NJIT Newsroom tagged with "visit" 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 Newark College of Engineering to Host the Salute to Engineering Excellence Ceremony http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-051.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-051.phpThu, 20 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 The Newark College of Engineering (NCE) at NJIT will host the 16th annual Salute to Engineering Excellence on March 27, 2014 in the Campus Center Atrium.  Proceeds from the event will benefit the NCE Board of Visitors Endowed Scholarship Fund and the NCE Dean's Fund. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, board of overseers, michel boufadel, salute to engineering excellence, basil baltzis, outstanding alumnus award


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ASCE Executive Director Patrick Natale Announces Retirement http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-340.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-340.phpThu, 17 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT alum Patrick J. Natale recently announced his retirement as executive director, chief staff officer and secretary of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).  His retirement will become effective Dec. 31, 2014.   

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, american society of civil engineers, asce, civil engineering, alum, board of visitors, patrick natale


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MEDIA ADVISORY: NJIT Invites Editors, Reporters, Producers To Ground-Breaking http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-153.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-153.phpThu, 12 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT invites editors, reporters and producers to witness the official ground-breaking for the $80 million Warren Street Village project—a three-acre mixed-use housing complex on campus bounded by Colden Street to the east, Warren Street to the north and Raymond Boulevard to the southwest. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, coad, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, warren street village, greek village, campus gateway development project


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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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Big Game Play for Henderson http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-044.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-044.phpMon, 06 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Check out Best Buy's commercial featuring winning inventors like NJIT's Dan Henderson–inventor, sculptor, entrepreneur, member of the NJIT Board of Overseers and Albert Dorman Honors College Board of Visitors–that aired in the first quarter, third break during yesterday's big game.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, daniel henderson, njit board of overseers


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Q&A Featuring NJIT's New School of Management Dean: Pius J. Egbelu http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-014.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-014.phpTue, 17 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Pius J. Egbelu http://som.njit.edu/dean/index.php was recently named dean of the NJIT School of Management (SOM) http://management.njit.edu/ and appointed Distinguished Professor and holder of the Then & Clark Chair.  

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, school of management, enterprise development center, som, edc, board of visitors, distinguished professor, strategic job growth plan


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NJIT Celebration 2011 Coming Up Nov. 11, 2011 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-405.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-405.phpTue, 25 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration 2011, on Nov. 11, 2011 at The Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. 

Tagged: alumni, celebration, jacquelynn rhodes, ying wu, aecom, nce board of visitors


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Monumental Sculptures Showcasing Technology Coming to NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-293.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-293.phpWed, 31 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400 "The Art of Invention” featuring new sculpture by the American artist Daniel A. Henderson will be on view at NJIT from Oct. 1-Dec. 22, 2011. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, albert dorman honors college, school of art and design, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, daniel henderson, hashimoto prize, kazuo hashimoto


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AECOM, NJIT Sign Scholarship Agreement To Benefit Albert Dorman Honors College http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-199.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-199.phpThu, 19 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 AECOM President and CEO John M. Dionisio and NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch signed on May 9, 2011, a $200,000 scholarship agreement to establish an endowment providing scholarships for undergraduate students of the Albert Dorman Honors College.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, alumni, robert altenkirch, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, albert dorman, aecom


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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.

Tagged: school of management, ian gatley, university convocation, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, katia passerini


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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.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of civil and environmental engineering, ian gatley, university convocation, albert dorman honors college board of visitors


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Honors Student Council Office Named in Honor of Benefactor http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-336.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-336.phpThu, 07 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The Honors Student Council Office located on the fourth floor of NJIT's Fenster Hall was officially named The Roberta Renard Student Council Office at the Albert Dorman Honors College (ADHC) yesterday in honor of the ADHC Board of Visitors member and benefactor. Roberta Renard, of Summit, is president and chief executive officer of Renard Communications, Inc., a Springfield, NJ company that publishes the trade magazine, Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, robert altenkirch, joel bloom, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, charles dees, roberta renard, renard communications


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NJIT Alumnus Receives Best Project Award from Institute of Transportation Engineers http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-312.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-312.phpWed, 15 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Walter H. Kraft, DEng, PE, '62,'65,'75, of Summit, executive technical director at Eng-Wong, Taub and Associates in Newark, received the Coordinating Council Best Project Award last month from the Institute of Transportation Engineers at its 2010 Annual Meeting and Exhibit held in Vancouver, Canada. Dr. Kraft, who is also a member of the Albert Dorman Honors College Board of Visitors, received NJIT's Alumni Achievement Award on May 22, 2010. 

Tagged: alumni, award, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, alumni achievement award, walter kraft


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Summit’s Walter H. Kraft Receives NJIT Alumni Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-223.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-223.phpWed, 16 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Walter Kraft, of Summit, has had a long and rewarding career keeping people on the move. He's an internationally-known expert in traffic engineering and intelligent transportation systems, which explains why NJIT awarded this 1962 alum its Alumni Achievement Award On May 22, 2010.

Tagged: alumni, awards, honors, american society of civil engineers, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, alumni achievement award, alumni relations, walter kraft


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Savion Glover Wows Guests at NJIT's Annual "Celebration" http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-414.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-414.phpFri, 20 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Tony Award-winning choreographer Savion Glover thrilled friends of NJIT at the university's recent annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, alumni, robert altenkirch, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, celebration, board of overseers, jacquelynn rhodes, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, scholarships, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, outstanding corporate partner, j robert hillier, ing clarion partners, rmjm group, hess corporation, savion glover, town topics, pleasantdale chateau


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Princeton Architect Hillier, ING Exec, Savion Glover Highlight NJIT Celebration http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-404.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-404.phpFri, 13 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration, on Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, awards, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, honors, celebration, board of overseers, center for pre-college programs, jacquelynn rhodes, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, scholarships, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, outstanding corporate partner, dinner, j robert hillier, c. stephen cordes, ing clarion partners, hess corporation, savion glover, rmjm group, jeff steinhorn, town topics


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Princeton Architect Hillier, ING Exec, Savion Glover Highlight NJIT Celebration http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-380.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-380.phpWed, 28 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will hold its annual black-tie benefit dinner, Celebration, on Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Pleasantdale Chateau, West Orange. Tony Award-winning dancer, choreographer and producer Savion Glover, who was born and raised in Newark, will provide the entertainment.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, awards, honors, celebration, chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, scholarships, pre-college programs, edward f. weston medal for professional achievement, outstanding corporate partner, dinner, j robert hillier, c. stephen cordes, rmjm group, savion glover, hess corporation, fundraiser, jeff steinhorn


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NJIT To Honor Generations of Newark College of Engineering Families http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-096.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-096.phpThu, 19 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Newark College of Engineering (NCE) will hold its 11th annual Salute to Engineering Excellence on Thursday, March 26, 2009, from 6-9 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium at NJIT. The event will celebrate the 90th anniversary of NCE, the predecessor institution of NJIT.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, salute to engineering excellence, nce board of visitors


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Honors Computer Lab Dedicated in Honor of Daniel A. Henderson http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-420.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-420.phpTue, 18 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 The Honors Computer Lab at the Albert Dorman Honors College, located on the fourth floor of Fenster Hall, was dedicated yesterday in honor of Daniel A. Henderson, president of PhoneTel Communications, Inc., a member of the Albert Dorman Honors College Board of Visitors and a long-time donor. Joel S. Bloom, EdD, vice president of academic and student services and dean of the Albert Dorman Honors College, took part in the plaque unveiling. The computer lab is reserved for Honors Scholars, a privilege that allows them to study in a setting with minimal distractions and in turn encourages cooperative group efforts for projects and learning. Earlier that morning Mr. Henderson shared his experiences as a highly successful inventor, a sculptor and the founder of several thriving companies at The Lloyd M. Felmly Colloquium. 

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, joel bloom, albert dorman honors college board of visitors, daniel henderson, phonetel communications


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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.

Tagged: robert altenkirch, provost, priscilla nelson, president, china, campus, tour, visit


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Time Remains To Register for Spring Semester 2006 at NJIT: Many Programs Available http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-009.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-009.phpFri, 06 Jan 2006 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT offers a wide range of academic resources and programs that allow students to shape courses of study to reflect a variety of interests and career goals. Applications for undergraduate transfer students, visiting students and graduate students will be accepted for spring semester 2006 through Jan. 23. Classes begin on Jan. 17. For more information, call Denise Taylor, Office of University Admissions, at 973-596-3301.

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Summer Visit Day http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-107.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-107.phpMon, 26 Jul 2004 00:00:00 -0400 More than 100 high school students and their parents will have the opportunity to meet with NJIT faculty, student services staff and current students, tour the campus and explore degree options at Summer Visit Day on July 29, 2004 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Openings are still available. For more information or to RSVP, contact Debbie Gabbidon in the Office of University Admissions at 973-596-3308. E-mail: gabbidon@njit.edu.

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NJIT Appoints Top Real Estate Broker Norman B. Baker to School of Architecture Board http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-113.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-113.phpTue, 14 Oct 2003 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey School of Architecture (NJSOA) at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) recently announced the appointment of Norman B. Baker, a leading commercial real estate broker in the New York Metropolitan region, to the NJSOA Board of Visitors.

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NJIT Appoints Architect Karen Nichols, FAIA, Principal of Michael Graves & Associates, To School of Architecture Board http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-112.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-112.phpFri, 10 Oct 2003 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey School of Architecture (NJSOA) at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) recently announced the appointment of architect Karen Nichols, FAIA, to the NJSOA Board of Visitors.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, school of architecture, board of visitors, architect


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Thailand’s Best and Brightest Students To Visit NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-098.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-098.phpWed, 24 Sep 2003 00:00:00 -0400 A group of Thailand's best and brightest college students, along with six Thai officials and four journalists, will visit New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) on Thursday, Sept. 25.

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