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.
WISE Director joins the Director of the STEMAZing Project to speak at BIO2
On March 4th, WISE Director Jill Williams joined the Director of the STEMAZing Project, DaNel Hogan, to speak to guests at Biosphere2 about the importance of fostering science identity and motivation among girls and young women. Jill and DaNel were invited to speak at BIO2 as part of their "What... read more
WISE Featured in March Issue of Desert Leaf Magazine
The UA Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Program was featured in the March issue of Desert Leaf magazine. The article, entitled "Diversity Produces Better Science", focuses on the challenges women face in STEM fields and features a number of WISE programs that aim to support women along... read more