Music at NJIT

Music is in the air at NJIT. We are beginning the third year of a Music Initiative in which three musical ensembles have been created, a String Ensemble, a Wind Ensemble, and a Jazz Ensemble…

The Halsey St. Festival Brings Life to Newark

On Thursday September 8th, the restaurants and stores around Halsey Street came together with other companies to host the Halsey St. Festival! For anyone who doesn't know, Halsey St. is located on the other side…

Dear Highlander: Dealing with my Roommate

Dear Highlander, I’m not getting along with my roommate. She’s too loud, she comes back to the room after I’m already asleep and wakes me up, she invites friends over without asking, and she leaves…

Freedom by Design at NJIT to Introduce First…

Anyone who has visited cities such as San Francisco or Philadelphia recently may have noticed an ever-growing presence of miniature parks lining sidewalks, usually sitting atop a parking space or two. Widely known as “parklets”,…

Does NJIT Really Have the Worst Professors?

Recently, the Princeton Review released their list of the colleges with the worst ranked professors in New Jersey. Surprisingly, NJIT ranked number 1 out of all the colleges in the state, stirring quite an emotional…

The Wellness and Event Center (WEC) is Well…

As parents dropped their freshmen kids off for New Student Orientation (NSO) and upperclassmen returned on campus to settle in to their dorm rooms, many have inevitably witnessed the impressive conglomeration of steel beams and…