NJIT Newsroom tagged with "champion" 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 Student and Former World Chess Champion Challenges Campus to a Match http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-034.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-034.phpWed, 04 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Former world renowned chess champion, Chitra Sridhar, now a graduate student in the College of Computing Sciences at NJIT, has challenged the university community to a play-off Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009.  

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NJIT To Honor Ed Cruz, Steve Kalafer, and Wachovia Bank at Upcoming Black-Tie Benefit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-387.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-387.phpFri, 24 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner Celebration, on Nov. 14, 2008, at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. Former New Jersey Governor and President of the New Jersey State Senate, the Hon. Richard J. Codey, will serve as the special guest master of ceremonies. The world-renowned Duprees, who started their 1960s musical careers in Jersey City with hits like “You Belong to Me,” will provide entertainment.

Tagged: celebration, board of overseers, scholarship, jacquelynn rhodes, outstanding alumnus award, richard codey, edward cruz, black tie benefit, duprees, stephanie tonic, steve kalafer, somerset patriots, wachovia, ee cruz and company, pleasantdale chateau, elysa scharf


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Highlander Women Are Eligible for the NCAA Division I Soccer Championship http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-291.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-291.phpWed, 29 Aug 2007 00:00:00 -0400 The next step in the evolution of NJIT athletics begins on Sunday, Sept. 2, when soccer takes the field as the school's first women's sport to achieve full NCAA Division I status. NJIT women's soccer received formal certification for Division I championship eligibility earlier this summer.

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NJIT Senior Vice President Joel S. Bloom Named 2007 Educational Opportunity Fund Champion http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-168.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-168.phpThu, 19 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Joel S. Bloom, EdD, vice president of academic and student services and dean of the Albert Dorman Honors College at NJIT has been named an Educational Opportunity Fund Champion for 2007. The award, sponsored by New Jersey's Commission on Higher Education, is annually presented to dedicated New Jersey individuals who provide maximum education and opportunity for New Jersey's disadvantaged youngsters.

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NJIT To Host 2005 ECAC Women's Soccer Championship http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-424.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-424.phpWed, 09 Nov 2005 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT has been selected to compete in and host the entire six-team 2005 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division II Women's Soccer Championship, starting with two quarterfinal games on Nov. 9 at 5 p.m and 7 p.m.

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