NJIT Newsroom tagged with "congress" 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 President Joel S. Bloom Joins 164 Other University Leaders to Call on Congress, President Obama to Close Innovation Deficit http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-256.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-256.phpWed, 31 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Deeply concerned about major federal budget cuts to research and higher education at a time when other nations are steadily increasing investments in those areas, NJIT President Joel S. Bloom today joined 164 other university presidents and chancellors in calling on leaders in Washington to close what they call the innovation deficit.  

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NJIT's Donald Sebastian Meets With Congressional Representatives http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-036.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-036.phpWed, 06 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT Senior Vice President of Research and Development Donald H. Sebastian was asked to join a closed door breakfast briefing held Feb. 5, 2013, in Washington, DC.  California Congressman Mike Thompson organized the meeting. 

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PSEG’s Ralph Izzo To Explore at NJIT the Impacts of Climate Change, More http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-015.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-015.phpWed, 21 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Ralph Izzo believes that our society is steering a very unsustainable course when it comes to energy — and he speaks with authority. In the first Technology and Society Forum presentation at NJIT for spring 2009, Izzo will explore how the impacts of climate change and an uncertain economy make it imperative to redefine our complex relationship with energy.

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NJIT President Awarded Ellis Island Medal of Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-242.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-242.phpMon, 16 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch, PhD received the 2008 Ellis Island Medal of Honor in a ceremony held May 10, 2008 on Ellis Island. The medals are awarded annually to a group of distinguished American citizens who exemplify a life dedicated to community service. 

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Congressman Rush Holt Speaks Oct. 20 at New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-114.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-114.phpTue, 14 Oct 2003 00:00:00 -0400 Congressman Rush Holt, 54, the congressional representative for New Jersey's 12th District, will speak Monday, Oct. 20, 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m., at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT). Holt, a physicist who was associated for more than a decade with the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory at Princeton University, is one of the few scientists in Congress.

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