Author Zachary Fowler

WISER Celebrates Second-Ever Alumni Mentorship Day

A celebratory feeling buzzes through the air on WISER’s campus all morning, long before the first guests walk through the gate. Everyone is eager for day’s events—and for good reason, it is WISER’s second-ever Alumni Mentorship Day! WISER alums are equally excited for this homecoming. Dozens of young professionally dressed women flow through the front […]

“Education is the key to everything”: A student leader’s WISER experience

When she’s out in her community, Josephine Beatrice often gets asked the same question: “What is it like at WISER?” “WISER is an institution that develops a girl child to have both community morals and also to be a self-motivator,” she says. “From the skills that you are being provided, you can be your own […]

WISER Girls Shine at Regional Science and Engineering Fair

WISER girls recently showed off their skills at the Regional Science and Engineering fair, continuing a long tradition of taking their STEM education a step outside the classroom. This year, WISER sent 7 incredible projects that scored in the top-five at the county level to the regional fair, including projects in Chemistry, Engineering, Robotics, Applied […]

“The Opportunity to Dream”: A WISER supporter story

Eileen Vergino is passionate about science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Her desire to see more women and girls in STEM first brought her to WISER in 2017 and she’s been a WISER enthusiast ever since. We spoke with Eileen to hear more about her interests in STEM and what drives her to champion the […]

WISER Team Named a National Finalist in 2018 Innovate Kenya Competition

  A team of WISER girls has been named one of only 12 awardees in the 2018 Innovate Kenya competition. Innovate Kenya is a nationwide contest hosted by Global Minimum that invites student teams to propose innovative ideas that solve tangible problems in their communities. The WISER team is being honored for their project, “The […]