The Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, which just celebrated it’s third birthday, is a fairly new building on the UW-Madison campus. On Wednesday September 18th, host Tim Hansel spoke with the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation’s Laura Heisler to tell us more about the programs at WID and the upcoming Wisconsin Science Festival.
It’s one of those weeks where there’s just so much going on in town that you would need to clone yourself to take it all in. Laura Heisler may be able to help us with that, as she joins the Monday Buzz with a preview of the Wisconsin Science Fest.
The Wisconsin Science Festival starts this Thursday, October 20th and runs until Sunday, October 23rd, featuring events at 86 different venues in 36 communities across Wisconsin. Some of the highlights this year include: snapshots of Wisconsin Wildlife, a whole series of lectures entitled “talk nerdy to me,” a robot zoo, the ever-popular Gong-Show themed “Big […]
The latest edition of the Wisconsin Science Festival takes place November 2nd through November 5th. Combining hands-on activities, demonstrations and lectures, the fest seeks to get people all over the state excited about science. The festival grows every year, and this year, has events in dozens of locations around Wisconsin. Laura Heisler directs all of […]