News Yearly Index

December

December 02, 2013

COF Plans Chorus and Dance Shows

Handel’s Messiah and the Fall Dance Performance will be respectively held
December 02, 2013

Two Students Organize Philippines Relief Fund

Red Cross donation boxes placed around campus for typhoon relief
December 03, 2013

Staff and Faculty Notes

New hires in the month of November
December 04, 2013

Holiday Drives Taking Place on Campus

Charitable ways to give back this season
December 09, 2013

Co-op Students Find Success

Wentworth prepares students for strong careers through the co-op program
December 11, 2013

Schumann Fitness Center Holiday Break Hours

Hours will temporarily change at the Beatty Hall center
December 18, 2013

Accelerate Named '50 on Fire’ Finalist

Accelerate was honored at the recent BostInno 50 on Fire event
December 18, 2013

Free Course Offers Leadership Development

The deadline to register is Jan. 15
December 18, 2013

Symposium Asks ‘What’s the Matter?’

The “Matter Symposium” will be held on January 13

November

November 01, 2013

Staff and Faculty Notes

New hires in the month of October
November 04, 2013

Boston School Students Honored at Watson

Dinner highlights Wentworth’s commitment to Boston Public Schools
November 05, 2013

Applied Math Career Lecture: (Cat)astrophe Modeling

The Applied Math Lecture will feature Scott Stransky of AIR
November 06, 2013

COLLEGE THINK TANK BOSTON

Event explores creative solutions to the challenge of supporting small business needs for accessing capital
November 08, 2013

Veterans Day Luncheon Honors All Who Served

The annual Veterans Day event welcomed alumni and others
November 14, 2013

Accelerate Hosts 4th Pitchfest Event

12 Accelerate teams pitched to a panel of judges
November 18, 2013

$13K Awarded to Accelerate Startups

BostInno covers the fourth Accelerate Pitchfest event
November 22, 2013

Topping-off Event Celebrates First Phase of Apartments at 525 Huntington Ave. Construction

Beam-signing commemorates Apartments @ 525 topping-off
November 27, 2013

First-Place Finish for Construction Management Team

BCMT students take first place in ASC Commercial Building competition

October

September 10, 2013

Applied Mathematics Holds Second Career Lecture Series

Ten guest lectures to highlight career options
September 16, 2013

Fall 2013 Annex Lecture Series

Fall 2013 Annex Lecture Series: Re-use
October 01, 2013

MCA Student Chapter Receives Grant

Wentworth’s Mechanical Contractors Association student chapter received the Mechanical Contracting Education and Research Foundation Chapter of Excellence Grant.
October 01, 2013

Street Piano Photo Contest!

We’re looking for pictures of you interacting with Boston’s current art exhibit
October 01, 2013

Wentworth Marks Departures, Welcomes New Members

The longtime Wentworth employees Larry Carr and Barbara Bourque bid the school adieu last month.
October 02, 2013

WIT Students Raise Over $51,000 for One Fund

“Boston Strong” shirts prove successful
October 10, 2013

A Sea Change in Sustainability

The Colleges of the Fenway band together to better our planet
October 10, 2013

A Sea Change in Sustainability

The Colleges of the Fenway band together to better our planet
October 21, 2013

Mock Interview Day 2013

Students are able to practice their interviewing skills and receive direct feedback from volunteer interviewers in a format that does not have the pressure of a formal interview.
October 23, 2013

Mock Interview Day Provides Students Feedback, Practice

30 different companies on hand for Mock Interview Day
October 24, 2013

Students Recognized for Architectural Designs

Boston Society of Architects celebrates architectural designs by college students
October 24, 2013

Showcasing the Architecture of Istanbul

New exhibit includes drawings of students’ design projects from the Istanbul Studio, in the Department of Architecture at Wentworth Institute of Technology
October 30, 2013

Lecture Brings Together Social History and Design

Professors Robert Cowherd and Joanne Tuck spoke during the Distinguished Lecture Series

September

September 10, 2013

Wentworth Maintains #12 Ranking in U.S. News & World Report

Wentworth is ranked #12 in the "Regional College North" category and moved up to #64 for the "Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs."
September 11, 2013

Author Damien Echols to Address First-Year Students

Summer reading author will address the first-year class, read from his book, and take questions.
September 18, 2013

Center for Community and Learning Partnerships Launches co+build: the community building project

Pilot program kicks off with Community Build Day at the Tobin Community Center on September 21
September 20, 2013

2013 New England Campus Sustainability Forum

Energy and sustainability leaders from campuses throughout New England will convene at the forum to understand anticipated climate impacts and to identify solutions to enhance their campus’ resilience to a changing climate.

August

August 05, 2013

Faculty and Staff News

June and August news
August 07, 2013

Wentworth Named to The Princeton Review’s 2014 “Best in the Northeast” List

For the seventh consecutive year, Wentworth is included in the “Best in the Northeast” section of The Princeton Review's website feature, “2014 Best Colleges: Region by Region.”
August 12, 2013

Brocade Communications CEO Lloyd Carney to Deliver Summer Commencement Address

Industry leader and Class of 1984 alumnus to address graduates at the Summer Commencement on August 25 at the Bank of America Pavilion
August 13, 2013

Wentworth Collaborates with Mission Hill Health Movement

Civil engineering students recently built a back deck and accessibility ramp for the Mission Hill Health Movement.
August 29, 2013

Army ROTC Commissions New Officers

The ROTC Liberty Battalion commissioned Tyler Forthofer, Andrew Harkins and Timothy Rago as second lieutenants at a ceremony on August 24.

July

June 24, 2013

COLLEGE THINK TANK BOSTON

COLLEGE THINK TANK: 100 local college and university students brainstorm ideas to deal with the commercial space vacancies.
July 02, 2013

Wentworth Hosts Materials Science Teachers Camp

24 local high school and middle school teachers to attend professional development workshop
July 03, 2013

Wentworth Hosts Symposium on Redesigning Caracas, Venezuela

The symposium will be an exchange of ideas to gain insight into the ongoing design transformations of Boston and Caracas, Venezuela.
July 19, 2013

Wentworth Hosts “Designing for Life” Symposium

Wentworth brought together key figures in the redevelopment of Boston and Caracas, Venezuela to discuss the impact recent projects have had on each city.
July 22, 2013

Collaboration of Area Colleges and Nonprofits Introduces STEM to Middle School Girls

Tech Savvy program introduces young girls to technology, engineering, and computing fields
July 23, 2013

Wentworth Startup Honored as MassChallenge Finalist

Gentoo, one of five teams funded in the second iteration of Wentworth’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship challenge, Accelerate, is a finalist in MassChallenge, an annual $1 million global startup competition and accelerator program.

June

June 05, 2013

Wentworth Hosts Polytechnic Summit 2013 – “Bridging Boundaries”

Fifth annual summit will bring together leaders from 20 colleges and organizations
June 11, 2013

City of Boston and Wentworth Launch COLLEGE THINK TANK BOSTON

One-day event brings together college students, design thinkers, city representatives, and community partners to explore creative solutions to real challenges in Boston’s neighborhoods.
June 24, 2013

COLLEGE THINK TANK BOSTON

.DAT, an online magazine that was funded this past spring semester as part of Wentworth’s student innovation and entrepreneurship challenge, Accelerate, reported on COLLEGE THINK TANK.
June 25, 2013

Rowing Team Wins Second Place in Intercollegiate Regatta

Wentworth's Rowing Team won its first-ever Dad Vail Regatta medal
June 27, 2013

Money Matters with the Investment Club

The Investment Club turns a profit and members help fellow students in its first semester.

May

May 01, 2013

Faculty and Staff News

May news
May 07, 2013

New Building Wins Award

The Center for Sciences and Biomedical Engineering is awarded "Building Project of the Year"
May 13, 2013

Scholarship Goes to Mechanical Engineering Student

Mechanical engineering student wins scholarship
May 14, 2013

Concrete Canoe Competition

Concrete Canoe Competition
May 14, 2013

Semester in Photos

A photo slideshow
May 16, 2013

Wentworth Ranked in Top 100 in PayScale’s 2013 College ROI Report

Ranked #89 out of 1,511 colleges
May 16, 2013

Students Accept Challenge from Axis Communications

Axis Communications, a worldwide leader in network video, recently presented Wentworth students with a challenge: The two students to develop the most innovative applications for a camera would travel to Las Vegas, Nev. to present at the 2013 International Security Conference.
May 21, 2013

Professor Mark Klopfer Wins National Design Award

Awarded silver medal for Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence
May 23, 2013

Innovator-in-Residence Named for Social Innovation Lab

Social entrepreneur Jeanne Dasaro named innovator-in-residence for summer semester
May 23, 2013

Wentworth Launches Social Innovation Lab

Provide students the opportunity to focus on product and technology innovations that impact communities and improve people’s lives.
May 29, 2013

Boston Shines Delivers Cleaner Streets

Wentworth students participate in city-wide clean-up event
May 29, 2013

Faculty and Staff News

June 2013

April

April 01, 2013

Faculty and Staff News

A round-up of news from our employees
April 01, 2013

MCAA Continues Honors

Wesley Taggett, Construction Management, ’14, receives scholarship at MCAA awards ceremony
April 02, 2013

Architects Launch Magazine

Architecture Students Flex Design Skills as Magazine Publishers
April 09, 2013

Around the World

Wentworth students traveled the globe without leaving Watson Auditorium.
April 10, 2013

Faculty Showcase

A celebration of faculty scholarship from the 2012/2013 academic year
April 17, 2013

Google’s Director of Global Design Christopher Coleman to Deliver Spring Commencement Address

Google’s Director of Global Design Christopher Coleman to Deliver Spring Commencement Address
April 18, 2013

Computers and Disease Research

Students present research at national conference
April 18, 2013

Remembering the Boston Marathon victims

Supporting one another after tragedy
April 22, 2013

Alternative Spring Break trips

A recap of the 2013 trips
April 24, 2013

Accelerate Success

Five student teams awarded $23,500 in innovation and entrepreneurship challenge
April 25, 2013

Wentworth Annual Awards

Recognizing outstanding student achievement
April 29, 2013

Inside Google with Chris Coleman, AET ’81

Talking Google with commencement speaker Chris Coleman, AET ’81
April 30, 2013

From Freshmen to Industry Collaborators

Students develop engineering solution while working with Brigham and Women's Hospital

March

March 01, 2013

Bringing Women Together

Professor Gloria Ma steers the Society of Women Engineers toward success
March 01, 2013

Hey D.J.!

A student wins a nightlife award in Bulgaria
March 01, 2013

Ilie Talpasanu on the MCAA student chapter club

Interdisciplinary project places fifth in national competition
March 01, 2013

Interdisciplinary Win for MCAA Student Chapter

Wentworth’s MCAA Student Chapter moves closer to their national goal
March 01, 2013

Men's Lacrosse Embraces Commitment to Friends of Jaclyn Foundation

The team visits "adopted" player at karate center
March 14, 2013

2013 State MATHCOUNTS Competition

Wentworth Awards Full-Tuition Scholarships to Top Winners in Annual MATHCOUNTS Competition
March 15, 2013

Shaun Jameson Named First Team All-America

Senior defenseman continues to earn recognition in men's hockey
March 19, 2013

Career Fair 2013

Career Fair 2013 to Attract 150 Employer Organizations and More than 600 Students
March 26, 2013

Women @ Wentworth

A celebration of 41 years of women at Wentworth
March 26, 2013

Students Search for Jobs at Career Fair

At this semester’s annual career fair, 139 companies and 658 students and alumni met to network and discuss job openings.
March 29, 2013

Wentworth Named to 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Wentworth Institute of Technology has been named for the third consecutive year to the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service.

February

January 31, 2013

This Month in Photos (January 2013)

View slideshows from this month
February 01, 2013

A Local Alternative Spring Break

Students raise funds throughout February for the first local Alternative Spring Break trip
February 01, 2013

Faculty and Staff News

Awards and Professional Development news
February 01, 2013

Historical Boston Author Stephen Puleo Comes to Campus

History author to speak about his book and why the topic is still relevant today.
February 01, 2013

Modern Family

Four cousins attend Wentworth together.
February 01, 2013

Men's Hockey Peaking at Right Time

Men's hockey team is leading the league
February 19, 2013

Polytechnic Summit

Registration is now open
February 19, 2013

Study Abroad Trip Leads to International Recognition

Study Abroad Trip Leads to International Recognition
February 19, 2013

Wentworth to Launch Two Online Programs in Fall 2013

College of Professional and Continuing Education to offer online programs - Master of Science in Construction Management and Bachelor of Science in Project Management
February 20, 2013

Massachusetts Building Congress and Wentworth Host White House Business Council Roundtable

The informal, information-gathering discussion was led by President Barack Obama Administration officials, U.S. Department of Transportation Deputy Secretary John Porcari and U.S. General Services Administration Acting Administrator Dan Tangherlini.
February 27, 2013

Google on Campus

Google hosts an information session

January

January 07, 2013

Internet Radio Station WIRE Recognized for Excellence in Broadcasting

Campus Radio Station Gains Recognition
January 08, 2013

Faculty and Staff News

Awards, recognition, and new employees
January 08, 2013

WIRE Recognized for Excellence in Broadcasting

Campus station wins award
January 17, 2013

Digital Humanities Launches Speaker Series

Digital Humanities Launches Speaker Series
January 23, 2013

Zorica Pantić: Engineering Growth at Wentworth

The Boston Business Journal features President Zorica Pantić as a profile in the newly introduced section, Women Up, a regular interview feature focusing on leading female executives. The article was published in the January 18-24 issue.
January 30, 2013

2013 Renovation and Construction Showcase: Flanagan Campus Center

The Flanagan Campus Center is featured in "The Bulletin"

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