UW-Madison Students and High School Girls in STEM Bootcamp

Two of our interns, biomedical engineering student Catherine Finedore, and computer science student, Rita Roloff, co-developed an experiential program for taking a group of middle school girls from ideation to product development. They also mentored the girls and provided strong role models of successful women in STEM fields. Besides being fun, one of the participantsContinue reading “UW-Madison Students and High School Girls in STEM Bootcamp”

Learning More Effective Communication with Graphic Recording Skills

We had a professional graphic facilitator from a San Francisco, CA-based consulting firm teach students graphic recording skills to capture information and story tell in a more effective and visual way. Mary Finedore, graduate student in neurobiology, and Tayler Nowak, an MBA student, practice the techniques before facilitating an industry session.

Accelerating Product Development for a Biomedical Startup with a Student Team

Biomedical engineering undergraduate students Connor Sheedy, Kevin Knapp, and Lexi Cheng met with the CEO of Lohman Technologies, makers of AfibAlert, regularly to get feedback while accelerating product development for the medical device startup.

Forbes Video Highlighting Successes of the UW-Madison IoT Lab

Internet Of Things 101: Inside The Latest Trend In Higher Education The Internet of Things (IoT) will connect everyone and everything like never before. Through an innovative new education lab in America’s heartland, the University of Wisconsin is preparing the next generation of engineers to harness it: Watch Video on Forbes.com