State Relations

May 5, 2010

Facebook “friends” Seattle, likes UW talent

Good “jobs” news out of Seattle today. Facebook officially announced plans to open an engineering office in Seattle.

Why Seattle? Primarily talent, reports Mike Schroepfer, vice president of engineering at Facebook. In particular, UW computer science graduates.

Read the full story here, and, while you’re at it, check out our stellar computer science program here.