More than 200 students, faculty and staff gathered in the UW’s HUB Lyceum Room on Friday, December 5th for the annual UW BioE Holiday Party to enjoy food, beverages and communal holiday spirit. The Lyceum Room was a new venue for the party, and party organizers look forward to hosting the party in that location in the future.
A special guest attended the party – Michael Levitt, 2013 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry and the Robert W. Vivian K. Cahill Professor of Cancer Research in the Department of Structural Biology at Stanford School of Medicine. Dr. Levitt presented the December UW Walker Ames Lecture the day prior and joined UW BioE Professor Valerie Daggett to attend the party and meet students. Saying of UW Bioengineering, its faculty and students: