SEEM is an informal community of individuals and organizations that supports science and environmental education in the Madison area.

Join us! SEEM meets on a regular basis to share innovative ideas, best practices, and to discuss timely topics impacting the field. It also provides a platform for professional networking and collaboration.

Want to provide input on what SEEM Meetings mean to you and how they can be improved?

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Next meeting:

Date: Thursday, June 13th, 2019 – 9-11am

Location: Lussier Family Heritage Center

Topics and Presentations: TBD – let us know if you have ideas you want to discuss!

SEEM Meetings are free and welcome to newcomers. Please RSVP so we can plan for refreshments:

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Past meetings:

Date: September 7th, 2018 – 1-3pm

Location: UW Arboretum – 1207 Seminole Hwy, Madison

Topics and Presentations: Updates and next steps for “Cities Connecting Children to Nature,” and connecting with the Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers

Meeting Notes

Date: Friday, April 20th, 2018 – 9-11am

Location: Aldo Leopold Nature Center – 330 Femrite Drive, Monona

Topics and Presentations: HealthEquity & Inclusion in the outdoors – Rachel Goldberg, Justin Svingen, Natalie Miller. EE State Standards – Victoria Rydberg

Meeting Notes

Date: Thursday, October 26th, 2017 – 9-11am

Location: Widen – 6911 Mangrove Lane, Madison

Topics and Presentations: Kevin Anderson, DPI and Victoria Rydberg, DPI & Wisconsin Center for EE will discuss the upcoming review and edit of Science and EE state standards.

Meeting Notes

Stay in Touch!

Want to stay up to date on upcoming SEEM meetings or announcements from the members? Join the listserv by emailing a blank email to

Or, want to reach out to the entire SEEM membership? Simply email your message to

Need to reach out to SEEM member or connect with someone you met at a meeting? Use the SEEM Directory.

SEEM Directory

SEEM is jointly organized by:

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