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NJIT is very pleased to announce that on May 20, Dr. Mohamed Mahgoub, Program Director of NJIT’s CIM program, was presented with the 2017 Robert W. Van Houten Award for Teaching Excellence. This prestigious award recognizes outstanding tenured faculty at the university. Alumni are randomly chosen to complete a ballot and they are asked to
It’s hard to believe that the CIM program at NJIT is celebrating its 10 year anniversary – having been introduced on August 31, 2006. Now more than 100 strong, the program is a great success with 100 percent job placement and more than 60 graduates contributing to the industry. On May 4th, in conjunction with the National
NJIT CIM graduate Erica Johnson and current CIM student David Williams were included in the following ACI Membership video clip. The clip was taken at the ACI Fall Conference that was held in Denver, Colorado. Click on the below to view the video.
Each year, the NPCA Foundation awards scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in civil engineering, architectural and construction-related curricula. NJIT Concrete Industry Management student, Erica Johnson, was awarded one of the 2015 NPCAF Scholarships. In addition, another awardee was Alex Burkhart, student at CIM Texas State University. To read more, visit NJIT’s Facebook page
The NJ ACI-Student Chapter is proud to announce NJIT’s research proposal “Evaluation Of The 90-Minute Rule as an Acceptance Criteria Considering Current Concrete Mix Design Technology and Mix Constituents” was accepted by the New Jersey Chapter of the American Concrete Institute. The proposed research aims to gain a better understanding of how elapsed time affects
On Saturday, April 11th 2015, six members of the NJIT ACI Student Chapter competed in the 30th annual student beam competition organized by the Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware chapter of the American Concrete Institute (EPDACI) at Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania. The challenge of the competition was to design and construct a 5 ½” x 2
Between Wednesday March 25, and Friday, March 27 2015, the CIM program endorsed a number of the board members of the ICRI student chapter to attend the 2015 Spring Convention at Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York, NY. The attendants were: Michelle Ghanime, Yasmine Elrashidy, Walter Cevallos, Luis Valladares, Michelle Neri, Andrew Canon, Daniel Regad,
On Sunday, February 1, 2015, eight NJIT CIM students, Michelle Ghanime, Yasmine Elrashidy, Erica Johnson, David Williams, Mohamed Mohamed, Ali Fardos, Gabriel Garcia, and Walter Cevallos, arrived at Las Vegas, Nevada to attend the annual World of Concrete 2015. On Monday, February 2, 2015, to highlight CIM’s success, a total of nine students from program
On Wednesday, February 11, Dr. Mahgoub, the ACI Student Chapter advisor and eight ACI students attended the NJ ACI Chapter dinner event held at Hotel Woodbridge in New Jersey.The students were sponsored by Weldon Materials. Read more about the event on Facebook by clicking here.
For the fourth year in a row, NJIT has been named an ACI Excellent University for 2014. The ACI award for university student activities was initiated to recognize universities that have participated in ACI-related activities. NJIT takes exceptional pride in having reached this level since only 15 universities are receiving this award for 2014. The