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- July 26, 2018—Pasnik, the author of the book Heroic: Concrete Architecture and the New Boston, notes the brutalist architecture style employed by the governmental building.
- July 25, 2018—The bottles, which can be dated from the late 1800s to the early 1900s, will be on display at the Guarracino Family Gallery near the entrance to Douglas D. Schumann Library & Learning Commons until September 12.
- July 17, 2018—Reporter Fred Thys visited the site twice to produce his broadcast segment and article for the WBUR website.
- July 11, 2018—A casual conversation between a professor and a librarian led to an EPIC class project that saw the restoration of a handmade clock from 1933.
- July 1, 2018—Maria Rodriguez Abi Saab, BBME ’18, applies clinical engineering studies to a co-op at Massachusetts General Hospital.
- June 27, 2018—Shimadzu Scientific Instruments recently increased its support for Wentworth, contributing a cash gift of $125,000 for the RAMP program after agreeing to provide significantly discounted lab equipment for the new building for engineering, innovation, and sciences.
- June 11, 2018—In recognition of Mayor Walsh’s achievements and leadership for the City of Boston, Wentworth will be presenting him with an honorary doctor of engineering degree, honoris causa.
- June 1, 2018—A group of professors at Wentworth Institute of Technology has been awarded a $350,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health to test the strength of a new superconducting wire for potential use with high field magnets.
- 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 15, 2018—The Wentworth Institute of Technology Concrete Canoe team was awarded one of six wild card invitations to the 2018 National Concrete Canoe Competition, where it will compete against 24 other teams.
- May 15, 2018—After months of work, a team of students from Wentworth Institute of Technology is heading to a global competition with a submersible ROV that it built from scratch on the university’s Boston campus
- 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.
- April 26, 2018—Assistant Professor John Voccio joins "Inside Wentworth" to discuss his work with Perkins School for the Blind.
- April 23, 2018—Kicking off the region’s annual college commencement season at Wentworth Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Port Authority executive Houssam Sleiman told some 383 graduates to stay resilient, serve others, and never give up on their dreams.
- April 19, 2018—Houssam Sleiman will deliver the keynote address and receive an honorary doctor of engineering degree at the event, while Wentworth alumnus Faisal Al Shawaf will also receive an honorary doctor of engineering degree.