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 February 2, 2018, WISE Director, Dr. Jill Williams, had the opportunity to give the opening address at a workshop for University of Arizona faculty, staff, and students entitled, Engineering in an Intersectional World. This workshop was hosted by the UA Collaborative for Engineering Education... read more
On November 1, WISE Director, Dr. Jill Wiliams, had the opportunity to speak to faculty, staff, and students from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences as part of the College's Perspectives on Diversity and Inclusion speakers series. Dr. Williams talk was entitled, "Difficult Dialogues in... read more