Nation Takes Note as Laurie Leshin Named 16th President of WPI

January 21, 2014

The appointment of Laurie Leshin as the 16th president of WPI is garnering media coverage from across the state of Massachusetts and the nation. Dozens of news outlets report on Leshin’s impressive credentials, including her previous roles as a senior NASA official and dean at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and applaud her appointment as the first female president of WPI: