Five students from Western Washington University’s Industrial Design program received recognition and $6,000 in scholarships for their furniture designs for small spaces as part of the annual Mount Baker Plywood Furniture Design Competition.
The Engineering and Design Open House/Student Showcase will be on Tuesday, June 6 from 1-4 p.m. in the Ross Engineering Technology Building's first floor. Seniors in the Engineering programs will be showcasing their senior projects and all the labs will be open for tours to the public.
Dell King, the visiting professor of the Industrial Design Senior Studio at Western Washington University, has donated $103,000 to establish a perpetually endowed scholarship for Industrial Design students.
The Dell King Industrial Design Scholarship Award will be given annually to the Western Industrial Design student who is the Industrial Designers Society of America Student Merit Award winner.
Nova Solar Glazing, Western Washington University’s team of business, chemistry, industrial design and electrical engineering students, was recently awarded the $15,000 Wells Fargo grand prize at the 2017 Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge (EIC) hosted by the University of Washington’s Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship.