NJIT Newsroom tagged with "museum" 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 School of Art + Design Participates in Greater Newark Mini Maker Faire http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-113.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-113.phpWed, 09 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Crowds of children, parents, teachers, artisans and others visited the Newark Museum on Saturday, April 5 for the first Greater Newark Mini Maker Faire, billed as a “celebration of creativity and ingenuity in the New Jersey community” at the state's largest museum.

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New Jersey Hall of Fame Mobile Museum Makes Stop at NJIT on Dec. 4 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-392.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-392.phpMon, 02 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The New Jersey Hall of Fame Mobile Museum will make a stop at NJIT on Dec. 4, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. on Summit Street between Kupfrian Hall and the Central King Building. Admission is free. 


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Creator of New Museum of Math To Speak at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-127.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-127.phpTue, 27 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Mathematics is a vital tool for understanding the world and in the fall of 2012 a new museum will invite the public to experience the power and wonders of mathematics, with an emphasis on activities that are creative, surprising and fun.  

Tagged: technology and society forum, lecture, jay kappraff


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NJIT's Matt Gosser Curates Exhibition at Jewish Museum in Newark http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-005.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-005.phpThu, 05 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Matt Gosser '03, an adjunct professor of architecture at NJIT, has curated a retrospective of the works of Claire Wagner Kosterlitz, a Bauhaus artist who emigrated to the US, at the Jewish Museum of New Jersey in Newark.

Tagged: alumni, matt gosser, school of architecture and design, jewish museum of new jersey


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Free Jazz Concert Plus Classical Selections at NJIT Set for Dec. 4, 2011 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-469.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-469.phpFri, 02 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 "Never Losing Hope: Different Voices of Contemporary Music,” the first of three free concerts from the Museum of Human Rights, Freedom and Tolerance will take place Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011 at 4 p.m. in the NJIT Campus Center, Summit and Bleeker streets.

Tagged: museum of human rights freedom and tolerance, ulian milkis, regina mushabac, luba sindler, dimitrije vasijevic


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Free Jazz Concert Plus Classical Selections at NJIT Set for Dec. 4, 2011 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-448.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-448.phpFri, 18 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 "Never Losing Hope: Different Voices of Contemporary Music,” the first of three free concerts from the Museum of Human Rights, Freedom and Tolerance will take place Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011 at 4 p.m. in the NJIT Campus Center, Summit and Bleeker streets. 

Tagged: dimitrije vasijevic, luba sindler, ulian milkis, museum of human rights freedom and tolerance, regina mushabac


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Free Showing of "On the Shoulders of Giants" Set for July 20 at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-238.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-238.phpMon, 27 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Deborah Morales, producer and executive director, and Bobby Shepard, director of photography, will be present at the Newark Black Film Festival screening of "On the Shoulders of Giants: The Story of the Greatest Team You Never Heard Of" on July 20 at 7 p.m. at NJIT.

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The 2010 Showtime House Features NJIT's Brooks Atwood http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-526.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-526.phpFri, 17 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT Assistant Professor Brooks Atwood, a principal in POD Design + Media, will have his work featured later this month in The Showtime House airing Dec. 26, 2010-Jan. 1, 2011. 

Tagged: school of art and design, brooks atwood, fablab, architect, media, pod design, schizophrenia, aia merit award


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NJIT Professors To Join Newark Museum Centennial Celebration Film Panel Discussion, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-372.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-372.phpThu, 22 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Humanities Lecturer Jon Curley and Architecture Associate Professor Tony Schuman will join Newark-based filmmakers Marylou Tibaldo-Bongiorno and Jerome Bongiorno for a panel discussion about making the film New Work: Newark in 3D on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. at the Newark Museum. Curley wrote and recorded the poems that accompany the film, which is being shown in tandem with the 1920 avant-garde film Manhatta and will become a permanent part of the museum's permanent collection.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, department of humanities, newark museum, tony schuman, jon curley, jerome bongiorno


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

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


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NJIT Humanities Lecturer Contributes Poetry to Newark Museum Centennial Celebration Film Commission http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-322.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-322.phpWed, 23 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Humanities Lecturer Jon Curley has collaborated with Newark-based filmmakers Marylou Tibaldo-Bongiorno and Jerome Bongiorno on a film about contemporary Newark that will be exhibited at the Newark Museum for its Centennial Celebration, Sept. 22, 2009-Jan. 10, 2010. Curley wrote and recorded the poems that accompany New Work: Newark in 3D, which will be shown in tandem with the 1920 avant-garde film Manhatta and become a permanent part of the museum's collection. In addition, he will join the Bongiornos for a panel discussion about making the film on Thursday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. at the museum. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of humanities, jonathan curley, newark museum


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NJIT’s Matt Gosser Curates Holocaust Retrospective Opening Sunday in Newark http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-158.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-158.phpFri, 17 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400 "The Holocaust: A Retrospective,” a collection of original works by the late Newark-born artist Marcia Marx, will open in Newark for one month on Sunday, April 19, 2009 at the Jewish Museum of New Jersey. Artist Matthew Gosser, familiar to area residents for his group shows at NJIT's College of Architecture and Design, curated the exhibit.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, matthew gosser, art, matt gosser, one world week, exhibit, museum, holocaust remembrance day


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NJIT Architect Curates Holocaust Exhibition at Jewish Museum in Newark http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-147.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-147.phpTue, 14 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400 “The Holocaust: A Retrospective," a collection of original works by internationally recognized artist Marcia Marx and curated by Matthew Gosser, special lecturer of architecture at NJIT, will open on April 19 at the Jewish Museum of New Jersey in Newark. An opening reception with refreshments will take place on April 19 starting at noon and ending at 5 p.m. The exhibit will run through May 20.  

Tagged: college of architecture and design, matthew gosser, jewish museum of new jersey


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NJIT Professor To Discuss History of Recycling in Architecture at NYC Museum Series http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-433.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-433.phpWed, 03 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Gabrielle Esperdy, PhD, an associate professor in NJIT's School of Architecture, will discuss “From Car to Container: A Brief History of Recycling in Architecture” on Dec. 4, from 6 p.m.- 6:45 p.m., at the American Folk Art Museum's Lincoln Center Branch, in Manhattan.

Tagged: seminar, new jersey school of architecture, recycling, gabrielle esperdy


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Inventor Daniel Henderson Joins with Smithsonian in Acquisition of Wireless Picturephone Technology Prototypes http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-392.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-392.phpThu, 25 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Daniel A. Henderson, president of PhoneTel Communications, Inc. and a member of the Albert Dorman Honors College Board of Visitors, assisted the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in the acquisition of two prototypes and related documentation for a pioneering wireless picturephone technology developed in 1993. Henderson recently was awarded six U.S. patents for innovation incorporated in the wireless system and device. The donation adds to a previous collection of wireless technology that Henderson donated to the museum's Information Technology and Communications Division in 2003.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, daniel henderson, phonetel communications


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Here Comes the Sun: NJIT Physicists Create Solar Fun at Newark Museum http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-055.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-055.phpFri, 14 May 2004 00:00:00 -0400 If you've ever wanted to learn more about the sun's 10-billion-year life cycle, don't miss "Solar Fireworks," an easy-to-understand new science exhibit about the sun and solar system, on view May 15, 2004, through May 29, 2005, at the Newark Museum. The exhibit is a collaborative effort between astronomers at the museum and Haimin Wang and Carsten Denker, NJIT professors of physics.

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NJIT Physicists Create Solar Fun at Newark Museum: NASA’s Mr. Eclipse Joins Family Fun Day May 22 http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-054.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-054.phpThu, 13 May 2004 00:00:00 -0400 If you've ever wanted to know more about the sun's 10-billion year life cycle, don't miss “Solar Fireworks,” an easy-to-understand new science exhibit about the sun and solar system,  on view May 15, 2004, through May 29, 2005, at the Newark Museum.    The exhibit is a collaborative effort between astronomers at the museum and Haimin Wang and Carsten Denker, professors of physics, at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).  Wang and Denker designed and wrote the easy-to-understand display that includes installations, computer animations and even a touch-and-tell plasma globe.  Wang obtained the show's funding -- a $30,000 grant from NASA's Office of Space Science Education/Public Outreach Program.  The exhibit is open Wednesdays through Sundays, noon-5 p.m., in the Prudential Foundation Gallery of the Victoria Hall of Science at the museum.

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