Disrupting an Oil Spill's Toxic Journey
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Contamination from oil spills cascades through the environment, inundating plants and animals upon release before drifting into ecosystems, sometimes hundreds of miles away, and sinking into sediment where it is difficult to reach and remediate. Each phase of this toxic journey demands its own urgent remedy.
Awards Yield Outstanding Opportunities, Exceptional Experiences
Thursday, June 22, 2017
The number of both applicants and recipients has grown, and the opportunities have become increasingly impressive. Indeed, thanks to a fruitful collaboration between Albert Dorman Honors College and the NJIT Student National Fellowships and Awards Committee, more and more NJIT students are receiving prestigious scholarships and fellowships, and reaping the benefits that come from life-changing and career-advancing educational experiences.
151 Highlanders Recognized for ASUN Academic Excellence on 2016-17 Honor Roll
Thursday, June 22, 2017
One hundred and fifty one NJIT student-athletes earned at least a 3.0 GPA in the 2016-17 academic year and were recognized on the 2017 ASUN Conference Honor Roll, the league office announced Wednesday. A total of 173 ASUN student-athletes were graduates with ASUN Honors by completing their eligibility with a GPA of 3.5 or better. The Highlanders had nine student-athletes earn Graduates with ASUN Honors recognition.
NJIT's Swimming & Diving Team Highlights CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
NJIT men's swimming and diving has been selected a College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Team for the 2017 spring season. For the first time in the 95-year history of the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) more than 700 teams have received Scholar All-America recognition.
Highlanders Shine Academically in Spring Semester
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
The NJIT Highlanders concluded a successful 2017 Spring semester in the classroom, as the student-athletes combined for an impressive 3.214 grade point average in the spring semester with 208 Highlanders posting a GPA above 3.0. One hundred and eighty-two Highlanders were recognized to the Dean's List, while 15 teams posted a GPA of better than 3.0. The 2017 semester was highlighted individually by baseball senior graduate Cody Kramer, who was named 2017 ASUN Baseball Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
The Enterprise Development Center on the NJIT Campus Will Host Live Auditions for Girl Starter
Thursday, June 15, 2017
The Enterprise Development Center (EDC) will host the Girl Starter Tour as it makes its way across 10 cities on the East Coast. The EDC, located on the campus of NJIT in Newark, is a cooperative and resourceful ecosystem for startups and small-businesses and part of New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII), an NJIT corporation that applies the entrepreneurial and technical resources of the state’s science and technology university to challenges identified by industry cluster partners.
Stories of Their Lives: Class of '67 Produces a Groundbreaking Yearbook
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
We all know that it takes a village to raise a child, but what does it take to produce a stellar yearbook — one that will serve as an exemplar for future classes? For the members of the class of ’67 yearbook committee, a shared vision to encourage participation in their 50th reunion and yearbook resulted in 26 undergraduate attendees at the event and 75 biographies of their classmates in the yearbook.