Outreach

Community Service

Activities


There are so many meaningful ways to raise awareness and make an impact in our community just by giving time. Volunteering at blood drives, Slow Food UW, and making care kits for the homeless population in Madison are all ways we give back as an org.

Officer


Greta Scheidt

Hello! I’m a Junior studying Biomedical Engineering, and I’m excited to introduce you to a few ways to support organizations in our local community! Please reach out if you are interested in becoming involved with Community Service!

International Outreach

Activities


The International Outreach program strives to empower women and teach the fundamentals of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) around the globe while allowing its members to develop leadership skills and gain cultural awareness.

Officer


Olivia D’Souza

Hi everyone! I am a Sophomore Electrical Engineering and Computer Science major. We have tons of opportunities for involvement coming up so be on the look out for sign-ups!

School Outreach

Activities


School Outreach events are centered around teaching and inspiring the next generation interested in STEM and all it has to offer! An activity as simple as shaking a popsicle stick house sitting on top of Jell-O can simulate real life difficulties when engineering buildings that need to withstand extreme weather.

Officer


Abby Clark

Hi! My name is Abby Clark and I am a Sophomore in Mechanical Engineering. I am so excited to be your school outreach officer!  I look forward to planning events for this school year to introduce students to STEM.

Girl Scouts

Activities


We organize Patch Days for local Girl Scout Troops in Madison. By leading them in various STEM-based activities, we can help them get patches while introducing them to STEM opportunities. Examples of activities include: Origami lungs, digestion scavenger hunt and Build-A-Brace.

 

Officers


  

Annie Thevara                                    Marie Schilling

Hello all! We are both Sophomore Chemical Engineering students and we are so excited to work on planning awesome STEM-related activities for our Patch Days this year! Please feel free to reach out to us with any ideas that for VLC!

Engineering Tomorrow's Careers Camp

Activities


Engineering Tomorrow’s Careers (ETC) Camp is a summer program for aspiring people in STEM. During our week-long session, participants will learn through talks with professors and current engineering students, activities with leaders in the industry, and other team-based, and hands-on programming that is designed to expose and encourage young people to pursue an interest in STEM.

2023 ETC Camp Sign Up

Officers


Rachel Ziskin                                        Grace Rogers

This camp involves year long prep and planning, which culminates in a week long camp in the summer for high schoolers interested in engineering. If you are interested in being a counselor or question about the camp, please reach out. If you would like to sign up for camp, please fill out the google form to the left.