NJIT Newsroom tagged with "event" 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 Wins CASE Accolades Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-041.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-041.phpTue, 11 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT received the silver award from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) in the category “Special Events:  Event Series” for the Inauguration of President Joel S. Bloom. 

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School of Management Professor To Speak at CDC http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-370.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-370.phpTue, 12 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Cesar Bandera, assistant professor at NJIT's School of Management, will be a guest speaker at the Director's Seminar of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Nov. 13. 

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SWE Ends Semester With Outreach Event and Annual Banquet http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-184.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-184.phpTue, 21 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) recently hosted a “Wow! That's Engineering!” outreach event titled “Innovation through Imagination.”  The event, funded by a grant from ExxonMobil, hosted 55 students from the seventh grade class of the Newark Early College High School (NECHS) and six of their chaperones. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, murray center for women in technology, stem, chemical engineering, society of women engineers, swe, lisa kardos


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Students Sharpen Communication and Interviewing Skills at Annual Speed Networking Event http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-129.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-129.phpFri, 08 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 More than 40 NJIT alumni met with 106 students during the Third Annual Speed Networking Event on March 30 in the Campus Center Ballroom.

Tagged: alumni, career development services, educational opportunity program, alumni relations, alumni association


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Netflix Prize Winners Tout Collaboration for Success at NJIT Teacher Event http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-254.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-254.phpThu, 15 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Netflix Prize winners Bob Bell and Chris Volinsky, statisticians at AT&T Labs Research, told 22 science and technology teachers last week that collaboration was key to winning the prize money. The occasion was a teacher luncheon, wrapping up a three-day conference at NJIT highlighting the use of robots in science, math and technology classes. The NJIT Center for Pre-College Programs hosted the event, thanks to Netflix prize money won by an AT&T research team and donated last year to NJIT by the corporation. Teachers walked away with teaching ideas, plus Lego Mind Storm sets to continue building robots back in their classrooms. 

Tagged: awards, honors, center for pre-college programs, event, howard kimmel, teacher


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NJIT Professor Performing in Free Public Event at NYC’s Jazz at Lincoln Center http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-214.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-214.phpThu, 10 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor David Rothenberg, a best-selling author and acclaimed clarinetist, will perform with pianist Marilyn Crispell for Jazz at Lincoln Center's next Listening Party on Tuesday, June 22nd at 7 p.m. Featured will be their album, One Dark Night I Left My Silent House, released this month by ECM Records.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, david rothenberg, event, marilyn crispell


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NJIT Professor Publishes Comprehensive Guide to Essential Principles of Image Processing and Pattern Recognition http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-154.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-154.phpWed, 21 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Image Processing and Pattern Recognition: Fundamentals and Techniques (IEEE & Wiley Publishers, 2010), a new book by NJIT Professor Frank Y. Shih, PhD, features unique coverage of the most interesting developments and updated techniques, including image watermarking, digital steganography, document processing and classification, solar image processing and event classification. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, department of computer science, frank shih


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Ethicist Randy Cohen, Media Analyst Steve Adubato To Speak at NJIT Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-044.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-044.phpThu, 18 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 New York Times columnist Randy Cohen, media analyst Steve Adubato and Obama Healthcare Transition Team Advisor Peter Pitts, will be among the speakers and panelists at an upcoming EMBA 2010 Spring Conference “Public Policy Environment: Business Sector Challenges and Opportunities.”

Tagged: seminar, school of management, workshop, conference, event, talk, steve adubato


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Artist Matt Gosser at NJIT Creates Three Happening Art Events for Newark In October http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-335.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-335.phpThu, 01 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 October will be a busy month for art lovers in Newark thanks to the efforts of resident artist and curator Matthew Gosser, an NJIT adjunct faculty member. Gosser's latest work, “Theater Town,” a huge outdoor mural on the rear wall of 441 Broad Street, has no doubt stirred the interest of downtowners. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, newark, event, art, matt gosser, ar chaeology, newark arts council, museum


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Stem Cell Applications and Research Highlight NJIT’s First Research Cafe http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-325.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-325.phpThu, 24 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Stem cell researcher Treena Livingston Arinzeh will discuss current stem cell applications at NJIT, including the regeneration of bone and cartilage for bone fracture and osteoarthritis treatments, spinal cord repair, and liver regeneration at NJIT's first Research Café.  

Tagged: newark college of engineering, seminar, department of biomedical engineering, workshop, research, treena arinzeh, jay kappraff, conference, event, talk, research cafe, stem cells


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Alums To Be Honored June 13 at NJIT: Honorees Include Voting Rights Lawyer http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-216.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-216.phpMon, 08 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Alumni Association annually honors a select group of distinguished alumni for their notable achievements in their professional careers, community activities, and/or support of NJIT. This year's event will honor a group of New Jersey residents who made their marks in the fields of architecture, engineering and more. Set for Saturday, June 13, 2009, at 4 p.m. at NJIT, the event caps Alumni Weekend at the University. 

Tagged: department of mathematical sciences, alumni, fadi deek, event, alumni relations, neil maher, alumni association, honorees, department of history


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NJIT's Women's History Month Focuses on Women Taking Lead To Save Planet http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-080.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-080.phpThu, 05 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0500 “Women Taking the Lead to Save Our Planet” is the inspirational theme of a plethora of intriguing events this month at NJIT to celebrate Women's History Month. Join NJIT for activities ranging from green, money-saving tips to a lecture from a Harvard sustainability guru about saving the planet. Except where noted, all events are free and open to the public. For further information, please contact: Talina Knox at 973-642-4671 or view the calendar.

Tagged: judith sheft, workshop, murray center for women in technology, sustainability, society of women engineers, donna spuhler, event, talina knox, lillian gilbreth colloquium, monique hutchinson, us green building council, lectures, felicia amaechi, tau kappa epsilon, sigma psi kappa, department of public safety, green living, nomas, ace network, leadership in energy and environmental design, leith sharp, meagan hopper


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NJIT Hosts Free Workshop: Five Deadly Sins CEOs Make in Sales http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-063.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-063.phpWed, 25 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 A former CEO and global sales and marketing executive will tell small business owners and others how to survive this tough economy without cutting costs.  Jim Lewis, CEO of Princeton Sales Partners and author of Five Deadly Sins CEOs Make in Sales, will speak at NJIT on March 4, 2009 from 10 a.m. -12:30 p.m. 

Tagged: seminar, enterprise development center, edc, workshop, event, lectures, sales


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Public Invited To Free Performance by Members of NJ Symphony Orchestra at NJIT Feb. 25, 2009 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-048.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-048.phpFri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Music is an expression of creativity that spans all eras and cultures.  On Feb. 25, 2009 at the NJIT Campus Center Atrium from 3-4:30 p.m., the NJIT Technology and Society Forum will celebrate this aspect of creativity when artists from the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO) will perform the work of five noted composers.

Tagged: technology and society forum, event, concert, music, new jersey symphony orchestra


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NJIT Offers Free Bilingual Financial Aid Workshop at Upcoming Sunday Event http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-036.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-036.phpThu, 05 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 This weekend NJIT will once again open its doors for College Goal Sunday, a day-long, free public financial aid workshop to help low-income high school seniors and their parents navigate the often confusing world of financial aid opportunities. First-generation students have benefitted from this event in the past. 

Tagged: seminar, workshop, center for pre-college programs, scholarship, event, financial aid, tuition, monique hutchinson, fafsa, ivon nunez, bilingual


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Urban Land Institute Honors NJIT Prof Jerry English as Educator of Year http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-014.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-014.phpWed, 21 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 The Urban Land Institute of Northern New Jersey has honored NJIT adjunct professor and attorney Jerry Fitzgerald English as “Land Use Educator of the Year” for her 23 years of leadership and service to the environmental sector especially within the region.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, school of management, port authority of new york and new jersey


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NJIT Honors Ed Cruz, Steve Kalafer, and Wachovia Bank at Black-Tie Benefit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-445.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-445.phpTue, 16 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT held its annual black-tie benefit dinner Celebration on Nov. 14, 2008 at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. Former New Jersey Governor and President of the New Jersey State Senate, the Hon. Richard J. Codey served as the special guest master of ceremonies. The world-renowned Duprees, who started their 1960s musical careers in Jersey City provided entertainment.

Tagged: school of management, celebration, scholarship, jacquelynn rhodes, event, outstanding alumnus award, outstanding corporate partner, development, richard codey, aileen davila, edward cruz, duprees, steve kalafer, black tie benefit, wachovia, somerset patriots, governor


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NJIT Honored Flemington’s Steve Kalafer at Black-Tie Benefit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-443.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-443.phpMon, 15 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Steve Kalafer, chairman of the Flemington Car and Truck Country Family of Dealerships and the Somerset Patriots received NJIT's highest honor—the President's Medal at NJIT's annual black-tie benefit dinner Celebration on Nov. 14, 2008 at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. 

Tagged: school of management, celebration, scholarship, jacquelynn rhodes, event, development, richard codey, aileen davila, black tie benefit, duprees, steve kalafer, somerset patriots, governor


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NJIT Honored Holmdel’s Ed Cruz at Black-Tie Benefit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-442.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-442.phpMon, 15 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Edward Cruz, CEO of E.E. Cruz & Company, Inc, Holmdel, received NJIT's Outstanding Alumnus Award at NJIT's annual black-tie benefit dinner Celebration on Nov. 14, 2008 at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange.

Tagged: school of management, celebration, jacquelynn rhodes, event, outstanding alumnus award, development, richard codey, athletics hall of fame, aileen davila, edward cruz, black tie benefit, governor, ee cruz and company


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American Society of Civil Engineers Names NJIT Structural Engineer Fellow http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-424.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-424.phpThu, 20 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 A structural engineer and world-renowned expert on how structures respond to natural disasters, M. Ala Saadeghvaziri, PhD, a professor at NJIT, has been named a Fellow by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Saadeghvaziri, of Basking Ridge, researches the effect upon buildings and other structures due to time, usage and loadings or the outcome of disasters such as earthquakes or explosions.

Tagged: awards, national science foundation, civil and environmental engineering, ieee, american society of civil engineers, asce, us department of defense


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Everything’s Coming Up Roses: NJIT Special Events Director’s Floral Designs Grace Annual Tony Awards Ceremony http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-249.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-249.phpMon, 23 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Eladio Ruiz 3rd '87, director of special events at NJIT, designed custom floral arrangements for the Tony Awards® ceremony on June 15 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. For the sixth year, Ruiz's arrangements, complete with top hats, gold stars and ribbons printed with musical staffs, graced the stars' dressing rooms, talent check-in and other areas. Marking 62 years of excellence on Broadway, the Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards are bestowed annually on theatre professionals for distinguished achievement.  Photo: Shevett Studios

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Enterprise Development Center at NJIT To Host Angel Event 2007 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-347.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-347.phpFri, 21 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 The Enterprise Development Center (EDC) at NJIT will host Angel Event 2007, a free participation and feedback session for startup and early-stage companies, on Sept. 27, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., NJIT EDC III, 211 Warren St., Rm. 407.

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Annual Dean's Day Event A Great Success Despite Spring Storm http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-162.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-162.phpWed, 18 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 A spring nor'easter did little to dampen the spirits of some 400 admitted students and their parents who attended NJIT's annual Dean's Day event on April 15. “I was pleasantly surprised and happy that students and their parents braved the storm to meet our deans and faculty as they made their final choices regarding college enrollment,” said Steve Eck, director of admissions at NJIT.

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