Worcester Polytechnic Institute Scraps Application Fee To Boost AccessA Massachusetts university is getting rid of its $70 undergraduate application fee to open access to a greater range of students.
3 More Iranian Students Attending New England Colleges Fight Removal From CountryThree more students from Iran attending New England colleges have filed civil rights complaints with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, saying they were mistreated and illegally denied entry into the country.
WPI Students Design Shoe To Protect Athletes From ACL InjuriesThe special shoe is designed to prevent non-contact injuries to the ankle and knee.
Team IMPACT Helps 13-Year-Old Boy Join WPI Football TeamWorcester Polytechnic Institute introduced the newest member of its football team on Wednesday night.
First Woman To Earn Degree From WPI Crosses Stage 60 Years LaterAudrey Carlan is the first lady of Worcester Poly Tech, the first woman to earn a degree there, and she did it at a time when the school was men only.
WPI Scientists Developing Patch For Diseased Hearts Using Spinach LeavesBiomedical engineers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute are working on a patch for diseased hearts that uses spinach leaves.
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.
Custodian Graduates From College He Spent Nearly A Decade CleaningWhen he lost his job in the recession, Michael Vaudreuil took a job as a custodian at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
Mass. Companies, Universities Making Creative Wearable TechnologyFrom sophisticated eyewear to biometric sensors, companies and universities in Massachusetts are making strides in developing wearable technology.
Virtual Human At WPI Helps Make Medical AdvancesThe Virtual Human has far-reaching implications for advancing medical science and helping people live longer, better lives.
The Science Behind 'DeflateGate'A physics professor and football coach from WPI weigh in on the latest Patriots controversy.
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.
Eye On Education: Worcester Polytechnic Institute Introduces Girls To EngineeringWPI hosted "Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day" in hopes of shrinking the large engineering gender gap.