News & Updates

“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 […]

Johnson & Johnson Volunteer Team Leads Special Programs On-Campus

One of the greatest lessons students learn at WISER, both in and out of the classroom, is how important it is to work with others in a team. That’s why, last month, we were delighted to welcome an international group of employees and friends of Johnson & Johnson to team up with the WISER girls […]

WISER Adds New Team Members in the US and Kenya

We are thrilled to announce the newest additions to WISER’s global team. In Kenya, Linda Njeri Kamau and Neema W. Kanyua are the newest voices joining the WISER NGO Board. In the U.S, we welcome Alexandria Jonas as Development Director, Susan Joines as Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant, and Liddy Grantland as Communications Assistant. We are also excited […]

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 […]

WISER Alum Makes Waves at the Titan Generator during SXSW

This month, the Titan Generator event brought young entrepreneurs and activists to the Google headquarters in Austin for a day of networking, collaborative problem-solving, and connections to valuable resources. Among the invited attendees was none other than WISER alumna, Floviance, who graduated from our first-ever class in 2013! The event, held during the 2019 South […]