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Class of 2015
Congratulations to the HCDE class of 2015! Read about the 2015 Commencement, including awards and graduates, here »
2015 Open House
HCDE students showcased their Capstone projects and latest research at the HCDE Open House on June 1, 2015. Read more »
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 »
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 »
Emotion in Informal Text Communication
HCDE Associate 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 »
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HCDE Master's student Lindsey Arnold recently attended the User Experience Professionals Association (UXPA) conference in San Diego. She shares her experience with us here.
See posters and videos from all 2015 undergraduate Capstone projects and learn how you can sponsor the next round of projects.
Dr. Brock Craft brings academic and industry experience in Data Visualization and Physical Computing to the department's faculty.
Professors Aragon and Turns shared remarks about graduating PhD students Dr. Robert Watson, Dr. Michael Brooks, and Dr. Daniel Perry at the 2015 Commencement.
HCDE held its Commencement Ceremony on Tuesday, June 9. See a full list of graduates and their personal statements here. Congratulations to the class of 2015!
Kelly Franznick, founder and CXO of Blink UX and friend of HCDE, delivered the 2015 HCDE Commencement Address. Read the full text of his speech here.