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.



Past Events

Carl A Grant Scholars Lecture

Jennifer Morton, Associate Professor, The City College of New York

April 15, 2019, 12 - 1:00 pm, Educational Sciences, Room 259


WIES Lecture | Developing and Testing Interventions to Increase Racial Equity in School Discipline

Kent McIntosh, Professor, Special Education, University of Oregon

April 11, 2019, 12 - 1 pm, Educational Sciences, Room 259


CCWT: Managing Transitions from College to Work: The ‘Employability’ and Career Readiness Challenge

Michael Tomlinson, Associate Professor, Southampton Education School, University of Southampton, UK

April 10, 2019, Noon-1:30 pm, Ed Sciences 259, 1025 West Johnson Street


WIES Lecture | Proportional Reasoning: From Symbolic Formalizations to Early Intuitions

Michelle Hurst, Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Chicago

April 3, 2019, 12:30-1:30 pm, Education Building, 159, 1000 Bascom Mall


From Interests to Investigations: Developing a Research Agenda

Mary Pattillo, Nothwestern University

April 1, 2019, 1:30 - 2:30 pm, Room 159, 1000 Bascom Hall


Carl A. Grant Scholars | Using Critical Design Thinking to Create Emancipatory Research Agenda

Lesley-Ann Noel, Teaching Fellow, Stanford University

April 1, 2019, 12 - 1 pm, Educational Sciences, Room 259


ITP Seminar | Martina Rau

Martina Rau, Assistant Professor, Educational Psychology, UW--Madison

March 29, 2019, 12 - 1:30 pm, Educational Sciences, Room 259