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NJIT Professor Introduces Engineering to Girls

Rima Taher, PhD, PE, university lecturer at NJIT’s College of Architecture and Design, was recently invited to Westwood Regional Jr./Sr. High School in Washington Township to address the eighth grade class and introduce the young students to the engineering profession as part of “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day.”  Taher spoke about her career and explained about the various branches of engineering, job opportunities and responsibilities of engineers.  The event was organized by Adelyn Perez, applied technology teacher at Westwood Regional and alumnus of NJIT’s College of Architecture & Design.