Ways to work with HCDE students this year
From sponsoring class projects to sharing your experience through lectures or mentoring, find opportunities to engage with HCDE students here.View opportunities
View HCDE Capstone Projects
View project videos and posters from HCDE's 2023 Capstone Showcase and learn how to sponsor a Capstone project next year.Learn more
Prof. Atman keynote: Good Designers do X
In a keynote presentation delivered at the International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering, HCDE Professor Cynthia Atman overviews her decades of research exploring how engineering students and experts engage in design, and how her findings can be useful for teaching design to engineers.
Video: Prof. Starbird on information landscape
HCDE Associate Professor Kate Starbird spoke with Dr. Umair A. Shah, Washington State Secretary of Health, for the Public Health Connects Speaker Series. In the 30-minute conversation, Starbird and Shah discussed the landscape of misinformation, disinformation, and rumoring on social media, and its impacts on public health.
Jay Cunningham named Student Regent
Jay Cunningham, a PhD candidate in HCDE, has been appointed by Washington Governor Jay Inslee to serve on the University of Washington's Board of Regents. Cunningham is a researcher who works to advance public interest technology, responsible AI, and AI innovation as tools of liberation and justice for underrepresented users and marginalized communities. He is also a passionate servant leader with a lifelong interest in community building and activism.