WiscAMP Events Archive

Past Events

Understanding Interventions that Broaden Participation in Research Careers


The 5th Annual Conference on Understanding Interventions that Broaden Participation in Research Careers will take place in Baltimore, MD May 10-12, 2012. The conference is designed to create a dialogue among behavioral/social science and education researchers, evaluators, and faculty in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields who participate in intervention programs.

Webinar on Stereotype Threat


The Women in Engineering ProActive Network (WEPAN) is hosting a webinar from 12:00 pm to 1:00 (central) with Dr. Joshua Aronson on Stereotype Threat and the Nature and Nurture of Intelligence. You can register for the webinar here.

WiscAMP Annual Meeting


SAVE THE DATE! The WiscAMP Annual Meeting is scheduled for Friday, October 19, 2012 at the Madison Concourse Hotel in downtown Madison.

The meeting is a great opportunity for WiscAMP students to connect with each other, present their research and attend workshops to build success in their STEM majors. WiscAMP campus liaisons, governing board members, and Small Grant PIs will have many opportunities to share strategies for success and build collaborative relationships for future WiscAMP projects. See you there!

SAVE THE DATE: WiscAMP Governing Board Meeting


WiscAMP Governing Board Members: Save the date for the WiscAMP Governing Board Meeting on Friday, November 9, at 2:15 p.m. on the UW-Madison Campus. Details will follow.

WiscAMP Governing Board Meeting


The WiscAMP Governing Board will meet on Friday, November 9, at 2:00 pm in room 1820, Van Hise on the UW-Madison campus. Governing board members who are traveling from more than 120 miles away who might require hotel accommodations can do so by contacting Denise Thomas at 608-262-7764 or thomasd@engr.wisc.edu.

27th National Conference for Undergraduate Research


UW-La Crosse will be hosting NCUR April 11-14, 2013. This is an excellent conference for students to present their research. WiscAMP students are strongly encouraged to attend!

WiscAMP Annual Meeting!


Save the date for our WiscAMP Annual Meeting on Friday, November 1, 2013. We'll be meeting at the Union South in on the UW-Madison Campus. Our keynote speaker for our luncheon is Dr. Kathryn Milligan-Myhre, a microbiologist who will discuss her research and her academic career.

WiscAMP Annual Meeting and Preconference Workshop

WiscAMP Annual Meeting Preconference Workshop


In this workshop, the participants will play the game, Fair Play and engage in a facilitated discussion about addressing unconscious bias in their relationships with students, as well as at their institutions.

WiscAMP Annual Meeting and Student Poster Presentation


SAVE THE DATE! The WiscAMP Annual Meeting is scheduled for Friday, November 7,2014 at the UW Madison-Union South.

LSMCE Conference Call for Proposals


The Louis Stokes Midwest Center for Excellence Conference will be held on October 28-29 at the Hyatt Regency in Lisle, Illinois, just outside Chicago. Proposals for presentations are due Sept. 9, 2016 by 11:00 pm EDT.

 If you are selected to present, your registration fee, travel (up to $250) and hotel (one night) will be covered by the conference. Go here to learn more.

UW-Madison STEM Student Retreat


The UW-Madison STEM Student Retreat is for 1st and 2nd year students who are majoring or interested in majoring in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics discipline. The theme of the retreat is:  "Exploring Wellness, Building Community and Navigating STEM."

You can register at this link. 

WiscAMP Student Leadership Symposium and Annual Meeting


Our registration for the WiscAMP Student Leadership Symposium & Annual Meeting on Saturday, February 25, 2017 is now open. Please follow the link to register for this event. We encourage students, faculty and staff who are committed to broadening participation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to attend this event. 


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