Humans of UW Bioengineering

//Humans of UW Bioengineering

First-person accounts of the BioE student experience

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Michael Butler

Michael Butler shares how a math academy summer camp led him to discover the BioE major, and pursue a double major in Applied and Computational Math Sciences. He talks about his experience studying abroad, his and his plans to teach English in Spain after graduation, and later pursue a career in industry and graduate school.

By | March 7th, 2017|

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Joanna Sun

Joanna Sun talks about exploring interdisciplinary solutions for medicine in the BioE major, her research in ultrasound and her plans to pursue a career in industry after graduation.

By | March 3rd, 2017|

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Atrina Gharai

Atrina Gharai discusses her motivation to study bioengineering and neurobiology as a premed and her research in the Kim lab, and offers advice for students to explore their interests through extracurricular activities.

By | February 21st, 2017|

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Chrissi Nhan

Chrissi Nhan talks about her decision to pursue a career in consulting after she graduates, and how she has fit an internship, study abroad in Paris and exploring her academic and research interests into her time in the BioE major.

By | February 14th, 2017|

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Karl Manner

Undergraduate Karl Manner discusses how bioengineering led to his interest in drug development, and future plans to work in biotechnology industry to focus on real-world applications of research.

By | February 7th, 2017|

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Namratha Potharaj

Namratha Potharaj talks about exploring her passion for global health in BioE and Bioengineers without Borders, and her hope to, one day, apply her engineering skills as a physician.

By | January 31st, 2017|

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Bill Koski

Bill Koski talks about his path to bioengineering through neurobiology research, and how the major sparked his interest in entrepreurship.

By | January 23rd, 2017|

Humans of UW Bioengineering: Connor Tsuchida

Undergrad Connor Tsuchida talks about his experience in leadership with BMES and student journal Denatured, and offers advice to prospective students.

By | January 11th, 2017|