NJIT and NJII to Host Local InnovateHER Feeder Competition
Monday, April 24, 2017 by
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII) are hosting a local 2017 InnovateHER feeder competition. InnovateHER is a cross-cutting prize competition to unearth innovative products and services that help impact and empower the lives of women and families. Through the competition, the U.S. Small Business Association (SBA) is seeking to amplify products or services that fill a need in the marketplace and have the potential for commercialization.
NJIT Ranked Twice in Top 50 for ROI by PayScale
Friday, April 21, 2017 by
PayScale has released their College ROI Report: Best Value Colleges for 2017 and once again NJIT has ranked among the top in terms of colleges that have a high return on their tuition dollars. NJIT ranked twice in the top 50 of the Best Value Colleges list: #27 for in-state and #42 for out-of-state. The report, which measures the return on tuition investment 20 years after graduation, provides median earnings data of workers who attended college based on where their household fell in the income distribution when they attended college.
NJIT Event to Raise Awareness About the Blind Community
Thursday, April 20, 2017 by Julie Jacobs
The Student Senate and Office of Campus Life Diversity & Inclusion Programs at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) will sponsor a special on-campus event called “Please, DO Touch the Art!” April 30, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Room 116 of NJIT’s Central King Building. The event will bring together the blind and visually impaired communities with sighted people for a day of artistic activity and candid conversation.
Fifty-Nine Glimpses into the Future at the Dana Knox Student Research Showcase
Thursday, April 20, 2017 by Tracey Regan
Research on new methods to improve the speed of computing by replacing silicon-based semiconductors with germanium took first place among undergraduate projects at the 2017 Dana Knox Student Research Showcase. The winner, junior Ivan Mitevski, will present his work at the annual meeting of the Electrochemical Society in New Orleans later this spring.
Phillies Call Up NJIT Baseball Alumni Mark Leiter, Jr.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by
Mark Leiter, Jr., who completed his four-year college playing career at NJIT in May 2013, was called up to the Philadelphia Phillies from the Phillies Class AAA team the Lehigh Valley (PA) Iron Pigs Tuesday afternoon. Leiter Jr., takes the place of outfielder Howie Kendrick on the Phillies' roster. Kendrick was placed on the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday with a muscle injury.
NJIT's Infrastructure Planning Program Blends Architectural Design With Environmental Awareness
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by Shydale James
At NJIT, the architecture, planning and design programs encourage environmental literacy, requiring students to spell out how their projects, construction proposals and design interventions affect, repair and interact with natural environmental systems.
Senator Booker Hosts Women's Small Business Forum at NJIT
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by Christina Crovetto
Women-owned small businesses and women who are looking to start their own businesses were the focus of a forum hosted by the Office of Senator Cory Booker April 19, 2017 at NJIT. State representatives, officials from the Small Business Administration and its resource partners as well as lenders of varying sizes were in attendance to guide meaningful discussion and answer questions during the panel and the breakout sessions. Speakers addressed access to capital, digital marketing strategies, scaling your business and supplier diversity programs.
Goodridge Named EIVA Player of the Year; Robbe Tabs Second-Team Honors
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 by
NJIT senior Jabarry Goodridge has been selected 2017 Uvaldo Acosta Memorial Player of the Year in the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (EIVA) while senior Luke Robbe earned second-team honors, Brian Snow of the EIVA announced.