Distinguished Alumni of WPI
These short biographies contain pictures as well as information about some of WPI's most distinguished alumni. This is an ongoing project of our University Archivist, so more alumni profiles will be added from time to time. Suggestions for this site should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Robert Goddard: Father of Modern Rocketry (1908)
- Howard Freeman (1940)
- Elwood Haynes (1881)
- R. Sanford Riley (1896)
Stories of twelve problem solvers from WPI can be found at Profiles in Innovation.