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Goldman Appointed Education Liaison to SIGGRAPH 2013 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-441.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-441.phpTue, 15 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Glenn Goldman, founding director of NJIT's School of Art + Design, has been appointed Education Liaison to ACM/SIGGRAPH 2013 to be held in Los Angeles.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, school of art design, glenn goldman, association for computing machinery, siggraph, acm


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Computer Science Professor Named ACMI Fellow http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-375.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-375.phpTue, 11 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Yehoshua Perl, PhD, professor in the department of computer science at NJIT, has been named a Fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, computer science, yehoshua perl


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Digital Design Students Participate in Volunteer Program at SIGGRAPH National Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-285.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-285.phpTue, 23 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400 In a repeat performance from last year, Daniel Palma of Paterson and Benjamin Gross, an honors student from Lambertville, were accepted to participate in the Student Volunteer Program for SIGGRAPH 2011 held in Vancouver, British Columbia, from August 6 through August 11.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, school of art design, digital design, siggraph, acm, daniel palma, benjamin gross


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NJIT ACM Student Chapter Wins Outstanding Recruitment Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-202.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-202.phpMon, 23 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Student Chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery has won the organization's 2010-2011 Outstanding Chapter Recruitment Award.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, narain gehani, association for computing machinery, acm


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Digital Design Students Serve as Volunteers at SIGGRAPH 2010 in Los Angeles http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-289.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-289.phpThu, 19 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Daniel Palma of Paterson and Benjamin Gross of Lambertville, two juniors from NJIT's School of Art + Design, served as volunteers in the Student Volunteer Program at the Association of Computing Machinery's 2010 ACM SIGGRAPH Conference last month in Los Angeles.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, students, glenn goldman, digital design, association for computing machinery, siggraph, acm, school of architecture and design, daniel palma


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NJIT Recognized as Rising Star at NACME Fete http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-336.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-336.phpFri, 02 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) presented NJIT with its Rising University Star Award at its 35th anniversary awards dinner and celebration Sept. 29, 2009 at the Waldorf Astoria. Accepting for NJIT were Robert A. Altenkirch, president; Joel Bloom, vice president for academic and student services and dean, Albert Dorman Honors College; and Tony Howell, executive director of NJIT's Educational Opportunity Program.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, robert altenkirch, joel bloom, educational opportunity program, tony howell, saul fenster, nacme, national action council for minorities in engineering, rising university star award


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US News Names NJIT to Prestigious Best National Research University List http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-265.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-265.phpWed, 26 Aug 2009 00:00:00 -0400 U.S. News & World Report's 2010 Annual Guide to America's Best Colleges has named NJIT among the nation's top tier of national research universities offering a range of undergraduate majors and master's and doctoral degrees.  NJIT is now ranked 115 among the nation's best national universities.Every year for the past five years, NJIT has increased its ranking on this widely-read assessment of the nation's colleges and universities. 

Tagged: robert altenkirch, donald sebastian, joel bloom, princeton review, rankings, us news and world report, nacme, national action council for minorities in engineering


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NJIT Ranked 11th in Nation for Graduating African Americans http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-257.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-257.phpThu, 13 Aug 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT ranked eleventh in the nation for conferring bachelor's degrees in engineering to African Americans, according to Diverse: Issues in Higher Education (formerly Black Issues in Higher Education).NJIT graduated 48 African-American undergraduate engineers in the 2008-2009 academic year—a 50 percent increase from the previous academic year.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, students, joel bloom, educational opportunity program, eop, rankings, tony howell, graduates, pre-college programs, nacme, laurence howell, diverse issues in higher education, african americans


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NACME To Honor NJIT at Upcoming 35th Anniversary Celebration in NYC http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-251.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-251.phpTue, 04 Aug 2009 00:00:00 -0400 The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) will present NJIT with its Rising University Star Award at its 35th anniversary awards dinner and celebration dinner set for Sept. 29, 2009 at the Waldorf Astoria. 

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, joel bloom, educational opportunity program, eop, saul fenster, nacme, national action council for minorities in engineering, summer academic enrichment program, rising university star award


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NJIT Kicks Off Black History Month with Talk by NACME Executive http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-033.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-033.phpTue, 03 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Irving McPhail, PhD, the executive vice president and chief operating officer for National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering, Inc. (NACME) kicks off  NJIT's opening celebrations for Black History Month with a lecture about America, black history and advances in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). 

Tagged: seminar, stem, workshop, lecture, talk, black history month, nacme, national organization of minority architecture students, irving mcphail


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Three NJIT Students Featured in PBS Documentary on Minority Engineers http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-004.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-004.phpTue, 14 Jan 2003 00:00:00 -0500 Three minority students from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) are featured in a public television documentary about the National Action Council for Minorities in Education (NACME), a nonprofit group whose mission is to increase the number of minority engineers.

Tagged: nacme, documentary


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