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....

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...

Wentworth Hosts Polytechnic Summit

Wentworth Hosts Polytechnic Summit

More than 200 academic leaders, faculty members, and students from approximately 20 U.S. and international institutions participated in the fifth annual Polytechnic Summit in June on the Wentworth campus, which addressed the theme of “Bridging Boundaries.” Attendees exchanged ideas on cross-disciplinary learning and student-faculty collaboration, and...

College Think Tank Debuts

College Think Tank Debuts

When the first College Think Tank Boston rolled into town in June, it brought with it a bevy of challenges facing the City of Boston that Wentworth students could not wait to address. Spearheaded by Monique Fuchs, associate vice president of innovation and entrepreneurship and co-founded with the City of Boston, College Think Tank brought together more than 100...