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 email@example.com.
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.
WISE Director, Jill Williams, receives two-year fellowship from the Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice. Dr. Williams will use the funds provided through the fellowship to complete a research project on social justice-based environmental science educational programs with Dr. Sara... read more
Girls are still less interested in STEM careers than boys. This is what Tucson is doing about it. Read the full article, including interview excerpts with WISE Director, Jill Williams, here.