Welcome to WISE

Thank you for visiting the University of Iowa's WISE Program website! Follow the links at the top of each page to view information based on the various populations we serve, as well as other great WISE programs and resources!

 

THE MISSION of the Women in Science and Engineering Program is to expand and improve educational and professional opportunities for women in all fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) by facilitating individual, institutional, and social change.

Learn more about the specific aims of the WISE at out Mission/Goals page.

What's happening in WISE

WISE Ambassadors - First Meeting

When: Sunday, September 6, 2015 @ 6:00pm

WISE Ambassadors is a UISG-recognized student organization that coordinates K-12 and community outreach activities, plans a variety of social events, and arranges career-exploration/professional development opportunities for undergraduate and graduate women in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) majors.

These are some of the great leadership and service activities we do each year:
•Visiting local schools to encourage curiosity inscience and math
•Working with the DeGowin Blood Center toorganize an annual blood drive
•Organizing the annual Science and EngineeringExtravaganza for 3rd-6th grade girls
•Volunteering with local organizations such asHabitat for Humanity, Rummage in the Ramp
•Serving as a role model for K-12 students
•Providing opportunities for professionaldevelopment, such as trips to regional
companies in STEM-related fields

If interested, please come to our first meeting on Sunday, September 6th at 6:00pm in 2520D UCC (University Capitol Center). Free dinner will be served! Please RSVP to wise@uiowa.edu by Friday September 4th so that we can have an accurate count to order food.

You can find more information on Orgsync (search for: WISE Ambassadors) or at http://www.uiowa.edu/wise/wise-ambassadors

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Samantha Vancel at least 5 days in advance at samantha-vancel@uiowa.edu.

Upcoming Events

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