NJIT Newsroom tagged with "google" 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 First Generation Mexican Immigrant Oscar Tapia, of Clifton, To Receive NJIT's Top Honor at Tomorrow's Commencement at the Rock http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-211.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-211.phpFri, 16 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will award Oscar Tapia, Clifton, a first-generation former Mexican immigrant, the university's highest honor for earning a perfect grade point average (GPA). The honor will be bestowed upon the Dover High School graduate tomorrow at 9 a.m. during NJIT's 2008 commencement at the Prudential Center.  

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NJIT Doctoral Student Named Google Scholarship Finalist http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-199.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-199.phpFri, 09 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Sara Gatmir Motahari, a doctoral student in electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, was recently named a 2008 Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship finalist. She will receive an award of $1,000. The program awards academic scholarships to outstanding undergraduate and graduate women who are completing degrees in computer science and related fields and who have demonstrated a commitment to advancing women in technology.

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NJIT Senior from Clifton Wins Google Hispanic Scholarship http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-472.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-472.phpFri, 30 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0500 When Oscar Tapia was 13 years old he always carried a dictionary. It was his friend and his teacher -- his passport to a brighter future. He had just arrived from Mexico and was eager to learn English.

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NJIT Computer Engineering Major Awarded Google Scholarship http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-424.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-424.phpMon, 12 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0500 Oscar Tapia, a computer engineering major at NJIT, was named a recipient of the 2007 Google Hispanic College Fund Scholarship. The program provides $5,000 awards to both undergraduate and graduate students who have demonstrated academic excellence in the fields of computer science and computer engineering.

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KUDOS - November 2007 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-406.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-406.phpThu, 01 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor Named Fellow of American Physical SocietyPushpendra Singh, PhD, professor in the department of mechanical engineering, has been elected a fellow of the American Physical Society (APS).  Singh was recognized for his outstanding contributions to the development of efficient algorithms for the direct numerical simulations of multiphase fluids (DNS), and for using the DNS technique in conjunction with experiments as a tool for understanding the physics of a broad range of multiphase systems. NJIT Student Awarded Google Hispanic College Fund ScholarshipOscar Tapia, a computer technology major at NJIT, is a recipient of  the 2007 Google Hispanic College Fund Scholarship. The program provides awards of $5,000 to both undergraduate and graduate students who have demonstrated academic excellence in the fields of computer science and computer engineering and who have made significant contributions to their communities. 

Tagged: mechanical engineering, pushpendra singh, american physical society, oscar tapia, google hispanic college fund scholarship


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