Ichabod Washburn Young Alumni Award for Professional Achievement

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Recipients will have demonstrated solid professional advancement in his or her chosen field. Qualifications sought in candidates include, but are not limited to, demonstrated leadership skills, business acumen, innovative approaches to technical challenges, recognized leadership in teaching or research, and/or entrepreneurship. Named in honor of Ichabod Washburn, the leading industrialist in Worcester in 1865, Washburn offered to build and equip a machine shop for students to practice in the application of the scientific theories they would be learning in the classroom. His vision led to the wedding of theory and practice, heralding an educational approach that we celebrate today in the WPI Plan. 

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Year Recipient Type Details
2018 Jeevan Ramapriya '98 Alumni

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2018 Nina K. Simon '03 Alumni

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2017 Deborah Foley McManus Alumni

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2017 Myles Walton Alumni

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2017 Naveen Selvadurai Alumni

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2016 Ahmed S. AL-Baiti '96 Alumni
2016 Matthew A. Beaton '01 Alumni
2015 CDR Joseph E. Santos '95 Alumni

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2015 Jason Anderson ’95 Alumni
2015 Jason S. Anderson '95 Alumni

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2015 Joseph E. Santos ’95
2014 Jeremy P. Hitchcock '04 Alumni

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2014 Thomas J. Daly '04 Alumni

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2013 Jason B. Mello '98 Alumni

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2012 Bill R. Lapp, Jr. '02 Alumni

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2012 Brian W Chu '92 Alumni

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2012 Dorothea C Carraway Wong '92 Alumni

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2012 Kimberley B Sullivan, PE '92 Alumni

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2011 Gerald L. Burns, Jr. '91 Alumni
2011 James R. Gannoe '91 Alumni
2011 Keith A. Barret '96 Alumni
2011 Megan Wallent '91 Alumni
2010 Jiong Ma '90 Alumni
2010 Leo Gestetner '95 Alumni
2009 Harry M. Wotton '94 Alumni
2009 Michael G. Bruce '94 Alumni
2009 Robert H. Mason '94 Alumni
2009 Theodore L. Dysart '94 Alumni
2008 Chrysanthe Demetry '88 Alumni
2008 Samuel Pullara III '93 Alumni
2007 David C. Cortese '92 Alumni