The Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Program was established at the University of Arizona in 1976 as part of the Women's Studies Department and the Southwest Institute for Research on Women. WISE aims to increase interest and diversity in the fields of social and natural science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine by offering a variety of outreach programs and student engagement opportunities. For more information on the programs we offer check-out the links above or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Become a sponsor for the annual Science and Engineering Excellence Banquet, hosted by the University of Arizona Women in Science and Engineering Program. The 2017 event will be held on Thursday, April 13th in the North Ballroom of the Student Union Memorial Center. This event provides an opportunity to recognize individuals and organizations that work to increase interest and diversity in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics throughout southern Arizona. The 2017 banquet will feature keynote speaker, Mara Aspinall, biotech executive and healthcare pioneer.
On April 30th, WISE Director, Dr. Jill Williams, had the opportunity to present to 21 young women from Sonora, Mexico as part of an educational exchange organized by the Office of Global Initiatives. The Women in STEM Seminar was tailored to undergraduate women engineers and is an intensive, week-... read more
The University of Arizona Green Fund recently awarded WISE $95,000 over two years to continue and expand the Bio/Diversity Project. The Bio/Diversity Project aims to increase the diversity of voices included in discussions of environmental problems and the development of their solutions by... read more