New members and guests are always welcome at all WISER events,
as are all interested CWRU faculty and staff. WISER sponsors a variety
of programs and events, including peer and professional mentoring,
monthly meetings, social outings, field trips and opportunities for
professional and educational enrichment.
Professional and Peer mentoring are key elements of
WISER program. Professional Mentor pairs meet several times throughout
the semester, and keep in contact through email and phone calls as
The Peer Mentoring Program pairs first or second year WISER
students with WISER upperclass or graduate student in a similar major
or field of study.
OUTREACH ACTIVITIES & REQUESTS
WISER has partnered with Citizens Leadership Academy (CLA) and
Monticello Middle School for a grades 6-8 after-school Girls' Science
and Engineering Club.
Seva, meaning 'service' in
Sanskrit, is intended to promote the goals and vision of WISER through
various initiatives for underprivileged girls in Bangalore.
Monthly scheduled activities are designed to stimulate
discussion and thought about some of the issues related to being a
woman in STEMM, to help build skills for success in the university and
beyond, and to build a community of women in the sciences and
engineering at CWRU.
WISER LOUNGE: Sears 545
WISER students are able to gather and meet in their own WISER
room. Centrally located on campus, the room is set up for conversation,
napping, and working. The lounge also has computers and a printer
If you are interested in supporting the next generation of
women in WISER, sign up to become a member: firstname.lastname@example.org.