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Inside Wentworth Podcast: Faculty, Students Work with Perkins School for the Blind
April 26, 2018
In the latest Inside Wentworth podcast, hear how students and faculty at Wentworth Institute of Technology are working with the renowned Perkins School to lower the cost of a braillewriter for the blind, and make it more manufacturable and accessible for tens of thousands in developing countries. Listen below or at this link.
For more information about the Perkins project, see our story from January.
- May 18, 2018—Mike Johnson, BELM ’05, and Rob Kodadek, BELM ’05, whose company has worked on the Saturday Night Live studio and Super Bowl XLIX, among other projects, created a lighting module that inspired a world of creativity in Wentworth’s junior industrial design studio.
- May 4, 2018—Gilbane has partnered with Wentworth faculty members to form a hands-on educational program around its design and construction, including bi-weekly site tours, an evening lecture series focused on construction and design discipline.
- April 27, 2018—Wentworth students are meeting with coordinators from the Boston Public Health Commission and noting several ways the 112 Southampton Shelter can become more energy efficient.