October 2012

October 4, 2012
Materials Science Research Professor Thomas Nosker talks about how the plastic milk jug in your refrigerator is stronger than you think. Watch the video and be amazed.        
October 3, 2012
School of Engineering freshman student Gina Li, the No. 3 player in the state coming out of high school, is now a leading Scarlet Knight on the Rutgers Women Tennis team.
October 1, 2012
Rutgers' School of Engineering juniors Christina Tsoi and Patrik Malich stood patiently in a long line that lead toward the corporate information tables of potential employers. Résumés in hand, the duo were ready for on-the-spot interviews.   “We’re looking for internships,” they both said, presenting résumés noting the positions each has held, including physics instructor and solar panel and sustainable energy project manager.  

September 2012

September 20, 2012
This year marks the first that Douglass Residential College and the School of Engineering have come together to offer a supportive living environment for women engineers. The new LLC aims to attract more women to the field. For the full story click here.   Photography credit: Nick Romanenko
September 18, 2012
The US Army has enlisted the help of several universities to help develop more effective protective materials for soldiers and vehicles.
September 17, 2012
Rutgers School of Engineering Fall Convocation 9/13/12   Welcome to the Rutgers Engineering Class of 2016   Congratulations on your admission to an outstanding School of Engineering within a great University.  
September 17, 2012
Dean Tom Farris Welcomes First Year Students Convocation, September 13, 2012  
September 12, 2012
  The Rutgers University Research Experience for Teachers in Engineering (RU RET-E; "Are you ready?") is an innovative teacher education program that directly connects the School of Engineering to President Obama's goal of strengthening science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and preparing 100,000 STEM teachers over the next decade.   

August 2012

August 22, 2012
Alberto M. Cuitino, professor and chair in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the School of Engineering, Rutgers New Brunswick, is the coprincipal investigator of an award totaling $800,000.

July 2012

July 30, 2012
Disregard for laws prompts experts to investigate whether technology can help reduce accidents Laws that limit cell phone use while driving don’t seem to be curbing accidents blamed on drivers who insist on talking or texting behind the wheel.