NJIT Newsroom tagged with "ms" 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 To Host MATLAB Day on April 10 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-105.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-105.phpFri, 04 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT educators, academic researchers and students are invited to a free MATLAB seminar, "Introduction to Simulink for Project-Based Learning using LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT" on April 10, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in GITC 3710.

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NJIT Participates in Summer Food Service Program http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-101.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-101.phpTue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey Institute of Technology will be participating in the 2014 Summer Food Service Program from June 30, 2014 to August 15, 2014. The Summer Food Service Program is a federal Program of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Services.

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NJIT Hosts Ninth Annual Web Design Competition for High School Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-087.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-087.phpThu, 20 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 More than 300 high school students gathered at NJIT on March 19 for the ninth annual Web Design Competition. 

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Sherwin-Williams Company Representative Presents to Interior Design Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-076.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-076.phpMon, 10 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 David Hall, the New Jersey-based architectural representative for the Sherwin-Williams Company of Cleveland, Ohio, recently gave an informational presentation about paint and coatings to a group of more than 40 interior design students and faculty as part of the School of Art + Design's Industry Speak Seminar Series.

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From Animal Locomotion to Intelligent Transportation Systems: Showcasing NJIT's New Research Talent http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-074.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-074.phpFri, 07 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500 In a showcase of NJIT's new research talent, a symposium and poster session on campus this week presented the university's growing expertise in scholarly fields ranging from health care informatics, to biochemistry, to architecture, while highlighting the potential for multidisciplinary collaborations to address pressing 21st century challenges.

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RESCHEDULED - T&S Forum Series: Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-030.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-030.phpThu, 06 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 The Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble will bring an exuberant performance to the NJIT campus for Black History Month on Feb. 19.

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T&S Forum Series: Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-026.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-026.phpFri, 31 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 The Universal African Dance and Drum Ensemble will bring an exuberant performance to the NJIT campus for the first week of Black History Month on Feb. 5.

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Up to the Challenge http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-025.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-025.phpThu, 30 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Student teams representing New Jersey high schools are putting their engineering and technical skills to the test this week in the preliminary competition of the Panasonic Creative Design Challenge in NJIT's Campus Center.

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NJIT Hosts Regional Science Olympiad on Jan. 16 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-010.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-010.phpWed, 15 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Hundreds of students representing twenty middle schools and sixteen high schools from throughout Northern New Jersey will assemble at NJIT on Thursday, Jan. 16 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. to compete in the New Jersey Science Olympiad Regional Tournament. 

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NJIT's Roumiana Petrova Chairs MS&T Program Coordinating Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-006.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-006.phpWed, 08 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Roumiana Petrova, senior university lecturer in the department of chemistry and environmental science, served as chair of the MS&T 2013 Program Coordinating Committee for the annual conference and exhibition held in Montreal, Canada. 

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Inventions That Improve Lives Are the Winners at the 2013 Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge Hosted by Capital One Bank and NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-398.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-398.phpThu, 05 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Sensor equipment to help the visually impaired navigate more safely and a system for recycling computers efficiently were among the seven inventive business concepts to win seed funding from Capital One Bank and a spot in an intensive NJIT accelerator program at the fifth annual Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge.

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A Tradition of Giving: Typhoon Haiyan Relief Update and Noble November http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-389.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-389.phpTue, 26 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's student organizations have rallied once again for their annual Noble November activities to raise awareness of those in need. Members of the Filipino Student Association, many of whom have families in the Philippines that have been affected by Typhoon Haiyan, have collected almost $1,000 for UNICEF.

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NJIT Researchers Win Bright Idea Awards http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-380.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-380.phpMon, 18 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The New Jersey Policy Research Organization (NJPRO) recently awarded Bright Idea Awards for 2013 to two teams of NJIT researchers.  The awards, which recognize outstanding research, were presented at a ceremony held in October. 

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NJIT Computing Dean Elected a WISE Fellow http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-351.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-351.phpFri, 25 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Marek Rusinkiewicz, PhD, of Califon, was elected a Fellow of Web Information System Engineering (WISE) Society during the 2013 WISE Conference in Nanjing China.  Rusinkiewicz, who is dean of the College of Computing Sciences, was recognized for his contributions to science and technology.

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Leading Manufacturer of Advanced Wall Systems Presents to NJIT Architecture Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-342.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-342.phpFri, 18 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Matt Ford, senior vice president at Universe Cladding Solutions, recently gave a presentation to students from NJIT's College of Architecture and Design. 

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NJIT Architecture Students Visit Headquarters of Building Industry Leader http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-309.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-309.phpWed, 02 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Students from NJIT's College of Architecture and Design recently visited the Trespa Design Center in New York City, the headquarters of Trespa North America, Ltd.  

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NJIT Biology Professor's Research on Robotic Swarms Cited in Science Publication http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-308.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-308.phpWed, 02 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Assistant Professor of Biology Simon Garnier's research on robotic swarms was cited in an article about using robots to understand animal behavior in the October 1, 2013 issue of The Scientist.  

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NJIT's Donald Sebastian to Appear on One-on-One with Steve Adubato http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-293.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-293.phpWed, 18 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Watch Donald Sebastian, senior vice president of research and development, on One-on-One with Steve Adubato.  Sebastian will discuss current partnerships being developed through NJIT alums in China who have created new and innovative strategies involved in solar technology. 

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NJIT's Convocation Recognizes 2013 Top Performers: Professors, Staff, Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-278.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-278.phpThu, 05 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the school year on Sept.18, 2013, with 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 Recreational Facility on the NJIT campus. A reception will follow.

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NJ Governor Christie Visits NJIT to Spotlight $86m Building Renovation http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-277.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-277.phpTue, 03 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Governor Christopher J. Christie today visited the NJIT campus to spotlight the ongoing renovation of NJIT's Central King Building (formerly Newark's Central High) into a state-of-the art technology center. 

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NJIT Expands With 11 New Faculty Members Starting This Fall http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-275.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-275.phpTue, 27 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Eleven new faculty members will soon join NJIT to help realize the goals of the university's strategic plan.  The men and women bring expertise in areas including architecture design, solar physics, biology, biostatistics, biomedical engineering and more.

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NJIT Professor Passerini Named Interim Dean of NJIT Albert Dorman Honors College http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-248.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-248.phpMon, 22 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has announced the appointment of Professor Katia Passerini to interim dean of the Albert Dorman Honors College. The appointment will become effective on Aug. 1, 2013.

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NJIT Professor Collaborated On New Federal Report on Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-240.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-240.phpFri, 12 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor Michel Boufadel, is a co-author of a new expert report on the effects of the Deepwater Horizon (DWH) Mississippi Canyon-252 oil spill on ecosystem services in the Gulf of Mexico.   

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17th Biannual Transducers Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-233.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-233.phpThu, 11 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Assistant Professor Raquel Perez-Castillejos recently gave one of the four courses at a conference on solid-state sensors, actuators and microsystems. 

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NJIT Salutes Students with Highlander Awards http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-225.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-225.phpFri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Winners of the 2013 Highlander Student Achievement Awards were recently announced at the annual ceremony which recognizes student leaders and organizations for their talent and work to enhance the NJIT student experience. 

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NJIT Distinguished Professor Emerita Receives SIGCAS Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-223.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-223.phpThu, 27 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Starr Roxanne Hiltz, distinguished professor emerita of information systems, was recently named the winner of the SIGCAS Making a Difference Award for 2012 in recognition of her academic research and teaching.

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Appointment of Provost and Senior Executive Vice President http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-220.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-220.phpFri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) President Joel S. Bloom has announced the naming of Professor Fadi P. Deek of East Brunswick, NJ, as the next provost and senior executive vice president at NJIT.  The appointment of Professor Deek, who has been serving as interim provost, will take place immediately.

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Wells Fargo Awards NJIT $50,000 to Improve Teaching Math in Middle School http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-206.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-206.phpWed, 05 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Wells Fargo has awarded a grant of $50,000 to the NJIT Center for Pre-College Programs to further the bank's commitment to improving the teaching of mathematics in New Jersey middle schools.  The grant will support a new professional development program to help middle school math teachers adopt the new common core state standards for mathematics.

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NJIT's Mengchu Zhou Proposes Using Petri Nets as a Solution to Automation Problems in Manufacturing in Upcoming IEEE Journal http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-203.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-203.phpTue, 04 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 An expert in robotics and automation problems, especially those involving manufacturing systems, NJIT Distinguished Professor and IEEE Fellow Mengchu Zhou will have two articles published in the upcoming proceedings of the 2013 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation.  Both papers were recently presented at this conference.

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NJIT Awards 2,643 Degrees to Members of the Class of 2013 at Prudential Center http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-182.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-182.phpMon, 20 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 With woops, cheers and mortarboards flying, NJIT today awarded 2,643 degrees to the members of the class of 2013.  This brings the total number of degrees awarded by the university to more than 74,678.  The ceremony was held at Newark's Prudential Center.  

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Five NJIT New Jersey Students Reach May 20 Commencement Ready to Excel http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-179.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-179.phpThu, 16 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT offers innumerable opportunities and the students who avail themselves of the many campus attributes ranging from 121 degree programs to an enviable 15:1 student-faculty ratio often leave NJIT to enjoy a rich, rewarding future.  Five inspirational stories below exemplify that if you stay in school and work hard, success follows.  

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NJIT Computer Scientist Publishes New Algorithm Cluster To Data Mine Health Records http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-177.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-177.phpWed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The time may be fast approaching for researchers to take better advantage of the vast amount of valuable patient information available from U.S. electronic health records.  Lian Duan, an NJIT computer scientist with an expertise in data mining, has done just that with the recent publication of “Adverse Drug Effect Detection,” IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (March, 2013).

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NJIT To Host Free Forum About Doing Business With the European Union http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-174.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-174.phpFri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 If you want to learn more about helping your business or company grow in Europe, don't miss a free one day business forum at NJIT on May 15, 2013, which will detail how to use technology and innovation to do business in the European Union. 

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NJIT Center for Pre-College Programs Receives Donation from Wells Fargo http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-173.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-173.phpFri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Furthering its commitment to improving math teaching in urban middle schools, Wells Fargo has donated $50,000 to the NJIT Center for Pre-College Programs.  Pictured is Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo At Work Director, Northeast Region Stephanie Tonic, a member of the NJIT Board of Overseers with NJIT Associate Vice President for Development Jacquie Rhodes. 

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Cisco Technology Evangelist To Speak at NJIT's May 20, 2013 Commencement http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-172.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-172.phpMon, 06 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Technology evangelist and Cisco System Senior Vice President Carlos Dominguez; and alums U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski, PhD, and  Edward Cruz, principal of Hop Brook Properties, will receive honorary degrees at the May 20, 2013 NJIT commencement.  The event, set for 9 a.m., will be held at Newark's Prudential Center.  The university will confer close to 2000 doctoral, master's and bachelor's degrees on members of the Class of 2013. 

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PayScale Ranks NJIT in Top 1 Percent for ROI Among US Public Colleges, Universities http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-166.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-166.phpThu, 02 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT continues to demonstrate the value of its educational offerings in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), according to the latest 2013 PayScale college rankings for return on investment (ROI).  NJIT is 6th (top 1 percent) among 437 public universities and 27th (top 2 percent) among 1,511 public and private institutions in the U.S. 

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Biomed Innovations, Architecture, Nano Carbons Take Top Honors at NJIT Research Day http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-156.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-156.phpMon, 22 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 From exciting architectural plans for the August 2013 Chinese Solar Decathlon to a better hospital rating system, six student research projects recently captured the imagination of judges at the 2013 NJIT Dana Knox Student Research Showcase, held last week on April 17, 2013.  Seventy-two graduate and undergraduate students participated.

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K-12 Outreach Proposal Grant Awarded to the Society of Women Engineers http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-141.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-141.phpWed, 10 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) at NJIT has recently been awarded a grant to support their continued goal of increasing the number of women studying science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).  The award, funded by ExxonMobil, is part of the national SWE grant competition for K-12 (pre-college) outreach programs. 

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NJIT Participates in Summer Food Service Program http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-139.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-139.phpWed, 10 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey Institute of Technology will be participating in the 2013 Summer Food Service Program from June 26, 2013 to August 8, 2013.  The Summer Food Service Program is a federal Program of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Services. 

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NJ-HITEC Successfully Helps Docs Submit Data to CMS through Its Registry http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-131.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-131.phpMon, 08 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey Health Information Technology Extension Center (NJ-HITEC) reached another milestone in its mission to assist doctors improve the quality of healthcare through Health Information Technology (IT) by successfully assisting approximately 300 doctors submit Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and E-Prescribing (eRx) data through its member portal to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) by the March 31, 2013 deadline to receive federal incentive funding and avoid penalties.

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NJIT Board of Trustees Approves Submission of Nearly $200 Million in Campus Construction and Infrastructure Projects in Response to State's RFPs http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-107.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-107.phpWed, 13 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The Board of Trustees of New Jersey Institute of Technology has approved $200 million in construction and infrastructure projects on the university's Newark campus, designed to enhance and expand NJIT's role as the state's science and technology university and a leader in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and research. The university will apply to the Secretary of Higher Education for $152 million from the Building Our Future Bond Act, state revolving funds and other sources to support the projects.

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NJIT To Host Spring Career Fair on March 6 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-084.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-084.phpFri, 01 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's annual spring Career Fair, sponsored by NJIT's Career Development Services (CDS), will be held March 6, 2013 from 12:30 -5 p.m. throughout the campus.  It is expected to be the largest ever, with more than 175 companies and government agencies coming to interview upwards of 2,000 students and alumni. 

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NJIT President Joel Bloom Named To NJ Biz Power 100 List http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-022.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-022.phpTue, 29 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT President Joel S. Bloom was named to the NJ Biz prestigious power list of the 100 most powerful people in New Jersey business.  Dr. Bloom was ranked 55. 

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SOM Professor and Alum Win Best Paper http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-018.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-018.phpThu, 24 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Jerry Fjermestad, professor in NJIT's School of Management, and Karen Patten, NJIT alum, won the best paper in the teaching track in the Third Business Intelligence Congress at the recent International Conference for Information Systems. 

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The Battle of the Brains Again Comes to NJIT: Science Olympiad Set for 1/17 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-005.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-005.phpFri, 11 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Once again the brainiest of the brainy will descend Jan. 17, 2013 upon NJIT when 600 middle and senior high school students compete vigorously in the Northern New Jersey Science Olympiad Regional play-offs. 

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NJIT NEXT Raises $100 Million http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-422.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-422.phpWed, 19 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT NEXT, NJIT's comprehensive campaign, has secured more than $100 million towards its $150 million goal, announced national campaign co-chairs Chief Operating Officer of Clarion Partners C. Stephen Cordes; Hatch Mott MacDonald President and CEO Nicholas M. DeNichilo; Chairman/CEO Anchor Industries International and Chairman Emeritus/Founder Tampa Bay Rays Vincent Naimoli.  All three chairs are NJIT alumni.

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DesignIntelligence Names NJIT's Schuman One of 30 "Top Professors" for 2013 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-416.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-416.phpThu, 13 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 The influential architecture and design publication DesignIntelligence has named College of Architecture and Design Associate Professor Anthony Schuman, a registered architect, one of 30 most-admired educators for 2013. 

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NJIT Staff Member Presented at Undergraduate Greek Leadership Convention http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-389.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-389.phpTue, 20 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Humberto “Humby” Baquerizo '95, of Newark, assistant director of the Campus Center at NJIT overseeing the Office of Conference Services and Programs, spoke at the Undergraduate Greek Leadership Convention on Oct. 27 at Seton Hall University. 

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NJIT Volunteers Combat Sandy, Providing Aid to Newark Area Victims http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-383.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-383.phpFri, 16 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's Michael Chumer has been hard at work since Sandy struck, helping hard-hit area urbanites cope with devastation.  Chumer, who has worked on homeland security projects and directs the NJIT MS in Emergency Management and Business Continuity (EMBC) program, is familiar with relief efforts. 

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NJIT Featured In The Princeton Review's "Best 296 Business Schools: 2013 Edition" http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-339.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-339.phpThu, 11 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT  has been named by the Princeton Review an outstanding business school in the 2013 edition of The Best 296 Business Schools (Random House / Princeton Review).

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Tonight NJIT 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/2012/2012-329.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-329.phpThu, 04 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Tonight 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 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, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, coad, mathematical sciences, ccs, electrical and computer engineering, physics, school of art and design, civil and environmental engineering, som, biomedical engineering, humanities, information systems, mechanical and industrial engineering, biological sciences, engineering technology, history, zafar iqbal


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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, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, coad, mathematical sciences, ccs, electrical and computer engineering, physics, school of art and design, som, civil and environmental engineering, biomedical engineering, humanities, information systems, mechanical and industrial engineering, biological sciences, engineering technology, history, reginald farrow, zafar iqbal, board of overseers excellence in research prize and medal


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NJIT Professor Chaired Speech at International Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-326.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-326.phpMon, 01 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 MengChu Zhou, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, director of the MS program in computer engineering and director of the MS program in power and energy systems, chaired a plenary speech session on “Distributed Intelligent Systems: a Paradigm Change, chaired a technical session on “Nonlinear Control Systems,” and presented two papers: “Solving Optimal Power Flow Problems Subject to Distributed Generator Failures via Particle Swarm Intelligence” and  “Maximally Permissive Control of Flexible Manufacturing Systems with Fewest Disjunctive Constraints” at the 2012 International Conference on Advanced Mechatronic Systems in Tokyo, Japan, from September 18-21, 2012. 

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Mathematica Seminar on Sept. 17 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-309.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-309.phpMon, 17 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 A Mathematica seminar, "Mathematica 8 in Education and Research," will be held on Monday, September 17 from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in Cullimore 606. 

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Dr. Joel S. Bloom Installed Sept. 14, 2012 as 8th President of NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-308.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-308.phpFri, 14 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Beneath a blue sky and past an arch of colorful international flags representing the nationalities of some 106 NJIT students who held them, marched this morning's processional into the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility for the installation of Dr. Joel S. Bloom. 

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Installation of NJIT President Joel S. Bloom Set for Sept. 14, 2012 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-306.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-306.phpWed, 12 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Idealism, celebration and commentary from leading state dignitaries will mark the installation of NJIT's eight president, Dr. Joel S. Bloom on Sept. 14, 2012, at 11:30 a.m. in the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facilty on the campus green.

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U.S. News Once Again Names NJIT Among Nation's Best National Universities http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-305.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-305.phpWed, 12 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges 2013 Edition has once again named NJIT to the top tier of national universities for its range of undergraduate majors and master's and doctoral degrees. 

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Dynamic Pricing Expert Wenbo Selina Cai Joins NJIT Faculty http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-283.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-283.phpThu, 30 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 An expert in operations research and dynamic pricing decisions, Wenbo Selina Cai, PhD, has been appointed to the faculty of NJIT's Newark College of Engineering as assistant professor in the department of mechanical and industrial engineering. 

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Installation of NJIT President Joel S. Bloom Set for Sept. 14, 2012 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-279.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-279.phpTue, 28 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Students, faculty, alumni and staff at NJIT are anticipating three gala days of ceremony, thought-provoking lectures and more, starting Sept. 12, 2012 during a three-day inaugural swirl surrounding the installation of NJIT's eighth president, Dr. Joel S. Bloom.

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NJIT Professor To Deliver Keynote Speech http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-274.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-274.phpWed, 22 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, will be delivering a keynote speech entitled, “Content Delivery Acceleration,” at ANT 2012.

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NJIT Graduate Student Receives Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-272.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-272.phpTue, 21 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Graduate student John Tang received the Elias Klein Founders' Travel Award for the North American Membrane Society (NAMS) Annual Meeting held in New Orleans, LA during June 9-13, 2012. 

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Xiaoning Ding, Expert in Multi-core Computer Systems, Appointed http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-270.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-270.phpThu, 16 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Xiaoning Ding, PhD, whose research has improved the performance of multi-core computer systems, will join NJIT's College of Computing Sciences as an assistant professor this fall. 

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Wen Zhang, Expert in Environmental Systems, Appointed http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-269.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-269.phpThu, 16 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Wen Zhang, PhD, has been appointed to the faculty of NJIT's Newark College of Engineering in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering as an assistant professor. 

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Songhua Xu, Expert in Healthcare Business Systems, Appointed http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-268.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-268.phpThu, 16 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Songhua Xu, PhD, a computer scientist who uses advanced techniques to build human-centered applications to benefit society, will join the NJIT College of Computing Science as an assistant professor. 

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James Cicon, Expert in Energy Industry Business Systems, Appointed http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-264.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-264.phpWed, 15 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 James Cicon, PhD, JD, an expert in energy industry business systems, has been appointed to the faculty of the NJIT School of Management as assistant professor. 

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New NJIT Faculty Will Energize Interdisciplinary Vision http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-258.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-258.phpTue, 14 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The talents of more than 20 new faculty members will soon add momentum to NJIT's strategic plan for impacting the quality of life in the 21st century. The interdisciplinary initiative focuses on convergent life science and engineering, “digital everyware”-- ubiquitous computing-- and sustainable systems.

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Boys and Girls Build Roller Coasters, Tie-Dye T-Shirts Learning Hands-On Science http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-250.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-250.phpThu, 02 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 If you've been hearing how American school children and teens are not learning as much as they should in STEM fields, stop by NJIT Aug. 6-8, 2012, for a story to debunk the myth. 

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NJIT Hosts Fifth Annual International Summer Research Symposium http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-244.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-244.phpThu, 26 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The Fifth International Summer Research Symposium was held today at NJIT to encourage more than three dozen students studying at NJIT to seek post-baccalaureate education in science, engineering and technology fields. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of biomedical engineering, joel bloom, national science foundation, educational opportunity program, uri, durgamadhab misra, sunil saigal, raquel perez-castillejos, bryan pfister, angelo perna, diverse issues in higher education, mcnair achievement program, reu, research experience for undergraduates


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NJ-HITEC Ranked Second in the Nation in Assisting Physicians Implement Health Information Technology http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-239.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-239.phpMon, 23 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT announced today that its federally-funded grant program, the New Jersey Health Information Technology Extension Center (NJ-HITEC), reached the 6,000-member milestone while also assisting over 1,000 physicians to become Meaningful Users of its Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems. 

Tagged: donald sebastian, grant, nj-hitec, ehr, health information technology, new jersey health information technology extension center, primary care providers


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NJIT Welcomes Bernard Harris, the First African-American To Walk in Space http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-228.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-228.phpWed, 11 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Bernard Harris, MD, the first African-American to walk in space returns to NJIT July 18, 2012 to inspire 54 middle school youngsters from New Jersey who want to learn more about science careers. 

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Cloud Computing for Education Workshop http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-227.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-227.phpTue, 10 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 A three-day professional development workshop for high school teachers took place at NJIT on July 2, 3, and 5. 

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NJIT Professor Will Be Upcoming Panelist on June 8 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-207.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-207.phpFri, 25 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT College of Architecture and Design Professor Anthony Schuman will be a panelist at an upcoming June 8, 2012 conference taking place at Rutgers University.  The conference, "Urban Systems," is a joint PhD program between NJIT, Rutgers, and UMDNJ.

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NJIT Salutes Students Who Gave So Much to University with Highlander Awards http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-195.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-195.phpWed, 16 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The 2012 Highlander Student Achievement Award winners were announced.  NJIT has celebrated student leaders at this annual ceremony since 2004. 

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IEEE To Host Talk On April 25 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-170.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-170.phpMon, 23 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 On Wednesday, April 25, 2012, from 4-6 p.m. the IEEE North Jersey Section of the Instrumentation and Measurement Society (IMS) and the Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT) are hosting a talk entitled, “When Worlds Collide-Why Microwave and High Speed Digital Designers Should Be Best Friends.”

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NJIT Professor To Speak at Branch Brook Park http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-148.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-148.phpTue, 10 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor Neil Maher will discusses the emergence of the urban park movement in the U.S. and the importance of Frederick Law Olmsted and Essex County's Branch Brook Park in a free talk set for April 12, from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Cherry Blossom Visitors Center in Branch Brook Park. 

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NJIT Researcher Joins Disaster Response Researchers at Portuguese Workshop http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-142.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-142.phpWed, 04 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 While pursuing a doctorate in information systems at NJIT, Elizabeth Avery Gomez, of Whippany, researched better ways to help emergency first responders—often volunteers from grassroots organizations—communicate more efficiently and effectively throughout a crisis. 

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NJIT's Gale Spak To Present at Conference in Scotland http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-109.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-109.phpThu, 15 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Gale Spak, associate vice president of Continuing & Distance Education, is presenting at a conference at the University of Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom on March 22. 

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2012 Web Design Competition on March 14 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-102.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-102.phpTue, 13 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The Department of Information Systems will be holding the 7th annual web design competition on Wednesday, March 14, 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom. 

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Free Bilingual Financial Aid Workshop at NJIT's College Goal Sunday http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-037.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-037.phpTue, 31 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's College Goal Sunday is set this year for Feb. 19, 2012 (snow date March 4, 2012) from 1-4 p.m. in the second floor ballroom of NJIT's Campus Center. 

Tagged: center for pre-college programs, admissions, financial aid, monique hutchinson, fafsa, ivon nunez, college goal sunday, student services


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NJIT Professor Publishes Seventh Poetry Collection http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-023.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-023.phpFri, 20 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Burt Kimmelman, PhD, professor in the Department of Humanities at NJIT, has published his seventh poetry collection.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, burt kimmelman, poetry, national public radio


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NJIT Staff Member Presents at Tau Delta Phi Pyramid Leadership Institute 2012 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-017.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-017.phpTue, 17 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Humberto “Humby” Baquerizo '95, of Newark, assistant director of the Campus Center overseeing the Office of Conference Services and Programs, presented at the Tau Delta Phi Pyramid Leadership Institute 2012 at Ramapo College on Jan. 14, 2012.

Tagged: alumni, campus center, greek life, humberto baquerizo, tau delta phi, office of conference services and programs


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NJIT's Top Newsmakers for 2011 Lauded http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-015.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-015.phpTue, 17 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 At the start of every year, the Office of Strategic Communications looks back at NJIT's top ten press releases from the previous year which generated the most major media coverage from not only national sources but from around the world. 

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NJIT Board of Trustees Appoints Joel Bloom President http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-010.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-010.phpTue, 10 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 The Board of Trustees of New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) yesterday voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Joel Bloom as President of the University, effective immediately. 

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NJIT Researchers Publish News of Success With Robots as Learning Tool http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-462.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-462.phpTue, 29 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT researchers, who have helped hundreds of science, mathematics, and technology teachers in New Jersey improve how students learn, have published a book chapter about their success using robotics as both a motivational and learning tool. 

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Designing Bikeways for (Almost) Everyone Will Be Topic of 11/30 ADHC Colloquium http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-455.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-455.phpMon, 28 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Douglas E. Adams, AICP, an urban planner specializing in active transportation planning and design, environmental planning, and community outreach, will discuss "One Bike Lane Does Not Fit All:  Designing Bikeways for (Almost) Everyone" on Nov. 30, 2:30-4 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom A.

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NJIT Offers Post-Grad Program in India With NeST Group of Companies http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-449.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-449.phpFri, 18 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 An agreement was signed today by NJIT Interim President Joel S. Bloom and NeST Group of Companies CEO Javad K. (“Jay”) Hassan to offer a post-graduate program in “Global Technology Management.” 

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NJIT Trustees Appoint Joel Bloom Interim President http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-355.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-355.phpWed, 28 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) Board of Trustees has unanimously appointed Joel Bloom, EdD, to serve as interim president of the university, effective immediately. This follows the recent announcement of the resignation of Robert Altenkirch. Altenkirch will serve as a consultant to the interim president until the end of October.

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NJIT Professor Presents Status of Recently Launched Book Series at IEEE Meeting http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-329.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-329.phpWed, 14 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Mengchu Zhou, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, presented his status report about his recently launched Wiley-IEEE Press Series on Systems Science and Engineering at the IEEE Press Editorial Board meeting on Sept. 9-10 in San Francisco.

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NJIT To Host Continuing Professional Education Open House on July 14 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-245.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-245.phpTue, 05 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Learn about NJIT's professional development training programs, non-credit classes, Weekend University, online learning, and more at the Continuing Professional Education Open House on July 14, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Rm. 100.

Tagged: continuing professional education, online learning, weekend university, distance learning, non-credit courses, professional development training programs


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NJIT Names New Dean of the NJIT School of Management http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-242.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-242.phpTue, 28 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Pius J. Egbelu, PhD, professor of industrial engineering at Louisiana State University, has been appointed the new dean of the NJIT School of Management. 

Tagged: school of management, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, ian gatley, pius egbelu, operations research


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Sugar-Based Chemicals Book Chapter By NJIT Professor Takes ACS Kudos http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-235.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-235.phpTue, 21 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Research Professor Mike Jaffe's recent book chapter about sugar-based chemicals is topping the American Chemical Society (ACS) book series' must-read list. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of biomedical engineering, michael jaffe, american chemical society, xianhong feng, sugar-based chemicals


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Mathematical Sciences Department To Host Two Events http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-222.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-222.phpWed, 08 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Department of Mathematical Sciences will host two events: a Graduate Student Mathematical Modeling Camp on June 11-12 and the 27th Annual Mathematical Problems in Industry (MPI) Workshop on June 13-17.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences


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NJIT Students Discuss CIM Program with High School Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-190.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-190.phpThu, 12 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Jonnie Williams, Wilton Arellano, and Andrew Canon, all students enrolled in NJIT's Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program, visited Harrison High School in Kennesaw, GA as part of the Student Ambassador program. 

Tagged: concrete industry management program, wilton arellano, andrew canon


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Emergency Exercise To Be Held at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-181.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-181.phpFri, 06 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Information technology is playing an increasingly greater role in fighting crises born of terrorism, natural or manmade disasters. NJIT will join a nationwide practice emergency drill from May 16-19, 2011, to enable the US Department of Defense to better defend itself against such disasters.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, department of information systems, crisis management, michael chumer


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NJIT Receives $80,000 Grant to Host Summer Science Camp http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-174.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-174.phpTue, 03 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT is the recipient of an $80,000 grant from the ExxonMobil Foundation and Bernard A. Harris, Jr., MD, to provide funding for the ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp.

Tagged: award, center for pre-college programs, grant, bernard harris, suzanne berliner-heyman, exxonmobil, summer science camp


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Alpha Sigma Phi Hosts Dinner To Benefit Lance Armstrong Foundation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-161.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-161.phpMon, 25 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The Brothers of Alpha Sigma Phi, Alpha Rho chapter raised $1000 to support The Lance Armstrong Foundation at a dinner given in honor of a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon, David Ketcham, who is a cancer survivor.

Tagged: students, greek life, gourmet dining services, tau kappa epsilon, alpha sigma phi, phi sigma kappa


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NJIT Participates in Summer Food Service Program http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-154.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-154.phpTue, 19 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will participate in the 2011 Summer Food Service Program from July 5, 2011 to August 11, 2011. The Summer Food Service Program is a federal Program of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Services.

Tagged: pre-college programs, summer food service program, usda, free meals


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High School Students To Participate in New Jersey Web Design Competition at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-079.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-079.phpThu, 10 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Eight teams of 3-4 students representing New York and New Jersey high schools will compete for prizes in the New Jersey Web Design Competition on March 15, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Fleisher Athletic Center.

Tagged: department of information systems, high school web design competition


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Free Newsletter To Unravel the Mystery of Financial Aid from NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-012.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-012.phpThu, 20 Jan 2011 00:00:00 -0500 There's probably no topic more on the minds of parents of college age students than financial aid.  For many of these parents, and students, too, however, unraveling the mysteries of finding and securing the best financial aid package can be daunting. 

Tagged: center for pre-college programs, monique hutchinson, ivon nunez, college goal sunday, financial aid workshop


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Science Olympiad for Northern NJ Is Once Again To Be Held at NJIT: See Science Superstars From Area High Schools Compete http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-008.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-008.phpThu, 13 Jan 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Once again some 500 middle and senior high school students from throughout Northern New Jersey will gather at NJIT for the annual Science Olympiad play-offs. The date this year is Jan. 14, 2010,  from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tagged: stem, center for pre-college programs, high school students, competition, john carpinelli, science olympiad


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