NJIT Newsroom tagged with "contests" 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 Flying Highlander Wins 4th Place at Aerospace Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-142.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-142.phpThu, 14 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Sometimes engineering school really can be fun. Just ask the six Newark College of Engineering undergrads who created and designed their own micro airplane.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, students, nasa, competition, contests, society of automotive engineers, aerospace, flying highlander


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Students Develop Winning Smart Phone App To End World Hunger http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-135.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-135.phpMon, 11 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The Microsoft 2011 Imagine Cup recently honored a smart phone application to eradicate world hunger developed by two NJIT graduate students.  

Tagged: college of computing sciences, competition, contests, cristian borcea, daniel boston, manoop talasila


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NJIT Student Groups Compete for EPA Earth Day Title and Funding http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-126.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-126.phpThu, 07 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will be a unique contender in the upcoming April 16-17, 2011 P3 award competition on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, albert dorman honors college, students, department of civil and environmental engineering, competition, engineers without borders, environmental protection agency, epa, contests, earth day, green


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Weekend Student Hackathon Hosted by NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-026.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-026.phpThu, 03 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0500 More than 50 NJIT students will compete at NJIT in a student Hackathon. See dozens of empty pizza boxes and soda cartons strewn throughout the Campus Center Ballroom as teams feverishly compete to build next-generation applications using SciVerse, a new search and discovery platform.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, students, narain gehani, association for computing machinery, contests, jim robertson


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NJIT Steel Bridge Team Takes First Place for Fifth Straight Year http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-172.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-172.phpTue, 04 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT civil engineering students have for the fifth straight year taken first-place honors at the annual Metropolitan New York Region Steel Bridge Competition this past weekend. Some 25 students–including many seniors–will work past NJIT's May 17, 2010 commencement to ready the 20-foot-long model steel bridge for the next step. 

Tagged: department of civil and environmental engineering, competition, john schuring, taha marhaba, contests, giancarlo fricano, tien tran, steel bridge


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NJIT Takes First Place in ASME Student Sections Committee Contest http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-161.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-161.phpMon, 20 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400 For the eleventh time in the last 12 years, NJIT has taken first place in the prestigious ASME Student Sections Committee Contest (formerly the Ingersoll-Rand Contest) for District A, which includes all the major universities and colleges in the Northeast. The contest involves the writing of a comprehensive report that documents activities by the ASME Student Section. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of mechanical engineering, competition, asme, american society of mechanical engineers, contests


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Super Smash Brothers Brawl, Costumes, Prizes at NJIT’s 4/19 Video Game Expo http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-124.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-124.phpFri, 04 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Since childhood, video games have fascinated NJIT adjunct professor D.J. Kehoe, a 28-year-old adjunct professor at NJIT and recent alumnus.  

Tagged: alumni, contests, game expo


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NJIT Students To Showcase Skills at Game Development Expo http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-125.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-125.phpFri, 23 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0400 More than 150 NJIT students will demonstrate their skills in video game development and competitive game play at the NJIT Game Development Expo on March 31, 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. in the Jim Wise Theatre. All are welcome to attend the event; the game development contest is for current NJIT students only.

Tagged: contests, game development, game expo


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Students to Build Catapults from Junk Piles during NJIT Day http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-345.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-345.phpWed, 05 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Institute of Technology's (NJIT) annual fall festival, known as NJIT Day, will feature student engineering contests, an electronic game exhibition, a battle of the bands, a barbecue, men's and women's soccer games, athletic games, a kid's zone, a chili cook-off, an art exhibit on Newark's former Pabst Brewery, a dinner show with mentalist Robert Channing and other events.  

Tagged: njit day


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