A Defining Moment: The Wentworth Community During a Pandemic

“I saw a seemingly young COVID-19 positive patient, through a glass door, attached to a ventilator that I had just set up in the room earlier that day,” says Jake Girard. Girard, BSME ’21, had been working as a perioperative clinical engineering co-op student for Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)...

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Masters of Disguise

Costume Club president Angel Carboni, BCOS ’21 (right), assists Zack Solovay, BBME ’21, with his cosplay outfit. Solovay—wearing a mask in homage to Raiden from the Metal Gear Solid video game series and arms from the One Punch Man anime—is a member of the club and a fan of...

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The Newest Leopards

Wentworth this spring filled four big positions that will help shape the university for the foreseeable future. On May 20, Ian Lapp, Ph.D., was announced as Wentworth’s new senior vice president for academic affairs and provost. Lapp has held positions at Babson College, Harvard University and Columbia University, and...

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Fun and Games

For the second straight year, Wentworth played a significant role at PAX East, the largest video game conference in the United States. The event took place at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center from Feb. 27–March 1 and featured tournaments, an exhibit hall, panel discussions, an indie game showcase...

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Ad Series Gives Thanks to First Responders

Wentworth is offering its sincerest gratitude to first responders, essential employees and all those who are on the front lines of the COVID-19 battle. A series of ads created in conjunction with OUTFRONT Media debuted in May in various MBTA stations thanking EMTs, nurses, police officers, cooks, senior caregivers,...

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Wentworth Earns Best-Ever Rankings in Three U.S. News College Categories

The 2020 Best Colleges rankings from U.S. News & World Report show Wentworth Institute of Technology posting its best performance to date, rising significantly in three main categories: “Best Regional Universities North”; “Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs (with no doctorate available)”; and “Best Value Schools (North).” Additionally, Forbes named Wentworth...

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