New WPI Alumni Officer

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WORCESTER, Mass.-- Jennifer L. Thibeault of Watertown, Mass., was recently appointed assistant director for alumni programs at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

Thibeault grew up in Hamilton, Mass., and graduated from Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School. She is a summa cum laude graduate of Boston College, where she majored in communications. Before coming to WPI she was an assistant for external affairs at the Citizens Bank of Massachusetts in Boston. In her new post, Thibeault will serve as the chief staff officer for the 40 regional club programs throughout the country; direct, coordinate and support the spring Reunion and fall Homecoming programs; serve as a dvisor to the Student Alumni Society; and provide staff support to the activities of Tech Old Timers.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute is an independent, technological university founded in 1865.