WPI Students Create Breakthrough Prosthetic Sea Turtle FlipperA team of Worcester Polytechnic Institute students helped develop a prosthetic fin for a sea turtle in a technological advancement they hope can save more turtles in the future.
Custodian Who Graduated From WPI After Nearly 10 Years Cleaning School Gets Engineering JobThe custodian who graduated from Worcester Polytechnic Institute last month after spending a decade cleaning the school now has a job at an aerospace firm, the school said Monday.
Drunk WPI Student Wanders Into New Mexico Home, Starts Fight, Police SayA Worcester Polytechnic Institute student was arrested over the weekend in New Mexico after police say he got drunk, wandered into a home and started a fight.
WPI Engineers Working To Build Safer Hoses For FirefightersThe burned hose that was used by firefighters in a fatal Back Bay fire is the subject of some major research at WPI.
Babson, MIT Named To Money Magazine's 'Best Colleges' ListWhen it comes to getting the most value for your tuition dollar, Money Magazine ranks Babson College and Massachusetts Institute of Technology among the top 5 colleges nationwide.
Firefighting Safety Technology Inspired By Tragedy In Worcester 15 Years AgoOn a raw December day in 1999, six firefighters ran into the abandoned Worcester Cold Storage warehouse to save homeless people they thought were inside.
WPI President: NASA Will Learn From Rocket Explosion, Move ForwardWPI President Dr. Laurie Leshin once led teams of scientists working on the very program that created the Antares rocket.
WPI Student Dies In Fall From Parking Garage A Worcester Polytechnic Institute sophomore from Maryland has died in a fall from a parking garage.
WPI Investigating Accusations Of Humiliation On Facebook PageWorcester Polytechnic is responding to disturbing accusations made anonymously online.
Grants Will Help Mass. Undersea "Kites" ProjectThree Massachusetts research facilities are getting a boost from the federal government, including money to help find out if undersea "kites" can reliably produce renewable energy.