Events: UW SHPE – Annual Fun Run

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The UW SHPE Chapter brings you the 2nd annual Nerdy. Set. Go! 5K run. This run is being held to raise funds towards scholarships for underrepresented students in STEM fields at the UW as well as funding for our SHPE chapter. Come out for a morning of fun and geeky spirit! Snacks and water will be provided.

When: October 8th
Registration begins at 8:00 AM.
Race begins at 9:00 AM.
5K run will begin from Red Square.
Tickets are $10 for early bird students and $20 for the general public, head on over to https://goo.gl/ameXyi for registration and great T-shirt options.

Have questions about Nerdy. Set. Go! 5k Run? Want to volunteer or sponsor our event? Feel free to contact one of the SHPE officers or email shpe@u.washington.edu

Invite all your friends, family, coworkers, that one friend who always runs… basically everyone you know. REGISTER AT THIS LINK: https://goo.gl/ameXyi

Events: Engineering lecture series focuses on privacy in the age of smart technology

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Engineering lecture series focuses on privacy in the age of smart technology

In the age of “smart” technology, the devices we use ­— from phones that enable banking and shopping to personal robots and driverless cars — will leave a trail sharing who we are, where we go and what we consume.

Over the next month, the University of Washington College of Engineering’s fall lecture series will feature faculty researchers balancing technological advances with the myriad hazards, seen and unseen, of our ever-more-connected world. The lectures are free and open to the public, but seating is limited and advance registration is required. Continue reading