For Immediate Release
June 14, 2002

Media Advisory/Photo Op

Governor Attends Gala Retirement Dinner for NJIT President Saul K. Fenster

WHAT: : : New Jersey Governor James E. McGreevey will attend the gala farewell dinner for New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) President Saul K. Fenster who is retiring after serving 24 years.

WHEN: Governor arrives at about 8:30 p.m.

WHERE: Marriott at Glenpoint, 100 W. Burr Boulevard, Teaneck, NJ (1-95, Exits 70-70B, 1-201-836-0600; 1800-992-7752

HOW: Contact Sheryl Weinstein, 973-596-3436, for more information.


NJIT is a public, scientific and technological research university enrolling more than 8,800 students. The university offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees to students in 80 degree programs throughout its six colleges: Newark College of Engineering, New Jersey School of Architecture, College of Science and Liberal Arts, School of Management, Albert Dorman Honors College and College of Computing Sciences. The division of continuing professional education offers adults eLearning, off campus degrees and short courses. Expertise and research initiatives include architecture and building science, applied mathematics, biomedical engineering, environmental engineering and science, information technology, manufacturing, materials, microelectronics, multimedia, telecommunications, transportation and solar astrophysics. Yahoo! Internet Life magazine cites NJIT as a "perennially most wired" university.