Women in Safety Engineering (WISE)
Building a WISE Foundation
Tuesday, March 7, 5:15 p.m., F150-151
Meet with safety professionals from a variety of industries to discuss opportunities for networking, mentorship, and valuable resources designed to assist female safety professionals in their safety and health careers. Our keynote speaker is Lesli Johnson, a founding member of WISE and respected safety professional. Also featured is a moderated panel interview of female safety professionals who will share their experiences of how they landed in a safety career. Join us as we recognize talented WISE safety professionals selected by
their peers and who are instrumental in building a safety foundation in their areas. This event is open to all.
event. Light refreshments are provided.
The Women in Safety Engineering (WISE) Common Interest Group fosters the advancement of women and the sharing of ideas in the OSH profession. WISE continuously evaluates the state of women in the OSH profession, facilitates mentoring of all OSH professionals, encourages networking to strengthen professional relationships, promotes continuing education and professional certifications, and supports the development and peer review of content related to issues specific to women in the workplace as well as within the OSH profession.
2017 Scholarships Available-Application Deadline March 31
Posted: Jan 20, 2017
The Columbia Willamette Chapter (CWC) of the American Society for Safety Engineers (ASSE)
is now calling for scholarship applications!
Since 1978, the CWC Chapter has awarded scholarships to qualified students attending universities in Oregon and Washington. Each year, CWC ASSE awards the ASSE Columbia-Willamette Chapter Leadership Award ($750.00) and the Walter G. Thorsell Memorial Scholarship ($1,000). These are made possible by the generosity of our local CWC-ASSE members, individuals, corporations, and local sections.
Please review the application criteria and instructions. You can access the application form by following the link and submit your request for scholarship support by the March 31, 2017 deadline. Not a student? Pass this opportunity on to someone you know!
We look forward to reviewing your application, and wish you a safe and Happy New Year.