HCDE Graduation Celebration

Congratulations to the HCDE Class of 2020!

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The Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering welcomed the Class of 2020, and their families and friends, for the Department's first virtual graduation ceremony on June 9, 2020.

The 2020 Graduation & Awards Ceremony featured:

  • Welcome remarks by HCDE Professor and Chair Julie Kientz
  • Guest commencement address by Phil Spencer, Executive Vice President of Gaming and Xbox at Microsoft and an early graduate of our program
  • Presentation of HCDE's annual awards of excellence
  • Individual recognition of each graduate by faculty members Brock Craft (undergraduate program director) and Tyler Fox (master's program director)
  • Remarks about graduating PhD student Kristin Dew by her faculty advisor Beth Kolko