News & Events


An artiist's depiction of a Co-LOCKR nano-device coming together on the surface of a cell that has the right combination of cell surface markers.
August 20, 2020 | UW Medicine
A laboratory breakthrough in cell targeting may improve the safety of cancer-killing CAR T cells.
Jessica Ray, Richard Ladner and Maryam Fazel
August 20, 2020 | UW News
Congratulations to Jessica Ray, Richard Ladner and Maryam Fazel on their recent honors.
A collage of three students
August 17, 2020 | College of Engineering
Three STARS graduates fill us in on what they’ve been up to since receiving their engineering degrees.
 Jihui Yang
August 16, 2020

From Dean Nancy Allbritton: I am pleased to announce that Jihui Yang has accepted the position of Vice Dean for the College of Engineering effective August 16, 2020, subject to the approval of the Provost.

woman in scrubs gear talking to someone in a car
August 14, 2020 | UW News
ISE's Shan Liu leads a team developing a model to help lower COVID-19 infections in King County.
August 13, 2020 | Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics
A&A Lab builds a drone-based machine learning dataset to find those lost in the wilderness.
Eve Riskin
August 4, 2020
Eve Riskin, Associate Dean of Diversity and Access, has been recognized for her exceptional mentoring efforts.
James Carothers and Jesse Zalatan
August 3, 2020 | Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute
MOlES faculty have been awarded a National Science Foundation EAGER grant to develop a new type of SARS-Cov-2 antibody test.
Joseph Wartman
July 29, 2020 | UW News
CEE professor Joseph Wartman and doctoral student Will Pollock have won a silver EXCEL Award from Association Media & Publishing for a feature magazine article on geologic hazard risks to Syrian and other refugees.
Rendering of the porous biomaterial
July 23, 2020 | UW Medicine
The Center for Dialysis Innovation earns acclaim for a porous synthetic graft intended to make the blood-cleansing process safer and more reliable.
The fluid transport bracket being tested in a lab
July 20, 2020 | UW Civil & Environmental Engineering
CEE's first-ever capstone design project in partnership with Boeing during spring quarter was a soaring success.
Nancy Allbritton and Christine Luscombe
July 17, 2020 | UW News
Dean Nancy Allbritton and MSE's Christine Luscombe are among UW faculty who were elected to the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
A collage of five students
July 16, 2020 | UW Electrical & Computer Engineering
UW ECE undergraduates developed the Aircraft Software Configuration Tool (ASCT) for Alaska Airlines.
A beetle carrying a tiny camera on its back
July 15, 2020 | UW News
A UW team has developed a tiny wireless steerable camera small enough to ride aboard an insect.
July 7, 2020 | Department of Bioengineering
Bioengineering Professor Herbert Sauro leads COVID-19 partnership with top U.S. government agencies.
3D-printed blood vessels in glass bowls
June 29, 2020 | UW Medicine
Intricate, laser-welded sugar networks dissolve to create pathways for blood in lab-grown tissues.
June 23, 2020 | UW News
UW engineering researchers have demonstrated solid-state laser refrigeration of nanoscale sensors.
San Francisco at sunset
June 17, 2020 | UW News
A University of Washington-led team investigated whether fewer cars on the road due to stay-at-home orders led to cleaner air.
researcher works with subject
June 16, 2020 | UW News
The new UW CREATE center is led by an interdisciplinary team whose mission is to make technology accessible and to make the world accessible through technology.
screenshot of the panelists on Zoom
June 9, 2020 | College of Engineering
Dean Nancy Allbritton facilitates a conversation with Washington state leaders in the frontline of COVID-19.
Portrait of Naresh “Nick” Goyal, ’72
June 8, 2020 | UW Alumni
One of eight children born to a rural mango farmer in India, his journey to the UW and to founding the Goyal Family Endowed Scholarship was driven by a passion for education. We recently spoke to his son Varish Goyal to learn more about Naresh’s drive, the companies he built and why giving back meant so much to him.
Mary Lidstrom, UW vice provost for research, speaking at the Northwest Quantum Nexus summit
June 5, 2020
Discussing the evolving picture of research at the UW with Professor Mary Lidstrom.
photo grid of students
June 5, 2020 | UW News
Fulbright scholarship winners include four engineering students.
June 3, 2020
"To all Black students, faculty and staff, I see your pain and am committed to stand with you and support you."
drone flying
June 1, 2020 | Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics
A&A students showcased impressive projects via Youtube. Vote for your favorites by June 5.