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.
Research shows that interaction with female STEM mentors plays an important role in helping girls develop a positive STEM identity that supports interest and persistence within the STEM fields. The Imagine Your STEM Future Program does just that — by pairing female engineers at Raytheon and... read more
Each year WISE hosts the Launching Your Career Symposium, a networking and professional development symposium that aims to help female-identifying STEM students and allies gain the skills, knowledge, and relationships necessary to succeed along their STEM journeys and into the workforce. The COVID-... read more