A new app designed by HCDE students seeks to understand walking behavior by turning art into a sharable walking route. See more »
Engineering Students Hack the Commute
HCDE students win Seattle's civic hackathon with a map app that helps people with limited mobility plan their routes. See more »
HCDE Open House
Meet current students, alumni, and HCDE faculty at our biggest event of the year, the HCDE Open House, on June 1, 2015. See more »
Master's Capstone Showcase
Take a sneak peek at the HCDE Master's Capstone Projects before they are exhibited at the HCDE Open House on June 1. See more »
2015 Shobe Prize Winners
HCDE alumnus Matt Shobe invests in two student teams and their ideas for a micro-charity mobile platform and an air-lift hand-truck. Full story »
Emotion in Informal Text Communication
HCDE Assistant Professor Cecilia Aragon researches how emoticon usage can help non-native speakers communicate. Full story »
The Newest Research Center in HCDE
Introducing the Center for Collaborative Systems for Security, Safety, and Regional Resilience (CoSSaR). Full story »
Beth Kolko on Medical Technology Innovation
HCDE's Beth Kolko was recently featured in USA Today about "How Third-World Ideas Can Change First-World Lives." Full story »
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HCDE launches a new course for Autumn 2015 to introduce all UW students to the basic principles of HCDE. This engaging, fast paced course combines a weekly one-hour lecture with a separate two-hour studio section.
HCDE PhD student Kiley Sobel attended the CHI conference in Seoul, South Korea, participating as a student volunteer for the third time. She shares her experience here.
A study led by HCDE PhD student Alexis Hiniker looks at how adults use mobile phones while caring for children at playgrounds.
The University of Washington's Whole U recently profiled HCDE Professor and Director of UW's Technical Japanese Program, Michio Tsutsui, for their Faculty Friday segment.
A new app designed by HCDE Professor Daniela Rosner and her students turns art into a sharable walking route.
Yibo Dai, a Master's student in HCDE, attended the 2015 CHI conference in Seoul, Korea, and shares her experience here.
Every Spring HCDE organizes Mentor Night, sponsored by Boeing, to bring current students together with alumni to discuss careers in HCDE and begin the formation of longer-term mentoring relationships.