NJIT Newsroom tagged with "university" 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 Named to President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-108.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-108.phpMon, 07 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 For the fifth year, NJIT has been named to The President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, one of the highest federal recognitions a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement.

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Michael A. Wall Appointed as Executive Director of Constituent Relations http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-089.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-089.phpFri, 21 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Michael A. Wall has been appointed as Executive Director of Constituent Relations in NJIT's Office of University Advancement, effective March 31, 2014. 

Tagged: school of management, celebration, board of overseers, alumni relations, university advancement, michael wall, greater newark enterprises corporation


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NJIT Celebration Set for Nov. 8, 2013 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-287.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-287.phpFri, 13 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold Celebration, its annual black-tie benefit dinner, on Nov. 8, 2013 at the Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange.  Event proceeds will provide endowed scholarship support. 

Tagged: celebration, jacquelynn rhodes, scholarships, steven plate, anita rubino, edward weston medal for professional achievement, anthony sartor


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US News Once Again Names NJIT Among Nation's Best National Universities http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-283.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-283.phpWed, 11 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges 2014 Edition has once again named NJIT to the top tier of national universities for its range of undergraduate majors and master's and doctoral degrees. This year, NJIT was ranked 150th out of the 200+ institutions earning the distinction of top national universities.  NJIT also ranked 6th in the nation for ethnic diversity.

Tagged: enterprise development center, edc, stem, big bear solar observatory, warren street village, us news


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Doors Open for NJIT's New $80M Student Housing Complex: 600 Beds Added http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-281.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-281.phpFri, 06 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The doors are open to NJIT's new $80 million Warren Street Village, a unique, three-acre, 214,000-square-foot, mixed-use residential housing complex.  Completed as forecast in less than 18 months, the complex, bounded by Colden Street to the east, Warren Street to the north and Raymond Boulevard to the southwest, will add 600 beds to NJIT's existing inventory of residential housing.  In addition, the project will feature a new restaurant, convenience store and fitness center for the NJIT community.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, joel bloom, warren street village, campus gateway development project


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NJIT's Judith Sheft Reappointed to New Jersey Israel Commission http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-113.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-113.phpTue, 19 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Judith Sheft, associate vice president of technology development at NJIT, has been reappointed by Governor Christie to serve on the New Jersey Israel Commission. 

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Beijing Normal University Visits NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-020.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-020.phpMon, 28 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Dr. Fanghua Hao, Vice President of Beijing Normal University, Chancellor Dr. Chuansheng Liu and several other representatives of the school met with NJIT President Joel Bloom on the morning of Jan. 28 to discuss similarities between the universities and how the two plan to collaborate together for a mutual beneficial future. 

Tagged: joel bloom, bruce bukiet, taha marhaba, carol johnson, pius egbelu, edgardo farinas, jorge golowasch, jonathan luke, nm ravindra


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Biotrial, Leading International Clinical Researcher, to Build North American Headquarters In Newark's University Heights Science Park http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-016.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-016.phpWed, 23 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Biotrial S.A., a leading clinical research organization based in France that provides drug discovery and developmental services worldwide, announced today the purchase of approximately 1.2 acres in University Heights Science Park (UHSP) on which it plans to build its North American headquarters.

Tagged: joel bloom, kim guadagno, university heights, science park


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NJIT NEXT Raises $100 Million http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-422.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-422.phpWed, 19 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT NEXT, NJIT's comprehensive campaign, has secured more than $100 million towards its $150 million goal, announced national campaign co-chairs Chief Operating Officer of Clarion Partners C. Stephen Cordes; Hatch Mott MacDonald President and CEO Nicholas M. DeNichilo; Chairman/CEO Anchor Industries International and Chairman Emeritus/Founder Tampa Bay Rays Vincent Naimoli.  All three chairs are NJIT alumni.

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, celebration, department of engineering technology, federated department of history, department of information systems, stem, school of art design, department of biological sciences, vincent naimoli, warren street village, scholarships, central king building, hatch mott macdonald, njit next campaign, university heights, clarion partners, stephen cordes, neil sedaka, fellowships, anchor industries international


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NJIT's Convocation Recognizes 2012 Top Performers: Professors, Staff, Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-282.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-282.phpTue, 28 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the new school year Sept. 12, 2012 at University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony.  The event, which recognizes the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff, will be held at 3 p.m. in the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreation Facility on the NJIT campus. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, college of computing sciences, school of management, csla, coad, ccs, mathematical sciences, joel bloom, convocation, physics, som, provost, humanities, bruce bukiet, christopher funkhouser, chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, michael ehrlich, mechanical and industrial engineering, biological sciences, ian gatley, jacquelynn rhodes, reginald farrow, master teacher, inauguration, norbert elliot, robert barat, university advancement, sanchoy das, michael recce, jorge golowasch, osvaldo simeone, professional development, ankur agrawal, joga rao, wenda cao, cheickna sylla, linda cummings, overseers excellence in research prize and medal, overseers excellence in service award, constance a murray diversity award, william barry, presidential leadership awards, lorenzina laera, excellence in teaching awards


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Installation of NJIT President Joel S. Bloom Set for Sept. 14, 2012 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-279.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-279.phpTue, 28 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Students, faculty, alumni and staff at NJIT are anticipating three gala days of ceremony, thought-provoking lectures and more, starting Sept. 12, 2012 during a three-day inaugural swirl surrounding the installation of NJIT's eighth president, Dr. Joel S. Bloom.

Tagged: joel bloom, center for pre-college programs, university convocation, president, inaugural


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NJIT & UMDNJ: A Joint Relationship http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-183.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-183.phpWed, 09 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) have forged alliances in diverse disciplines to improve our health and well-being. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, nce, csla, department of biomedical engineering, department of physics, joel bloom, department of civil and environmental engineering, treena arinzeh, umdnj, gordon thomas, sergei adamovich, bryan pfister, tara alvarez, university of medicine and dentistry, dcee, allyn luke, michael pappas, jason wang


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NJIT Alum Leads Team at Innovation Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-179.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-179.phpWed, 02 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Yang Fan, NJIT class of 2011, recently led a team based in Philadelphia at the New Venture Competition of the Carnegie Mellon University US-China Entrepreneurship and Innovation Summit held on April 28th-April 29th in Pittsburgh. 

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NJIT Partners with Alcoa Foundation for RecycleMania Campus Recycling Challenge http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-141.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-141.phpWed, 04 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The Alcoa Foundation, in partnership with national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and the College & University Recycling Coalition (CURC), has given 60 recycling bins to NJIT as part of its national bin grant program to colleges and universities throughout the country during the 2012 RecycleMania collegiate recycling competition.

Tagged: donna spuhler, recyclemania, alcoa foundation


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Clean Sweep http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-134.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-134.phpFri, 30 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Members of the NJIT fraternity and sorority community partnered with the Downtown Newark District to organize a mass cleanup of the Raymond Boulevard corridor from University Avenue to Warren Street. 

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Cranes, Bulldozers, Hard Hats Dot NJIT Campus as Building Begins for Village http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-100.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-100.phpFri, 09 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT, New Jersey's science and technology university, is growing not only in faculty and enrollment, but physical size in order to meet the demand for workforce and economic development in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) professions.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, joel bloom, stem, board of trustees, warren street village, economic development, board of visitors, mayor cory booker, campus gateway development project, bot, kathy wielkopolski, alliance for action


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NJIT Computer Scientist Advocates Deceleration of Science http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-072.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-072.phpWed, 22 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0500 A treatise from a German foundation advocating the deceleration of the pursuit of science in higher education has been translated into English by NJIT Professor James Geller.  

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, computer science, master teacher, james geller, excellence in teaching award


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NJIT Board of Trustees Appoints Joel Bloom President http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-010.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-010.phpTue, 10 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 The Board of Trustees of New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) yesterday voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Joel Bloom as President of the University, effective immediately. 

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, robert altenkirch, joel bloom, center for pre-college programs, technology, board of trustees, engineering, management, design, undergraduate research, greek village, njedge, columbia university, newark public schools, njit next campaign, kathy wielkopolski, science park high school, governor thomas kean, central high school


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NJIT To Host Graduate Open House on January 12 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-006.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-006.phpFri, 06 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Learn about NJIT's graduate programs in high-growth, in-demand fields, meet one-on- one with faculty and admissions representatives and more at a Graduate Open House on Jan. 12, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100, Admissions Office.

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NJIT's Office of Continuing and Professional Education To Host Graduate Open Houses on Dec. 1 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-451.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-451.phpTue, 22 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's Office of Continuing and Professional Education will host Graduate Certificate, Weekend University and Professional Development Open Houses and an Online Chat on Dec. 1, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall Rm.100. Register here.

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New Development Director Named for NJIT's Newark College of Engineering http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-423.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-423.phpFri, 04 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Vincent Lombardo, of Bayonne, has been named a new development director in the NJIT Office for University Advancement.

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Montclair's Jose Alcala Honored for Teaching at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-307.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-307.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Jose Alcala, of Montclair, a university lecturer  in the NJIT College of Architecture and Design, has been selected  to receive the “Excellence in Instruction from a University Lecturer Award” at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

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NJIT's University Convocation Recognizes the 2011 Top Professors, Staff, Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-299.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-299.phpThu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the new academic year on Sept. 14, 2011 with the annual celebration and awards ceremony at its University Convocation. 

Tagged: awards, treena arinzeh, ian gatley, somenath mitra, richard garber, jay kappraff, university convocation, katia passerini, haim grebel, james geller, daisy gallegos, andrew gerrard, bryan pfister, georgeen theodore, horacio rotstein, andrei sirenko, promotions, pius egbelu, richard moore, victor matveev, sotirios ziavras, ashish borgaonkar, steve adubato, jose alcala, trevor tyson, min song, cheickna sylla, tian tian, laramie potts, margaret yobbi


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NJIT Board Takes Action to Preserve Quality of Top-Ranked Programs http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-266.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-266.phpWed, 03 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Board of Trustees approved a 4.5 percent tuition and fee increase for in-state undergraduate students for the 2011-2012 academic year.

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NJIT To Host Continuing Professional Education Open House on July 14 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-245.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-245.phpTue, 05 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Learn about NJIT's professional development training programs, non-credit classes, Weekend University, online learning, and more at the Continuing Professional Education Open House on July 14, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Rm. 100.

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Engineering College Dinner To Honor iRobot Exec, Others at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-091.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-091.phpMon, 21 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Newark College of Engineering (NCE) will hold its 13th annual Salute to Engineering Excellence on Thursday, March 24, 2011, from 6-9 p.m. in the NJIT Campus Center Atrium.

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The Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility Dedication Next Week http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-057.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-057.phpFri, 25 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Support for NJIT takes many forms and some are literally concrete. In the case of the The Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility, it's steel and a host of other materials, including concrete.

Tagged: vincent naimoli, charles dees, office of university advancement, lenny kaplan, estelle and zoom fleisher athletic center, naimoli family athletic and recreational facility, dedication, department of athletics


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NJIT Student Wins Distinguished Service Award from Regional College Residence Hall Association http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-055.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-055.phpThu, 24 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Michael Gonzalez, a senior majoring in information technology who has held a number of leadership positions in NJIT's Residence Life since his freshman year, has won the Central Atlantic Affiliate of College and University Residence Halls (CAACURH) Distinguished Service Award. 

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Byron Chen Receives the Excellence in Instruction by an Adjunct Professor Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-501.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-501.phpWed, 01 Dec 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Byron Chen, PhD, an adjunct professor in NJIT's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, received the Excellence in Instruction by an Adjunct Professor Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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Shilan Motamedvaziri Receives the Excellence in Instruction by a Teaching Assistant Award at NJIT's Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-500.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-500.phpTue, 30 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Shilan Motamedvaziri, a teaching assistant in NJIT's Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering, received the Excellence in Instruction by a Teaching Assistant Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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Piero Armenante Receives the Master Teacher Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-449.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-449.phpTue, 30 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Piero Armenante, PhD, distinguished professor in NJIT's Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering, received the Master Teacher Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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Glenn Goldman Receives The Excellence in Lower Division Undergraduate Instruction at NJIT's Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-443.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-443.phpMon, 29 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Glenn Goldman, professor in NJIT's School of Art and Design, received the Excellence in Lower Division Undergraduate Instruction on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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Katia Passerini Receives the Excellence in Innovative Teaching Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-437.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-437.phpTue, 23 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Katia Passerini, professor in NJIT's School of Management, received the Excellence in Innovative Teaching Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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Dorairaja Raghu Receives the Excellence in Upper Division Undergraduate Instruction at University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-436.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-436.phpTue, 23 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Dorairaja Raghu, PhD, professor in NJIT's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, received the Excellence in Upper Division Undergraduate Instruction Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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James Geller Receives The Excellence in Research Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-435.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-435.phpTue, 23 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 James Geller, PhD, professor in the NJIT's Department of Computer Science, received the Excellence in Research Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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Dale Gary Receives the Excellence in Research Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-432.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-432.phpMon, 22 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Dale Gary, PhD, distinguished professor in NJIT's Department of Physics, received the Excellence in Research Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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Jerry Fjermestad Receives the Excellence in Graduate Instruction Award at NJIT's University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-427.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-427.phpFri, 19 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Jerry Fjermestad, PhD, professor in NJIT's School of Management and Department of Information Systems, received the Excellence in Graduate Instruction Award on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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Roumiana Petrova Receives the Excellence in Instruction by a University Lecturer Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-426.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-426.phpFri, 19 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Roumiana Petrova, PhD, lecturer in NJIT's Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, received the Excellence in Instruction by a University Lecturer on Sept. 15, 2010 at the NJIT University Convocation, an awards ceremony with a special welcoming ceremony for the freshman class.

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College Presidents Unite to Strengthen Campus Security Statewide http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-311.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-311.phpTue, 14 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Each year since 2005, colleges and universities across the United States have recognized September as National Campus Safety Awareness Month. Following the ninth anniversary of 9/11, higher education institutions continue to work collaboratively to improve the safety and security of students, faculty, staff and guests on their campuses by sharing information regarding policies and strategies to consistently maintain safe campuses throughout the State.

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NJIT's Division of Continuing Professional Education To Host Open House on August 12 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-275.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-275.phpThu, 05 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Division of Continuing Professional Education will host a Graduate, Weekend University and Professional Development Open House and Online Chat on August 12, 5-7:30 p.m. (ET) in Fenster Hall, Room 100. To register, click here. 

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Open House at NJIT for Part-Time Learners Set for July 15 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-209.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-209.phpMon, 07 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Adult learners looking to start or re-start meaningful 21st century careers will not want to miss NJIT's upcoming open house July 15 from 5-7:30 p.m. (EST). Geared to busy adults, the open house will feature and demonstrate specially selected NJIT academic and training programs structured for weekend learning and/or online learning. The event will take place in Fenster Hall, room 100, on the NJIT campus. 

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NJIT To Host Graduate Open House on May 20 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-179.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-179.phpMon, 10 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Learn about NJIT's graduate programs in high-growth, in-demand fields, meet one-on-one with faculty and admissions representatives, and hear about graduate-certificate and online learning options at a Graduate Open House on May 20, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100.

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CCS Capstone Program To Present Spring 2010 Student Project Showcase http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-161.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-161.phpMon, 26 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Student teams will present their real-world projects at "Dream without Limit," the 13th Annual Capstone Student Showcase on May 3, 2-5:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium at NJIT. The Spring 2010 showcase will feature real-world projects sponsored by industry or initiated by entrepreneurial students; an active open house for new sponsors, university students, and partners; a one-of-a-kind Fast Career Fair to connect students instantly to job opportunities and connect companies to potential hires; and more. Register online.

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"A Wilder Evening: Two by Thornton": April 23, 24 and 25 at West Side Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-114.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-114.phpMon, 12 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Ridgewood's Hillside Players proudly present “A Wilder Evening: Two by Thornton,” two one-act plays by Pulitzer Prize winner Thornton Wilder: “Queens of France” and “Pullman Car Hiawatha.” “A Wilder Evening” is directed by Jean Llewellyn of Ramsey, who directs University Communications at NJIT.  Producer is Barry Llewellyn, also of Ramsey. Performances at West Side Presbyterian Church will be on April 23 and April 24 at 7:30 p.m. with matinees on Saturday, April 24 at 3 p.m. and Sunday, April 25 at 2 p.m. The extensive cast and crew includes residents of Westwood, Fair Lawn, Paterson, Rivervale, Midland Park, Bergenfield, Glen Rock and more. Tickets are $15 general admission; $10 for senior citizens and students and may also be purchased after services at West Side Presbyterian Church, 6 South Monroe St., Ridgewood on April 18. Reserve seats now by calling the Hillside Players ticket line at 201-652-1966, ext. 32.

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Graduate Open House on April 1 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-096.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-096.phpWed, 31 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Learn about NJIT's graduate programs in high-growth, in-depth fields, meet one-on-one with faculty and admissions representatives and more at a Graduate Study Open House on April 1, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100. 

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NJIT To Host Graduate Open House on March 11 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-069.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-069.phpWed, 10 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Learn about NJIT's graduate programs in high-growth, in-demand fields, meet one-on-one with faculty and admissions representatives and more at a Graduate Study Open House on March 11, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100.

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New Issue of NJIT Magazine Available On Line http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-057.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-057.phpTue, 02 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500 The Winter 2010 issue of NJIT Magazine is now available on line. The issue's cover feature is "For Your Health," which gives an overview of how NJIT is promoting synergy among health care, information technology and engineering – a partnership that promises better ways to alleviate illness and injury.

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NJIT To Host Winter Open House on Feb. 28 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-038.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-038.phpFri, 12 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 High school students and their families can tour the campus, attend financial aid workshops, meet faculty, staff and students, and more at the NJIT Winter Open House on Feb. 28, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

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Back By Popular Demand: NJIT iPhone Application Course http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-437.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-437.phpFri, 11 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500 If you have an idea for an iPhone application, but don't know how to make it happen, here's your chance. NJIT will again offer an online iPhone application development non-credit course.

Tagged: online learning, gale spak, iphone, distance learning, iphone application development course, non-credit courses, apple


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NJIT Graduate Open House Set for Dec. 17, 2009 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-433.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-433.phpWed, 09 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500 For an up-close look at graduate student life at NJIT, check out one of two upcoming open houses. You'll get way more than just a campus tour and a meeting with an admissions counselor. 

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Unique Theatrical Event: John Brown's Body, October 16 and 17 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-343.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-343.phpTue, 06 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Jean Llewellyn of Ramsey, Raymond Gombach of Suffern, Thom Roberts of Westwood, David Osgood of Ridgewood, Scott Smith of Ridgewood, Anne Anderson of Wyckoff, and Gai Grannon of Midland Park will perform in John Brown's Body, a staged version of theatre, music and dance of Stephen Vincent Benét's poem presented by The Hillside Players of West Side Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood. Llewellyn directs University Communications at NJIT. This Pulitzer Prize-winning tale of John Brown, abolitionist and folk hero, is considered by many to be the only true American epic and has special resonance this year as we observe the 200th anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln and the 150th anniversary of Brown's raid at Harpers Ferry. Performances will be held on Friday, Oct. 16, and Saturday, Oct. 17, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. Ticket reservations may be made by calling 201-652-1966, ext. 50; or e-mailing Hillside@westside.org.

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NJIT Recognized as Rising Star at NACME Fete http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-336.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-336.phpFri, 02 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) presented NJIT with its Rising University Star Award at its 35th anniversary awards dinner and celebration Sept. 29, 2009 at the Waldorf Astoria. Accepting for NJIT were Robert A. Altenkirch, president; Joel Bloom, vice president for academic and student services and dean, Albert Dorman Honors College; and Tony Howell, executive director of NJIT's Educational Opportunity Program.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, robert altenkirch, joel bloom, educational opportunity program, tony howell, saul fenster, nacme, national action council for minorities in engineering, rising university star award


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New Issue of NJIT Magazine Now Available On Line http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-332.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-332.phpWed, 30 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 The Fall 2009 issue of NJIT Magazine is now available on line. The issue's cover feature, "NJIT and the Urban Vision," offers an overview of wide-ranging engagement in efforts to improve the quality of urban life in New Jersey and Newark.

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Essex County College President Delivers Keynote Speech at University Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-272.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-272.phpThu, 03 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Essex County College President A. Zachary Yamba, EdD delivered the keynote address yesterday at the annual University Convocation, which recognized faculty, staff and student accomplishments. Yamba, who was one of the early founders of a partnership that has enabled ECC and NJIT, Rutgers-Newark and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey to collaborate on numerous collegiate and community initiatives in the city's University Heights district, discussed the role of education in the revitalization of Newark. "Newark is our home–and home to many of our students," said Yamba. "We must be active participants in the unfolding of its future."

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NJIT Names West Orange Lawyer As New Assistant VP of Planned Giving http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-259.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-259.phpTue, 18 Aug 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has named Monique Pryor, of West Orange, assistant vice president of planned giving. Pryor has been a development professional for seven years and has been licensed to practice law in both New York and New Jersey for more than 14 years.

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NACME To Honor NJIT at Upcoming 35th Anniversary Celebration in NYC http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-251.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-251.phpTue, 04 Aug 2009 00:00:00 -0400 The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) will present NJIT with its Rising University Star Award at its 35th anniversary awards dinner and celebration dinner set for Sept. 29, 2009 at the Waldorf Astoria. 

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, joel bloom, educational opportunity program, eop, saul fenster, nacme, national action council for minorities in engineering, summer academic enrichment program, rising university star award


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NJIT To Host Graduate Open House on August 13 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-248.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-248.phpThu, 30 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Learn about NJIT's graduate programs in high-growth, in-depth fields, meet one-on-one with faculty and admissions representatives and more at a Graduate Study Open House on August 13, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100.

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NJIT To Host Graduate Study Open House http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-228.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-228.phpTue, 23 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Learn about NJIT's graduate programs in high-growth, in-depth fields, meet one-on-one with faculty and admissions representatives, and more at a Graduate Study Open House on July 16, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100.

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NJIT Wins CASE Educational Fundraising Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-221.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-221.phpThu, 11 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Institute of Technology has been selected as a winner of the 2009 WealthEngine Award for Educational Fundraising from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). This award honors superior fundraising programs across the country and is a component of CASE's Circle of Excellence program. NJIT will receive an Overall Improvement Award based on the judges' analysis of three years of fundraising data submitted to the council's annual survey. “This is a result of a total University Advancement effort and the significant support and involvement of President Robert A. Altenkirch and the academic deans,” said NJIT Vice President for University Advancement Charles R. Dees, Jr., PhD.

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NJIT Magazine Wins Communicator Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-207.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-207.phpThu, 28 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Magazine, published by NJIT's Office of University Communications, has received the 2009 Award of Excellence sponsored by the International Academy of the Visual Arts and the Communicator Awards.

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2007-2008 President’s Annual Report Now Available On Line http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-112.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-112.phpThu, 26 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's 2007-2008 President's Report is hot off the press and posted on line at http://www.njit.edu/president/annualreport/2008/index.php. “The report not only highlights the last year but marks five years of progress under President Altenkirch's leadership," says Jean Llewellyn, executive director of University Communications (UC), publishers of the report edited by UC project manager Carol Pilla.

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Organizational Change Management for Sustainability: The Harvard Case Study http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-066.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-066.phpThu, 26 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 It takes much more than the appropriate technology to create a sustainable green environment and organizational culture. Learn about the challenges of such a transformation at the Technology and Society Forum presentation by Leith Sharp on Wednesday, March 25 from 3-4:30 pm in NJIT's Campus Center Ballroom.

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NJIT Offers Nine Lucky Seniors Unique iPhone Applications Course http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-043.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-043.phpTue, 10 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Nine lucky NJIT students are testing one of the nation's first application development courses for the Apple iPhone. The upper-level course, taught by Director of University Web Services Jim Robertson, illustrates how to develop applications for the popular iPhone.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, department of computer science, department of information systems, narain gehani, jim robertson, iphone, information technology program, itunesu, iphone application, university web services, open courseware initiative


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Parents Invited to Tour and Learn About NJIT at Feb. 22, 2009 Open House http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-041.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-041.phpTue, 10 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT will host an open house for high school students and their parents on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2009 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

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NJIT Boswell Historian Receives National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-037.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-037.phpThu, 05 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Richard B. Sher, PhD, a professor of history at NJIT and a former Guggenheim Fellow, has received a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship to edit a volume of the correspondence of James Boswell, the eighteenth-century Scottish writer. Boswell was best known for his biography of Samuel Johnson. Sher's research focuses on the thought and culture of 18th century Scotland.

Tagged: department of humanities, award, humanities, history, rutgers university, national endowment for the humanities, distinguished professor, fellowship, yale university


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NJ Monthly Names NJIT's Altenkirch to Top 100 List for 2009 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-017.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-017.phpThu, 22 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 New Jersey Monthly magazine this month named NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch one of New Jersey's most important people to watch in 2009. 

Tagged: robert altenkirch, division 1, national science foundation, biomedical engineering, campus center, treena arinzeh, ncaa, patent, student, faculty, gwathmey siegel, gateway project, prudential center, elkus manfredi architects, jones lasalle, newark downtown core redevelopment corporation, adult stem cell research, presidential early career award


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Instant Decision Day for High School Students Set for Jan. 10 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-001.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-001.phpMon, 05 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 High school students can meet with an admissions representative and receive an instant decision on admission to NJIT for Fall 2009 on Jan. 10, 9 a.m.-12 noon in Fenster Hall, Rm. 100. Space is limited. For more information and to RSVP, contact Mr. Anthony Jackson. 

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NJIT's College of Computing Sciences To Present Website Strategies in CCS Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-427.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-427.phpTue, 25 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's College of Computing Sciences is presenting a seminar entitled, "In Pursuit of Unintended Consequences and Other Thoughts on NJIT's Website Strategy", on Dec. 3, 2:30-3:30 p.m. in the Guttenberg Information Technologies Center Rm. 3710. 

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Charles Lubetkin, of Verona, Donates Sports Scholarship to NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-415.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-415.phpFri, 14 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT has received a donation of $30,000 from Charles Lubetkin, of Verona. The money has been earmarked for the Lubetkin Family Soccer Endowed Scholarship fund.      

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, athletics, scholarship, charles dees, sports, university advancement, athletics hall of fame, lenny kaplan, omicron delta kappa


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More Awards for President's Annual Report http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-394.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-394.phpWed, 29 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The 2006-2007 President's Annual Report, published by NJIT's Office of University Communications, has won platinum awards in the categories of overall annual report and front cover design from the MarCom Creative Awards international competition. Administered by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, the MarCom awards are the latest for the report, which has also received the Grand Award in the 20th Annual Apex Awards for Publication Excellence Competition, the Gold Award from the Art Director's Club of New Jersey and the 2007 New Jersey (IABC) IRIS Award in the Publications category.

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Iowa Corn Promotion Board, NJIT to License Breakthrough, Safe Bio-Plastic Alternative http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-288.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-288.phpWed, 06 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The Iowa Corn Promotion Board (ICPB), NJIT and University of Sao Paulo today announced a joint agreement for licensing four pending patents on a safe, building block chemical derived from corn known as isosorbide to chemists. The agreement marks a step forward in developing applications and markets for corn-based chemistry. 

Tagged: donald sebastian, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, research and development, michael jaffe, isosorbide, iowa corn promotion board


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Real World Connections Program for High School Students To Host Awards Ceremony on August 7 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-286.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-286.phpTue, 05 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400 High school students enrolled in NJIT's Real World Connections Summer Internship Program will be recognized for their achievements at an awards ceremony on August 7, 12:30-4 p.m. at the Enterprise Development Center 3, 211 Warren Street, Conference Room 407. Through the Capstone Open University Connections Program, students work in small project teams to solve real-world problems based on scenarios drawn from actual industry cases in a broad array of fields, including health, communications, sports, and entertainment.

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Another Award for the 2006-2007 President's Annual Report http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-272.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-272.phpThu, 17 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The 2006-2007 President's Annual Report, published by the Office of University Communications, won a Grand Award in the 20th Annual Apex Awards for Publication Excellence Competition. The judges commented, "A striking design...with appealing, first-rate illustrations and an attractive matte paper selection...provides the background for well-written features....". 

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Distinguished Professor Gives Lecture at the 5th Annual Abel Symposium in Norway http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-260.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-260.phpWed, 02 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Vladislav Goldberg, PhD, distinguished professor in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT, presented a lecture last month at the fifth annual Abel Symposium at the University of Tromsø in Norway.

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High School Students in NJIT's Capstone Connections Program Present Project Accomplishments to NASA http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-244.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-244.phpWed, 18 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400 A group of high school students who participated in the Capstone Real World Open University Connections program at NJIT presented their multi-year Global Microscope project accomplishments to NASA headquarters yesterday in Washington, DC. Through the CCS Capstone Open University Connections Program, middle-school and high school students work in small teams to solve  real-world problems based on scenarios drawn from actual industry cases in a variety of fields, including health, education, sports and entertainment.

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NJIT Wins Two Awards for 2006-2007 President's Annual Report http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-195.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-195.phpWed, 07 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The 2006-2007 President's Annual Report, published by NJIT's Office of University Communications, recently won two awards for excellence in communications: the Gold Award from the Art Director's Club of New Jersey and the 2007 New Jersey (IABC) IRIS Award in the Publications category.  

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NJIT To Host Graduate Study Open House on May 15 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-186.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-186.phpFri, 02 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Learn about NJIT's graduate programs in high-growth, in-depth fields, meet one-on-one with faculty and admissions representatives, and more at a Graduate Study Open House on May 15, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100.

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New Issue of NJIT Magazine Now Available On Line http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-162.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-162.phpMon, 21 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The new issue of NJIT Magazine is now available on line. The issue's cover feature is an interview with NCE Dean Sunil Saigal. A limited number of paper copies are also available to NJIT faculty, students and staff. Copies may be obtained at the Office of University Communications on the fourth floor of Fenster Hall. Copies for mail delivery on campus may be requested by contacting Rosalyn Roberts.

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NJIT To Host Graduate Study Open House http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-005.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-005.phpMon, 07 Jan 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Learn about NJIT's graduate programs in high-growth, in-demand fields, meet one-on-one with faculty and admissions representatives and more at a Graduate Study Open House on Jan. 15, 5-7:30 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100.

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Columbia Professor To Discuss Energy Options for the 21st Century at Applied Math Colloquium http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-432.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-432.phpMon, 26 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0500 Klaus Lackner, PhD, the Ewing-Worzel Professor of Geophysics in the Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering at Columbia University, will discuss “Energy Options for the 21st Century” on Nov. 30 at 11:35 a.m. in the NJIT Campus Center Ballroom A.

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Washington's Two Goals Lead NJIT's 5-1 Win Over Howard http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-391.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-391.phpThu, 25 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Freshman Kori Washington's pair of goals led the NJIT women in a 5-1 win over Howard University in United Soccer Conference play in a steady rain Wednesday night on Lubetkin Field. Washington, who collected her second and third goals of the season, added an assist, giving her a five-point night.

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Mathematics Department To Present Seminar on Pattern Formation in Reaction-Diffusion Systems http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-376.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-376.phpTue, 16 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Irving R. Epstein, PhD, the Henry F. Fischbach Professor of Chemistry at Brandeis University, will discuss "Differential and Cross-Diffusion Effects on Pattern Formation in Reaction-Diffusion Systems" on Oct. 19 at 11:35 a.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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NJIT President Altenkirch To Report on State Research Universities’ Construction Plans and More http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-299.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-299.phpTue, 04 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch will report on the upcoming construction plans and needs of New Jersey's public research universities.  Altenkirch, representing New Jersey's three public research universities, will stress the important role these institutions play in supporting New Jersey's ongoing economic development.

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NJIT To Host Instant Decision Day for Fall 2007 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-248.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-248.phpThu, 21 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Office of University Admissions will host an Instant Decision Day program for undergraduate transfer students on June 28, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100. Space is limited. For more information and to RSVP, contact Anthony Jackson.

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KUDOS - May 2007 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-187.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-187.phpTue, 01 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Development Director Honored by North Essex Chamber of Commerce   Billy McDermott, director of development for NJIT's School of Management, received the President's Award at the North Essex Chamber of Commerce Leadership Recognition Banquet on May 16, 2007. Three Highlanders Receive Independent Baseball Academic Honors NJIT baseball athletes Austin DeRogatis, Rob Pietrocola and PJ Saporito were named to the NCAA Division I Independent All-Academic team for 2007. The NCAA Division I Academic All-Independent team was selected by sports information directors at member institutions. Nominations from each school were accepted for student-athletes who had a least a 3.25 cumulative grade point average, had reached at least a sophomore academic standing and were a starter or key reserve for their respective program.

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Delegation from Xuzhou Institute of Technology Visits NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-142.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-142.phpTue, 03 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch and Provost Priscilla P. Nelson met with a delegation from Xuzhou Institute of Technology, one of the four universities in Xuzhou, China, yesterday at NJIT. The delegation also toured the NJIT campus.

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Highlanders Sweep Sacred Heart, 3-0 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-046.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-046.phpThu, 01 Feb 2007 00:00:00 -0500 The NJIT men's volleyball team stayed hot Wednesday night, winning its second Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Hay Division volleyball match with a 3-0 win over Sacred Heart at the Pitt Center. The Highlanders began their 2007 campaign with a 3-0 sweep against NYU on Jan. 25.

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Highlanders Topple NYU, 3-1 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-037.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-037.phpFri, 26 Jan 2007 00:00:00 -0500 Amobi Armstrong and Leonardo Paludo notched 20 kills apiece, as NJIT opened its 2007 men's volleyball season with a 3-1 win over visiting New York University Thursday night. The Highlanders, who finished second in the EIVA Hay Division in 2006, earned a berth in the six-team EIVA postseason for the first time since 2000.

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Cornell Professor To Discuss Neural Coding at Mathematical Biology Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-032.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-032.phpMon, 22 Jan 2007 00:00:00 -0500 "Neural Coding and Representation of Visual Information" is the topic of a discussion by , a professor in the department of neurology and neuroscience at Weill Medical College of Cornell University on Jan. 30 at 4 p.m., Cullimore Hall, Room 611.

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NJIT Kicks Off Spring 2007 Fluid Dynamics Seminar Series on Jan. 22 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-021.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-021.phpThu, 18 Jan 2007 00:00:00 -0500 "Ultrasound Contrast Agents: A Problem in Fluid Mechanics" is the topic of a lecture by Kausik Sarkar, PhD, an assistant professor in the department of mechanical engineering at the University of Delaware, on Jan. 22 at 4:15 p.m. in Cullimore Hall Rm. 611.

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Department of Mathematics To Host Seminar on Jan. 19 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-018.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-018.phpTue, 16 Jan 2007 00:00:00 -0500 Andrea Liu, PhD, a professor in the department of physics and astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania, will discuss "Jamming" at an Applied Mathematics Colloquium on Jan. 19 at 11:30 a.m., Cullimore Lecture Hall II.


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Highlanders Fell Longwood University, 59-55 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-013.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-013.phpThu, 11 Jan 2007 00:00:00 -0500 Senior guard Clayton Barker scored 13 points, leading the best-balanced offensive effort of the season for NJIT in its 59-55 win over visiting Longwood University in men's college basketball Wednesday night. Barker was one of four starters to reach double figures scoring.

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Milosevic Earns Division I Independent Basketball Honor http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-519.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-519.phpWed, 20 Dec 2006 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT sophomore forward Nesho Milosevic is the national NCAA Division I Independent Men's Basketball Newcomer of the Week. Milosevic and his teammates, who have not played since Dec. 11 due to exams, resume play on Thursday at 7:30 p.m., when they visit St. John's University for a game against the Red Storm.

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World-Renowned Cosmologist James E. Gunn To Speak at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-507.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-507.phpTue, 12 Dec 2006 00:00:00 -0500 James E. Gunn, PhD, the Eugene Higgins Professor of Astronomy at Princeton University, will discuss "Cosmology: A Fifty-Year Perspective," on Dec. 15 at 9 p.m. in the Guttenberg Information Technologies Center, Rm. 3720/3730 at NJIT. The talk will follow the Amateur Astronomers, Inc. club membership meeting at 8 p.m.

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NJIT To Host Instant Decision Day for Freshman Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-500.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-500.phpWed, 06 Dec 2006 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's Office of University Admissions will host an Instant Decision Day program for the Fall 2007 semester on Dec. 9, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in Fenster Hall, Room 100. Space is limited. For more information and to RSVP, contact Anthony Jackson.

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Fluid Dynamics Seminar To Examine the Mechanics of Biolocomotion http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-490.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-490.phpFri, 01 Dec 2006 00:00:00 -0500 David Hu, PhD of the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University will discuss "Two Studies in Biolocomotion: Walking on Water and Slithering on Land" at a Fluid Dynamics Seminar on Dec. 4 at 4:15 p.m., Cullimore Lecture Hall Rm. 611.

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Rutgers Professor To Discuss Electromagnetic Imaging of Small Inhomogeneities at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-477.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-477.phpTue, 28 Nov 2006 00:00:00 -0500 “Electromagnetic Imaging of Small Inhomogeneities” is the topic of a discussion by Michael Vogelius, PhD, a professor in the department of mathematics at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, on Dec. 8 at 11:30 a.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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Mathematician James Glimm To Speak at Applied Mathematics Colloquium http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-471.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-471.phpWed, 22 Nov 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Mathematician James Glimm, PhD, chairman of the Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics at Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory, will discuss "Turbulent Mixing in Real (Non-Ideal) Fluids" on Dec. 1 at 11:30 a.m., Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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Eberhardt Hall Replica Takes the Cake at Celebration 2006 http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-468.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-468.phpTue, 21 Nov 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Charles R. Dees, Jr., vice president of University Advancement at NJIT, poses with a 44x18-inch replica cake of Eberhardt Hall at Celebration, NJIT's annual black-tie benefit dinner, on Nov. 10 at the Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange. This year's event recognized the founding in 1881 of Newark Technical School, NJIT's earliest predecessor institution, and the 25th anniversary of the College of Science and Liberal Arts.

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Highlander Women Claim First Division I Win by 21 points http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-466.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-466.phpMon, 20 Nov 2006 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT, playing its third game of women's basketball against NCAA Division I competition, surged into the win column emphatically, blasting Norfolk State University, 91-70, in Saturday's consolation game of the Lancer Invitational, hosted by Longwood University.

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