Fall 2017

During Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s B term (October 13– December 15, 2017), 16 WPI students from a variety of majors engaged in four different community based research projects.

Fall 2017 project sponsors include:

In preparation for their community engagement project, a.k.a. Interactive Qualifying Project or IQP, students completed a preparatory course where they drafted project proposals contextualizing the issue their project tackled and identifying a proposed methodology for accomplishing the project objectives. During the project term, students worked 40-50 hours/week exclusively on tackling the project goal. Please click on the links above to find out more details about each project.