Liang He Awarded GPSS Travel Grant to Attend CHI!

Jon E. Froehlich Mar 03, 2020

Liang He has been awarded a UW GPSS Travel Grant to attend CHI where he will present [read more]

Project Sidewalk Columbus, OH Deployment in the News

Jon E. Froehlich Feb 07, 2020

The Columbus, OH deployment of Project Sidewalk was just covered by the local ABC news station. The 2.5 minute segment ([read more]

Makeability Lab Video Game Night!

Jon E. Froehlich Jan 31, 2020

The Makeability Lab had its first ever "Video Game Night" (organized by ugrad extraordinaire, Aileen Zeng). We played Overcooked on the Switch, [read more]

Project Tokyo: Using AI to Help Blind People Identify Faces

Jon E. Froehlich Jan 28, 2020

While a PhD student in the Makeability Lab, Lee Stearns interned at Microsoft Research, Cambridge in the UK and worked on an early version of [read more]

Happy Chinese New Year!

Jon E. Froehlich Jan 27, 2020

Some Makeability Lab members celebrated the Chinese New Year at Din Tai Fung. Yum!

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Four Papers Accepted to CHI2020!

Jon E. Froehlich Dec 09, 2019

The Makeability Lab had four papers accepted to CHI this year. The acceptance rate was 24% (760 accepts of 3126 submissions). Congrats to the lead PhD students: Steven Goodman (HCDE), Dhruv Jain (C...

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Makeability Lab Thanksgiving!

Jon E. Froehlich Nov 30, 2019

The Makeability Lab and the Inclusive Design Lab hosted a joint Thanksgiving Potluck. We ate chili, played games (and with cars), and had fun.

Special thanks to Dhruv Jain for bringing hi...

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HomeSound Wins People's Choice Award

Jon E. Froehlich Nov 20, 2019

HomeSound won the People's Choice Award and the Madrona Prize Runner-Up at the Allen School Annual Research Sho...

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