RISE UP/GEAR UP

Welcome to our new employees!

Welcome to UW GEAR UP: Associate Director, Tenya Moravec and College Access Counselor, Gabriela Vargas!

Creating accessible videos at UW

Videos should be produced and delivered in ways that ensure that all members of the audience can access their content. Accessible video includes captions, a transcript, and audio description; and is delivered in an accessible media player. Read complete article.

UW engineering student builds crime-predicting model for Seattle

What does HBO’s classic crime drama The Wire and an Amazon Prime membership have to do with mapping crime in Seattle?  Quite a lot.  Both directly contributed to a University of Washington electrical engineering major Jay Feng’s idea to use data to predict crime in Seattle. Read full article.

Computer science education is key to our future

GEEKWIRE – The Seattle area is home to more software development engineers than any metropolitan area in the country. More than Boston. More than New York. More than San Francisco. When it comes to software, we are number one. Our deep talent pool in this field is one of the reasons why Apple, Google, Facebook,

Dino Day at Burke Museum Saturday

Dinosaur casts are prepared at the Burke Museum for Saturday’s Dino Day. See photo journal.

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