Author Zachary Fowler

WISER Holds First-Ever Alumni Day

A group of young women stands in front of the bright blue front gate at WISER. They are dressed in a variety of styles – business wear, handmade dresses, clothing in dozens of different colors, each more vibrant than the next. They have come to campus from all across Kenya; from Eldoret, Nakuru, Nairobi, and […]

New Alumni Computer Course has WISER Grads Feeling College-Ready

As students in the US head back to school, our recent WISER alumni are gearing up to begin their college journeys on campuses across Kenya. Our 5th class of WISER graduates will be studying everything from computer science to social work this fall, and while starting your first semester of college can be intimidating, these […]

Duke Students Conclude Two Months of Projects at WISER

The WISER campus has been particularly busy over the last two months as we play host to twelve hardworking students from Duke University. This team of undergraduates has traveled to Muhuru Bay as a part of DukeEngage – a civic engagement program which sends over 400 Duke University students across the globe to pursue a […]

Solar Power Comes to WISER and Muhuru Bay

“Now, power outages don’t distract us from studying. Every time we are in class, we know that we will not be bothered by the power. We can always be focused.” – Veronica, WISER 3rd year student. Solar power has arrived on the WISER campus thanks to a new partnership between WISER and We Care Solar. […]

Meet One of WISER’s Newest Alumni: This is Lillian

Lillian can be described in many ways. She is a powerful and intelligent young woman. She is a budding scientist and a practiced problem-solver. And as of this month, she is a WISER graduate. But perhaps more than anything else, Lillian can be described with one word: trailblazer. “My family is proud of me, being […]