Yannik Matthews

2010 External Fellow, AAS

Home Department: Architecture

Yannick Malik Matthews is a Pacific Northwest native. Born and raised in Seattle Washington, he completed his undergraduate education at Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. Yannick graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a B.S. in Mathematics in 2010. During his four years at Morehouse Yannick conducted research in a number of scientific labs. He researched Physics (Lattice Quantum Chromodynamics) at the University of Washington, Mathematical Graph Theory at Morehouse College, and Material Science Engineering (irradiated iron defect propagation) at Washington State University. After receiving his Masters in Architecture, Yannick would like to study for an advanced degree in sustainable design and eventually open his own Architectural firm in Seattle. Yannick has two hopes for his career: to influence the community to live life more sustainably, and to inspire younger generations to study towards advanced degrees in Math and Science.

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