AI and Fairness AI and Fairness

AI and Fairness

The algorithms that drive calculations can carry the biases of their human creators, leading to unintended results when AI is used to rank candidates for jobs, scholarships, loans, awards, or other distinctions.

Read Story
WPI Recognized for Top Army ROTC Program in the Northeast ROTC

WPI Recognized for Top Army ROTC Program in the Northeast

WPI’s Army ROTC program has earned the prestigious 2021 MacArthur Leadership Award for the Top Army ROTC program in the Northeast.

Read Story
WPI’s Evolving Mental Health and Well-Being Response Mental health

WPI’s Evolving Mental Health and Well-Being Response

The Mental Health & Well-Being Task Force gathered feedback from the community about mental health concerns and shared recommendations for how to best support wellness on campus.

Read Story
Teamwork in Space Teamwork in Space

Teamwork in Space

NASA is funding early-stage research—in a project that includes Carlo Pinciroli—to develop “swarm” capabilities that would allow teams of robots to collaborate and coordinate their efforts while exploring the moon and collecting mineral samples.

Read Story
Unity Hall: Designed to Build Connections Unity Hall

Unity Hall: Designed to Build Connections

WPI’s newest addition to campus, the 100,000-square-foot academic and student academic services building known as Unity Hall, opened in January at the beginning of C-Term.

Read Story
The Archivist: Helping NASA Reach for the Stars Space glove for NASA

The Archivist: Helping NASA Reach for the Stars

In 1983, WPI students shared a prototype for a new space glove with 70 NASA administrators, scientists, and engineers.

Read Story
Click on this switch to toggle between day and night modes.