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

  • 1/15 – EnergyHour with Dr. Molly Shor – Impact Committee Chair at Keiretsu Forum Northwest. 12:00-1:00 PM, MolES 115.
  • 1/24 – Career Coffee with Quyen Nguyen – University of California Santa Barbara. 10:30 – 11:30 AM, MolES 115.
  • 2/7 – Career Coffee with Dragan Maksimovic – University of Colorado Boulder. 10:30 – 11:30 AM, MolES 115.
  • 2/12 – EnergyHour with Trevor Martin – Hive Battery Labs. 12:00 – 1:00 PM, MolES 115.
  • 2/21 – Career Coffee with Vijay Vittal – University of Arizona. 10:30 – 11:30 AM, MolES 115.
  • 2/21 – Winter Quarter General Meeting. 5:00 – 6:00 PM, MolES 115.
  • 3/6 – DICE & WCS Resume and Interview Winter Workshop with Alice Kim from the College of Engineering. 5:00 – 6:30 PM, CHB 102.

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
    • Prof. Brian Johnson – University of Washington
    • Vanessa Miler-Fels –  Microsoft.
    • Sarah Vorpahl – WA Department of Commerce
    • Prof. Neal Armstrong – University of Arizona.
    • Prof. Tobais Hanrath – Cornell