NJIT Newsroom tagged with "trio" 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 New Faculty Awarded Emeritus Title http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-009.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-009.phpTue, 14 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Three faculty members from NJIT's College of Architecture and Design have been awarded the title of emeritus.

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High School All-American Jabrill Peppers Comes To NJIT for Mock Press Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-244.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-244.phpWed, 17 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Students in an NJIT Upward Bound Multimedia Journalism class will interview Paramus Catholic Paladin cornerback Jabrill Peppers, of East Orange, and head football coach Chris Partridge on July 25, 2013 at 1:50 p.m.  Students in the journalism course have been learning about blogging, interviewing techniques, press etiquette writing fundamentals and social media in the five-week course.

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Mayor Booker Meets Monday at NJIT With 6 Cub Reporters from Summer Program http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-258.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-258.phpThu, 21 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Newark Mayor Cory Booker will participate in a mock press conference on Monday, July 25 at 4 p.m. with 25 students in NJIT's Upward Bound program. 

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How Technology Is Changing the Practice of Architecture Will Be Forum Subject http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-373.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-373.phpFri, 23 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's College of Architecture and Design (COAD) will host a public forum on the changing status of technology in architectural practice and the emerging potential for the role of architecture in the design of the built environment. The NJ Chapter of the American Institute of Architects will sponsor the free event, open to the public, set for Oct. 28, 2009, 1:15 p.m.-7 p.m. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, seminar, coad, lecture, urs gauchat, matt burgermaster, richard garber, american institute of architects, forum, talk, gabrielle esperdy, peter papademetriou


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NJIT Honors Ed Cruz, Steve Kalafer, and Wachovia Bank at Black-Tie Benefit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-445.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-445.phpTue, 16 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT held its annual black-tie benefit dinner Celebration on Nov. 14, 2008 at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. Former New Jersey Governor and President of the New Jersey State Senate, the Hon. Richard J. Codey served as the special guest master of ceremonies. The world-renowned Duprees, who started their 1960s musical careers in Jersey City provided entertainment.

Tagged: school of management, celebration, scholarship, jacquelynn rhodes, event, outstanding alumnus award, outstanding corporate partner, development, richard codey, aileen davila, edward cruz, duprees, steve kalafer, black tie benefit, wachovia, somerset patriots, governor


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NJIT Honored Flemington’s Steve Kalafer at Black-Tie Benefit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-443.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-443.phpMon, 15 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Steve Kalafer, chairman of the Flemington Car and Truck Country Family of Dealerships and the Somerset Patriots received NJIT's highest honor—the President's Medal at NJIT's annual black-tie benefit dinner Celebration on Nov. 14, 2008 at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. 

Tagged: school of management, celebration, scholarship, jacquelynn rhodes, event, development, richard codey, aileen davila, black tie benefit, duprees, steve kalafer, somerset patriots, governor


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NJIT To Honor Ed Cruz, Steve Kalafer, and Wachovia Bank at Upcoming Black-Tie Benefit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-387.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-387.phpFri, 24 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner Celebration, on Nov. 14, 2008, at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. Former New Jersey Governor and President of the New Jersey State Senate, the Hon. Richard J. Codey, will serve as the special guest master of ceremonies. The world-renowned Duprees, who started their 1960s musical careers in Jersey City with hits like “You Belong to Me,” will provide entertainment.

Tagged: celebration, board of overseers, scholarship, jacquelynn rhodes, outstanding alumnus award, richard codey, edward cruz, black tie benefit, duprees, stephanie tonic, steve kalafer, somerset patriots, wachovia, ee cruz and company, pleasantdale chateau, elysa scharf


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KUDOS-September 2007 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-298.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-298.phpSat, 01 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has promoted one faculty member to the rank of distinguished professor, six to the rank of professor, seven to the rank of associate professor with tenure and one to the rank of associate professor. PROMOTED TO DISTINGUISHED PROFESSORRobert MiuraMathematical Sciences PROMOTED TO PROFESSORNorman LoneyChemical Engineering Zoi-Heleni MichalopoulouMathematical Sciences Edip NiverElectrical & Computer Engineering Ronald RocklandEngineering Technology Leonid TsybeskovElectrical & Computer Engineering Chao ZhuMechanical Engineering PROMOTED TO ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR WITH TENUREAli AbdiElectrical & Computer Engineering Gabrielle EsperdyArchitecture David HorntropMathematical Sciences Roberto Rojas-CessaElectrical & Computer Engineering Laurent SimonChemical Engineering Dimitrios TheodoratosComputer Science Brook WuInformation Systems PROMOTED TO ASSOCIATE PROFESSORAndrei SirenkoPhysics

Tagged: robert miura, roberto cessa, ali abdi, norman loney, gabrielle esperdy, ronald rockland, laurent simon, leonid tsybeskov, andrei sirenko, zoi-heleni michalopoulou, david horntrop, dimitrios theodoratos, chao zhu, edip niver


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Downtown Chamber Trio Highlights Four Women Composers in NJIT Concert http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-123.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-123.phpWed, 21 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will come alive with the sounds of female composers on March 28 at 3 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. The Downtown Chamber Trio will perform the music of Nadia Boulanger, Rebecca Clarke, Fanny Mendelssohn and Clara Schumann. The concert is free and open to the public.

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Downtown Chamber Trio Highlights Four Women Composers in NJIT Concert http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-476.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-476.phpTue, 06 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0500 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) will come alive with the sounds of female composers March 28, 2007, at 3 p.m., in the Campus Center Atrium. The Downtown Chamber Trio will perform the music of Nadia Boulanger, Rebecca Clarke, Fanny Mendelssohn and Clara Schumann. The Manhattan-based trio is under the direction of pianist and artistic director Mimi Stern-Wolfe. Other musicians in the group are violinist Reiko Kawabata, clarinetist William Blount and cellist Daniel Barrett.

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NJIT University Convocation Marks the Start of the School Year and Honors Teachers, Students and Staff http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-333.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-333.phpThu, 27 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) holds University Convocation tomorrow, an annual celebration and awards ceremony that marks the start of the academic year and recognizes the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff members. The convocation ceremony takes place in the Jim Wise Theater in NJIT's Kupfrian Hall beginning at 2:30 p.m. There will be a reception for honorees in the hall's foyer after the event.

Tagged: convocation, durgamadhab misra, john federici, rajiv mehta, talina knox, howard kimmel, john bechtold, nisha goklaney, george newcombe, jacob klapper, dimitrios theodoratos, michael hornsby, james lipuma, diana martinez, ivan zorych, joseph bordogna


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Recent NJIT Graduate To Receive an Award from AIChE http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-392.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-392.phpFri, 21 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Dimitrios Zarkadas, Kearny, who received his doctorate in chemical engineering earlier this year from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), will receive an award Nov. 2, 2005, from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).  The organization will honor Zarkadas for a paper he wrote as a doctoral student about process development.  The presentation will take place at the organization's annual meeting in Cincinnati.

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Dimitrios Theodoratos, PhD Receives Excellent Teacher Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-362.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-362.phpMon, 10 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Dimitrios Theodoratos, PhD, associate professor in the department of computer science at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), received an excellence in teaching award during NJIT's annual university convocation.  

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KUDOS - October 2005 http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-339.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-339.phpSat, 01 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Faculty, staff, students and alumni received awards during the second annual University Convocation on September 28, 2005.MASTER TEACHER DESIGNATIONJohn Bechtold, PhD Mathematical SciencesJames Geller, PhD Computer ScienceBernard Koplik, PhD Mechanical EngineeringMichael Mostoller, PhD ArchitectureEDWARD F. WESTON MEDAL FOR PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTGeorge Newcombe '69FOUNDATION OVERSEERS PUBLIC & INSTITUTE SERVICE AWARDHoward Kimmel, PhD Chemical EngineeringHARLAN J. PERLIS AWARD FOR RESEARCHJohn Federici, PhD PhysicsCONSTANCE A. MURRAY DIVERSITY AWARDTalina Knox, Murray Center for Women in TechnologyEXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AWARDSINSTRUCTION BY A TEACHING ASSISTANTIvan Zorych, PhDMathematical SciencesINSTRUCTION BY AN ADJUNCT PROFESSORMichael Hornsby, PhD, Civil and Environmental EngineeringINSTRUCTION BY A SPECIAL LECTURERJames Lipuma, PhD, HumanitiesPROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT BY A TENURED FACULTY MEMBERJacob Klapper, PhD,  Electrical and Computer EngineeringTEAM, INTERDEPARTMENTAL, MULTIDISCIPLINARY OR NON-TRADITIONAL TEACHINGDurgamadhab Misra, PhD, Electrical and Computer EngineeringUNDERGRADUATE INSTRUCTION, LOWER DIVISIONRajiv Mehta, PhD, ManagementGRADUATE INSTRUCTIONDimitrios Theodoratos, PhD, Computer SciencePETER SMALL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPDiana Martinez, BiologyPRESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP AWARDSErica D'Almeida, ArchitectureNisha Goklaney, ManagementMendonça Receives NSF AwardDavid Mendonça, assistant professor in the department of information systems, received a National Science Foundation (NSF) award entitled "SGER: Hurricane Katrina Debris Removal Operations: The Role of Communication and Computing Technologies." Mendonça currently is in his first year of a five-year award from the NSF.Post-Doctoral Students Awarded FellowshipsKathleen Gilbert, Jason Steffener, post-doctoral graduates at NJIT, were awarded fellowships from the New Jersey Technology Fellowship program. Launched in April, the program helps move cutting-edge research from the lab to the marketplace by providing funding to emerging high-tech companies that hire post-doctoral graduates from New Jersey research universities.   

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Randal D. Pinkett to Speak at National TRiO Day at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-068.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-068.phpThu, 24 Feb 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Randal D. Pinkett, the first African-American named a Rhodes Scholar from Rutgers University, will be the keynote speaker at a National TriO Day event on February 26, 2005 at 9 a.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom. TRiO is a series of federally-funded programs aimed to help low-income, first-generation students attend college. National TriO Day will feature workshops, career sessions and a town hall meeting during which 650 current and former TRiO students from across the state will discuss their accomplishments. For more information, contact Anthony C. Culpepper, Jr. at 973-596-6505; culpeppe@adm.njit.edu

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NJIT Student Receives Graduate Research Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-240.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-240.phpMon, 29 Nov 2004 00:00:00 -0500 Dimitrios Zarkadas, a doctoral candidate in chemical engineering at NJIT, received a graduate student research award from the Separations Division of the American Institute of Chemicals Engineers (AIChE) earlier this month at the organization's annual convention in  Austin, Texas. Kamalesh K. Sirkar, PhD, distinguished professor of chemical engineering, was also honored as Zarkadas' dissertation advisor.

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KUDOS - October 2004 http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-164.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-164.phpFri, 01 Oct 2004 00:00:00 -0400 SOM Designated as Leading Global Research Center in Technology Management NJIT's School of Management has been identified as one of the top 50 global centers of research in Management of Technology by the International Association for the Management of Technology. The rankings will be published in the Journal of Product Innovation Management, one of the top journals in the field. Gonzalez-Lenahan Receives Award from Hispanic Organization Clarisa Gonzalez-Lenahan, associate director in the Office of Graduate Studies at NJIT, received the Award of Excellence in Advanced Education and Community Service from the Port Authority Hispanic Society on October 6, 2004. NJIT Physicist Awarded NSF Grant to Study Radio Waves THe National Science Foundation has awarded Dale Gary, PhD, professor of physics at NJIT, $832,927 to continue his research to develop a global network of 100 radio telescopes to learn more about radio waves from the sun. Read the press release. Chemical Engineering Grad Students to Receive National Awards A recent graduate and a current doctoral candidate in chemical engineering will receive graduate student research awards of $300 each from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). Dimitrios Zarkadas, who is expected to graduate in the next few months, was selected as the winner of the 2004 AIChE Separations Division Graduate Student Research Award in Crystallization and Evaporation. Meredith Feins, who received her PhD in May of 2004, was named one of two winners of the 2004 AIChE Separations Division Graduate Student Research Award in Membrane-Based Separations. Both awards are highly competitive with a global request for nominations, said Basil Baltzis, PhD, chairman of the chemical engineering department at NJIT. Read the press release. NJIT Solar Physicists Quoted in Science Magazine Carsten J. Denker, assistant professor of physics, and Guo Yang, a post-doctoral researcher, were quoted in an article about solar storms that appeared in the the July 30 issue of Science magazine. Read the article. Howell Appointed Chair of National Association of Minority Engineering Program Administrators Tony Howell, executive director of the Educational Opportunity Program at NJIT, has assumed the chairmanship of the Board of Directors for Region A (New England and Mid-Atlantic states to DC) of the National Association of Minority Engineering Programs Administrators.  Tao Publishes Paper in Proceedings of the NAS Louis Tao, a professor in the Department of Mathematics, is second author on a paper entitled “An Embedded Network Approach for Scale-up of Fluctuation-Driven Systems with Preservation of Spike Information” that was published in the prestigious Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Tagged: school of management, kudos, dale gary, tony howell, carsten denker, dimitrios zarkadas, louis tao, clarisa gonzalez-lenahan, october


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Chemical Engineering Grad Students Will Take Notable National Awards http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-162.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-162.phpThu, 30 Sep 2004 00:00:00 -0400 A recent graduate and a current doctoral candidate in chemical engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) will receive graduate student research awards of $300 each from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). The awards will be presented in early November at the organization's annual convention in Austin, Texas.

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