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.
WISEST Notice Board
WISEST is Seeking a Co-Chair
We are thrilled that our Chair, Denise Hemmings, will be continuing on with WISEST. However, we are now seeking a Co-Chair to work with Denise and to step into an exciting leadership role! Learn more about our Advisory Board and what a leadership role with WISEST would look like here. Interested individuals can email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SET Conference Postponed until 2015
WISEST will not be holding our annual SET Conference for high school girls this fall. But don't worry! We plan to have it back in action by 2015!
Thank You 2014 Summer Research Program Sponsors!
Forty Grade 11 students just finished an amazing 6-week journey in our Summer Research Program, which would not have been possible with out the generous support of our program partners and contributors. Please view them here.
June 12 2014
Dr. Maria Klawe, President of Harvey Mudd College, shares her success at WISEST's May 29th Annual Lecture and Inaugural Symposium.
March 16 2014
In an inspiring interview, Margaret-Ann Armour shares her insights.
March 03 2014
After 20 years of inspiration and encouragement to the WISEST community, WISEST Coordinator, Grace Ennis is retiring. Please read her heartfelt farewell inside.