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Professor Montclare Receives Wechsler Award for Excellence

Assistant Professor Jin Kim Montclare was honored with the Wechsler Award for Excellence on November 3, 2006. This special award is given biennially to recognize and support excellence in research...

Dr. Andres Fortino Appointed as Associate Provost and Dean of Westchester Campus

Dr. Andres Fortino has joined Polytechnic University as associate provost and dean of our Westchester Campus. Fortino holds an extensive background in education both in the academic environment and...

Students Drive to Excel Pays Off

A set of highly motivated students in the Department of Chemical and Biological Sciences received financial support to help them pursue their research interests. Lombardino Summer Internship...

Plesniak Named First Eugene Kleiner Chair for Innovation

Polytechnic University is pleased to announce Michael W. Plesniak has joined Poly’s Department of Mechanical Engineering as the first professor to hold the Eugene Kleiner Chair for Innovation...

Erich E. Kunhardt, Poly Alumnus and Former Faculty Member, Appointed as Provost

Dr. Erich E. Kunhardt, a Polytechnic University alumnus and former faculty member, has joined the University as provost. Most recently, Kunhardt served as the dean of the Arthur E. Imperatore School...

Engineering Students and Mentors Build Rewarding Relationships

On the evening of September 13, 2006, over 45 Poly students were matched with top engineers at the Third Annual Polytechnic University and Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Mentoring...

Las Vegas Partners with Poly to Rehabilitate Water Networks

The City of Las Vegas water utility awarded Polytechnic's Civil Engineering Department a contract to conduct a demonstration project of a water distribution system rehabilitation planning tool, CARE-...

Distinguished Poly Professor Emeritus to be Commemorated with Honorary Degree

Polytechnic alumnus and chemistry professor, Herbert Morawetz, will receive an honorary degree from the University of Rome "La Sapienza" on September 20, 2006. Morawetz, a distinguished scientist who...

Dr. Jane (Xan) Alexander Appointed as Vice President of Research and Technology Initiatives

Polytechnic University is pleased to announce that Dr. Jane A. (Xan) Alexander, a leader in executing innovative research and development programs for the federal government, has joined Poly as Vice...

Poly Alum, Dr. Sang-Keun Park, Honored with Sesquicentennial Medal

On August 15, 2006, Vice President Richard Thorsen presented Dr. Sang-Keun Park ('77, '80EE) with Polytechnic's Sesquicentennial Medal. This commemorative medal honors alumni whose personal and...