For Freshman Engineers, A Leg Up

For Freshman Engineers, A Leg Up

At Wentworth, even freshmen have the chance to work with industry—right from the get-go. In last spring’s Introduction to Engineering Design course, first-year students worked together to tackle a challenge from Dr. Sang-Eun Song, a surgical robotics expert at Brigham and Women’s Hospital: Come up with a simple engineering solution to address the issue of...

Washington Comes to Wentworth

Washington Comes to Wentworth

Watson Auditorium was transformed into a White House conference room for a few hours last February as the Massachusetts Building Congress, in collaboration with Wentworth, hosted a White House Business Council Roundtable on campus. The informal information-gathering discussion was led by U.S. Department of Transportation Deputy Secretary John Porcari and U.S....

Wentworth Online Launches

Wentworth Online Launches

Wentworth’s online learning initiative takes a bold leap forward this fall with the launch of two fully online degree programs: a Master of Science in Construction Management and a Bachelor of Science in Project Management. Managed by the College of Professional and Continuing Education (CPCE), the programs are aimed primarily at working...

5 Questions for Mark Staples

5 Questions for Mark Staples

Vice President and Chief Information Officer Mark Staples is responsible for implementing Wentworth’s information technology strategy, which means he has a hand in everything from computer networking to telecommunications systems to video streaming programs. As he prepared to wrap up his first year at the Institute, Staples shared his thoughts on technology...

Men’s Rowing Dives In

Men’s Rowing Dives In

Buoyed by by years of success as a club sport, Wentworth men’s rowing is taking the plunge into varsity athletics. The team is competing at the Division III level this fall and is the Institutes’s 15th varsity sport. “They have proven over the years to be a very dedicated and accomplished program, and I look for those traits to continue in the future,”...