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.
Three of our Girls Who Code participants have taken the initiative to form a team and participate in the yearly Technovation competition. Technovation challenges teams of girls from all over the world to learn and apply the skills need to solve real-world problems through tech. Their team, Team... read more
This semester, two former inters with The Bio/Diversity Project are participating in paid internships at Saguaro National Park made possible by a partnership between WISE and the Park. Interns Adalee Martinez and Natalie Thompson are working as part of the national park's education team. In this... read more