HCDE Professor Sean Munson, with co-authors Matthew Kay and Cynthia Matuszek, wins Best Paper award for "Unequal Representation and Gender Stereotypes in Image Search Results for Occupations." Read More »
HCDE Associate Professor Cecilia Aragon recently spoke at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) annual meeting about emoticon use among bilingual speakers and about a human-centered approach to academic data science. Read More »
Alongside a multidisciplinary team of UW faculty, HCDE's Kientz and Munson are building tools to empower people and their medical providers to use computing and mobile health systems to improve their health. Read More »
The Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering is sad to announce the recent passing of Emeritus Professor Tom Williams. David K. Farkas shares his fond memories of Tom and describes several of his contributions to the growing department. Read More »
Associate Professor Cecilia Aragon recently presented at Microsoft Research FUSE Labs 2015 Social Computing Symposium about the consequences of crowdsourcing. Aragon shares her thoughts and an original crowdsourcing dystopia story here.
HCDE major Julia Chamberlain never intended to pursue a fine arts degree. But that was before she discovered the Ceramic and Metal Arts building. Now she’s double-majoring in sculpture and engineering.
The HCDE Corporate Affiliates Day brought together HCDE faculty and corporate partners for a half-day conference to showcase of the latest work produced by the department and explore collaboration opportunities. Read More »
HCDE Associate Professor Cecilia Aragon and her collaborators at the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab recently received a $300K award from the US Department of Energy for their project Usable Data Abstractions for Next-Generation Scientific Workflows. Read More »