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What We Do

Our objective is to increase community engagement in science education, public health, and sustainability.

Science Education

The Science Alive program provides engaging and inspirational science experiences via hands-on educational activities.

Public Health

The new Unleaded program is working to increase awareness and reduce lead exposure by providing information and resources on lead.

Sustainability

The Urban Garden Project is empowering urban communities to be sustainable, healthy, and independent with their food choices.

News

Read about MASA highlights, local science news & policy, and scientists in our community.

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Events

Check the calendar for our upcoming MASA events and events throughout the Milwaukee area.

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Events for May 2018

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28th Annual Forensic Science Seminar

Story Time at Discovery World!

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28th Annual Forensic Science Seminar

Coversations With Scientists

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Indigenous Voices: Sharing the Wisconsin Sky

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Alternate Realities: Experience AR & VR

Indigenous Voices: Sharing the Wisconsin Sky

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STEM into Nature Community Day

An Ecological & Historical Tour of the New Lindsay Heights

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The Beaver Believers

Major Wisconsin Plant Families

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Little Explorers Morning Playgroup

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Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!

Tony’s Creepy Crawly Zoo at Discovery World!

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Mother’s Day at the Zoo

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Water Conversations

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MASA Event: UN | Leaded

MASA Volunteer Meeting

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Crash Lab on Facebook Live

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Party for the Planet

City of Milwaukee’s 7th Annual Compost Bin and Rain Barrel Sale

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Party for the Planet

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MPM Night Out

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Welcome Home SN Denis Sullivan

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BioBlitz 2018

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Little Explorers Morning Playgroup

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Biology Day

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Get Involved

Help advocate for science in the Milwaukee Area!

Milwaukee Area Science Advocates (MASA) is 100% volunteer run and relies on passionate and motivated people like you! We’re a friendly group of scientists and science enthusiasts and we’d love your help in the following teams:

  • Community Engagement – event & program planning, writing, tabling
  • Marketing – social media, editing, graphic design
  • Operations – IT, human resources, recruiting
  • Finance – fundraising, bookkeeping, grant writing
  • Event Volunteer – day of event assistance

Please fill out the form below to share how you’re interested in volunteering. Join us at our monthly Community Meeting on the 3rd Thursday of the month at Full of Beans Cafe from 7-9pm!

*We are actively working to accommodate minors - please check back! Volunteers under 18 accompanied by a legal guardian may be considered.

Keith and Will demonstrate our DIY Microscope at COA Goldin Center’s Beyond the Book Bag Community Event.