Q&A with Robert Moehle, TMMBA alumnus

Robert Moehle (TMMBA 2015), cross-functional team leader in engineering at AeroTEC, shares his experiences in the UW Foster School’s Technology Management MBA program. Why did you choose the Technology Management MBA program at the Foster School? I wanted to attend Foster for the high academic standards and strong alumni network. The 18-month TMMBA is ideal—graduation... Read More

Eighth annual EIC teams chosen

Founded in 2009, the Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge has spent seven years tackling some of the most pressing environmental issues of our time. Over the years, the EIC has awarded more than $180,000 to teams attacking major environmental problems with real technology like thermoelectric generators, portable solar panel chargers, and insulation panels built from recycled... Read More

Lean for Life

Better living through… manufacturing? Could be. A new post on “The Whole U” blog tackles the complicated task of simplifying your life by adapting the principles of “lean” manufacturing, as modeled by Michael Wagner, an assistant professor of operations management and Neal and Jan Dempsey Endowed Faculty Fellow at the Foster School of Business. Written,... Read More

$20,500 awarded to inaugural HIC winners

The long-awaited Health Innovation Challenge has finally hit the University of Washington campus! Launched on March 3, 2016, the Health Innovation Challenge plays off of the best aspects of the University of Washington and Seattle entrepreneurial communities. Eighteen teams tackled some of the most important issues arising in the fast-growing health and healthcare space, pitching those... Read More