Diversity in Clean Energy (DICE)

Diversity in Clean Energy (DICE) is a student-led organization focused on diversity and equal opportunity in clean tech. DICE facilitates connections between students and professionals in cleantech by holding EnergyHour meetings with industry speakers once a month and by hosting career talks over coffee with Clean Energy Institute seminar speakers.

Read more about the DICE Charter.

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 Officers

Faculty Advisor

Prof. Christine Luscombe (luscombe@uw.edu)

Upcoming Events

  • 10/2 – EnergyHour with Stephanie Gowing – Green Business Advocate for the City of Seattle, Tracy Morgenstern – Climate Policy Advisor for the City of Seattle, Kelly Rula – New Mobility, Climate, and Urban Freight at SDOT, and Irina Rasputnis – Lighting Design Lab (LDL) Executive Director.  12:00 – 1:00 PM, MolES 115.
  • 10/18 – DICE Networking Night 2018. 6:00-8:00 PM, Nano Engineering & Sciences Building Lobby.  Register Now
  • 10/30 – Career Coffee with Linda Cadwell.  11:00-12:00 PM, MolES 315.
  • 11/1 – Career Coffee with Brian Johnson. 10:3o-11:30 AM, MolES 115.
  • 11/6 – EnergyHour with Vanessa Miler-Fels – Renewable Energy & Sustainability Strategist at Microsoft. 12:00 – 1:00 PM, MolES 115.
  • 11/29 – Career Coffee with Professor Neal Armstrong – University of Arizona. 10:30 – 11:30 AM, MolES 115.
  • 12/4 – EnergyHour with Rachel Brombaugh – Executive Energy Policy and Partnerships Specialist at King County. 12:00 – 1:00 PM, MolES 115.
  • 12/6 – Career Coffee with Professor Tobais Hanrath – Cornell. 10:30 – 11:30 AM, MolES 115.

Past Events

  • Professional Development Series (4 parts) with Jen Barnes (OneEnergy Renewables) and Dr. Malin Young (PNNL)
  • Student Panel from the Institute for Science and Math Education (ISME) 3-4
  • Introduce a Girl to Photonics
  • Strengthening STEM through Diversity
  • DiCE Networking Night

Past Invited Speakers

    • Mikhaila Gonzales – SparkNorthwest
    • Carol Weis – Remote Energy
    • Tyler O’Farrell – Puget Sound Energy
    • Renee Gastineau, Becca Gillespie, & Kathryn Oseen-Senda – UniEnergy Technologies
    • Kristin Martinez, Jennifer Barnes, Gia Clark – OneEnergy Renewables
    • Alex Byrne- DNV GL
    • Jeanette Fiess – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
    • Morgan Mielenz & Nitin Manchanda – Energy Hippo
    • Chloe Fabien – Modern Electron
    • Sarah Fredrick, Senior Research Scientist – EnerG2
    • Dawn Lehman – UW Professor
    • Eve Riskin – Associate Dean of Diversity and Access in the College of Engineering
    • Dirk Weiss – First Solar
    • Renee Gastineau – CEI
    • Prof. Christine Luscombe – University of Washington
    • Dr. Jessica Koehne – NASA Ames Research Center
    • Melanie Roberts – Former AAAS Fellow
    • Prof. Kameshwar Poolla – UC Berkeley
    • Stephanie Celt and Sameer Ranade – BlueGreen Alliance
    • Prof. Tom Meyer – UNC
    • Prof. Dan Steingart – Princeton
    • Prof. Michael McGehee – Stanford
    • Kristine Parra – University of Washington
    • Prof. Donna Nelson – University of Oklahoma
    • Prof. Malika Jeffries-El – Boston University
    • Prof. Jean-Luc Bredas – Georgia Tech
    • Takayuki Homma – Waseda University
    • Prof. Lynn Loo, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
    • Prof. Ian Dobson – Iowa State University
    • Dr. Jennifer Garbi – ARPA-E
    • Prof. Elsa Reichmanis – Georgia Institute of Technology