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.
We lovingly remember the life and legacy of one of WISE's more prominent supporters, Dr. Helen Schaefer. Many of you are well aware of Dr. Helen Schaefer’s legacy as a UA leader in the UA and Tucson community, but may not know she served on WISE’s advisory board for decades. The Dr. Helen S.... read more
University of Arizona students (mentees) are matched with faculty, staff, and industry associates (mentors) based on their goals, career interests, and background. The mentor/mentee pairs meet once a month at their convenience to have conversations regarding their STEM trajectory. These... read more