NJIT Newsroom tagged with "rpi" 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 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. 

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, school of management, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, 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, information systems, federated department of history, department of engineering technology, department of information systems, stem, center for pre-college programs, school of art design, department of biological sciences, john carpinelli, science olympiad


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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. 

Tagged: center for pre-college programs, john carpinelli, ronald rockland, howard kimmel, otto york department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, levelle alexander


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Goldwater Scholarship Recipient Faizan Naqvi Honored at Reception http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-169.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-169.phpThu, 28 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Faizan Naqvi, of Kearny, a junior majoring in electrical engineering and the third of three brothers to receive a Goldwater Scholarship, was recognized yesterday at a reception attended by NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch, administrators and his parents.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, robert altenkirch, joel bloom, atam dhawan, uri, john carpinelli, goldwater scholar, mohammad naqvi, faizan naqvi


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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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Science Olympiad for Brainy Teens Held Tomorrow at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-010.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-010.phpWed, 14 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Building a robot, busting a crime and launching two rubber-powered model monoplanes number among the dozen-plus exciting opportunities at tomorrow's annual Science Olympiad at NJIT.

Tagged: high school, pre-college, science, competition, john carpinelli, science olympiad, robots, new jersey


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New Jersey Institute of Technology Announces Promotions of Faculty http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-354.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-354.phpMon, 13 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT announced the promotions of  faculty members.  Brief biographies (including hometowns) follow. (EDITOR'S NOTE:  Contact Sheryl Weinstein, 973-596-3436, for high resolution electronic photos or to set up interviews.)

Tagged: convocation, atam dhawan, john carpinelli, taha marhaba, nancy coppola, zeyuan qiu, john federici, rajiv mehta, roy goodman, andrei sirenko, promotions, jorge golowasch, shanthi gopalakrishnan


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


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600 NJ Students Compete in Day-Long Science Olympiad at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-024.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-024.phpWed, 23 Jan 2008 00:00:00 -0500 More than 600 whooping, smiling and fiercely competitive future scientists of America completed an exhaustive qualifying first round at NJIT last week in the New Jersey Science Olympiad.

Tagged: pre-college, john carpinelli, science olympiad


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Livingston High School Takes First Place in NJ Science Olympiad at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-019.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-019.phpFri, 18 Jan 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Livingston High School took first place yesterday in the NJ Regional Science Olympiad serving northern and parts of central New Jersey. Pioneer Academy Middle School, Clifton, took first place in the middle school division. Both schools along with 10 other participating schools in their divisions were invited to the upcoming statewide competition. More than 30 NJIT professors and staff members and 25 students volunteered their time and energy to run more than a dozen science experiments for the 600 students from 39 schools who participated.

Tagged: pre-college, john carpinelli, science olympiad, howard kimmel


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MEDIA ADVISORY: Photo Opportunities at NJIT’s Science Olympiad http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-017.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-017.phpWed, 16 Jan 2008 00:00:00 -0500 More than a dozen local schools will participate in the New Jersey Science Olympiad set for 9 a.m., Jan. 17, 2008 at NJIT. Events will include student competitions to build robots, launch monoplane gliders and construct electric vehicles. 

Tagged: pre-college, john carpinelli, science olympiad, media advisory


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NJIT Professors Plan Science Olympiad with Robots, Electric Cars, Monoplanes http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-004.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-004.phpFri, 04 Jan 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Constructing an electric car, building a robot, and launching monoplane gliders will number among the two dozen exciting opportunities for more than 500 New Jersey middle and high school students participating in the upcoming New Jersey Science Olympiad at NJIT.More than three dozen local schools will participate Jan. 17, 2008 in these and other equally challenging events in the annual regional competition.   An awards ceremony will be held that day at 3 p.m. in NJIT's Campus Center Ballroom. 

Tagged: john carpinelli, pre-college programs, science olympiad


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NJIT Named Among Hosts of 2007 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camps http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-100.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-100.phpWed, 07 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0500 Former astronaut Bernard Harris and the ExxonMobil Foundation have named NJIT to be among 19 university campus locations that will host the 2007 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camps. NJIT will be the only New Jersey participant in the program.

Tagged: center for pre-college programs, john carpinelli, exxonmobil bernard harris summer science camp


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RPI Professor To Speak at Applied Mathematics Colloquium http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-071.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-071.phpMon, 13 Feb 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Peter Kramer, PhD, an assistant professor of mathematical sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, will discuss "Exploring Lagrangian Turbulence Closure Schemes Through Simple Mathematical Models" on Feb. 17 at 11:35 p.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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University Awards Ceremony Scheduled for October 6 http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-143.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-143.phpTue, 21 Sep 2004 00:00:00 -0400 The following individuals will be honored at the annual University Awards Ceremony on October 6, 2004. Edward F. Weston Medal for Professional Achievement Herbert M. Iris '51 B.S.C.E. Harlan J. Perlis Award for Research Lev Krasnoperov Robert W. Van Houten Award for Excellence in Teaching Rajesh N. Dave Distinguished Alumni Achievement Medals James W. Dunn '67 B.S.E.E. John J. Mooney '60 M.S. Ch.E. Thomas M. Myrick '84 B.S.M.E. Paul A. Sarlo '92 B.S.C.E., '95 M.S.C.E. Peggy M. Tomasula '80 M.S. Ch.E., D.E.S.E.Sc. Teaching Excellence Awards John D. Carpinelli Janice Daniel Deran Hanesian Joseph Kisutcza Bernard Koplik John G. Lyssikatos Veljko Samardzic Murray Turoff Master Teacher Awards Ronald H. Rockland John D. Carpinelli Antonio P. DeSousa Santos Constance A. Murray Diversity Award Leslie K. Weisman Presidential Leadership Award Irini Bekhit Vishal Khubani

Tagged: awards, john carpinelli, rajesh dave, lev krasnoperov, murray turoff, bernard koplik, herbert iris, janice daniel, paul sarlo, peggy tomasula, deran hanesian, john mooney, james dunn, thomas myrick


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