Events

WCER and its projects host dozens of lectures, panels discussions and other events throughout the year, including the Wisconsin Ideas in Education and Carl A. Grant series, and the annual UW-Madison Education Research Poster Fair.

Nearly all these events are free, and open to the campus community, as well as to other educators, community leaders and members of the interested public.

You can scroll event descriptions beginning with the most current on this page, get a larger view and subscribe to WCER’s Google calendar, visit the individual pages for each type of event or use the search.


Network Fellows Orientation

September 26, 2018, 10:00 - 11:30, School of Education, Room 159


WIES Lecture: The Softening of Stone: Collaborative Acts of Transformation

Anna Riley, Artist and Educator

September 26, 2018, 1:00 - 2:00, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


National Symposium on College Internship Research

September 28, 2018, 9:00 - 6:00, Pyle Center, UW–Madison Campus


WIES Lecture Featuring Jenny Seelig

Jenny Seelig, Associate Researcher, Wisconsin Center for Education Research

October 3, 2018, 12:30 - 1:30, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


WIES Lecture Featuring Kara Viesca

Kara Viesca, Associate Professor, Teaching, Learning & Teacher Education, University of Nebraska

October 17, 2018, Noon - 2:00, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


WIES Lecture featuring Christien Tompkins

Christien Tompkins, Department of Anthropology, Rutgers University

November 7, 2018, 12:30 - 1:30, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall


WIES Lecture Featuring Benedikt Harrer

Benedikt Harrer, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy Physics Education Research, San Jose State University

December 5, 2018, Noon - 2:00, Wisconsin Idea Room (159) Education Building, 1000 Bascom Mall



Past Events

Network Fellows Orientation

September 19, 2018, 1:00 - 2:30 pm, School of Education Building, Room 198


Network Fellows Meet & Greet

September 14, 2018, 5:30 - 7:30, Virginia F. Harrison Parlor, Lathrop Hall, 1050 University Avenue


Graduate School Degree Dash!

August 31, 2018, 8:00 , Library Mall, University of Wisconsin-Madison


2018 Welcome Back Bash for School of Education Faculty/Staff

August 30, 2018, 12:30 - 2:00, North Plaza, Education Building


WCER All-Staff Conference

August 28, 2018, 8:30 - 4:00, Educational Sciences Classroom Wing & Courtyard


Madison QE/ENA Workshop

Brendan Eagan

July 25, 2018, 8:30 - 4:00, Educational Sciences Rooms 253, 259 and 1369, 1025 West Johnson Street


Visiting Scholars: Robert and Elizabeth Bjork

Robert and Elizabeth Bjork, Department of Psychology, UCLA

June 21, 2018, 1:00 - 2:30, Educational Sciences Room 253, 1025 West Johnson Street


2018 MSAN Institute

April 26, 2018, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, The Madison Concourse Hotel