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Researchers looking at yeast plates in the lab

Jun 27, 2022

Unlocking biotechnology with RNA

Recent molecular engineering graduates Jason Fontana and David Sparkman-Yager share their journey to commercialize their platform to design ‘smart’ RNA.
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Students hiking up to the Easton Glacier

Jun 13, 2022

A mountain of learning

There’s an ideal way for students to learn about retreating glaciers: Visit them for the day.
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Professor Cecilia Aragon standing in front of an airplane

May 16, 2022

Breaking barriers

Professor Cecilia Aragon vanquished fear to become the first Latina pilot on the U.S. Aerobatic Team — and the first Latina full professor in the UW College of Engineering.
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Stephanie Bostwick (far right) teaches engineering at Northwest Indian College on Lummi Nation land near Bellingham, WA.

Apr 18, 2022

Microgrids for energy sovereignty

Alumna Stephanie Bostwick aims to bring clean energy to her classroom at Northwest Indian College and to the Lummi Nation.
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Photos of four UW professors

Mar 28, 2022

Learning outcomes

Four instructors share what they discovered from more than a year of remote teaching and what they’ve been integrating into their classes back on campus.
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Okereke standing in front of a lake and holding a turtle

Mar 07, 2022

Meet the ‘Hip Hop M.D.’

CEE alumnus Maynard Okereke, '06, has made a name for himself, quite literally. Known as the Hip Hop M.D., Okereke is a science communicator working to make STEM education accessible to underrepresented youth.
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