Archive | August, 2011

Climate Control

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August 31, 2011

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Well, here I am…two years into my time at WPI already. I’ve just turned 20 years old this past Sunday, am diving headfirst into this quarter’s labs in a few hours, and I couldn’t be more excited. Since I’ve been back in Worcester, I’ve been catching up with both old and new friends, hanging out […]

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Freshman Move-In…..

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August 25, 2011

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So this past Sunday WPI welcomed its largest incoming freshman class EVER. the freshman class is is about 1000+ with students coming from all over the country, all over the world. Just as an FYI our international student population has also increased to the largest on record with I think approximately 170 students. Of course […]

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3652 Days Ago

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August 25, 2011

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Today is August 25, 2011 marking exactly ten years since my arrival at WPI as a first year student on August 25, 2001. It’s hard for me to believe that it has been ten years. In many ways it seems like such a long time ago while in others it seems like it was yesterday. […]

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Welcome Class of 2015!

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August 21, 2011

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Good morning Class of 2015, and welcome to WPI! Today is the day that the newest members of the WPI Community arrive on campus to begin their college careers, and we are extremely excited and proud to have them here! The trend of the past few years has been that we’ve had a larger and […]

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Never Even Imagined

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August 19, 2011

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The first week of summer vacation is filled with relief that finals are over, waiting for term grades to be released, and sleeping in to make up for all that lost sleep from the week before.  The next week is filled with pure relaxation, maybe going to the beach if you live near the coast […]

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Summer Update

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August 16, 2011

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With less than a week before the Class of 2015 arrives at WPI, I want to take the opportunity to give you an update about the students who have written on this blog. With each year brings changes, and this year is no exception. Three of our students graduated in May and of course won’t […]

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Welcome to the Woo(berry)!

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August 12, 2011

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Welcome to the Woo(berry)!

Some members of the Admissions staff along with our student staff this summer have been very excited for the past few weeks for the opening of a new frozen yogurt store right near WPI. We followed the progress towards the opening closely on Facebook, and finally we saw the news that Wooberry Frozen Yogurt was […]

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Welcome to the Woo(berry)!

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August 12, 2011

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Welcome to the Woo(berry)!

Some members of the Admissions staff along with our student staff this summer have been very excited for the past few weeks for the opening of a new frozen yogurt store right near WPI. We followed the progress towards the opening closely on Facebook, and finally we saw the news that Wooberry Frozen Yogurt was […]

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WPI the Final Frontier……

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August 10, 2011

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These are the adventures of the of the WPI Frontiers Enterprise. It’s a 2 week mission: to explore strange new programs, to seek out answers and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man (or woman) has gone before…. Actually frontiers is a summer camp held at WPI every year specifically for rising juniors and […]

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Come Back to See the Progress

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August 5, 2011

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Come Back to See the Progress

If you have not been to campus in a while or even ever, you should come check out the progress! Yesterday afternoon was very exciting in our office since we were lucky enough to get a tour of the new recreation center! After being outfitted with safety vests, glasses and hard hats, we were ready […]

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