Current Issues in HCDE
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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 »
Sean Munson Researches Fitness App Data
King 5 News recently featured HCDE Professor Sean Munson's research on data from fitness-tracking apps. Full Story »
2014 Capstone & Research Showcase
The 2014 Capstone & Research Showcase featured the best work from Capstone Project teams and Directed Research Groups. Full Story »
Kate Starbird Interviewed on KUOW
Kate Starbird's Directed Research Group analyzed thousands of tweets sent after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Listen Here»
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HCDE Professor Beth Kolko and her startup Shift Labs recently hosted a 48-hour hackathon to join the global fight against the Ebola virus.
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.
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.
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.