Make An Impact

ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

A. Career Services

1. Hire students for co-ops
2. Hire alumni for full-time positions
3. Speak to students on campus about career-related topics
4. Participate in and sponsor Mock Interview Day
5. Participate in and sponsor Spring Career Fair
6. Participate in student recruitment/networking events

B. Accelerate, the Wentworth Innovation + Entrepreneurship Center

1. Mentor student teams (ongoing)
2. Provide content expertise for student teams
3. Judge an Accelerate Pitch Round
4. Participate as an industry expert for College Think Tank

C. Center for Community and Learning Partnerships

1. Volunteer with high school students via the SAT Prep Program
2. Mentor Boston Public Schools (BPS) students via Dual Enrollment Program
3. Mentor BPS graduates/Wentworth students via RAMP Summer Bridge Program
4. Work with Wentworth students via Co+build community service projects
5. Work with Wentworth students via Alternative Spring Break community service projects

D. EPIC Learning/Academic Departments

1. Participate as a member of various academic Industrial Advisory boards
2. Speak to students in classrooms on campus
3. Mentor students via Externally-Collaborative, Project-Based, Interdisciplinary Curricula (EPIC) learning projects
4. Sponsor EPIC learning projects
5. Participate as a judge of various student competitions/projects

E. Student Affairs

1. Facilitate off-site student field trips
2. Volunteer with more than 40 recognized student organizations (academic, special interest, cultural, club sports)
3. Sponsor student travel to professional/academic conferences
4. Sponsor/mentor student teams in local, regional, national, international competitions
5. Provide academic mentoring to students through the Learning Center

F. Alumni Relations

1. Participate in the Wentworth Alumni Association
2. Attend alumni events
3. Participate in the Wentworth Fund

G. College of Professional and Continuing Education

1. Enroll in one of four master’s degree programs
2. Enroll in one of many bachelor’s and associate degree programs
3. Enroll in one of eight professional certificate programs
4. Enroll in one of two graduate certificate programs
5. Participate in a workforce training and development course
6. Participate in a customized corporate training course

Interested in making an impact?

Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at alumni@wit.edu or by phone at 617-989-4156.