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Stories tagged with "educational opportunity program"

Alumni Profile
January 12, 2017
Carla G. Jones ’94 did not always envision herself in the career-coaching profession per se, but as an NJIT student she was continually involved in activities where she was helping someone... read more!
Alumni Profile
October 10, 2016
Like many young people his age, Naseed Gifted ’01 was infatuated with comic books; however, they rarely portrayed heroes that resembled him. His desire to infuse more diversity in the world... read more!
Scene & Heard
August 11, 2016
Thunderous applause and cheers from parents, faculty and guests greeted the 84 graduates of the 2016 Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) Summer Academic Enrichment Program, as they filed into... read more!
Scene & Heard
May 10, 2016
Laurence “Tony” Howell, executive director of NJIT’s Educational Opportunity Program (EOP), was given a Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Leadership award from Stand &... read more!
Scene & Heard
April 25, 2016
It’s always a poignant sight: a group of donors -- older, successful and generous -- meeting with the students -- young, nervous and grateful -- who benefit from their donations. And... read more!
Alumni Profile
August 13, 2015
Looking for a new way to express yourself in text messages that goes beyond run-of-the-mill emojis? Ricky Isibor ‘06 and Haig Jean ’07 have teamed up to create a free app that... read more!
Alumni Profile
June 18, 2015
Wilfried Baah is moving to London. He has a great job awaiting him there. He’ll work as a technical account manager for SPS Commerce, an international supply chain solutions company.Baah... read more!
Alumni Profile
December 2, 2014
Many students enter NJIT with the hope that they’ll graduate and find a good job. And that’s basically what happened to Fernando Rosero. But instead of finding a good job, he found... read more!
Student Profile
October 17, 2014
To have a successful career, there are five things you must do, according to Ileana Rivera, a senior director of information technology (IT) at Cisco, who spoke Friday to an assembly of NJIT... read more!
Scene & Heard
September 11, 2014
For some students, NJIT is more than a college: It's a family affair. And NJIT has been that for the Jackson sisters -- Marie, Martina and Vincia – all of whom found a home, and an avenue... read more!