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Sailing Mirrors Life Wes Wheeler '78, wearing jeans and a blue shirt, stands beside the cabin of the Pilar, a 38-foot Wheeler Playmate boat like one owned by Ernest Hemingway
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Sailing Mirrors Life

Wes Wheeler says he never thought of himself as a turnaround guy. But the pull to...

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A Seat at the Lab Bench From left, James James Imperiali ’13, Janelle Drake ;11, and Jolene Cotnoir '10 standing between two photographer's umbrella lights
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A Seat at the Lab Bench

Remember the first time you “saw yourself” in something? Whether it was in a piece of...

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In a World Turned Upside Down… The WPI campus pictured upside down in globe.
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In a World Turned Upside Down…

WE ARE STILL WPI The University Confronts an Unprecedented Challenge: How to Offer Its Unique, Hands-On...

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The Odyssey of Naudin Oswell, WPI’s First Black Graduate

The Odyssey of Naudin Oswell, WPI’s First Black Graduate

In the fall of 1919, Worcester native Naudin Oswell—who would become WPI’s first Black graduate—set foot...

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Science, Data, and the Pandemic Marni Hall '97 in Washington DC
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Science, Data, and the Pandemic

For over half a century, the randomized controlled trial has been the gold standard of biomedical...

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Stephen Rusckowski ’79
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Stephen Rusckowski ’79

Forty years ago, when Steve Rusckowski had his freshly awarded mechanical engineering degree in hand, he...

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