About WiSE Study Abroad

Travel to London with WiSE! The focus of the program is a comparative analysis of issues facing women in science and engineering in the United States and how those issues are different/similar for women internationally. The program will also provide students the opportunity to explore the broader social, economic, political, and historical contexts of STEM and gender within the US and UK.

Dates & Location

Travel will occur March 9-17, 2018 to London, England. 

Cost Estimate

The total cost is estimated at $3,500. Scholarships from WiSE in the amount of $500-$1,000 are available. 

Course Information 

Once accepted into the program, students will be enrolled into the corresponding course, INT ST 295, which occurs over the entire spring 2018 semester. Students will receive 3-credits towards their International Perspectives requirements.

Activities

  • Tours including Westminster Abbey, Tower of London, Science Museum
  • Visit local STEM company
  • Double decker bus tour
  • Experience a UK college campus
  • Catch a show in one of London's many theatres
  • And much more!

Application

The deadline to apply for both program and scholarship is November 3, 2017.

Program application 

Scholarship application

 

Contact Information

Carly Miller • Undergraduate Programs Coordinator • millerc@iastate.edu • 515-294-9964