NJIT Newsroom tagged with "actor" 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 Professor Participated in Dwell Magazine Panel Discussion http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-206.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-206.phpWed, 23 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Brooks Atwood, co-founder and principal of POD Design + Media, assistant professor of industrial design and assistant director of the Idea Factory in the College of Architecture, was invited by the senior editor for Dwell magazine to participate on a panel discussion about Sound, Space & Object, the intersection of architecture and sound design for spaces, products and furniture. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, coad, school of architecture, brooks atwood, dwell magazine, idea factory


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NJIT Professor To Participate in Panel Discussion on May 18 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-200.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-200.phpFri, 18 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Brooks Atwood, co-founder and principal of POD Design + Media, assistant professor of industrial design and assistant director of the Idea Factory in the College of Architecture, will be participating on the Dwell magazine panel discussion on May 18, 2012 4 p.m at The Standard East Village in New York City. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, coad, school of architecture, brooks atwood, idea factory


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Department of Engineering Technology Appointed Three New Members To Its Industrial Advisory Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-145.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-145.phpMon, 09 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The Department of Engineering Technology has appointed three new BCANJ (Building Contractors Association of New Jersey) members to its Industrial Advisory Committee. 

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Wayne Resident Becomes Associate Dean at NJIT's Newark College of Engineering http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-007.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-007.phpFri, 06 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Basil C. Baltzis, PhD, professor of chemical, biological and pharmaceutical engineering, has been appointed associate dean of academic affairs at NJIT's Newark College of Engineering (NCE). 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, sigma xi, sunil saigal, master teacher, basil baltzis, american institute of chemical engineers, omega chi epsilon


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NJIT Student Society of Construction Contractors Participates in Estimating Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-448.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-448.phpTue, 30 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 The NJIT Student Society of Construction Contractors participated in the 21st Annual District 1 Associated Schools of Construction Estimating Competition last month at the Governor Morris Inn in Morristown. The NJIT team, comprised of Christian Kleban, Derek McClung, Ian Cooper, Eric DeCola, Jhonathan Ocampo and David Kwesalait, competed in the Commercial Construction Division, which required an estimate of an addition to an educational facility. 

Tagged: derek mcclung, ian cooper


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NJIT, University of Parma Collaborate on a New BS Program for Global Marketplace http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-363.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-363.phpMon, 18 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 A dual bachelor's degree in multinational engineering management is under development to be offered next fall by NJIT in partnership with a consortium of universities from the United States and the European Union.

Tagged: layek malek, undergraduate degree programs


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Industry-Speak Seminar Series To Feature Talk by Co-Principal and Founder of Award-Winning NYC Production House http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-358.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-358.phpFri, 15 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Scott Sindorf, co-founder and principal at UVPHACTORY, an award-winning motion and design production house located in New York City, will be the guest speaker at the Industry Speak Seminar Series on Oct. 25, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the College of Architecture and Design Conference Room. Coordinated by Assistant Professor Andrzej Zarzycki, the Industry Speak Seminar Series brings industry professionals in digital media, industrial design, interior design, and fine arts from the New York City/Northern New Jersey metropolitan area to speak with students and faculty in an intimate setting.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, andrzej zarzycki, digital design program, industry speak seminar series


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NJIT Architecture Students Win Nearly $20,000 in Masonry Design Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-174.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-174.phpTue, 24 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Nine teams of architecture students from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) competed earlier in the month in a masonry building competition, with four teams winning nearly $20,000 in prize money.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, school of architecture, students, njsoa, urs gauchat, masonry contractors of new jersey


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NJIT Architecture Students To Build With Bricks and Mortar http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-155.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-155.phpFri, 13 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Building with bricks isn't the image that comes to mind for an architect. But that is exactly what more than 120 second-year architecture students at NJIT will do April 14-15 as they roll up their sleeves and dip into the cement for the very popular annual masonry competition run by the Masonry Contractors of NJ at NJIT's New Jersey School of Architecture.

Tagged: new jersey school of architecture, njsoa, urs gauchat, masonry contractors of new jersey, masonry design-build competition


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Book Donation from Masonry Contractors of NJ Builds Up NJIT's Architecture Library http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-256.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-256.phpThu, 08 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400 The Masonry Contractors of NJ donated 200 books valued at more than $30,000 to the Littman Library at NJIT's New Jersey School of Architecture. The books are references designed to help students who wish to learn more about masonry construction. The organization sponsors Masonry Day--in which master masons visit the school and teach aspiring architects about the intricacies of working with brick--as well as an annual scholarship.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, school of architecture, book, architecture


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Actor and Author Hill Harper Speaks at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-236.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-236.phpFri, 26 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400 The Day In The Life Foundation, which introduces high school students to the working world through its Day in the Life Series of professional experiences, presented a conversation and discussion on the plight of young black men in America with actor and author Hill Harper on May 25 at NJIT. Harper, who appears on the television drama CSI:NY, offered words of inspiration and encouragement to the audience of more than 300 young men in the Newark Public School system and from Union, Elizabeth, West Orange and Baltimore who attended the forum. 

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NJIT Architecture Students Win Nearly $20,000 in Masonry Design Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-166.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-166.phpMon, 10 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Nine teams of architecture students from NJIT competed in a masonry building competition, with four teams winning nearly $20,000 in prize money. The contest, sponsored by the Masonry Contractors of NJ, taught the students techniques they do not encounter in design studios: how to spread mortar and lay brick.

Tagged: students, new jersey school of architecture, masonry, masonry contractors of new jersey


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Carpenter's Union Gives $2500 To Talented NJIT Student http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-143.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-143.phpWed, 17 Dec 2003 00:00:00 -0500 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) architecture student Daisy Kim of Whitfield, CT, recently was awarded a $2,500 New Jersey Carpenter-Contractor Trust (NJCCT) scholarship.  Kim is in her fourth year of completing a five-year architecture program at NJIT's New Jersey School of Architecture (NJSOA).   “We hope the scholarship will help to bridge the occasional gap between the trades and the designer world,” says NJCCT Director Phil Cooney. “We also hope to forge a stronger partnership between union carpenters, their contractors, and future designers.”

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