NJIT Newsroom tagged with "track" 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 Two Dozen Athletes Help Newark Non-Profit Still Hurting from Hurricane http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-111.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-111.phpTue, 19 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Some 25 members of NJIT's men's track and field team will volunteer their brawn and brains tomorrow to tackle cleaning up the headquarters of IHS Development Corporation, Newark.   Ravaged by hurricanes Sandy and Irene, the building remains in need of help and students' efforts.   Volunteers will remove light debris, lift moderate boxes and materials and perform minor carpentry repairs.  The students are part of a larger 600-body task force assembled during the past month by NJIT's College of Architecture and Design (COAD). Dubbed the “Alternative Spring Break,” the effort has targeted cleaning up facilities, residences and areas damaged by the super storm.  Students from other colleges and universities are also participating.  

Tagged: college of architecture and design, coad, urs gauchat, hurricane sandy, alternative spring break, ihs development corporation


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Women's Track and Field Team Earns Academic Honors http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-279.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-279.phpWed, 17 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT women's track and field team has been honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as an All-Academic team for the 2011 season.

Tagged: highlanders, athletics, division 1, student-athletes


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Twenty-Nine Student-Athletes Named to Great West Conference All-Academic Team http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-243.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-243.phpWed, 29 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Twenty-nine student-athletes in six sports were named to the Winter/Spring 2010-11 Great West Conference all-Academic team.

Tagged: highlanders, athletics, division 1, baseball, great west conference, student-athletes, daisy gallegos, jessica gerald, jonathan daudelin, kelsey johnson, megan higgins, joe ju, teddy bickert, ewelina marut, track and field


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NJIT Women's Track and Field Earns Academic Honors http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-285.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-285.phpMon, 16 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT women's track and field team has been named by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as an All-Academic team for the 2010 season.

Tagged: highlanders, athletics, all-academic team


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NJIT Places 29 Student-Athletes on 2009-10 Winter/Spring Great West Conference All-Academic Team http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-237.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-237.phpWed, 30 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT placed 29 student-athletes in six sports on the 2009-10 Winter/Spring Great West Conference All-Academic team. Selection to the team requires that student-athletes achieve a minimum cumulative 3.2 grade-point average and also must have participated in at least 50 percent of their respective teams' contests.

Tagged: highlanders, athletics, division 1, baseball, great west conference, student-athletes, all-academic team


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KUDOS- April 2007 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-138.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-138.phpSun, 01 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Students Named 2007 Arthur Ashe Sports ScholarsSix NJIT student-athletes were named 2007 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholars in the April 5, 2007 edition of Diverse: Issues in Higher Education. They are: Felicia Amaechi, biomedical engineering major, fencing; Aileen Davila, management major, Third Team, track and field; Robert Herrera, architecture major, Second Team, soccer; Rafael Barrera, Jr., management major, 3rd Team, soccer; Babatunde Busari, mechanical engineering and math double major, 2nd Team, track and field; and Leonardo Paludo, management major, volleyball.Four Highlanders Receive Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Academic HonorsNJIT men's volleyball athletes Rodrigo Correa, Leonardo Paludo, Greg Wagner and Eduardo Welter were named to the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association all-Academic team for 2007. In order to be eligible for the honor, student-athletes needed a cumulative GPA of at least 3.50 or higher, have reached at least sophomore athletic standing and participated in at least 60 percent of the games played.

Tagged: soccer, eduardo welter, all-academic team, leonardo paludo, rodrigo correa, aileen davila, felicia amaechi, robert herrera, greg wagner, arthur ashe jr sports scholars, track and field, fencing, babatunde busari


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Saeed Named Division I Independent Runner of the Week http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-409.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-409.phpFri, 13 Oct 2006 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT sophomore Umar Saeed is the national Division I Independent Runner of the Week. Saeed was honored for his record-setting run in the Highlander Invitational hosted by NJIT at Branch Brook Park in Newark on Sunday.

Tagged: highlanders, athletics, cross country


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