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NWiS Meetings and events

NWiS General Meeting (first Tuesday of every month at 1pm)

We use the general meetings to plan events and discuss ideas for NWIS. Everyone is welcome!  Our next meeting is on February 6th.

Location: Hazen Dining Room, Hazen building, 1st floor

Minutes from previous meetings.

NWiS Coffee Hour (monthly)

Join us for coffee, cookies, and a topical discussion. All welcome.

Upcoming Coffee Hours:

  • Meet the Ombuds Office ft. Reuben Mitchell
    January 17, 12:00, Graduate Office Dining Room

  • Title IX Discussion Panel ft. Dawn Eastmond (Graduate Program), Reuben Mitchell (Ombuds), Jen Crosby (VP of People Services), and Daphne Lurie (Director of Counseling Center)
    February 15, 1:00, Keck Auditorium

NWiS Speed Mentoring with Science Saturday participants

February 10, 12:30-1:30, Graduate Office

International Women’s Day Discussion and Luncheon

Co-sponsored with Internal Services Office

March 8, 11:30, Graduate Office Dining Room

Female Faculty Lecture Series (biannual)

Career talk by a local female facutly member followed by a group dinner.

Next installment coming Spring 2018

Outreach Events

February 10, 2018: Collaboration with BE WiSE (Better Education for Women in Science and Engineering) on TSRI's Science Saturday. Link to their website:

March 10th, 2018: NWiS Booth at Expanding Your Horizons Conference

Coming Summer 2018: Provide mentorship in collaboration with TSRI's High School Internship Program:


Past Events

"Understanding Your Leave Rights" with Benefits Manager Paige Gearhart (September 2017)

Female Faculty Lecture Series: Nancy Caine, PhD (CSU San Marcos) (April 2017)