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.
On May 2nd, WISE co-hosted a fieldtrip for local middle and high school students in collaboration with Association of Women Geoscientists and TUSD’s Mexican American Student Services Department. The fieldtrip brought 30 students from WISE's Imagine Your STEM Future program at Desert View High... read more
This academic year, WISE has had the opportunity to work with University Analytics and Institutional Research to create a publicly accessible dashboard that provides data on women in STEM retention and graduation rates. This dashboard allows users to easily visualize how rates for female students... read more