NJIT Newsroom tagged with "ecc" 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 Winners of the Big Data Visualization Contest Are Announced at NJIT's Innovation Day http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-126.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-126.phpThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's first annual Big Data Visualization Contest – a competition that immersed undergraduates in the world of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and challenged them to use S&P Capital IQ's cutting-edge research, analytics, and data visualization tools to make hypothetical pitches for high-stakes acquisition deals – concluded in a photo finish at Innovation Day this week with the winning team narrowly edging out close competitors.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, school of management, ccs, som, michael ehrlich, uri, undergraduate research and innovation, innovation day, marek rusinkiewicz, entrepreneurship, s&p capital iq, big data visualization contest, lou eccleston, robert coppola, big data


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Inventions That Improve Lives and Inspired Business Concepts Were the Winners at Innovation Day 2014 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-120.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-120.phpMon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's second annual TechQuest and Innovation Day proved a brilliant showcase of the deep range of innovative talent and entrepreneurial skills possessed by students across disciplines, from engineering, to the life sciences, to business and finance.

Tagged: judith sheft, research, michael ehrlich, technology, engineering, interdisciplinary design studio, ids, innovation day, life sciences, undergraduate research, lou eccleston, entrepreneurs, rodolfo marquez, big data visualization challenge, pedro santos, james barr, geoffrey ching


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S&P Capital IQ and NJIT to Announce Winners of Big Data Visualization Contest on April 11 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-114.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-114.phpWed, 09 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 S&P Capital IQ, a business unit of McGraw Hill Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MHFI), and New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) are co-sponsoring the first annual Big Data Visualization Contest -- a competition that immerses undergraduates in the high-stakes world of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) by challenging them to pitch hypothetical acquisition targets using cutting-edge research, analytics, and data visualization tools available on S&P Capital IQ's desktop platform.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, school of management, ccs, som, michael ehrlich, uri, marek rusinkiewicz, undergraduate research and innovation, innovation day, entrepreneurship, lou eccleston, big data visualization contest, s&p capital iq, robert coppola


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Sebastian and Recce Discuss Safe Gun Technology on Bloomberg TV http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-161.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-161.phpFri, 26 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Sr. Vice President for Research Donald Sebastian and Associate Professor Michael Recce discuss safer gun technology.  Watch the video on Bloomberg TV.

Tagged: donald sebastian, research, michael recce, biometrics


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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. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, college of computing sciences, school of management, csla, coad, ccs, mathematical sciences, joel bloom, convocation, physics, som, provost, humanities, bruce bukiet, christopher funkhouser, chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, michael ehrlich, mechanical and industrial engineering, biological sciences, ian gatley, jacquelynn rhodes, reginald farrow, master teacher, inauguration, norbert elliot, robert barat, university advancement, sanchoy das, michael recce, jorge golowasch, osvaldo simeone, professional development, ankur agrawal, joga rao, wenda cao, cheickna sylla, linda cummings, overseers excellence in research prize and medal, overseers excellence in service award, constance a murray diversity award, william barry, presidential leadership awards, lorenzina laera, excellence in teaching awards


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NJIT Women's Soccer Team Tops Saint Peter's in 2-1 Road Win http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-296.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-296.phpMon, 30 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT newcomers Camille Billing and Amanda Redden collected their first college goals, lifting the Highlanders to their first women's soccer victory of 2010, a 2-1 win at Saint Peter's Sunday afternoon. The Highlanders (1-1) also got the first college assist from freshman Rebecca Tustin, who helped out on Billing's goal, in taking the road win.

Tagged: highlanders, athletics, division 1


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NJIT's College of Computing Sciences To Present Funding Experiences in CCS Seminar Series http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-411.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-411.phpThu, 13 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 The Computer Science Research Committee at NJIT in conjunction with the Department of Information Systems is organizing a series of four talks titled "Funding Experiences in CCS" during the coming academic year. NJIT Professors Guiling (Grace) Wang, James Calvin and Michael Recce will share their experiences with obtaining funding on Nov. 19, 2:30-4 p.m. in the Guttenberg Information Technologies Center Rm. 3730. Donald Sebastian, PhD (at left), Senior Vice President for Research and Development at NJIT, will provide opening remarks.   

Tagged: college of computing sciences, donald sebastian, department of information systems, funding, michael recce, grace wang


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Expert To Speak at NJIT About Careers for Women in Science http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-104.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-104.phpFri, 03 Mar 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Jacquelynne S. Eccles, PhD, a nationally recognized expert in adolescent psychology and career choice and the director of a research program about gender and achievement at the University of Michigan, speaks at NJIT on March 6, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the NJIT Campus Center. Eccles will discuss how to encourage women to choose careers in science and  technology plus understand and overcome barriers.

Tagged: science, women, jacquelynne eccles


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Robot Demonstrations, Free Massages, More Mark Women’s History Month at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-079.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-079.phpThu, 16 Feb 2006 00:00:00 -0500 More than a dozen unique events ranging from a robot demonstration to free massages, roses and chocolates will number among the featured offerings when Women's History Month gets underway on March 1 at NJIT. All events are free, open to the public and sponsored by NJIT's Murray Center for Women in Technology. Jacquelynne Eccles (left), a nationally recognized expert in adolescent psychology and career choice, will speak on March 6, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Campus Center second floor ballroom.

Tagged: murray center for women in technology, jacquelynne eccles


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Sebastian and Recce Discuss Smart Gun Technology on CNN http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-105.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-105.phpWed, 16 Mar 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Donald H. Sebastian, PhD, senior vice president of research and development and director of the Homeland Security Technology Systems Center, and Michael Recce, PhD, associate professor of information systems, appeared on CNN's Paula Zahn NOW program last night. Sebastian and Recce provided commentary on smart gun technology as it relates to the recent courtroom shootings in Atlanta.

Tagged: donald sebastian, michael recce


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Women's Tennis Team Nearly Sweeps Pace in 8-1 Win http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-090.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-090.phpTue, 08 Mar 2005 00:00:00 -0500 The NJIT women's tennis team, ranked ninth regionally, earned an 8-1 victory over visiting Pace University on Saturday night at the Tenafly Racquet Club. The top five singles players for NJIT (6-2) were all double winners: Fatima Kasem, Chiori Koike, Deepti Sanjai, Rebecca Solorzano and Grace Bogdan.

Tagged: highlanders, athletics, deepti sanjai, fatima kasem


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New Partnership to Benefit NJIT Students and Newark Community http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-280.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-280.phpThu, 23 Dec 2004 00:00:00 -0500 Local nonprofit organizations in and around Newark will benefit from an increased number of NJIT students who volunteer technology assistance through a new partnership announced this week by the Division of Career Development Services' Civic Engagement Computer Center (CECC) and the College of Computing Sciences' Senior Capstone Course. “This partnership enables us to sustain an increased number of project teams needed to advance the work of the Center,” said Gregory Mass, Executive Director, Career Development Services. Through the Civic Engagement Computer Center @ NJIT, students work in project teams to design websites, databases, and other technical support projects for several community organizations including most recently the Newark Literacy Campaign and the NJ All-City Hoops. Students enrolled in the Senior Capstone Course will be assigned to the CECC to facilitate community-based projects for nonprofits.

Tagged: essex county college, rutgers, partnership, ecc


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New Jersey Institute of Technology Hosts Free Public Concert http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-246.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-246.phpTue, 30 Nov 2004 00:00:00 -0500 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) will host a free public concert on Dec. 8 featuring musical groups from NJIT, Rutgers-Newark, Essex County College and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ).  The concert is scheduled for 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. in the Jim Wise Theatre at NJIT's Kupfrian Hall, just north of the intersection of Warren and Summit Streets. The concert is open to the public and parking is available.

Tagged: rutgers, umdnj, university of medicine and dentistry, ecc


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NJIT To Host Free Public Concert http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-243.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-243.phpTue, 30 Nov 2004 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT will host a free public concert featuring musical groups from NJIT, Rutgers-Newark, Essex County College and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey on Dec. 8, 7:30 p.m-9:30 p.m. in the Jim Wise Theatre at Kupfrian Hall. The concert is open to the public and parking is available.

Tagged: essex county college, rutgers, umdnj, university of medicine and dentistry, ecc, free concert


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The Man Behind Smart Gun: NJIT’s Michael Recce, Inventor of Dynamic Grip Recognition http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-125.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-125.phpMon, 27 Oct 2003 00:00:00 -0500 Michael Recce, Ph.D., associate professor of information systems at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), has been involved in a broad range of technology-oriented research projects since he arrived on campus in 1997. 

Tagged: information systems, smart gun, michael recce, biometrics


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