Executive Board – 2016

Congratulations to the new UNC WISE Executive Board for 2016! At our December meeting we voted to elect Stephanie Murray, Cortney Cavanaugh, and Gulden Othman to serve on this year’s board. We are looking forward to what’s ahead this year!

2016 Executive Board Elections

WISE will be holding elections for the 2016 Executive Board during the December meeting.  Three nominations for the board were accepted and each candidate has provided a vision statement for their involvement with WISE for the upcoming year.  (You can click on each nominee’s name below to access her vision statement.)  We encourage everyone to read through these statements before attending the December WISE meeting, to be held Monday December 14th at 6 pm in Venable 2204.

In alphabetical order, the candidates are:

October Meeting

Hello WISE Members!

Our October meeting was last week, and we had a great discussion on the current statistics of women and underrepresented minorities in STEM, focusing specifically on hiring biases. Check out the awesome and informative slides created by Kyle, and see the three main papers we talked about:

See you next month!

WISE Womeni in Science Wikipedia Edit-a-thon (04.16.2015)





WISE is excited to be co-sponsoring the upcoming UNC Women in Science Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on April 16 from 6-10PM.   You don’t need to stay for the entire event, and no Wikipedia editing experience is required! Anyone interested (community and outside community members) are encouraged to register for the event online.  More information can be found on the event page.

Questions?  Contact Kyle Reeves or UNC WISE.

2015 Executive Board Elections

UNC WISE will be holding elections for the new 2015 Executive Board during its December meeting.  There were three, accepted nominations to the Board.  Each candidate has provided a written vision statement.  (You can click on each nominee’s name below to access her vision statement.)  We invite everyone to read through these vision statements before attending the December WISE meeting.

In alphabetical order, the candidates are:

November Meeting!

Hello WISE Members!

Our November meeting is tonight, and we will be hearing from Amy Blackburn who is joining us from University Career Services! We invite you to join us tonight, Thursday, November 6th at 5 PM in the Carolina Union Rm. 2422.

Amy Blackburn will lead an interactive workshop focused on creating individualized career/job search plans.  She will teach us about the 5 Es of Career Development, and will allow for plenty of time for open discussion and questions.

We are excited to see you tonight!

Welcome-back Social

We will be having a social tonight, September 8th at 5 pm at Old Chicago on Franklin Street to celebrate the beginning of the new school year! Come hear what event we have in store for the next semester and network with other WISE members. Light appetizers will be served. We hope to see everyone there!