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Two computer scientists win Fulbrights

Michael Stiber, Brent Lagesse

Two University of Washington Bothell computer scientists, Michael Stiber, left, and Brent Lagesse, right, have won Fulbright scholar awards for advanced research in Europe.

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Excitement, fun at Inspire STEM Festival

girl with wheel at physics exhibit

Hundreds of middle school students engaged in science workshops, checked out technology exhibits, heard two astronauts extol engineering, and enhanced their appreciation for mathematics at the University of Washington Bothell’s third Inspire STEM Festival.

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Changing face of science one female at a time

Women in a laboratory

Nationally, women make up a small percentage of professionals in math-intensive fields. But, the University of Washington Bothell's School of STEM is changing the face of math, computer science and engineering one female at a time.

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Hung Cao wins $549,000 NSF CAREER Award

Hung Cao

Electrical Engineering Assistant Professor Hung Cao has received a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Program grant from the National Science Foundation. He hopes the $549,000 is just the beginning.

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UW Bothell ranked among top graduate schools

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The University of Washington Bothell has been ranked among the nation’s top graduate schools for 2017 by graduateprograms.com. The education research publisher lists UW Bothell fifth in computer science, 10th in accounting and 13th in business master’s degrees.

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‘The blob’ of abnormal conditions boosted Western U.S. ozone levels

Lei Zhang

A University of Washington Bothell study shows that an unusually warm patch of water off the West Coast in late 2014 and 2015 nicknamed “the blob” also influenced air quality. Lead author is Dan Jaffe, a professor of atmospheric sciences. Photo: Lei Zhang, postdoctoral researcher at UW Bothell, checks equipment at the Mount Bachelor Observatory.   

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Student poster selected at math conference

Yiting Xu

A presentation of work from UW Bothell’s summer Mathematics Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) was selected as an outstanding poster at a major math conference. Another REU is being held this summer on campus, and there’s still time to apply.

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UW Bothell accelerates cybersecurity careers

Students at work on computers.

The University of Washington Bothell is in a select position to accelerate students into high-demand careers in cybersecurity. The University is leveraging course offerings with government and industry partnerships through the Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity.

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New ideas in urban transit at UW Bothell

Tyler Folsom on trike

StateScoop.com reports the University of Washington Bothell is working on urban transit using self-driving tricycles.

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Cross-discipline, community hackathons coming

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Hackathons at the UW Bothell Makerspace are expanding beyond problem-solving binges into experiences that direct diverse disciplines to solve community needs.

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