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All about IQPs!

Filed in Important Info, Welcome by on January 20, 2017 0 Comments
All about IQPs!

Featuring representatives from the IGSD program, faculty who led IQPs both here and abroad, as well as parents and students who went through the IQP process, it’s a wonderful opportunity to hear their stories and ask your questions. Register here! Where: wherever you are! When: Wednesday, February 15 from 12:30-2 p.m. What: All about IQPs […]

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Virtual Career Fair- February 7

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Virtual Career Fair- February 7

Is your child interested in a career in biotechnology, health or the health sciences? Are they unsure of potential internships or co-ops available to them? Encourage them to attend the Career Development Center’s virtual Biotechnology, Health and Sciences fair on February 7. This career fair is an opportunity for students to virtually present themselves through […]

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Last chance for Class Rings!

Filed in Important Info, Welcome by on January 11, 2017 0 Comments
Last chance for Class Rings!

Juniors and Seniors have one final chance to order their class rings next week. Balfour (WPI’s ring company) will be on campus Wednesday, Jan 18 and Thursday Jan 19 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m at the bookstore taking orders. All rings will be in by March so students can participate in the Ring Ceremony taking place […]

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C-term begins!

Filed in Parents Perspective, Welcome by on January 10, 2017 0 Comments

C-term begins this week, on Thursday to be exact. For some of our students, it’s referred to as the dark term. It’s cold, it’s snowy, it’s dark when they head to morning classes and dark when they head home from afternoon activities. Their classes may be a bit more intense or challenging; after their first […]

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President’s IQP Awards- sneak peek!

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President’s IQP Awards- sneak peek!

The President’s IQP Awards sneak peek is coming up in 2 weeks! This is when our students who have been selected for the President’s IQP award have the chance to practice their presentations before presenting to Laurie. You’re invited to hear their presentations, ask questions and provide feedback to help the finalists prepare. For those […]

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Snow, snow, snow!

Filed in Welcome by on December 5, 2016 0 Comments
Snow, snow, snow!

Snow! It snowed this morning in Worcester (not as much as in the picture) but more is in the weekly forecast. Personally I love snow, but if your student needs a little encouragement to embrace winter in all her glory, you can share this list of wonderful winter escapes with them: Ice skating on the […]

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I know it’s today…

Filed in Campus News, Welcome by on November 29, 2016 0 Comments
I know it’s today…

Giving Day is here! Join faculty, staff and students on campus along with alumni and parents around the world as they participate in Giving Day! The goal of today is to reach 1,000 donors in 24 hours. Doing so will unlock an additional $125,000 in Trustee donations. Everything raised goes to the WPI Fund which […]

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WPI in DC

Filed in Welcome by on November 28, 2016 0 Comments
WPI in DC

If you live/work in the Washington, DC area you’re invited to the DC Project Center reception taking place next week on Tuesday, December 6. It’s a great opportunity to see and hear first-hand what our students spent their B-terms working on for their IQPs.  Whether you’re the parent of a student currently on their IQP, […]

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WPI takes over NYC

Filed in Important Info, Welcome by on November 22, 2016 1 Comment
WPI takes over NYC

For those of you in the metro-NYC area (or who are willing to take a trip to the city) WPI will offer a night of IQP presentations from the NYC project center. If you have a student heading into an IQP this year (or in the coming years) this is a wonderful opportunity to see […]

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2 weeks till Giving Day!

Filed in Campus News, Welcome by on November 14, 2016 0 Comments
2 weeks till Giving Day!

You’ve heard of Black Friday, and Cyber Monday but Giving Tuesday? What’s that? Giving Tuesday is a day dedicated to non-profit organizations to raise awareness and funds for their cause. And what better non-profit to support than WPI? This year WPI will celebrate Giving Day on Tuesday, November 29. We will be hosting an all-day […]

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