NJIT Newsroom tagged with "c2prism" 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 C2PRISM Project To Host Career Day for High School Students at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-182.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-182.phpMon, 04 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 The C2PRISM Project, a grant project at NJIT funded by the National Science Foundation, is organizing a Career Day  for approximately 250 Newark high school students on May 11, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The event, which will be held in the Student Center Ballroom A, Architecture Gallery, GITC Room 3720, and the Campus Center Atrium, will showcase the various mathematics and science careers relevant to the eight NJIT PhD fellows who participated in the project.  

Tagged: national science foundation, grant, c2prism, career day


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NJIT to Re-engineer Science and Technology Pre-College Education With New Initiatives of More than $5M http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-169.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-169.phpThu, 19 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT today announced more than $5 M in innovative strategies to better prepare urban students to pursue 21st century engineering and science careers. Combining $4.5 M in National Science Foundation grants with NJIT's own contribution, the university-wide initiative will enrich and strengthen high school curricula in science, mathematics and engineering in Newark and other urban districts including Perth Amboy, Union City and Orange. Jane Oates, executive director of the NJ Commission on Higher Education, was among those who spoke at the event.

Tagged: robert altenkirch, bruce bukiet, technology, science, fadi deek, robert friedman, c2prism, pre-college education, nsf grant


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NJIT Receives $3 Million NSF Grant To Improve Math, Science and Technology Education in Newark High Schools http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-141.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-141.phpMon, 02 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT was awarded a five-year, $3-million National Science Foundation grant to impart and infuse computational methods and tools in a math and science context into high school classrooms in Newark. The “Computation and Communication: Promoting Research Integration in Science and Mathematics” or C2PRISM grant will place 24 Fellows—all working towards doctoral degrees in the computational sciences or mathematics— in one of three Newark public high schools and one private high school, St. Vincent's Academy.

Tagged: bruce bukiet, technology, science, fadi deek, math, robert friedman, c2prism, nsf grant


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