NJIT Newsroom tagged with "convocation" 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's Convocation Recognizes 2013 Top Performers: Professors, Staff, Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-278.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-278.phpThu, 05 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the school year on Sept.18, 2013, with University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony.  The event, which recognizes the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff, will be held at 3 p.m., in the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility on the NJIT campus. A reception will follow.

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NJIT's Inaugural Celebration Begins http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-307.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-307.phpThu, 13 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Some 2,000 NJIT students milled around yesterday afternoon under the big white tent filling up most of the campus green, enjoying fresh hot dogs, drinks, popcorn and each other's company of a brilliantly clear September afternoon. 

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MEDIA ADVISORY: NJIT Convocation Tomorrow Promises Bright New Start: New President Speaks http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-304.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-304.phpTue, 11 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 WHAT: NJIT marks the start of the new school tomorrow at University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, albert dorman honors college, csla, department of humanities, department of physics, joel bloom, convocation, reginald farrow, norbert elliot, overseers excellence in research prize and medal, overseers excellence in service award, sean duffy


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Corporate Engineer and NJIT Alum Sean Duffy To Speak at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-296.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-296.phpThu, 06 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Corporate engineer and NJIT alum Sean Duffy, formerly of Parlin, will be the keynote speaker at University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony.  The ceremony, which marks the start of the new school year, traditionally honors the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff. 

Tagged: alumni, joel bloom, convocation, chemical engineering, sean duffy


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NJIT's Convocation Recognizes 2012 Top Performers: Professors, Staff, Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-282.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-282.phpTue, 28 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the new school year Sept. 12, 2012 at University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony.  The event, which recognizes the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff, will be held at 3 p.m. in the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreation Facility on the NJIT campus. 

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Installation of NJIT President Joel S. Bloom Set for Sept. 14, 2012 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-279.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-279.phpTue, 28 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Students, faculty, alumni and staff at NJIT are anticipating three gala days of ceremony, thought-provoking lectures and more, starting Sept. 12, 2012 during a three-day inaugural swirl surrounding the installation of NJIT's eighth president, Dr. Joel S. Bloom.

Tagged: joel bloom, center for pre-college programs, university convocation, president, inaugural


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NJIT To Salute Smart Grid Expert, Sotirios G. Ziavras, of Fort Lee http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-322.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-322.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Sotirios G. Ziavras, PhD, of Fort Lee, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, and director of the NJIT Computer Architecture and Parallel Processing Laboratory, has been selected to receive the Excellence in Graduate Instruction Award at NJIT's University Convocation.  

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of electrical and computer engineering, convocation, sotirios ziavras


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Gifted Mathematician From Hoboken To Be Honored at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-321.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-321.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Victor Matveev, of Hoboken, an associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences in NJIT's College of Science and Liberal Arts, has been selected to receive the honor of “Excellence in Upper Division Undergraduate Instruction” at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

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NJIT Promotes Expert in Atomic, Magnetic and Correlated Electron Systems http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-320.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-320.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Trevor Tyson, PhD, of Mineola, NY, professor in the department of physics, was promoted to Distinguished Professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of physics, convocation, trevor tyson


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Tian Tian, of Lake Hiawatha, Receives Award for Teaching at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-319.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-319.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Tian Tian, of Lake Hiawatha, a teaching assistant in the department of computer science at NJIT, has received the award of Excellence in Instruction by a Teaching Assistant at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, department of computer science, convocation, tian tian


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Architect Georgeen Theodore Promoted to Associate Professor With Tenure at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-318.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-318.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Georgeen Theodore, of Brooklyn, NY, an assistant professor in NJIT's College of Architecture and Design, will be promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

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Andrei Sirenko of Basking Ridge Promoted to Professor at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-317.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-317.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Andrei Sirenko, PhD, of Basking Ridge, associate professor in the department of physics, has been selected to be promoted to professor at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of physics, convocation, andrei sirenko


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NJIT Mathematician To Receive Honor at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-316.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-316.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Richard O. Moore, of Philadelphia, an associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences in NJIT's College of Science and Liberal Arts, has been selected to receive the honor of “Excellence in Lower Division Undergraduate Instruction” at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, mathematical sciences, convocation, daljit ahluwalia, richard moore, math club


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New NJIT Biz School Dean To Be Appointed Distinguished Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-315.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-315.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Pius Egbelu, PhD, of Parsippany, professor of industrial engineering and the new dean of the NJIT School of Management will be appointed Distinguished Professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011.

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Phyllis Bolling, of Orange, To Receive Award at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-314.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-314.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Phyllis Bolling of Orange, director of the Center for Counseling and Psychological Services (C-CAPS) at NJIT, has been selected to receive the Constance A. Murray Diversity Award at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011.

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Neural Tissue Engineer, from Newton, PA, Promoted at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-313.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-313.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 A specialist in neural tissue engineering, Bryan Pfister, of Newton, PA, an assistant professor in the department of biomedical engineering in NJIT's Newark College of Engineering, has been selected to be promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of biomedical engineering, convocation, bryan pfister


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Somenath Mitra, of Bridgewater, Promoted to Distinguished Professor With Tenure at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-312.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-312.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Somenath Mitra, PhD, of Bridgewater, a professor in and chair of the department of chemistry and environmental science, has been selected to be promoted to Distinguished Professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, convocation, department of chemistry and environmental science, somenath mitra


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Cherry Hill Information Scientist Promoted to Associate Professor With Tenure at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-311.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-311.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Min Song, of Cherry Hill, an assistant professor in the department of computer science in NJIT's College of Computing Sciences will be promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

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Margaret Yobbi, of Springfield, To Receive Honor at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-310.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-310.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Margaret Yobbi, of Springfield, an adjunct instructor in the department of Humanities, has been selected to receive the Excellence in Instruction by an Adjunct Professor Award, at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

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Laramie Potts, of Basking Ridge, Promoted to Associate Professor With Tenure at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-309.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-309.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Laramie Potts, of Basking Ridge, an assistant professor in the department of engineering technology in NJIT's Newark College of Engineering, has been selected to be promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

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Katia Passerini Receives Honor at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-308.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-308.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Katia Passerini, of Brooklyn, an associate professor in the NJIT School of Management has been selected to receive the prestigious honor of “Master Teacher” at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

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Montclair's Jose Alcala Honored for Teaching at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-307.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-307.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Jose Alcala, of Montclair, a university lecturer  in the NJIT College of Architecture and Design, has been selected  to receive the “Excellence in Instruction from a University Lecturer Award” at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, convocation, industrial design, jose alcala


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West Orange Computer Scientist Receives Teaching Honor at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-306.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-306.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 James Geller, of West Orange, a professor in the department of computer science, in NJIT's College of Computing Sciences has been selected to receive the Professional Development Award at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011.

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Jay Kappraff, of East Orange, Honored for Teaching at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-305.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-305.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Jay Kappraff, of East Orange, an associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT's  College of Science and Liberal Arts,  has been selected to receive the award, “Excellence in Innovative Teaching” at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

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Andrew Gerrard, of Bridgewater, Promoted to Professor With Tenure at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-304.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-304.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Andrew Gerrard, PhD, of Bridgewater, associate professor in the department of physics, will be promoted to professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011.  Convocation at NJIT traditionally honors select faculty and staff members who have demonstrated the highest level of excellence over a sustained period.   

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Jersey City’s Richard Garber Promoted to Associate Professor With Tenure at University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-303.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-303.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Richard Garber, of Jersey City, assistant professor in the College of Architecture and Design, has been selected to be promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011.  Convocation at NJIT traditionally honors select faculty and staff members who have demonstrated the highest level of excellence over a sustained period.

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Daisy Gallegos, of Jersey City, Receives Award at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-302.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-302.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Daisy Gallegos, of Jersey City, a recent NJIT graduate now enrolled in a master's degree program at NJIT, has been selected to receive the graduate Presidential Leadership Award at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. Convocation at NJIT traditionally honors select faculty and staff members who have demonstrated the highest level of excellence over a sustained period.  

Tagged: college of computing sciences, convocation, information technology, daisy gallegos, society of hispanic engineers


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Cheickna Sylla Receives Honor at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-301.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-301.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Cheickna Sylla, of Morris Plains, a professor in the NJIT School of Management (SOM) has been selected to receive the “Excellence in Service Award” at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. Convocation at NJIT traditionally honors select faculty and staff members who have demonstrated the highest level of excellence over a sustained period. 

Tagged: school of management, convocation, excellence in service award, cheickna sylla


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NJIT's University Convocation Recognizes the 2011 Top Professors, Staff, Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-299.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-299.phpThu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the new academic year on Sept. 14, 2011 with the annual celebration and awards ceremony at its University Convocation. 

Tagged: awards, treena arinzeh, ian gatley, somenath mitra, richard garber, jay kappraff, university convocation, katia passerini, haim grebel, james geller, daisy gallegos, andrew gerrard, bryan pfister, georgeen theodore, horacio rotstein, andrei sirenko, promotions, pius egbelu, richard moore, victor matveev, sotirios ziavras, ashish borgaonkar, steve adubato, jose alcala, trevor tyson, min song, cheickna sylla, tian tian, laramie potts, margaret yobbi


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Byron Chen Receives the Excellence in Instruction by an Adjunct Professor Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-501.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-501.phpWed, 01 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Byron Chen, PhD, an adjunct professor in NJIT's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, received the Excellence in Instruction by an Adjunct Professor Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of electrical and computer engineering, ian gatley, university convocation


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Shilan Motamedvaziri Receives the Excellence in Instruction by a Teaching Assistant Award at NJIT's Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-500.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-500.phpTue, 30 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Shilan Motamedvaziri, a teaching assistant in NJIT's Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering, received the Excellence in Instruction by a Teaching Assistant Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, awards, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, ian gatley, university convocation


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Piero Armenante Receives the Master Teacher Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-449.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-449.phpTue, 30 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Piero Armenante, PhD, distinguished professor in NJIT's Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering, received the Master Teacher Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, ian gatley, university convocation, piero armenante


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Glenn Goldman Receives The Excellence in Lower Division Undergraduate Instruction at NJIT's Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-443.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-443.phpMon, 29 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Glenn Goldman, professor in NJIT's School of Art and Design, received the Excellence in Lower Division Undergraduate Instruction on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: award, school of art and design, ian gatley, american institute of architects, glenn goldman, university convocation


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Katia Passerini Receives the Excellence in Innovative Teaching Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-437.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-437.phpTue, 23 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Katia Passerini, professor in NJIT's School of Management, received the Excellence in Innovative Teaching Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: school of management, ian gatley, university convocation, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, katia passerini


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Dorairaja Raghu Receives the Excellence in Upper Division Undergraduate Instruction at University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-436.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-436.phpTue, 23 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Dorairaja Raghu, PhD, professor in NJIT's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, received the Excellence in Upper Division Undergraduate Instruction Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of civil and environmental engineering, ian gatley, university convocation, albert dorman honors college board of visitors


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James Geller Receives The Excellence in Research Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-435.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-435.phpTue, 23 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 James Geller, PhD, professor in the NJIT's Department of Computer Science, received the Excellence in Research Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, department of computer science, board of overseers, ian gatley, university convocation, excellence in research award, james geller


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Dale Gary Receives the Excellence in Research Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-432.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-432.phpMon, 22 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Dale Gary, PhD, distinguished professor in NJIT's Department of Physics, received the Excellence in Research Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of physics, board of overseers, ian gatley, dale gary, university convocation, solar astronomy


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Jerry Fjermestad Receives the Excellence in Graduate Instruction Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-427.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-427.phpFri, 19 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Jerry Fjermestad, PhD, professor in NJIT's School of Management and Department of Information Systems, received the Excellence in Graduate Instruction Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, school of management, department of information systems, ian gatley, university convocation, jerry fjermestad


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Roumiana Petrova Receives the Excellence in Instruction by a University Lecturer Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-426.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-426.phpFri, 19 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Roumiana Petrova, PhD, lecturer in NJIT's Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, received the Excellence in Instruction by a University Lecturer on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of chemistry and environmental science, ian gatley, university convocation, roumiana petrova


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Shanthi Gopalakrishnan Receives the Excellence in Research Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-425.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-425.phpThu, 18 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Shanthi Gopalakrishnan, PhD, NJIT's Associate Dean in the School of Management, received the Excellence in Research Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, school of management, convocation, ian gatley, excellence in research award, shanthi gopalakrishnan


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University Convocation Honors Faculty, Staff; Welcomes Class of 2014 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-314.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-314.phpThu, 16 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT marked the new academic year yesterday with its annual University Convocation, an awards ceremony coupled with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class. NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch provided remarks and introduced the keynote speaker, C. Stephen Cordes '72, managing director and member of the executive board of ING Clarion Partners. Following the ceremony, the students inscribed their names into the class books of their respective colleges.

Tagged: alumni, robert altenkirch, convocation, stephen cordes


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Financier Honored Speaker at Upcoming NJIT University Convocation: Teachers, Staff, Students Also Honored http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-301.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-301.phpFri, 03 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the new academic year on Sept. 15, 2010 with its annual University Convocation, an awards ceremony coupled with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class. The event will be held at 3 p.m. on Lubetkin Field at J. Malcolm Simon Stadium, on the NJIT campus. A reception for the award winners will follow.  

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, awards, convocation, honors, ian gatley, office of the provost, c. stephen cordes, ing clarion partners


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NJIT President Altenkirch Welcomes Class of 2013 Today at Freshman Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-315.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-315.phpWed, 16 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch welcomed the largest freshman class in the history of NJIT today at the annual Freshman Convocation in the Fleisher Athletic Center. Following the ceremony, the students inscribed their names into the class books of their respective colleges.

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NJIT Honors Electrical Engineering Expert Who Focuses on Nanotubes, Graphene http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-299.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-299.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Haim Grebel, of Livingston, an NJIT electrical engineering professor, whose work focuses on understanding the properties of structures at the nanoscale, especially singled-walled carbon nanotubes and graphene, has received the NJIT Excellence in Research Award.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, donald sebastian, awards, convocation, honors, provost, essex county college, zachary yamba, haim grebel, electronic imaging center, nanotubes


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NJIT Honors Expert Who Studies How Computers Aid Business Communication http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-298.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-298.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Jerry Fjermestad, of Orangeburg, NY, an NJIT professor who has focused his research on understanding how corporate leaders communicate better using computers, has received the NJIT Excellence in Research Award. The honor was awarded Sept. 2, 2009 at the University Convocation, an annual celebration.  Fjermestad is an associate professor in NJIT's School of Management.

Tagged: donald sebastian, awards, convocation, honors, provost, essex county college, zachary yamba, excellence in research award, jerry fjermestad


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NJIT Honors Cristian Borcea of New Providence for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-297.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-297.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Cristian Borcea, PhD, of New Providence, assistant professor in the department of computer science, was promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  Borcea also received at the ceremony, the NJIT Award for Graduate Instruction.  He teaches in NJIT's Department of Computer Science in the College of Computing Sciences.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, donald sebastian, department of computer science, awards, convocation, honors, provost, essex county college, zachary yamba


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NJIT Physicist Who Connected Solar Outburst With GPS Failure Promoted To Distinguished Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-296.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-296.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor Dale Gary, PhD, of Berkeley Heights, an expert in solar radio data, was promoted to distinguished professor.   Gary examines the conditions under which solar radio bursts from distinct solar events can disrupt cellular telephone signals.

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NJIT Honors Computer Scientist and Expert on Mathematical Morphology http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-295.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-295.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Frank Y. Shih, a professor of computer science at NJIT, who is a steganography expert and author of a reference book about image processing and mathematical morphology, has received the NJIT Excellence in Research Award. The honor was awarded Sept. 2, 2009 at the University Convocation, an annual celebration. 

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NJIT Physics Professor, a Space Weather Expert, Receives Top Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-294.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-294.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Haimin Wang, of Livingston, an NJIT professor, whose work focuses on the physics behind space weather in order to predict unexpected and unwanted solar activities and their effect on Earth, has received the NJIT Excellence in Research Award.

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NJIT Honors Baker Assaf of Paterson for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-292.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-292.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Baker Assaf, of Paterson, a recent graduate and former president of the NJIT Student Senate, received the Presidential Leadership Award, at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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Carol Johnson of Oak Ridge Honored by NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-291.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-291.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Carol Johnson, PhD, of Oak Ridge, associate professor in the department of humanities, was promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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NJIT Honors Eric Katz of Bay Shore, NY for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-290.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-290.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Eric Katz, PhD, of Bay Shore, NY, a professor in the humanities department, received the Award for Undergraduate Instruction, Upper Division at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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James McHugh of Bloomfield Honored for Achievement by NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-289.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-289.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 James McHugh, PhD, of Bloomfield, professor in the department of computer science, received Master Teacher Designation, at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  

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NJIT Honors Jimmy Hayes of Bloomfield for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-288.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-288.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Jimmy Hayes, PhD, of Bloomfield, adjunct professor in the department of mathematical sciences, received the Award for Instruction by an Adjunct Professor at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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NJIT Honors John Bechtold of Ridgewood for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-287.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-287.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 John Bechtold, PhD, of Ridgewood, associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences, was promoted to professor at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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NJIT Honors Judith Sheft of Westfield for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-286.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-286.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Judith Sheft, of Westfield, associate vice president, technology development, in the office of research and development, received the Excellence in Service Award at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  

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NJIT Honors Laurence Howell of Wayne for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-285.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-285.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Laurence Howell, PhD, of Wayne, executive director of NJIT's Educational Opportunity Program, received the Excellence in Service Award at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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NJIT Honors Laurent Simon of Somerset for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-284.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-284.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Laurent Simon, PhD, of Somerset, associate professor in the Otto H. York Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering, received the Master Teacher Designation at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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NJIT Honors Lou Kondic of West Orange for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-283.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-283.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Lou Kondic, PhD, of West Orange, associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences, was promoted to professor at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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NJIT Honors Mesut Sahin of Clifton for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-282.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-282.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Mesut Sahin, PhD, of Clifton, assistant professor in the department of biomedical engineering, was promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  

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NJIT Honors Morty Kwestel of Rockaway for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-281.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-281.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Morty Kwestel, PhD, of Rockaway, special lecturer in the department of computer science, received the Special Commendation for Excellence in Teaching and/or Teaching-Related Activities at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  

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NJIT Honors Quaison Carter of Teaneck for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-280.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-280.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Quaison Carter, of Teaneck, a student in the School of Management received the Peter Small Memorial Scholarship at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  

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NJIT Honors Richard Moore of Philadelphia, PA for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-279.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-279.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Richard Moore, of Philadelphia, PA, assistant professor in the department of mathematical sciences, was promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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NJIT Honors Robert Friedman of Closter for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-278.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-278.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Robert Friedman, PhD, of Closter, associate professor in the humanities department, received tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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NJIT Honors Sergei Adamovich of Garwood for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-277.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-277.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Sergei Adamovich, PhD, of Garwood, associate professor in the department of biomedical engineering, was promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  

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NJIT Honors Thomas Ogorzalek of Jersey City for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-276.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-276.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Thomas Ogorzalek, PhD, of Jersey City, university lecturer in the College of Architecture and Design, received the NJIT Award for Instruction by a University Lecturer at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  

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NJIT Honors Victor Matveev of Hoboken for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-275.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-275.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Victor Matveev, PhD, of Hoboken, assistant professor in the department of mathematical sciences, was promoted to associate professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  “This designation is conferred annually on a select number of individuals who have demonstrated the highest level of excellence over a sustained period,” said Donald H. Sebastian, PhD, NJIT Interim Provost and Senior Vice President for Research and Development.

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NJIT Honors Wei Xu of Gillette for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-274.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-274.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Wei Xu, PhD, of Gillette, assistant professor in the School of Management, received the Award for Undergraduate Instruction, Lower Division at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009.  

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NJIT Honors Wooyoung Choi of Montville for Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-273.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-273.phpFri, 04 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Wooyoung Choi, PhD, of Montville, associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences, was promoted to professor at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration held on Sept. 2, 2009. 

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Essex County College President Delivers Keynote Speech at University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-272.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-272.phpThu, 03 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Essex County College President A. Zachary Yamba, EdD delivered the keynote address yesterday at the annual University Convocation, which recognized faculty, staff and student accomplishments. Yamba, who was one of the early founders of a partnership that has enabled ECC and NJIT, Rutgers-Newark and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey to collaborate on numerous collegiate and community initiatives in the city's University Heights district, discussed the role of education in the revitalization of Newark. "Newark is our home–and home to many of our students," said Yamba. "We must be active participants in the unfolding of its future."

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A. Zachary Yamba To Be Keynote Speaker at Upcoming NJIT University Convocation: Teachers, Staff, Students To Be Honored http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-256.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-256.phpThu, 13 Aug 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT marks the start of the new school year on September 2, 2009 with University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony.  The event, which recognizes the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff, will be held at 3 p.m., in the Jim Wise Theatre in Kupfrian Hall on the NJIT campus. A reception follows.

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New Jersey Institute of Technology Announces Promotions of Faculty http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-354.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-354.phpMon, 13 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT announced the promotions of  faculty members.  Brief biographies (including hometowns) follow. (EDITOR'S NOTE:  Contact Sheryl Weinstein, 973-596-3436, for high resolution electronic photos or to set up interviews.)

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NJIT Department of Computer Science Professor, Yehoshua Perl, PhD, Receives Excellence in Research Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-335.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-335.phpThu, 18 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Yehoshua Perl, PhD, of New York City, a professor in the department of computer science, received at NJIT's annual awards convocation, the NJIT Excellence in Research Award.

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NJIT’s Distinguished Professor of Management, Bruce Kirchhoff, PhD, Receives Excellence in Research Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-334.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-334.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Bruce Kirchhoff, PhD, of Maplewood, a distinguished professor in NJIT's School of Management and a renowned expert in small business administration, received at NJIT's recent annual awards convocation, the Excellence in Research Award.

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NJIT Otto H. York Department of Chemical, Biological & Pharmaceutical Engineering Distinguished Professor, Rajesh N. Dave, PhD, Receives Excellence in Research Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-333.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-333.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Rajesh N. Davé, PhD, a distinguished professor in the Otto H. York Department of Chemical, Biological & Pharmaceutical Engineering, received at NJIT's annual awards convocation, the NJIT Excellence in Research Award.

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Greenbrook Resident Receives Excellent Service Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-332.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-332.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Sui-hoi Edwin Hou, PhD, of Greenbrook, an associate professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT received an excellent service designation at NJIT's recent annual convocation.  

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Montclair Resident and Mathematician Receives Master Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-331.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-331.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Zoi-Heleni Michalopoulou, PhD, of Montclair, a professor in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT received a master teacher designation at NJIT's annual convocation Sept. 3, 2008. 

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Recent NJIT Graduate Receives Top Awards for Academic Excellence and Sports at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-330.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-330.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Robert A. Herrera, a recent NJIT graduate, received a Presidential Leadership Award during NJIT's recent convocation ceremony. The award recognizes students who have shown a deep commitment to NJIT.

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NJIT’s Department of Humanities Professor, David B. Rothenberg, PhD, Receives Excellence in Research Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-329.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-329.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 David Rothenberg, PhD, a professor in the NJIT Humanities Department, received at NJIT's recent annual awards convocation, NJIT's Excellence in Research Award.

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Parsippany Resident Receives NJIT Master Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-328.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-328.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Methi Wecharatana, PhD, of Parsippany, a professor in the department of civil and environmental engineering at NJIT, received a master teacher designation at NJIT's recent annual convocation.

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Clifton Resident Receives Excellent Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-327.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-327.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 I. Joga Rao, PhD, of Clifton, professor in the mechanical engineering department at NJIT, received an excellent teacher designation at NJIT's recent convocation. 

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Montville Resident Receives Excellent Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-326.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-326.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, of Montville, a professor in the electrical and computer engineering department at NJIT, received an excellent teacher designation at NJIT's recent annual convocation ceremony. 

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Bridgewater Resident Receives Excellent Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-325.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-325.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Taha F. Marhaba, PhD, of Bridgewater, a professor in the civil and environmental engineering department at NJIT, received an excellent teacher designation at NJIT's recent convocation ceremony. 

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Mark Somers at NJIT School of Management Receives Excellent Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-324.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-324.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Mark J. Somers, PhD, of New York City, a professor in the School of Management at NJIT and the former dean of that school, received an excellent teacher designation at NJIT's recent annual convocation. 

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Millington Resident Receives Excellent Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-323.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-323.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Piero M. Armenante, PhD, of Millington, a professor of chemical, biological and pharmaceutical engineering in the Otto H. York Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering, received an excellent teacher designation at NJIT's recent convocation. 

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NJIT’s Distinguished Professor of Management, Bruce Kirchhoff, PhD, Receives Excellence in Research Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-322.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-322.phpTue, 16 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Bruce Kirchhoff, PhD, of Maplewood, a distinguished professor in NJIT's School of Management, and a renowned expert in small business administration, received at NJIT's recent annual awards convocation, the Excellence in Research Award.

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NJIT’s New Jersey School of Architecture Distinguished Professor, Zeynep Celik, PhD, Receives Excellence in Research Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-321.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-321.phpTue, 16 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Zeynep Celik, PhD, a distinguished professor in the New Jersey School of Architecture, received at NJIT's annual awards convocation, NJIT's Excellence in Research Award. Celik teaches about the history of architecture and architectural criticism.

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NJIT President Welcomes Freshman Class at Annual Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-316.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-316.phpFri, 12 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch welcomed the freshman class at the annual Freshman Convocation on Sept. 10 in the Fleisher Athletic Center. Following the ceremony, the students inscribed their names into the class books of their respective colleges.

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NJIT Alum and Head of NYC Construction Firm Peter Papanicolaou To be Honored at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-302.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-302.phpThu, 28 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Peter Papanicolaou, the president of J.F. Contracting Corporation, a Brooklyn construction and engineering firm, will receive NJIT's Edward F. Weston Medal for Professional Achievement at NJIT's annual University Convocation on Sept. 3, 2008, 3 p.m. at NJIT. A reception follows.

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Bell Labs North America VP Alice White To Deliver Address at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-300.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-300.phpTue, 26 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Alice E. White, vice president, Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs North America, will be the keynote speaker at NJIT's annual University Convocation on Sept. 3, 2008, 3 p.m. at NJIT. A reception follows.

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NJIT Awards Set Sept. 3, 2008; Bell Labs Physicist Delivers Keynote Address http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-298.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-298.phpMon, 25 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark, once again, the new school year with University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony recognizing students, faculty and staff accomplishments. 

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Montville Resident Timothy Chang Receives Excellent Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-343.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-343.phpTue, 18 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Timothy Wang, PhD, of Montville, received an excellent teacher designation at NJIT's annual convocation on Sept. 5, 2007.

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North Bergen Resident Soha Abdeljaber Receives Excellent Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-340.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-340.phpTue, 18 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Mathematics Professor Soha Abdeljaber, of North Bergen, received an excellent teacher designation at NJIT's annual convocation on Sept. 5, 2007.

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WTC Engineer of Record Speaks at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-308.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-308.phpFri, 07 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Leslie E. Robertson, the structural engineer responsible for the engineering design of the World Trade Center, delivered the keynote address at NJIT's annual convocation honoring notable students and faculty. Robertson examined how a university education allows students to become active in endeavors to enhance the way of life for all people. “Beyond the more philosophic thoughts,” he said, “people have concrete needs such as energy, housing and protection of freedoms. And it will be up to students to make a difference.”

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NJIT University Convocation Marks the Start of the School Year and Honors Teachers, Students and Staff http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-295.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-295.phpFri, 31 Aug 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the new school year with University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff, on Sept. 5 at 3 p.m. in the Jim Wise Theatre in Kupfrian Hall. Structural engineer Leslie E. Robertson will be the keynote speaker.

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NJIT Architect and Professor Anthony W. Schuman Receives Public Service Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-372.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-372.phpWed, 13 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Anthony W. Schuman, an associate professor at the New Jersey School of Architecture at NJIT, received at NJIT's annual awards convocation, the Foundation Overseers Public and Institute Service Award.

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NJIT Math Student Filippo Posta Receives Honor for Fine Teaching http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-368.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-368.phpWed, 13 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Filippo Posta, a doctoral student in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT, received at NJIT's annual awards convocation a special honor for his work as a teaching assistant.

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NJIT Teacher and Newark Resident Louise Castronova Receives Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-363.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-363.phpWed, 13 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Louise Castronova, special lecturer in the department of humanities at NJIT, received at NJIT's annual awards convocation an award for her teaching.

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NJIT Professor Haimin Wang Receives Honor for Outstanding Teaching http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-362.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-362.phpWed, 13 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Haimin Wang, PhD, a distinguished professor in the department of physics at NJIT, received at NJIT's annual awards convocation an award for outstanding teaching.

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NJIT Professor Norbert Elliot Receives a Master Teaching Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-359.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-359.phpWed, 13 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Norbert Elliot, PhD, a professor in the department of  humanities at NJIT, received a master teacher award at NJIT's annual awards convocation.

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