Culture @ NJIT

NJIT hoists a number of taglines prominently such as: “Top 1% Nationally for Return On Investment,” “Number 1 Nationally for Student Upward Economic Mobility,” and “R1 Research Institution.” A single Google search of NJIT’s Admissions…

How to Be a Vegan on Campus

This past summer marks four years of being a vegan for me, and—what I believe to be even more of an accomplishment—one full year of eating plant-based on a college campus with relative ease. I…

Investment Club/Fund

Across from the door to the Van Houten Library is a giant stock ticker that hangs above a set of double doors. This little room is the Ray Cassetta Financial Analysis Laboratory, a base for…

Studio Culture: Life as an NJIT Architecture Student

[ngg src="galleries" ids="73" display="basic_thumbnail" thumbnail_crop="0"] Finding time between working on building plans and reading about Buddhist stupas, I managed to convince a few Architecture majors to let me record them speaking about their studio experience.…

The Overlooked Threat to Humanity

A dangerous phenomenon is posing a great threat to humanity. While the public rallies behind issues like nuclear proliferation and climate change, the issue of antibiotic resistance seems to be getting overlooked. As per the…

Club Spotlight: Society of Physics Students

The Society of Physics Students (SPS) was reconstituted in 2017 at NJIT. The club focuses on promoting physics with tutoring sessions through Highlander Hub, educational outreach and social events. SPS places its highest priority, though,…

Gender Gap Within Majors

NJIT is evidently a male-dominated school in terms of gender ratio. Within the undergraduate population, the number of males is almost triple the number of females.  To some people, the discrepancy is more apparent, oftentimes…