WORCESTER – Worcester Polytechnic Institute student Craig Barrett has been invited to participate at the 2019 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships.
The 2019 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships are scheduled for March 20-23 at the Greensboro Aquatic Center in Greensboro, North Carolina.
The WPI 400-yard medley relay team qualified for the championships, and is ranked 10th.
On the team are senior jack Bauer, Dave Chen, senior Jackson Perry and graduate student Barrett.
Barrett is from Ashland.
WPI, a global leader in project-based learning, is a distinctive, top-tier technological university founded in 1865 on the principle that students learn most effectively by applying the theory learned in the classroom to the practice of solving real-world problems. Recognized by the National Academy of Engineering with the 2016 Bernard M. Gordon Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education, WPI’s pioneering project-based curriculum engages undergraduates in solving important scientific, technological, and societal problems throughout their education and at more than 50 project centers around the world. WPI offers more than 50 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs across 14 academic departments in science, engineering, technology, business, the social sciences, and the humanities and arts. Its faculty and students pursue groundbreaking research to meet ongoing challenges in health and biotechnology; robotics and the internet of things; advanced materials and manufacturing; cyber, data, and security systems; learning science; and more.