NJIT Newsroom tagged with "universities" 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 President Joel S. Bloom Joins 164 Other University Leaders to Call on Congress, President Obama to Close Innovation Deficit http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-256.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-256.phpWed, 31 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Deeply concerned about major federal budget cuts to research and higher education at a time when other nations are steadily increasing investments in those areas, NJIT President Joel S. Bloom today joined 164 other university presidents and chancellors in calling on leaders in Washington to close what they call the innovation deficit.  

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Cloud Computing for Education Workshop http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-227.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-227.phpTue, 10 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 A three-day professional development workshop for high school teachers took place at NJIT on July 2, 3, and 5. 

Tagged: national science foundation, computer science, center for pre-college programs, cloud computing, association of public and land-grant universities, reza curtmola


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NJIT's Associate VP of Continuing Education Moderates Panel Discussion at APLU Meeting http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-227.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-227.phpMon, 21 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Gale Tenen Spak, PhD, associate vice president of Continuing and Distance Education at NJIT, moderated a panel at the Association of Public Land-grant Universities' Joint Summer meeting of the Commission on Innovation, Competitiveness, and Economic Prosperity and Council on Engagement and Outreach at the Hyatt Regency in Austin, Texas. Spak moderated the session "Technology as a Tool for University Engagement and Outreach" on June 22, at which panelists discussed technology tools – from social networking to engagement web portals – that facilitate economic and community engagement.

Tagged: continuing professional education, online learning, gale tenen spak, association of public and land-grant universities


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NJIT Associate VP of Continuing and Distance Education Serves on APLU Panel http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-412.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-412.phpThu, 19 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Gale Tenen Spak, PhD, associate vice president of NJIT's Division of Continuing and Distance Education, served as a panelist at the 122nd Annual Meeting of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) on Nov. 15 in Washington, DC. "Testing the APLU Institutional Assessement Tool To Enhance Regional Innovation and Prosperity: Three Case Studies from NJIT, Virginia Tech and the University of Missouri" was the topic.

Tagged: continuing professional education, gale tenen spak, association of public and land-grant universities


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US News Names NJIT to Prestigious Best National Research University List http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-265.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-265.phpWed, 26 Aug 2009 00:00:00 -0400 U.S. News & World Report's 2010 Annual Guide to America's Best Colleges has named NJIT among the nation's top tier of national research universities offering a range of undergraduate majors and master's and doctoral degrees.  NJIT is now ranked 115 among the nation's best national universities.Every year for the past five years, NJIT has increased its ranking on this widely-read assessment of the nation's colleges and universities. 

Tagged: robert altenkirch, donald sebastian, joel bloom, princeton review, rankings, us news and world report, nacme, national action council for minorities in engineering


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NJIT Astronomer To Detail World’s Most Capable Solar Telescope March 26 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-098.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-098.phpTue, 18 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400 During the next decade, solar physicists will learn more than they have dreamed possible about the Sun, thanks to current technologies that have advanced the capacity of land-based instruments. Such advancements will be the focus of a talk on March 26, 2008 by noted NJIT solar astronomer Philip R. Goode, PhD. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, robert altenkirch, donald sebastian, department of physics, physics, national science foundation, board of overseers, big bear solar observatory, philip goode, vincent naimoli, astronomy, excellence in research prize and medal, solar physics, philip rinaldi, emil herkert, j robert hillier, norma clayton, george newcombe, solar telescope, national solar observatory, earthshine, albert dorman, john seazholtz, helioseismology


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