Lewis County students see biomedical research firsthand

August 12, 2018 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged: , ,

More than 40 researchers and volunteers representing 19 labs from UW Medicine gave Lewis County high school students a glimpse last week into the world of biomedical research. The scientists and their colleagues conducted interactive sessions at W.F. West High School in Chehalis, Wash. Afterward, the students visited UW Medicine labs in Seattle.  Read More

Seattle 7th grader paving way for more girls to succeed in math and science

March 29, 2017 | Categories: Announcements | Tagged: , , ,

A middle school student in Seattle is trying to pave the way for more girls to succeed in math and science. Elena Weitz, 12, is a 7th grader at Seattle Country Day School. She said her goal is to start a nonprofit to get more girls into STEM. “My favorite subject is science. I just […] Read More