Women's Volleyball Adds Jackie Granger as New Assistant Coach
Monday, June 12, 2017
Jackie Granger, a three-time AVCA All-American Honorable Mention and AVCA All-Northeast Region selection, has joined the NJIT women's volleyball coaching staff as a full-time assistant coach, head coach Peter Volkert announced. One of the best volleyball players to come out of New York, the 6-foot-1 outside hitter from Stony Brook, NY, first gained notice in high school as a key player for North Rockland High School, guiding North Rockland to a State Championship in 2000 and three straight league championships.
NJIT's Alana Dudley Selected ASUN Woman of the Year Nominee
Thursday, June 8, 2017
NJIT's women's basketball senior Alana Dudley has been selected one of two ASUN Conference nominees for the 2017 NCAA Woman of the Year award, the conference announced at the ASUN end of the year spring meetings in Savannah, Georgia.
NJIT Alum Turns 100
Thursday, June 8, 2017
At 21 years old, Herman Blackman ’38 graduated from Newark College of Engineering (NCE) with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. At 100 years old, and as NJIT’s most senior living alum on record, he returned to his alma mater to march in the university’s 101st commencement this past May.
State Senator Sarlo, Assemblyman Bramnick, and Industry Leaders Support Makerspace at NJIT
Friday, June 2, 2017
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is pleased to announce the support of State Senator Paul A. Sarlo (D-Bergen) and Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick (R-Union), as well as numerous industry leaders for an allocation in New Jersey’s Fiscal Year 2018 State Budget to support Makerspace at NJIT.
Congressman Frelinghuysen Confers on Economic Development at NJIT
Thursday, June 1, 2017
U.S. Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen met with NJIT President Joel S. Bloom and other members of the university’s administration and faculty on May 31 for a special review of NJIT’s role in promoting research and economic development. Frelinghuysen, who has represented New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District since 1995, was previously a leading member of the New Jersey’s General Assembly. Growing the economy in New Jersey as well as nationally has been a priority for Frelinghuysen throughout his career.
Highlanders Earn ASUN Honors
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
NJIT sophomore Michael Anastasia and freshman Matthew Cocciadiferro both received conference honors as the ASUN announced its 2017 Baseball Postseason Awards on the eve of the 2017 ASUN Baseball Tournament. Anastasia, an ASUN second-team honoree, suffered a broken arm on May 7, missing the last six games of the season. He led the ASUN with a .373 batting average and .463 on-base percentage. Matthew Cocciadiferro, named to the ASUN All-Freshmen team, was the top freshman for the Highlanders this season.