First in her family to attend college, senior Fethya Ibrahim is making the most of her time at the UW. Learn about why — thanks to her experiences in ME’s Cell Biomechanics Lab and in the Machine Shop — she decided to pursue a degree in ME.
January 10, 2017 - ME
December 29, 2016 - CEE
They own their own engineering companies, have each been named "Engineer of the Year" by the American Council of Engineering Companies-Washington chapter, and now these three civil and environmental engineering alumnae have one more thing in common: establishing a scholarship fund.
December 29, 2016 - A&A
When Emilio Beltran, '99, was growing up, college seemed like a foreign concept. At the time, he did not know anyone aside from his teachers who had been to a four-year school. Now a UW A&A graduate, he has setup the Beltran Endowed Fund for Undergraduate Student Support.
December 19, 2016 - CEE
It’s an oxymoron of sorts: better refugee camps. But despite contradictory terms, a team of CEE researchers is working to improve wastewater treatment systems at refugee camps, which are typically constructed quickly to accommodate people displaced by both natural and man-made disasters.
December 6, 2016 - ME
For over 15 years, ME has partnered with the Seattle VA’s Center for Limb Loss Prevention & Prosthetic Engineering. This collaboration has resulted in hands-on research opportunities for more than 50 ME students and has helped propel UW biomechanics research in new directions.
November 29, 2016 - CEE
The new NEHRI grant funded Post-Disaster Rapid Response Research Facility builds on associate professor Joe Wartman’s post-disaster data collection expertise, including leading a team of NSF-sponsored researchers to collect data following the 2014 Oso landslide, the deadliest in the history of the United States.