At UW-Madison and the Wisconsin Materials Institute, one of our core missions is education of tomorrow’s scientists and engineers. We are also committed to outreach, providing the community with a window into our work and its importance to society. Listed is information on materials oriented education and outreach activities.
The University of Wisconsin offers a number of outreach programs for students and the community. The link above is a compilation of engineering-specific outreach programs.
Departments and programs with major materials activities at UW
The following is a list of departments and programs on the Madison campus with emphasis in materials and manufacturing.
College of Engineering
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
College of Agricultural and Life Science
photo above: Visiting first-grade students engage in a fossil exploration station in the Town Center of the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (WID) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. (Photo by Jeff Miller/UW-Madison)