STEM

June 27, 2017

Before Paul Allen funded UW’s computer science labs, he got kicked out of them

Before he funded UW's computer science labs, Paul Allen got kicked out of them.


June 16, 2017

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Armed with DNA and forensic science, Sam Wasser fights to save endangered species

Biology professor Sam Wasser fights to save endangered species.


March 1, 2017

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Why Gates gave: What $279 million will do for global health

A historic $279 million donation will enable the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation to forecast health scenarios.


population health, global health, health care

Scientists, doctors and data collectors join forces for population health

Scientists, doctors and data collectors join forces for population health.


February 27, 2017

Inspired by ‘Hidden Figures,’ UW engineer and astronaut honored for STEM contributions

Inspired by the film "Hidden Figures," the Obama White House honored a group of women of color who have contributed to NASA’s success. Two UW alumnae were included.