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September 2015

September 2015 General Body Meeting

September 11, 2015 @ 12:50 pm - 1:40 pm
Marston Library L136
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WiSE Up! September 2015

September 22, 2015 @ 6:30 am - 8:00 pm
The Midnight, 223 S Main St.
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
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Our first WiSE Up Discussion of the year will be on Tuesday, September 22nd at the Midnight in Downtown Gainesville. We will be continuing our discussion on our theme for this year: The Scientific Spectrum. Scientists are a diverse group of people. The intersections of our experiences in our respective scientific fields with out gender identities, races, ethnicities, ages, sexual and romantic orientations, disability statuses, socioeconomic standings, religions, and many more make all of our experiences unique and important. The…

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October 2015

October 2015 General Body Meeting

October 2, 2015 @ 12:50 pm - 1:40 pm
Marston Science Library Visualization Room, 444 Newell Dr
Gainesville, 32611

Come join your favorite WiSE folks for our celebration of Ada Lovelace Day during our General Body Meeting! When: Friday October 2, 12:50 - 1:40 Marston Science Library Visualization Room Ada Lovelace Day is about sharing stories of women engineers, scientists, technologists, and mathematicians who have inspired you to become who you are today. The aim is to create new role models for girls and women in these male-dominated fields by raising the profile of other women in STEM. You can…

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WiSE Up! “We are in fact unequal”

October 29, 2015 @ 6:30 am - 8:00 pm
The Midnight, 223 S Main St.
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
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"To the women in my engineering classes: While it is my intention in every other interaction I share with you to treat you as my peer, let me deviate from that to say that you and I are in fact unequal." Have you seen the recent Letter to the Editor written by Jared Mauldin from Eastern Washington University? His words on the unfair conditions his women peers have to face in engineering is going viral, and it's easy to see…

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December 2015

WiSE Panel Discussion: So you don’t want to be a professor?

December 3, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Marston Science Library Visualization Room, 444 Newell Dr
Gainesville, 32611
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"So You Don't Want to be a Professor?" - Exploring Other Career Paths in Science Join WiSE this Thursday (12/3) for a panel discussion on career paths in science that you may not have been aware of! WiSE is a safe space for people of all genders and all levels of their careers. New members are always welcome -- bring a friend! RSVP on our Facebook event page.

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January 2016

January 2016 General Body Meeting

January 29, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Marston Library L136

Come join your favorite WiSE folks in the Visualization Room of Marston Science (L136) for our Spring semester kick off! After winter break, we are all getting back into the swing of classes and research. We will be updating everyone on the WiSE Spring Girls Camp, in which local middle school girls are invited to UF to participate in a week long science camp, and how to get involved if you wish to volunteer. We will also be collecting feedback…

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February 2016

Industry Connections for STEM Graduate Students

February 2, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
UF Career Resource Center, 6861 Reitz Union Dr.
Gainesville, 32611
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Join GSAC (Graduate Student Advisory Council) and WiSE for an evening with industry representatives! Attend this new networking event to develop relationships with Industry Employers hiring students with PhDs in STEM fields. Representatives from employers including Teach for America, the Middlesex Corporation, Chewy.com and more will be available to discuss employment opportunities within their respective companies for graduate degree holders. Bring copies of your updated resume, dress in business professional attire, and be prepared to deliver your elevator pitch! Dress…

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February WiSE Up! Why do service?

February 18, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Midnight, 223 S Main St.
Gainesville, FL 32601 United States
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Many leaders donate their time to local organizations, volunteer projects, and community service. But have you ever stopped to analyze why we give back? Join your favorite WiSE folks for some food and happy hour discussion on why we dedicate our time to service, in any way that you define service. As always, appetizers are on us. See you there! WiSE is a safe space for people of all genders and all levels of their careers. New members welcome --…

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April 2016

2016/2017 Officer Elections and Awards

April 15, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

WiSE Officer Elections Elections will be on Friday, 4/15 from 3-4PM If you are interested in becoming more involved in WiSE next year, please fill our the following quick nomination form. The current officers are more than willing to discuss their leadership roles with you if you have any questions. No prior involvement experience is required! Please nominate yourself or somebody else for a position with the Google form: http://goo.gl/forms/WjZjlAabWm   WiSE Awards WiSE is also giving away two awards to members…

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September 2017

General Body Meeting #1

September 20, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Carr Hall, room 222

Come to the first Fall Semester meeting of the Women in Science and Engineering organization. Meet your 2017-2018 WiSe officers, learn about upcoming career development series, and get some free pizza! WiSE UP with us after the meeting with an informal social at Felipe's Taqueria on 1209 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601. Photos

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