Women in Sciences and Humanities Earning Doctorates 

About Us

WISHED is a student-run group supported by the Flora Stone Mather Center at CWRU. It is a community of women-identified doctoral students providing social and professional resources for personal and community development. WISHED provides a community of support for the personal and professional challenges women experience during their doctoral studies and throughout their future careers.

Our Vision 

WISHED embroiled vision statement. Vision: A community supporting the unique experiences of women pursuing doctorates, validating and promoting personal and professional growth.

What We Do

WISHED Event at ABC.
  • Provide Community Events
  • Accountability Groups to Support Professional Progress
  • Professional Development and Networking Events
  • Organize Support Groups to Foster Mental Health
  • Writing and Working Support Groups

Our Board


Bushra Alghamdi - President 

Fan Yang - Vice President 

Dominique Franson - Secretary 

Gwen Donley - Treasurer 

Jessica Salley - Professional Development 

Sarah Kohrt - Social Chair 

Anna Miller - Communications

Contact Us

Email: WISHED.cwru@gmail.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CWRUWISHED

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