NJIT Newsroom tagged with "medal" 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 Community Mourns the Loss of Arthur Silverman '39 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-122.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-122.phpTue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Arthur Silverman, a distinguished and caring alumnus, died on April 8. Arthur was a member of the Class of 1939, a talented engineer, and a dedicated friend of our university.

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Anita M. Rubino, of Mountain Lakes, Receives Alumni Award at NJIT's Annual Black-Tie Fundraiser http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-366.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-366.phpMon, 11 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Anita M. Rubino, of Mountain Lakes, was awarded the New Jersey Institute of Technology Edward F. Weston Medal for Professional Achievement at Celebration 2013, the university's annual black-tie benefit dinner, on November 8, 2013 at the Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. The Weston Medal is presented to alumni in recognition of outstanding personal, professional, and civic achievement and commitment to the development of the university.

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PS&S Chairman and CEO Anthony J. Sartor Honored at Celebration, NJIT's Annual Black-Tie Fundraiser http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-365.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-365.phpMon, 11 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Anthony J. Sartor, PhD, of Scotch Plains, received the New Jersey Institute of Technology President's Medal for Lifetime Achievement at Celebration 2013, the university's annual black-tie benefit dinner, on November 8, 2013 at the Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. 

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Treena Livingston Arinzeh Receives Innovators Award from NJ Inventors Hall of Fame http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-352.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-352.phpMon, 28 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Treena Livingston Arinzeh, PhD, of West Orange, a professor of biomedical engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), received an Innovators Award from the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame (NJIHoF) at a formal banquet on Oct. 17, 2013 at the W Hotel in Hoboken. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of biomedical engineering, new jersey inventors hall of fame, treena livingston arinzeh, board of overseers excellence in research prize and medal, regenerative medicine


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New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame To Honor NJIT Researchers and Alumnus Tonight at Annual Awards Banquet http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-339.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-339.phpThu, 17 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Three members of the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) community will be honored this evening by the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame (NJIHoF) in recognition of their contributions to innovation in the Garden State. 

Tagged: alumni, electrical and computer engineering, biomedical engineering, new jersey inventors hall of fame, treena livingston arinzeh, khondaker salehin, roberto rojas-cessa


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NJIT Board of Overseers Awards Excellence in Research http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-314.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-314.phpFri, 04 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal was awarded yesterday to Treena Livingston Arinzeh, PhD, professor in the department of biomedical engineering, in recognition of a sustained record of contributions that has enhanced the reputation of NJIT.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, board of overseers, biomedical engineering, excellence in research prize and medal, michael jaffe, treena livingston arinzeh, chemistry


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NJIT Celebration Set for Nov. 8, 2013 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-287.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-287.phpFri, 13 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold Celebration, its annual black-tie benefit dinner, on Nov. 8, 2013 at the Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange.  Event proceeds will provide endowed scholarship support. 

Tagged: celebration, jacquelynn rhodes, scholarships, steven plate, anita rubino, edward weston medal for professional achievement, anthony sartor


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C. Stephen Cordes, of Westfield, Is Named to NJIT Board of Trustees http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-192.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-192.phpThu, 23 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 C. Stephen Cordes, of Westfield, has been named to the NJIT Board of Trustees.  Cordes is an equity partner and managing director of Clarion Partners, a leading investment advisory firm headquartered in New York City specializing in real estate with $23 billion in assets under management.  He is a member of the firm's board of directors, management executive board and investment committee.  He serves as chief operating officer of the company and is the head of its portfolio management activities.  Cordes is portfolio manager and chairman of the board of a $2.5 billion investment fund created through the 2005 privatization of a publicly-traded real estate investment trust specializing in multifamily property ownership and development.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, adhc, board of trustees, alum, bot, clarion partners


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NJIT Celebration Set for Jan. 25, 2013; NJIT NEXT Funding Campaign Unveiled http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-006.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-006.phpMon, 14 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration on Jan. 25, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. at The Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange.  Originally this event was scheduled for Nov. 2, 2012, but due to Hurricane Sandy, it was postponed. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, albert dorman honors college, department of biomedical engineering, celebration, board of trustees, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, outstanding corporate partner, verizon, dennis bone, neil sedaka, steven saperstein, roberta renard, kathleen uske, renard communications


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Inventor of World's Smallest Probe on Nano Scale Receives NJIT Top Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-332.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-332.phpFri, 05 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Research Professor Reginald C. Farrow, PhD, who with his research team have discovered how to make nanoscale arrays of the world's smallest probe for investigating the electrical properties of individual living cells was awarded yesterday, Oct. 4, 2012, the NJIT Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal.  This prize is the most prestigious research award at NJIT.  It is the fifth time the award has been made.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, department of physics, department of chemistry and environmental science, reginald farrow, cory booker, gordon thomas, nanotechnology, zafar iqbal, board of overseers excellence in research prize and medal, sheng liu


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Researcher Who Invented A Method for Fabricating Arrays of the World's Smallest Probe for Investigating Electrical Properties of Living Cells to Receive NJIT Overseers Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-327.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-327.phpMon, 01 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Research Professor Reginald C. Farrow, PhD, who with his research team have discovered how to make nanoscale arrays of the world's smallest probe for investigating the electrical properties of individual living, cells will receive on Oct. 4, 2012 the NJIT Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, school of management, coad, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, ccs, department of physics, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, department of engineering technology, federated department of history, department of information systems, information systems, school of art design, department of biological sciences, zafar iqbal, board of overseers excellence in research prize and medal


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


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Granular and Multiphase Flows Colloquium on March 28 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-120.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-120.phpFri, 23 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Joe Goddard, PhD, professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, will discuss "Playing in Sand for Science, Engineering and Amusement (or Life without kT)” on March 28, 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. in GITC 3710. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, granular and multiphase flows colloquium


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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, honorary doctorate, guttenberg information technologies center


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Survival of the Beautiful: Scientists and Artists Face Off on Aesthetics of Evolution http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-056.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-056.phpFri, 10 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Why did the peacock's tail vex Charles Darwin?

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, technology and society forum, david rothenberg, humanities, overseers excellence in research prize and medal


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NJIT's Louis Lanzerotti To Be Honored as AGU's 2011 William Bowie Medalist http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-468.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-468.phpThu, 01 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Louis Lanzerotti, distinguished research professor of physics at NJIT, has been selected as the 2011 William Bowie Medalist of the American Geophysical Union (AGU).

Tagged: physics, big bear solar observatory, nasa, louis lanzerotti, center for solar-terrestrial research, hubble space telescope, american geophysical union, geophysics


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NJIT Board of Overseers Awards Fourth Excellence in Research Prize and Medal To Nationally Acclaimed Nanotechnology Expert http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-371.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-371.phpFri, 07 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Board of Overseers awarded the fourth annual Excellence in Research Prize and Medal yesterday to Haim Grebel, PhD, professor of electrical and computer engineering and a nationally acclaimed expert in nanotechnology.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of electrical and computer engineering, board of overseers, excellence in research prize and medal, haim grebel


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NJIT To Honor Work of Professor With Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-296.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-296.phpTue, 06 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 What do brilliantly colored glass, advanced batteries, and innovative technology for the regulation of brain functions have in common?  They are nano-scale structures far smaller than the wavelengths of energy coursing through them in different regions of the electromagnetic spectrum, said NJIT Professor Haim Grebel. 

Tagged: department of electrical and computer engineering, ece, research, excellence in research prize and medal, haim grebel, carbon nanotubes


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"Live in Concert" from Original "Jersey Boys" To Highlight Annual NJIT Dinner http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-390.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-390.phpFri, 29 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration 2010, on Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, at The Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. 

Tagged: alumni, celebration, jacquelynn rhodes, scholarships, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, hatch mott macdonald


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NJIT's David Rothenberg To Debut Multimedia Piece in New York City http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-383.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-383.phpThu, 28 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Humanities Professor and clarinetist David Rothenberg will perform with Charles Lindsay in The Electrosense of Paddlefish, a multimedia piece on water in the American West on Nov. 1 at 8 p.m. at the Frederick Loewe Theater, 35 West 4th St. (between Washington Square Park E. and Greene St.). Rothenberg was awarded the third annual NJIT Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal on October 6.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, board of overseers, david rothenberg, excellence in research prize and medal


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NJIT Board of Overseers Awards Third Annual Research Prize and Medal To Interspecies Music Expert http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-337.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-337.phpThu, 07 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The exotic world of interspecies music was revealed yesterday when the third annual NJIT Excellence in Research Prize and Medal was bestowed upon David Rothenberg, PhD, a member of NJIT's faculty, best-selling author and acclaimed jazz clarinetist, by the NJIT Board of Overseers. "As an NJIT Overseer, I am especially appreciative of David's accomplishments in reaching out and building relationships with readers and listeners beyond what is generally considered the traditional boundary of academia," said NJIT Board of Overseers Chairman Emil Herkert.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, board of overseers, david rothenberg, excellence in research prize and medal, whale music, emil herkert, interspecies music


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Exotic World of Interspecies Music Spotlighted as NJIT Professor Is Honored: Whale and Bird Song Experts Join Jazz Musicians for Unique Event http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-316.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-316.phpMon, 20 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The exotic world of interspecies music will be revealed on Oct. 6, 2010 when the New Jersey Institute of Technology Excellence in Research Prize and Medal is bestowed upon David Rothenberg, a member of NJIT's faculty, best-selling author and acclaimed jazz clarinetist, by the NJIT Board of Overseers. “Harmonic Connections in Nature, Science and Music,” held at 5 p.m. at the Jim Wise Theater in Kupfrian Hall, will include a presentation by Rothenberg, PhD, professor of philosophy and music, on how and why music enables him to communicate with birds and whales—the subject of his two best-selling books. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, donald sebastian, board of overseers, david rothenberg, excellence in research prize and medal, interspecies music, marilyn crispell


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NJIT's David Rothenberg Performs Whale Music on Scandinavian Tour http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-268.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-268.phpMon, 02 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor of Humanities and interspecies music expert David B. Rothenberg, PhD, is on tour this week performing whale-related music throughout Finland, Sweden and Arctic Norway with Whale Kit, a group of electronic musicians from Russia. Rothenberg will receive the third annual NJIT Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal on October 6, 2010. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, david rothenberg, excellence in research prize and medal, whale music, njit board of overseers, interspecies music


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NJIT Board of Overseers To Present 3rd Excellence in Research Prize and Medal to Best-Selling Author and Acclaimed Clarinetist http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-194.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-194.phpThu, 20 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Board of Overseers will present the third New Jersey Institute of Technology Excellence in Research Prize and Medal on October 6, 2010, to best-selling author and acclaimed clarinetist David B. Rothenberg, PhD. Through music and writing, Rothenberg, a professor of humanities at NJIT, explores the world of interspecies music.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, awards, board of overseers, david rothenberg, excellence in research award, interspecies music, whale song, medal


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Savion Glover Wows Guests at NJIT's Annual "Celebration" http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-414.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-414.phpFri, 20 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Tony Award-winning choreographer Savion Glover thrilled friends of NJIT at the university's recent annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, alumni, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, robert altenkirch, board of overseers, celebration, jacquelynn rhodes, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, scholarships, outstanding corporate partner, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, j robert hillier, ing clarion partners, rmjm group, hess corporation, savion glover, town topics, pleasantdale chateau


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Princeton Architect Hillier, ING Exec, Savion Glover Highlight NJIT Celebration http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-404.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-404.phpFri, 13 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration, on Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, awards, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, honors, board of overseers, celebration, center for pre-college programs, jacquelynn rhodes, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, scholarships, dinner, outstanding corporate partner, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, j robert hillier, c. stephen cordes, ing clarion partners, hess corporation, savion glover, rmjm group, jeff steinhorn, town topics


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Princeton Architect Hillier, ING Exec, Savion Glover Highlight NJIT Celebration http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-380.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-380.phpWed, 28 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration, on Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. Tony Award-winning dancer, choreographer and producer Savion Glover, who was born and raised in Newark, will provide the entertainment.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, awards, honors, celebration, chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, scholarships, pre-college programs, dinner, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, outstanding corporate partner, j robert hillier, c. stephen cordes, rmjm group, savion glover, hess corporation, fundraiser, jeff steinhorn


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Membrane Separations Technology Takes Limelight at NJIT Ceremony for Sirkar http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-352.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-352.phpMon, 12 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Using a colander to separate pasta from the water in which it was cooked is a commonplace kitchen experience. But what about the cooking water that usually disappears down the drain? Suppose you had a colander with holes that could not only separate pasta and water, but just as easily remove the salt and starch added to the water in the cooking process — making the water so pure that it would taste great.

Tagged: awards, honors, board of overseers, chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, excellence in research prize and medal, kamalesh sirkar, membrane separations


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NJIT To Dedicate New Telescope at Big Bear Solar Observatory on Oct. 3, 2009 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-331.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-331.phpTue, 29 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 During the next decade, solar physicists will learn more than they might have dreamed possible about the Sun, thanks to current technologies that have advanced the capacity of ground-based and space-based instruments.   All the more reason for the excitement on Oct. 3, 2009 when NJIT formally dedicates the new solar telescope at Big Bear Solar Observatory (BBSO), CA.

Tagged: department of physics, donald sebastian, robert altenkirch, board of overseers, big bear solar observatory, philip goode, excellence in research prize and medal, center for solar-terrestrial research, bbso, solar telescope


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Membrane Separation Expert To Be Feted at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-326.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-326.phpThu, 24 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Distinguished Professor of Chemical Engineering Kamalesh K. Sirkar will be honored Oct. 7, 2009 for his pioneering research in membrane separation processes. These processes play a critical and greater role today in several areas of national interest including health care and the production of drinking water.

Tagged: department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, honors, award, board of overseers, excellence in research prize and medal, engineering, kamalesh sirkar, membrane separation


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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, development, richard codey, outstanding corporate partner, edward cruz, black tie benefit, aileen davila, duprees, steve kalafer, wachovia, governor, somerset patriots


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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, black tie benefit, duprees, aileen davila, steve kalafer, somerset patriots, governor


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NJIT To Honor Ed Cruz, Steve Kalafer, and Wachovia Bank at Upcoming Black-Tie Benefit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-387.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-387.phpFri, 24 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold 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, will serve as the special guest master of ceremonies. The world-renowned Duprees, who started their 1960s musical careers in Jersey City with hits like “You Belong to Me,” will provide entertainment.

Tagged: board of overseers, celebration, scholarship, jacquelynn rhodes, outstanding alumnus award, richard codey, edward cruz, black tie benefit, duprees, stephanie tonic, steve kalafer, somerset patriots, wachovia, ee cruz and company, pleasantdale chateau, elysa scharf


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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.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, convocation, american society of civil engineers, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, ellis island medal of honor, peter papanicolaou


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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. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of computing sciences, school of management, convocation, electrical and computer engineering, award, civil and environmental engineering, mathematical sciences, new jersey school of architecture, information systems, david rothenberg, humanities, nirwan ansari, atam dhawan, priscilla nelson, computer science, mechanical engineering, john carpinelli, excellence in research award, taha marhaba, nancy coppola, zeyuan qiu, katia passerini, yehoshua perl, rajesh dave, jonathan curley, piero armenante, master teacher, zeynep celik, kwabena narh, jorge golowasch, rajiv mehta, andrei sirenko, roy goodman, promotions, bruce kirchoff, zoi-heleni michalopoulou, john federici, shanthi gopalakrishnan, excellence in service award, michael booty, quentin jones, robert herrera, mark somers, methi wecharatana, edward weston medal for professional achievement, alice white, joga rao, peter papanicolaou


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NJIT President Awarded Ellis Island Medal of Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-242.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-242.phpMon, 16 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch, PhD received the 2008 Ellis Island Medal of Honor in a ceremony held May 10, 2008 on Ellis Island. The medals are awarded annually to a group of distinguished American citizens who exemplify a life dedicated to community service. 

Tagged: robert altenkirch, award, vincent naimoli, president, medal, ellis island medal of honor


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NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch Awarded Ellis Island Medal of Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-203.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-203.phpWed, 14 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch received the 2008 Ellis Island Medal of Honor in a ceremony held on May 10 on Ellis Island. The medals are awarded annually to a group of distinguished American citizens who exemplify a life dedicated to community service.

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NJIT Commencement 2008 at the Rock, May 17, 9 a.m. http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-184.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-184.phpThu, 01 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The University Commencement Ceremony for NJIT will be held Saturday, May 17, 2008, at the Prudential Center, Newark from 9 a.m.-noon. During the ceremony, more than 2,000 honorary doctoral degrees and earned doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degrees will be conferred on the Class of 2008.

Tagged: commencement, class of 2008, aia, newark preservation and landmarks committee, prudential center, thom mayne, elizabeth del tufo


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NJIT Solar Astronomer Philip R. Goode Receives First Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-111.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-111.phpThu, 27 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Board of Overseers and NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch presented yesterday to Philip R. Goode, PhD the first NJIT Excellence in Research Prize and Medal. Goode, who has led a five-year project to build the world's most capable 1.6-meter solar telescope at Big Bear Solar Observatory in Big Bear Lake, CA, is distinguished professor of physics and director of the Center for Solar-Terrestrial Research, which manages the observatory. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of physics, donald sebastian, robert altenkirch, board of overseers, big bear solar observatory, philip goode, excellence in research prize and medal, center for solar-terrestrial research, solar telescope, solar astronomy


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NJIT Astronomer Philip R. Goode To Detail World’s Most Capable Solar Telescope on March 26 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-107.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-107.phpWed, 26 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400 During the next decade, solar physicists will learn more than they have dreamed possible about the Sun, thanks to current technologies that have advanced the capacity of land-based instruments. Such advancements will be the focus of a talk on March 26 by noted NJIT solar astronomer Philip R. Goode, PhD. The inaugural presentation of the NJIT Board of Overseers Excellence in Research Prize and Medal will begin at 3:30 p.m. in the Jim Wise Theatre, Kupfrian Hall.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, physics, philip goode, excellence in research prize and medal, njit board of overseers, solar telescope


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NJIT Astronomer To Detail World’s Most Capable Solar Telescope March 26 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-098.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-098.phpTue, 18 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400 During the next decade, solar physicists will learn more than they have dreamed possible about the Sun, thanks to current technologies that have advanced the capacity of land-based instruments. Such advancements will be the focus of a talk on March 26, 2008 by noted NJIT solar astronomer Philip R. Goode, PhD. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of physics, donald sebastian, robert altenkirch, national science foundation, physics, board of overseers, big bear solar observatory, philip goode, excellence in research prize and medal, vincent naimoli, astronomy, philip rinaldi, j robert hillier, solar physics, solar telescope, emil herkert, norma clayton, national solar observatory, albert dorman, helioseismology


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NJIT Overseers To Award NJIT Physicist New Prize and Medal for Design, Development and Construction of New, Top Solar Observatory http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-087.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-087.phpMon, 10 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The first NJIT Excellence in Research Prize and Medal will be awarded to Philip R. Goode, PhD, distinguished professor of physics by the NJIT Board of Overseers and NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch on March 26, 2008. 

Tagged: robert altenkirch, physics, board of overseers, big bear solar observatory, philip goode, excellence in research prize and medal, center for solar-terrestrial research, astronomy, emil herkert


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NJIT's Celebration Raises $400,000; Devils' Vanderbeek Honored http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-465.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-465.phpWed, 19 Dec 2007 00:00:00 -0500 Jeffrey Vanderbeek, whose name is synonymous with Newark, New Jersey's Prudential Center, and the New Jersey Devils hockey franchise, received the NJIT President's Medal for Lifetime Achievement at Celebration 2007.

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NJIT Alumnus Frank Cassidy, PSEG Power President, Receives NJIT Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-487.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-487.phpThu, 30 Nov 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Frank Cassidy, president and chief operating officer of PSEG Power, a subsidiary of Public Service Enterprise Group and affiliate of Public Service Electric and Gas, received the President's Medal from NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch at NJIT's annual black-tie benefit dinner, called Celebration, on Nov. 10 at the Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange.

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Alumnus John W. Seazholtz Receives NJIT’s Highest Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-337.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-337.phpFri, 08 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 John W. Seazholtz, a member of the board of overseers at NJIT and a 1959 graduate of Newark College of Engineering, received NJIT's highest honor: the Edward F. Weston Medal for Distinguished Professional Achievement by an alumnus.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, alumni, board of overseers, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement


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Silicon Valley Patent Attorney To Receive NJIT’s Highest Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-294.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-294.phpTue, 16 Aug 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Patent attorney and Newark native George M. Newcombe will receive the highest alumni honor at NJIT's annual convocation ceremony on Sept. 28 at 2:30 p.m. in Kupfrian Hall. Newcombe will receive the Weston Medal, NJIT's highest honor recognizing his leadership in the field of corporate litigation and intellectual property. Nineteen other honors will also be awarded during the ceremony to NJIT professors and students


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Peggy Tomasula, Who Has Improved the Nation’s Food Supply, to Receive Distinguished Alumni Achievement Medal from New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-160.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-160.phpFri, 29 Oct 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Peggy M. Tomasula, a lead researcher for the Department of Agriculture whose engineering skills have both improved and secured the nation's food supply, will receive the Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award during New Jersey Institute of Technology's (NJIT) annual Fall Awards ceremony. The ceremony will be held Oct. 6 at the university.


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Iris to Receive Professional Achievement Medal Today at University Awards Ceremony http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-169.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-169.phpWed, 06 Oct 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Herbert M. Iris, a civil engineer whose firm has helped to design and construct major commercial, industrial and office facilities throughout the state, will receive the Edward F. Weston Medal for Professional Achievement during NJIT's University Awards ceremony today at 4 p.m. in the Jim Wise Theatre.

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Herbert Iris, Whose Firm Helped Build Up New Jersey’s Infrastructure, to Receive Professional Achievement Medal From New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-159.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-159.phpWed, 29 Sep 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Herbert M. Iris, a civil engineer whose firm has helped to design and construct major commercial, industrial and office facilities throughout the state, will receive the Edward F. Weston Medal for Professional Achievement during New Jersey Institute of Technology's (NJIT) annual Fall Awards ceremony. The ceremony will be held Oct. 6 at the university. 


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Distinguished NJIT Physicist To Receive International Medal For Space Science http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-103.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-103.phpWed, 14 Jul 2004 00:00:00 -0400 The Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) will present next week the William Nordberg Medal for space science to Louis J. Lanzerotti, distinguished professor of physics at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).  Lanzerotti, a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the International Academy of Astronautics, is chairing the 20-person, blue-ribbon panel to study whether or not to prolong the mission of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST).  Lanzerotti is also a consulting physicist to Bell Laboratories-Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill.

Tagged: physics, louis lanzerotti, william nordberg medal, cospar, committee on space research


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Distinguished NJIT Physicist To Receive International Medal For Space Science http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-101.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-101.phpWed, 14 Jul 2004 00:00:00 -0400 The Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) will present the William Nordberg Medal for space science to Louis J. Lanzerotti, distinguished professor of physics at NJIT, on July 19, 2004. Lanzerotti, a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the International Academy of Astronautics, is chairing the 20-person, blue-ribbon panel to study whether or not to prolong the mission of the Hubble Space Telescope (HST). The Nordberg Medal is awarded to a scientist who has made a distinguished contribution to the application of space science in a field covered by COSPAR.

Tagged: louis lanzerotti, william nordberg medal, committee on space research, cospar


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Derish Wolff, Bernardsville Resident And Chairman of Berger Holdings, Honored by NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-136.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-136.phpTue, 18 Nov 2003 00:00:00 -0500 Derish Wolff, chairman of Berger Holdings, Inc., received the President's Medal For Lifetime Achievement from the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) during its annual black-tie benefit known as Celebration.

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