NJIT Newsroom tagged with "suzanne berliner-heyman" 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 Girls Build Space Stations, Tie-Dye T-Shirts Learning Science at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-261.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-261.phpWed, 27 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Hundreds of youngsters from New Jersey schools enrolled in five-week summer science programs at NJIT for middle and elementary school youngsters will  complete an assortment of hands-on, exciting science projects—from building space stations to tie-dyeing t-shirts—through next week.

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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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Young Girls Build Space Stations, Tie-Dye T-Shirts To Learn Science at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-264.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-264.phpTue, 27 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 More than 100 young girls from throughout New Jersey enrolled in the NJIT FEMME program will complete an assortment of hands-on, exciting science projects—from building space stations to tie-dyeing t-shirts—during the next two final weeks of FEMME.

Tagged: science, femme, suzanne berliner-heyman, precollege programs, elizabeth zushma, ken zushma


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Campers To Nip Summer Boredom With Free Science Experience at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-255.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-255.phpThu, 15 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Bernard Harris, MD, the first African American astronaut to walk in space, inspired middle schoolers at NJIT yesterday to pursue careers in science, technology engineering and math by detailing what it really was like to be an astronaut and live in space. The 54 campers, all enrolled at the ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp, sat spellbound for more than an hour as the medical doctor, an internist by training, recounted what was needed to be successful. 

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


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MEDIA ADVISORY: First African-American To Walk in Space Will Visit NJIT on July 14, 2010 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-250.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-250.phpTue, 13 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Bernard Harris, MD, of Houston, veteran of two space shuttle missions and the first African-American to walk in space, visits NJIT  July 14, 2010. He'll teach in the morning, then speak to youngsters at a luncheon. During the class, students will design and build a straw and tin foil raft, then see how many pennies the raft can hold before sinking. It is based on Archimedes' principle. 

Tagged: bernard harris, exxonmobil, suzanne berliner-heyman, summer camp, precollege programs


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Campers To Nip Summer Boredom With Free Science Experience at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-244.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-244.phpWed, 07 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will once again serve as one of 30 locations throughout the nation for an ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp from July 11-22, 2010.  This year's theme is “A Toy Story: Motion On Earth And In Space."

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Young Girls Build Paper Roller Coasters To Learn Physics at NJIT Camp http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-240.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-240.phpThu, 16 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Learning science has never been more rewarding for young girls than during the next few weeks at NJIT when FEMME, the 28-year-old, five-week, summer enrichment program, whirls to a fabulous finish. Hands-on, sophisticated projects guarantee to keep girls (ages 8-15) happy and learning. Among the lessons: building paper roller coasters to learn physics and tie-dyeing shirts to study chemistry. 

Tagged: department of biomedical engineering, physics, pre-college, femme, suzanne berliner-heyman, pre-college programs, roller coasters, girls


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Campers To Nip Summer Boredom With Free Science Experience at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-231.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-231.phpWed, 24 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will once again serve as one of 30 locations for an ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp this summer. The camp will be held July 12-24, 2009 at the NJIT campus.

Tagged: commencement, pre-college, center for pre-college programs, bernard harris, suzanne berliner-heyman, honorary doctorate, exxonmobil bernard harris summer science camp, harris foundation, exxon mobil foundation


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ABC-TV World News Features NJIT’s FEMME Program http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-280.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-280.phpThu, 24 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400 ABC-TV World News tonight featured a news segment highlighting NJIT's FEMME program, now in its 27th year, sponsored by the Center for Pre-College Programs. ABC-TV Science Correspondent Ned Potter and his producer Diane Mendez interviewed girls from the program along with program director Suzanne Berliner-Heyman. 

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Young Girls Build Paper Roller Coasters To Learn Physics at NJIT Camp http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-276.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-276.phpTue, 22 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Learning science has never been more rewarding for young girls than during the next few weeks at NJIT when FEMME, the 27-year-old, five-week, summer enrichment program, whirls to a fabulous finish. Hands-on, sophisticated projects guarantee to keep girls (ages 8-15) giggling and learning. Among the lessons: building paper roller coasters to learn physics and tie-dyeing shirts to study chemistry.  

Tagged: physics, pre-college, bernard harris, femme, suzanne berliner-heyman


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NJIT Will Be Only Metro NY Location for ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-259.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-259.phpTue, 01 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will be the only New York metropolitan location to host the ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp from June 30-July 17, 2008.  Fifty-two area middle school students from 36 schools will attend.

Tagged: pre-college, bernard harris, exxonmobil, suzanne berliner-heyman, summer camp


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