Development and Alumni Relations

Jonathan Bird ’90 Wins Emmy

May 20, 2011

This is the second consecutive year that his TV series “Jonathan Bird’s Blue World” has been awarded an Emmy. In 2010, it received the award for Outstanding Magazine Feature/Segment.

In Memoriam: Raymond J. Forkey ’40, Emeritus Trustee and Friend of WPI

March 09, 2011

Forkey excelled as a student-athlete, was a tournament-winning amateur golfer, led a successful engineering company, and served WPI as a trustee for 21 years.

WPI Honors Its Most Generous Donors

November 03, 2010

On Oct. 28, WPI celebrated it most generous donors with the launch of the 1865 Society, a new donor society to recognize those who have given $1 million or more to the university.

Mike Dolan ’75 Meets with WPI Scholars

November 01, 2010

Four WPI student scholars recently spent time with Mike Dolan ’75, Senior Vice President of ExxonMobil Corporation.

First Lt. Andrew McCarthy ’08 Featured in New York Times Video

October 26, 2010

First Lt. Andrew McCarthy ’08 is featured in the special video “A Year at War” on the New York Times website.

Alumni Spotlight: From WPI to the Oceans

October 19, 2010

Jonathan Bird’s most famous endeavor has been the creation of his award-winning television show, ‘Jonathan Bird’s Blue World.’

Honeywell to Name Fundamentals Lab Area of WPI’s New Fire Protection Engineering Facility

October 05, 2010

The future WPI Fire Protection Engineering Lab is expected to house activities related to combustion and explosion, fire and materials, policy and risk, suppression, wildland-urban interface fires, and engineering tools to support the fire service.

$2.1 Million Gift from Morgan Family Endows Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at WPI

September 28, 2010

The Morgan Center will play a critical role in ensuring that WPI professors can meet the challenge of preparing the next generation of engineers, scientists, and industry leaders.

Alumni Spotlight: From WPI to the Hubble Space Telescope

September 28, 2010

Edward Cheung ’85 is used to going far to reach his dreams.

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