Upcoming Events

  • Science and Technology Tours
    January 26, 2007
    Cheney Room—Engineering Hall

    MIDWEST Alliance in STEM is excited to announce the Science and Technology Tours event on January 26, 2007.  Madison and Middleton High School students with disabilities who are interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Math are invited to attend this FREE afternoon event.  The event schedule is as follows:

    • Welcome / Opening Remarks 1:15-1:25
    • Laboratory Tours/Activities 1:30-3:30
    • Mentoring Program discussion 3:30-3:45
    • Elysa Monzack, Biomedical Engineer 4:00-4:45
    • Internship/Transition Discussion (with Pizza) (5:00-?)
      --Panel Discussion/Q & A
    • Sending results in pre written essays https://manyessays.com/

RSVP is strongly suggested as spots are limited.  To RSVP, please contact Alicia Blegen at or (608) 890-0992. 

Past Events and Materials Presented

  • EASI (Equal Access to Software and Information) December 14, 2006
    Web conference:  Report on NSF grant: MIDWEST Alliance in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (PC and Internet Explorer required)

  • Fall Leadership Institute Universal Design in Action December 1, 2006, Wisconsin Rapids

  • Closing the Gap Conference, Minneapolis, October 2006 Accessible Science Education: What Technology Can We Use to Make Science Accessible?.ppt

  • National DisAbility Mentoring Day October 18, 2006
    Faculty, staff, students, state and community organizations came together to commemorate DisAbility Mentoring Day at UW-Madison.

  • Tools and Techniques for Accessible Web August 4, 2006
    Featuring Dr. Jon Gunderson, UIUC


  • Making Science Labs Accessible to Students with Disabilities

  • Equal Access: Science and Students with Sensory Impairments

  • Working Together: Science Teachers and Students with Disabilities

    Page last updated on 12/15/06