July 11, 2008: Stevens Kicks Off DHS Center of Excellence in Port Security

Senator Menendez, Congressmen Rothman and Sires to speak HOBOKEN, N.J. , July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tomorrow, Friday, July 11 , beginning at 10 a.m. , Stevens Institute of Technology will hold an inaugural ceremony to kick off...

Founded in 1870, Stevens Institute of Technology is one of the leading technological universities in the world dedicated to learning and research. Through its broad-based curricula, nurturing of creative inventiveness, and cross disciplinary research, the Institute is at the forefront of global challenges in engineering, science, and technology management. Partnerships and collaboration between, and among, business, industry, government and other universities contribute to the enriched environment of the Institute. A new model for technology commercialization in academe, known as Technogenesis(R), involves external partners in launching business enterprises to create broad opportunities and shared value. Stevens offers baccalaureates, master's and doctoral degrees in engineering, science, computer science and management, in addition to a baccalaureate degree in the humanities and liberal arts, and in business and technology. The university has a total enrollment of 2,040 undergraduate and 3,085 graduate students, and a worldwide online enrollment of 2,250, with about 400 full-time faculty. Stevens' graduate programs have attracted international participation from China , India , Southeast Asia , Europe and Latin America . Additional information may be obtained from its web page at www.stevens.edu.

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