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Poly's Commemorative Video Wins 13 Telly Awards

Polytechnic's sesquicentennial video, INSPIRATION & INNOVATION: 150 Years of Discovery & Invention at Polytechnic University, won 13 awards at the 28th Annual Telly Awards, a leading media...

Summer Research Scholar Wins Young Engineer Award

  Benjamin Mueller Benjamin Mueller, a junior at Great Neck North High School who worked in Professor Nikhil Gupta’s mechanical engineering laboratory last summer, recently won the...

Poly Students' Aircraft Soars to Third Place in International Competition

A team of engineering students from Polytechnic University designed and flew a scale airplane in the annual Aero Design West Competition, taking home third place in the micro class division and $500...

Poly Alum, Stephen Levy, Receives Honorary Degree

Jerry Hultin, president of Polytechnic University, presented Stephen L. Levy with an honorary Doctor of Engineering degree at an alumni reception in La Jolla, California on March 27, 2007. Almost two...

International Exchange in Civil Engineering

Poly graduate student Edwin Siu explains construction process to Danish Student. On March 27, 2007, 22 Danish students from Engineering College of Aarhus, Denmark (Ingeniorhojskolen I Aarhus) spent...

Ann Lubrano Honored with

Ann Lubrano, Ph.D., Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and University Chief of Staff, received the Distinguished Women in Education Award on March 22, 2007, from Delta Kappa Gamma International...

Gas from Garbage: Professor Gross Develops Bioplastic that Breaks Down into Green Energy

In an effort to develop a new source of sustainable energy, Professor Richard Gross at Polytechnic University has bioengineered a fuel-latent plastic that can be converted into biodiesel. The...

Kurt Becker Receives Honorary Degree from the University of Innsbruck, Austria

Kurt Becker, Poly’s newly appointed Associate Provost for Research and Technology Initiatives & Dean of Sciences and Arts, was one of three honorees to receive the title of Honorary...

Bern Dibner Library Celebrates 3 Millionth User!

As Nirav Thakkar walked through the Bern Dibner Library turnstile on the afternoon of March 14, 2007, he had no idea he was about to become a milestone in the library’s history. Nirav, a...

Professor Griffis to Receive Golden Eagle Award for Contributions to Engineering

Professor F. H. (Bud) Griffis is being honored with the Society of American Military Engineers’ 2007 Golden Eagle Award for contributions to the engineering profession. The Golden Eagle Awards...