WPI Tech Old Timers

WPI CampusAbout the WPI Tech Old Timers

Founded in 1958, the WPI Tech Old Timers is a social club for retired, or nearly retired, WPI alumni, faculty, staff and their spouse/guest. This energetic group meets on campus monthly during the academic year and programs feature speakers on topics of broad interest. 

These meetings are an opportunity to renew friendships with former classmates, faculty and staff. A optional luncheon follows each monthly meeting and all are invited to attend.

Tech Old Timers Support WPI

The WPI Tech Old Timers know the importance of stewardship and alumni engagement. The Tech Old Timers hold a special interest in supporting various WPI student organizations with a portion of the annual membership dues.

Executive Committee

Neil Norum, President (Retired WPI Staff)
Al Papianou '57, Vice President
Bill Trask, Secretary (Retired WPI Staff)
Merrill Spiller '51, Treasurer


2016-2017 Schedule

The planning committee has selected programs that will interest our members with many great presentations about WPI research and students, the Worcester community and so much more. We hope you will plan to attend! See our schedule of events.

Become a Member

We welcome you and your spouse or friend to join the Tech Old Timers. Membership dues are $15.00 per person and are used to support WPI student groups and speaker honorarium. Join us for a complimentary meeting before joining!

To become a member, $15.00 dues can be sent to our the Office of Alumni Relations at 100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA. Checks should be made out to "Tech Old Timers".
You may get more information or pay your dues in person at any Tech Old Timers meeting.

Inclement Weather

The Tech Old Timers want to make sure everyone is safe. In the event of inclement weather, please check Worcester public school closings. If Worcester schools are cancelled or delayed, the Tech Old Timers will not meet that day. Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 508-831-5600 or alumni-office@wpi.edu for additional information.