WISEST:  Women in Scholarship, Engineering, Science & Technology is a unit of the University of Alberta that has dedicated over 30 years to empowering women in the fields of science, engineering and technology.

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We are hiring a Resident Advisor for our Summer Research Program

UofA students who have completed at least their second year of study are invited to apply to this six week position. See details and apply on the UofA Caps Site.

Registration for the 9th Annual WISEST Golf Tournament and Silent Auction is now open!

Join WISEST on July 29th at the Mill Woods Golf Course to support diversity in science, engineering and technology! Click here to view details, register your team, or to learn about becoming a tournament sponsor.

WISEST is gearing up for it's Summer Research Program - July 2-Aug 13th

Soon, WISEST will welcome 40 bright young Grade 11 students for 6-weeks of interactive learning in a research lab at the UofA. Learn more about the Summer Research Program and ways that you can be involved as a volunteer or as a program sponsor.


  1. Have you heard about STEMfest?

    May 15 2015

    This fall, Saskatoon will host a world-class conference related to everything science, technology, engineering and math. Learn more.

  2. Pederson Awarded Stars of Alberta Volunteer Award

    December 08 2014

    Long time WISEST volunteer, Ingrid Pederson, P.Eng., receives prestigious award for her amazing volunteer work in our community.

  3. Gladstone Lends Expertise to NASA

    October 22 2014

    UofA's Jeanette Gladstone discusses her knowledge of ultraluminous X-ray sources and neutron stars with NASA to support announcement of a new discovery.

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