NJIT Mourns a Loss

                      Timothy Hesson, a third-year civil engineering student who died of heart failure on April 13, 2018 was remembered as a passionate gamer and hiker…

The Kid Who Bought Everyone Chips

  When I was a kid, my parents would move around a lot, so I’d end up switching schools every two to three years. All that moving and constantly being the new kid eventually did…

My Safe Haven

  I come from a small suburban town about forty minutes west of New York City, giving me an easy way to describe where I live to those who aren’t from here. My town lies…

Trip to the Land of the Yankees

  My heart jumps into my tummy. I look around.  Everyone on board seems unbothered except these two innocent kids, sitting next to me with their mom, probably in her forties. They grip her hands…

Meet Kellen Kadakia

  Rick:Senate President Kellen, congratulations on the victory.  So how do you feel right now as you transition?   Kellen:I started off my Senate career as a student at large, which as you know, is basically…

Dear Highlander: Am I Not Doing Enough?

  Dear Highlander,   I am a freshman here at NJIT, and I'm finishing up my first year of college. A concern I wanted to raise with you is regarding finding research experience. It seems as…

Ono Grinds Poke

Ono Grinds Poké is a bright and tropical oasis in the midst of downtown Newark, just a 10-minute walk from campus. Named after the Hawaiian slang for “delicious food,” Ono Grinds serves fresh, energizing, and…