National Engineers Week
Celebrate National Engineers Week with Wentworth Institute of Technology! We invite students considering a career in engineering to join us and feel the excitement of the engineering experience. National Engineers Week at Wentworth gives students a chance to learn about our campus, our programs, and the incredible opportunities that Wentworth's School of Engineering offers.
Participants will have opportunities to chat with students and faculty through panels and presentations. They can also learn about Wentworth, admissions, and residence life. We look forward to "seeing" you on our screens!
Schedule of Events
22How to Prepare for a Degree in Engineering | 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. | Presentation
Attend an information session lead by an undergraduate admissions counselor and an engineering ambassador. Participants will learn more about how you can best prepare themselves to apply for a degree in engineering.
23Why I Chose Engineering | 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Panel
Join us for the opportunity to explore engineering programs, interact with current engineering students, learn about their experiences, receive admission tips, and more featuring our Engineering Ambassadors!
24Co-op in Engineering | 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Presentation & Panel
Learn more about Wentworth's cooperative education (co-op) programs, one of the most comprehensive programs of its kind in the nation from our CO-OPS + CAREERS team. Our admissions and engineering ambassadors will be on hand as well to talk about their co-op experiences to-date.
25Discover with the Dean: School of Engineering | 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. | Presentation
Hear from Dr. José Sánchez, Dean of the School of Engineering at Wentworth and how we provide the education, experiences, resources, and support needed to ensure our alumni achieve personal and financial success once they graduate. A senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Dr. Sánchez is a member of the American Society for Engineering Education, the Project Management Institute and Tau Beta Pi, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Andrew J. Brown Academy, Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art and the Minority Engineering Program of Indianapolis.
26Ask an Engineering Student | 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. | Panel
Learn about different engineering fields from our panel of Engineering Ambassadors. Hear how they got interested in engineering, some of the classes they are taking, co-ops they are involved in and more!
26International Students and Engineering
Learn how international engineering students can come to Wentworth to study engineering, and see how to be best prepared for any of our School of Engineering programs.