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News and Announcements

Category: Awards & Recognition

Gilman Grant recipients

Montclair State Students Earn Prestigious Study Abroad Scholarship

Both students hope to study in South Korea when travel restrictions are lifted

Computer Science Student and Faculty Receive Best Paper Award at IEEE IEMTRONICS 2020

The paper, Robot Action Planning by Commonsense Knowledge in Human-Robot Collaborative Tasks, was awarded in the Robotics Track of the conference

Arye Janoff is shown here on a groin field – the type of rock structure prevalent along the New Jersey coast

Bringing Coastal Geomorphology to Washington, DC

PhD Student Awarded Prestigious John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

Nicole Provost by solar panels

PhD Student Named 2020 John J. Lagrosa Award Recipient by NJWEA

The award is designed to support and encourage highly capable individuals to continue studies in Environmental Science or Engineering with a strong component in one or more areas of Water Quality Control and Environmental Protection

ENSM PhD student Junkui Cui

PhD Student Receives 2020 Kenneth S. Stoller Award by NJWEA

The New Jersey Water Environment Research designed this award for PhD students working in hazardous wastes in New Jersey.

2019 Green Teams group photo

Winning Teams

Green Teams receive $2.6M in NSF grants to improve STEM literacy and success in STEM career paths for non-STEM majors and Hispanic students

Hassan Kashif and Zaki Tahir with their Dr. Floss prototype

Biology and Math Students Take First Place in Feliciano Pitch Contest

Junior biology major Hassan Kashif and freshman mathematics major Zaki Tahir created Dr. Floss, a one-time-use, eco-friendly device that enables buyers to floss all of their teeth simultaneously.

Jessica Miller

Earth and Environmental Studies Professor Named 2020 Women’s Center Trailblazer

Dr. Jessica Miller, Assistant Professor, was awarded this honor by the Office for Social Justice and Diversity

Scientases LSAMP team

LSAMP Students win at sySTEMic Challenge

Teams of Montclair State students won first and second place at the sySTEMic Challenge 2020. The competition was open to teams from all ten institutions in Garden State LSAMP.

receiving best paper award certificates at UEMCON 2019

Computer Science professors’ publication awarded best paper at UEMCON 2019

The project earned the award in the Internet of Things (IoT) category.

Alorah Bliese being awarded best student oral presentation

Biology student wins best oral presentation at international jellyfish conference

Alorah Bliese, a Marine Biology and Coastal Sciences MS student, won the award at the 6th International Jellyfish Conference in South Africa.

Wendy Ramos and Enock Arthur receive American Chemical Society scholarships

Chemistry and Biochemistry Students Receive Prestigious ACS Scholarships

Wendy Ramos and Enock Arthur awarded by the American Chemical Society Scholars Program.