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Cheryl Platz
Cheryl is a Seattle-based user experience designer currently working for Microsoft in their Server & Tools division. Before that, she spent four years in the video game industry, shipping over half a dozen games on multiple platforms -- and worked for Walt Disney World as an interface designer. Her website is

Entries by Cheryl Platz

Turning the Tides for STEM in Washington State

(6) Comments | Posted July 9, 2013 | 4:30 PM

Washington State has long boasted some technology titans. Over time, the state has also built up a critical mass of professionals and educators passionate about sharing the power of science and technology careers -- particularly computer science -- with a new generation.

But for many years, progress was slow or...

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What is UX Design?

(1) Comments | Posted March 8, 2013 | 3:58 PM

Editor's Note: This post is part of a series produced by HuffPost's Girls In STEM Mentorship Program. Join the community as we discuss issues affecting women in science, technology, engineering and math.

We are the people working feverishly behind the scenes to make sure you don't...

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