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.
Our February Women in STEM Panel featured 7 successful women at various stages of their STEM careers. They reflected on this month's topic--Being Empowered and Asking for Help--reminding attendees of the importance of being willing to seek out resources and ask for help when challenges arise. ... read more
This month, we've been excited to collaborate with environmental organizations from across Tucson to host a series of panels focused on gender, race, and the environment. This series has provided a unique opportunity to talk honestly about the barriers people from marginalized groups face when... read more