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 2020 event will be held on Thursday, January 30 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 2020 banquet will feature a keynote address by Feryal Ozel, a world reknown astrophysicis and advocate for more inclusive science and engineering communities.
Each month, WISE hosts a panel of Women in STEM who work in academia and industry to discuss the unique challenges and opportunities that women have in STEM-related fields. These panels welcome young women from all over Tucson to connect with panelists, ask questions, and learn from their... read more
This fall, WISE launched The Bio/Diversity Project Leadership Program. This program aims to facilitate the development of the next generation of environmental leaders and scientists committed to diversity and inclusion through a year-long paid leadership development program. Each month,... read more