Sixth annual WISE Recognition Awards Reception set for March 18

Women in the Sciences and Engineering Institute will host its sixth annual WISE Recognition Awards Reception from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday, March 18, at the Earth and Mineral Sciences Museum, 16 Deike Building, on the University Park campus. The Penn State community is invited to join the institute in recognizing the outstanding men and women who have helped women and girls excel in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). RSVP at http://www.equity.psu.edu/wise/recognition.asp by March 4.

At the reception, the following individuals will be honored for their contributions:

WISE Recognition Awards Recipients

These awards are given to Penn State faculty members, staff members and graduate and undergraduate students who have excelled in helping women and girls recognize and achieve their potential in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.

-- Faculty category: Wendy Hanna-Rose
-- Staff category: JoAnn Vender
-- Graduate student category: Kathryn Erickson
-- Undergraduate student category: Caitlin Tice
-- Community category: Mary Dupuis

WISE Outstanding Service Award Recipients

These awards are given to student groups and/or individuals who have excelled in helping women and girls recognize and achieve their potential in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.

-- Engineering Ambassadors
-- Graduate Women in Science

Last Updated March 03, 2011