NJIT Newsroom tagged with "doctorate" 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 Academic and Foundation Honors for Architectural Historian http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-067.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-067.phpWed, 05 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Zeynep Çelik, distinguished professor of architecture who holds appointments in NJIT's New Jersey School of Architecture and Federated Department of History, was recently honored by Turkey's Bosphorus University and the Vehbi Koç Foundation for her work in architectural and cultural history.

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NJIT Mourns Passing of Ian M. Ross http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-110.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-110.phpMon, 18 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT regrets the loss of Ian M. Ross, a president at Bell Labs who received an honorary doctorate from NJIT in 1993 and was a former member of the NJIT Board of Overseers. 

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NJIT Mourns the Loss of Longtime Benefactor William S. Guttenberg '44 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-069.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-069.phpMon, 20 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0500 The NJIT community mourns the loss of William S. Guttenberg '44, a loyal and generous alumnus who spent his life, time, and fortune making the world a better place for people with physical limitations and those who are developmentally disabled.

Tagged: alumni, guttenberg information technologies center, honorary doctorate, william guttenberg, weston medal


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Paterson Native and NJIT Alumnus Vince Naimoli Signing Book Tomorrow http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-425.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-425.phpWed, 02 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Paterson native and NJIT alumnus, Vincent J. Naimoli, a successful businessman who went on to found the Tampa Bay Rays baseball team, has now written his life story, Business, Baseball & Beyond. Naimoli will be at NJIT on Dec. 3, 2009, from 10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m., in the Campus Center for an exclusive book signing. The public is invited to this special event for which the book's purchase price has been discounted to $20 one book; $35 for two.

Tagged: alumni, commencement, board of overseers, vincent naimoli, outstanding alumnus award, tampa bay rays, honorary doctorate


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Campers To Nip Summer Boredom With Free Science Experience at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-231.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-231.phpWed, 24 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will once again serve as one of 30 locations for an ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp this summer. The camp will be held July 12-24, 2009 at the NJIT campus.

Tagged: commencement, pre-college, center for pre-college programs, bernard harris, suzanne berliner-heyman, honorary doctorate, exxonmobil bernard harris summer science camp, harris foundation, exxon mobil foundation


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NJIT Graduation To Fete Bergen County Alum, Inventor of Catalytic Converter http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-216.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-216.phpWed, 16 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400 We can all breathe easier thanks to NJIT alumnus John J. Mooney. In 1971, Mooney co-invented the three-way automotive catalytic converter, one of the 10 most important innovations in automotive history. During NJIT's May 17 graduation ceremony in Continental Airlines Arena, he will receive an honorary doctorate.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, alumni, commencement, chemical engineering, honorary doctorate, john mooney, catalytic converter


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NJIT Graduates 2,063 Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-239.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-239.phpWed, 31 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT bestowed 2,063 degrees during its May 18 graduation ceremony held at the Continental Airlines Arena. NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch called the 2006 graduating class, which marks the 125th anniversary of the founding of NJIT, one of the largest and finest in the history of the university.

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Rita Thornton, a Ditchdigger’s Daughter, To Receive a Doctorate from NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-219.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-219.phpFri, 12 May 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Anyone who has seen the award-winning film The Ditchdigger's Daughter will know the story of Rita Thornton. When she was a child, her father, who worked as a ditchdigger, wanted all six of his daughters to become doctors. Back then, her father's dream seemed farfetched. But next week, during NJIT's spring commencement, Thornton will fulfill her father's dream.

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