Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts

Sitting to take a stand

Wheaton’s new WHALE lab hosted Red Chair Day in December, in support of the national Sit With Me initiative, which highlights the important role of women in the future of technology. The campus community was invited to sit and share perspectives on the significance of diversity in computing and information technology. Read more at wheatoncollege.edu/whale.

Virtual Wheaton

The Google Street View team, including this dude riding a camera-mounted trike, came in September to film routes around and through the campus. Google maps allow viewers to explore places around the world through 360-degree street-level imagery.The virtual tour of the college will be available online in a few months.

‘Twisted’ takedown

Mars Center for Science and Technology awarded LEED Gold