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Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Art of Light

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.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
‘What is HCDE?’ New Comics Class Aims to Answer the Question

Charlotte Lee's new Directed Research Group teaches students comic artistry and helps explain to the general public what, exactly, Human Centered Design & Engineering is all about.

Friday, November 21, 2014
PhD Student Daniel Perry Reports on CHI Play Conference

HCDE Phd Student Daniel Perry attended first annual conference on Computer-Human Interaction in Play (CHI Play 2014) in Toronto. Read More »

Thursday, November 13, 2014
HCDE Students and Faculty Attend CDVE 2014

PhD student Michael Brooks shares his experience at the International Conference on Cooperative Design, Visualization, and Engineering (CDVE). Read More »

Monday, November 10, 2014
2014 Corporate Affiliates Day Recap

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 »

Thursday, November 6, 2014
Sean Munson Profiled in Provost Report on Innovative Educators

HCDE Assistant Professor Sean Munson was recently featured in the University of Washington Provost's report "Leading Change in Public Higher Education." Read More »

Thursday, November 6, 2014
Cecilia Aragon Receives Award for Scientific Data Management Project

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 »

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Sean Munson on To the Point

HCDE Assistant Professor Sean Munson was recently on KCRW's To the Point for a panel discussion on News Media, Social Networks, and Political Opinion Bubbles. Read More »

Monday, November 3, 2014
HCDE a Top Program for UX Design

A recent article in Fast Company's Co.Design lists HCDE as a top program for employers to find interaction designers. Read More »

Thursday, October 30, 2014
Participatory Design Conference Report by Robert Racadio

HCDE PhD student Robert Racadio shares his experience at the Participatory Design Conference in Namibia. Read More »

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
ShiftLabs Hackathon to Fight Ebola

HCDE Professor Beth Kolko and her startup Shift Labs recently hosted a 48-hour hackathon to join the global fight against the Ebola virus. Read More »

Monday, October 27, 2014
Sean Munson in New York Times Story on Facebook and Journalism

The New York Times recently reached Sean Munson for comment about the growing impact Facebook has when delivering news content specific to a person's interests. Read More »

Friday, October 24, 2014
Guest Lecture: Can You See Me Now? Typographical Emphasis of Headings to Facilitate Visual Search of Documents

HCDE welcomes Claire Timpany from the University of Waikato in New Zealand for a lecture about how typographical emphasis of headings can facilitate visual search for information within a document. Read More »

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Announcing the Center for Collaborative Systems for Security, Safety, and Regional Resilience (CoSSaR)

CoSSaR is a multi-disciplinary center where professionals from a wide range of entities team with university experts to align strategies, processes and investments in systems for security, safety, and resilience. Read More »

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Bob Watson Reports on SIGDOC Conference

HCDE PhD student Bob Watson recently attended ACM Special Interest Group on Design of Communication (SIGDOC) conference and reported on his experience. Read More »


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