General Acronym Listing by Letter

I8 Interstate 8
  other notes: women's acapella group
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IA Instructing Assistant
IACUC Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee
ICE Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship
  other notes: In reference to the ICE Library overseen by CEI
IDT Inter Departmental Transfer
IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  pronunciation: I-Triple-E
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IES International Education of Students
  other notes: WPI and IES are linked through the London Project Center
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IFC Inter Fraternity Council
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IGED Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day
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IGSD Interdisciplinary and Global Studies Division
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ILL Inter Library Loan
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IMAPS International Microelectronics and Packaging Society
  pronunciation: Eye maps
IMDC Integrative Materials Design Center
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IMGD Interactive Media and Game Development
  other notes: slang: Video Games
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IMNS Integrated Micro and Nano Systems Laboratory
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IMPACT Integrated Marketing, Planning, and Communication Team
INB Internet Native Banner
iPUG iPad Users Group
IQP Interactive Qualifying Project
  other notes: In an attempt to acclimate prospective students and families to WPI, the Admissions Office has been referring to the IQP as the 'Interactive Project" or "Junior Project." On campus, some members of the community may refer to the "Interdisciplinary Project" which is just incorrect.
IRB Institutional Review Board
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ISA Iranian Student Association
ISC International Student Council
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ISG Independent Study for Graduates
ISIC International Student Identity Card
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ISO Indian Student Organization
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ISP Independent Study and Projects
  other notes: sometimes written IS/P
ISRG Image Science Research Group
  other notes: CS research group
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ISRP Individually Sponsored Residential Projects
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IT Information Technology Division
  pronunciation: IT Division
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ITAC Information Technology Advisory Committee
  pronunciation: 'eye-tack'
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ITRC Information Technology Research Centers
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