GSA: A Platform for Graduate Students

Though the majority of NJIT’s student population consists of undergraduates, the 2,200 graduate students enrolled last fall represent an equally important part of the campus community—they bring new industry, research and educational opportunities for our…

Dear Highlander…

How do you know if things that irk you are peeves or red flags? An easy test for distinguishing a pet peeve from a red flag is to look at intent. An involuntary action like…

Date Ideas in Newark

Get Portuguese food in the Ironbound  I personally enjoy Ferry Street BBQ for a cheap, more satisfying, meal. However, if you’re in the mood for a more upscale bite, try out Sol-Mar. Both of these are walking distance from Newark Penn Station.   2. Tops Diner A classic diner, and an even…

Driving Eco Friendly

Last semester, in an article titled “NJIT Embraces Sustainability,” Vice President for Real Estate Development and Capital Operations Andrew Christ was asked what NJIT's largest contribution to carbon pollution is. “Most likely the largest contribution…

Mocha Town: Serving Good Food and Good Views

Five minutes downhill from Eberhardt Hall is a cafe that’s causing a stir in Newark. It has been featured on the @NewarkDownTownDistrict weekly “Tasty Tuesday” Instagram post and has already peaked the interest of some NJIT student food enthusiasts.   “The theme for Mocha Town…

The Startup Life @ NJIT VentureLink

Picture above: Parth Agrawal, Junior Biomedical Engineering major, speaking on Comito, an EMS communication system that his team is developing. On Friday Jan. 31, students gathered at the VentureLink building on 211 Warren St. to hear from…

NJ Fines Uber Hundreds of Millions in Back…

On Nov. 14, 2019, Uber Technologies Inc. was fined $649 million by New Jersey for years of not paying taxes as a result of mislabeling of employees as independent contractors.   The request was issued by…