biocore outreach ambassadors:
Goals of the Outreach Ambassadors:
Enrich rural science curriculum by introducing inquiry-based science activities aligned with Wisconsin science standards
Create connections between the Outreach Ambassadors and other outreach efforts on campus
Encourage community involvement
Instill the Wisconsin Idea
Help students realize the wonders of learning science
The mission of the Biocore Undergraduate Outreach Ambassadors is to work side by side with classroom teachers to improve science education in rural Wisconsin communities. As an extension of the UW-Madison Biocore Program, the Outreach Ambassador Program was founded in 2004 to promote hands-on scientific investigation and exploration by elementary, middle, and high school students.