Wentworth Institute of Technology

Wentworth Institute of Technology

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Women in STEM: Lisa Osgood  BELM '16: “When I scanned the room at orientation, I saw mostly men,” Osgood recounts. “But I also went to a vocational high school and that was the trend there.” As a graduating senior this year, however, Osgood took note of the 22 percent of female students entering the school that year — one of Wentworth’s highest on record — and that women represented 19 percent of the overall undergraduate population at Wentworth for 2014-2015.

Women in STEM: Lisa Osgood BELM '16: “When I scanned the room at orientation, I saw mostly men,” Osgood recounts. “But I also went to a vocational high school and that was the trend there.” As a graduating senior this year, however, Osgood took note of the 22 percent of female students entering the school that year — one of Wentworth’s highest on record — and that women represented 19 percent of the overall undergraduate population at Wentworth for 2014-2015.

Monster Chief to Speak on Campus June 22; will Give August Commencement Address: Mark Stoever, PMW '97, president and chief operating officer of Monster Worldwide, will be the featured guest for a June 22 WIT Talks session on employment recruiting and the "critical talent gap."

Monster Chief to Give August Commencement Address : Wentworth Institute of Technology August 2016 Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

A Decade of Zorica: The president and Wentworth engineering students.

A Decade of Zorica: The president and Wentworth engineering students.

Kristen Lundebjerg and astronaut Suni Williams: Kristen Lundebjerg BSME ’17 took reaching for the stars to a new level with her co-op at NASA. Lundebjerg worked in the external relations department for NASA in Houston, Texas, helping to shape the type of space-related literature she once saw as a child.

Kristen Lundebjerg and astronaut Suni Williams: Kristen Lundebjerg BSME ’17 took reaching for the stars to a new level with her co-op at NASA. Lundebjerg worked in the external relations department for NASA in Houston, Texas, helping to shape the type of space-related literature she once saw as a child.

Officials Confront ‘Troubling Disconnect’ With STEM Education, Employment: Yvonne Spicer, Joseph P. Kennedy, Zorica Pantic, and Deborah Goldberg.

Officials Confront ‘Troubling Disconnect’ With STEM Education, Employment: Yvonne Spicer, Joseph P. Kennedy, Zorica Pantic, and Deborah Goldberg.

John Stephen Ellis, professor in the College of Architecture, Design, and Construction Management, earned a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program grant in architecture from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. Ellis will lecture at the Université d'Abomey-Calavi and l'Ecole des Sciences et Techniques du Bâtiment in Cotonou, Benin, West Africa during the 2016-17 academic year. His grant will allow him to conduct research on a project entitled “Learning…

Wentworth Institute of Technology has been ranked by U. News & World Report in three categories as part of the publication’s 2016 “Best Colleges” rankings.

Building a Baja Buggy: After an almost two-year effort, members of Wentworth’s Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) have a near-completed Baja buggy on their hands.

Building a Baja Buggy: After an almost two-year effort, members of Wentworth’s Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) have a near-completed Baja buggy on their hands.

BIND student Honored for Footwear, Toy, and Sink Ideas: Lino Cantarella, BIND ’16, has long been considered a creative person, and his imagination and hard work recently paid off when he was named the winner of the Student Merit Award Competition at the Industrial Designers of America (IDSA) Northeast District conference.

BIND student Honored for Footwear, Toy, and Sink Ideas: Lino Cantarella, BIND ’16, has long been considered a creative person, and his imagination and hard work recently paid off when he was named the winner of the Student Merit Award Competition at the Industrial Designers of America (IDSA) Northeast District conference.

Spring Scenes

Spring Scenes

WIRE, Wentworth’s radio station, was once again honored at the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) awards ceremony, this year competing against hundreds of other stations and DJ personalities.

WIRE, Wentworth’s radio station, was once again honored at the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) awards ceremony, this year competing against hundreds of other stations and DJ personalities.

Engineering Projects on Display in Watson: Students in the College of Engineering and Technology brought their work to Watson Auditorium on April 7, 2016 for the Engineering Design Showcase.

Engineering Projects on Display in Watson: Students in the College of Engineering and Technology brought their work to Watson Auditorium on April 2016 for the Engineering Design Showcase.

NSBE Named Organization of the Year: After months of membership growth, board meetings, community outreach, and marketing efforts, the Wentworth chapter of National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) was honored as Organization of the Year at the March 23 Annual Student Awards.

NSBE Named Organization of the Year: After months of membership growth, board meetings, community outreach, and marketing efforts, the Wentworth chapter of National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) was honored as Organization of the Year at the March 23 Annual Student Awards.