Family Weekend Updates!

This year we’re excited to bring you a few new tours and events so that you can see what current students experience every day at Wentworth.

  • Library Tours: Wentworth’s Library has just undergone a major renovation and the new Douglas D. Schumann Library & Learning Commons is a fantastic new space for our students. With an array of furniture, meeting rooms for group projects and a quiet study room there’s something great for everyone. See how the new space supports Wentworth's model of collaborative learning while looking great too! Tours are schedule for Friday 10/21 at 4pm and Saturday 10/22 at 11am and 2pm.  Tours will leave from the circulation desk on the second floor. 
  • Manufacturing Lab Tours, The Manufacturing Center, located in Williston Hall, has four laboratory areas.  The machining lab, the rapid prototyping lab, the metal fabrication area and the foundry lab.  Check out these four spaces in a student guided tour on Saturday 10/22 at 10m and 12pm.
  • Accelerate Open House, Since 2012 Accelerate, Wentworth’s Center for Innovation and entrepreneurship, has been a place for students has seem more than 4000 student collaborate on more than 600 project ideas.   Come explore the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center! Check out our Maker Space, create a prototype out of our build materials or Legos and experience virtual reality with our HTC Vive!  Accelerate’s Open House will take place on Saturday 10/22 from 2pm-5pm.
  • Architecture Studio tours, Wentworth’s Architecture studios spend a lot of time in their studio spaces creating models and projects.  Join students in the Master’s of Architecture as you tour student architecture studios in Annex.  See students hard at work, and the amazing projects they’re working on this month. Tours will be at 10am and 12pm on Saturday 10/22.
  • Wentworth Rugby vs. Salve Regina – for the first time Wentworth’s Men’s rugby will play in a Family & alumni Weekend game!  Check them out on Sweeney Field, Sunday 10/23 at 1pm.