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World Usability Day 2013
The HCDE Department co-sponsored another World Usability Day at the University of Washington. Full Story »
HCDE Professors Address Maritime Security
Mark Haselkorn & Mark Zachry have been awarded federal funding to research and analyze Puget Sound Maritime Security. Full Story »
Eye Tracking Could Outshine Passwords
HCDE Professor Cecilia Aragon and PhD student Michael Brooks' research on eye-tracking was recently reported on. Full Story »
Why Human Centered Design & Engineering
In the HCDE Department, students are designing the future by building innovative technologies and systems. Learn More »
HCDE Faculty Research Review
Explorations is an annual publication that highlights research being conducted by faculty in the HCDE department. Full Story »
Seattle Times Covers Julie Kientz Research
HCDE Professor Julie Kientz's research was reported on by the Seattle Times' Monica Guzman in this Sunday's paper. Full Story »
Hackademia Lab Profiled on King 5 News
King 5 News recently reported on HCDE Professor Beth Kolko's Hackademia Lab. Watch Video »
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Learn about HCDE research, faculty, students, events programs, alumni, and more! HCDE's publication, Designing Up, is published annually.
HCDE's Corporate Affiliates Program benefits both affiliate members and HCDE faculty and students, creating new connections, technical exchanges, and collaborations. Member companies enjoy a package of benefits that includes exclusive access to recruiting HCDE students and alumni at our annual Corporate Affiliates Day.
HCDE alumna Dr. Natasha Jones (PhD 2012) wins Technical Communication award for her dissertation "Mediation, Motives, and Goals: The Networked Nature of Contemporary Activism."
Grant from Helmsley Charitable Trust creates Consortium to Promote Reflection in Engineering Education, led by HCDE Professors Cindy Atman and Jennifer Turns.
How do we keep good ideas alive? HCDE Professor Kolko posits "If we rethink what we make, how we make it, and how we share it, we will give good ideas a chance to change the world."
Two HCDE undergraduate students presented work at the Convey UX conference in Seattle earlier this month.
HCDE is thrilled to announce the promotion of Julie Kientz, effective September 2014. Congratulate Julie when you see her next!