Following in Marty’s footStepps, UW CSE’s Wendy Chisholm is featured as the Seattle PI‘s “Geek of the Week.”
“I believe that through design and technology we can change the world. We can change how society views ‘disabilities’ – we all need tools to do things. Why do we discriminate against some people because they need different tools? There is no ‘us’ or ‘them.’ We’re all here on spaceship earth together and we’re interconnected. None of us are truly independent and the sooner we realize that, the sooner we can start helping each other and make it a better place for all of us.”
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