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Off to Cape Town!

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October 16, 2014

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Hey everyone!!! Yay! The time is come! After a year of anticipation, seven intensive weeks of planning, and four hours of packing, I am FINALLY ready to go off to Africa! Just 63.5 hours to go. Not that I’ve been counting down the days for the past month or anything. It is my first time […]

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Brace Yourselves, Major Declaration Deadline is Next Term

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October 10, 2014

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Hello Everyone! That’s right, next term is the major declaration deadline for Freshmen. It can be a very stressful time, especially if you are undecided about your major, or you aren’t sure what you are actually interested in. Don’t worry, you aren’t alone: https://vine.co/v/ht9gg52jdP3 I need help choosing my major, can anyone help me? Of […]

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Junior Year…Here I Come!

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September 5, 2014

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Hi Everyone!!! Welcome back to WPI and to the Class of 2018; welcome! For those of you who don’t know, my name is Gianna Terravecchia and I am a Peer Advisor at the CDC. As a Peer Advisor, I bridge the gap between the students and the career counseling staff. I really enjoy this job because I get […]

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Welcome Class of 2018!

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September 2, 2014

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Hey WPI and the Class of 2018!! For those of you who don’t know, my name is Omesh Kamat and I am a Peer Advisor at the CDC. This means that I help the CDC with all the different events they put on and also help present a few; such as Elevator Pitch, and Resume […]

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School Is Out! Where Will I WOO This Summer?

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May 13, 2014

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Hey Everyone!! I still can’t believe that my second year of college is over! It has gone by so fast and I think it has finally sunk in that summer has begun. With summer, there are a few things that I want to accomplish and here they are! 1] Internship: I want to gain valuable […]

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That’s All Folks

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May 9, 2014

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So… I had to pause for a minute and check these: May 6th, 2014 That was the last day of classes May 17th 2014 That’s when my graduation commencement ceremony is and now May 9th 2014… This marks my last day working at the Career Development Center… Finishing school, that’s fine, missing college, that doesn’t […]

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Did I Pick the Wrong Major? School? What Am I Actually Interested In?

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May 7, 2014

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Hey Everyone! So I wasn’t actually thinking that far extreme as to whether I picked the right school or not, but I was worried about my interests and if they matched up with WPI. Let me back up a bit; A few weeks ago, I took the Strong Interest Inventory assessment which asks you a […]

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Personality Alphabet Soup: ESTP, ENFP, ENTP

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May 5, 2014

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What do those letters mean.. None of those are words and none of those spell my name but all of those describe me… That’s pretty cool right… Have you ever heard Myers-briggs type indicator (MBTI)? A lot of people call it a test but unlike your finals this doesn’t have a right or wrong answer. […]

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Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff!

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May 5, 2014

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Hey Everyone!!! I CAN”T BELIEVE IT! One day left! This term flew by, I feel like it was just yesterday when I was sitting here writing my first blog and now I’m writing basically my last one. Wow it’s crazy! So some of you may be done with some finals and final projects, while others […]

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My Day in Admissions – Why Research?

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April 23, 2014

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Hey everyone!! Today I worked an open house in Admission for accepted students! The day was really exciting! It is awesome seeing accepted students so passionate about WPI and it is even more exciting when they commit to WPI  right in front of your eyes. I had some amazing conversations today with families about WPI, and some not […]

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