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Contact Information:


1225 W. Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706



Things to Know

2017 Workshop Dates: 25-29 June 2017

Check-in and Pick-up:

Check-in: 5:00 PM on Sunday, 25 June

Pick-up: The students return from a field trip at 5:00 PM on Thursday, 29 June.

CIMSS staff will work with parents to accommodate air travel and airport transportation. Additional fees may be required for early arrivals or Friday departures.

What to Bring:

Dorm: Sheets, blankets, and pillows are provided by the dorm. However, you will need to provide your own towels, toiletries (soap, shampoo, etc.), and an alarm clock! Dorm rooms will be air-conditioned. A small refrigerator is also available. Workshop chaperones will be available on the premises at the dorm for the entire night for the duration of the Workshop.

Field Trips: For the field trip to Baraboo and for daily walking on campus, we suggest that you bring the following items:  comfortable walking/hiking shoes, rain gear (hat, jacket or umbrella), sunscreen and insect repellent. You will need an official photo ID for the NWS field trip.

Food and Extras: The workshop fee covers all activities, food, lodging, and a water bottle. However, students will need to bring their own money if they wish to buy souvenirs and/or snacks outside of meals.


Dorm rooms do NOT have phones. Please bring your own cell phone for evening use (prohibited during the workshop, however). Internet access is available, including a computer available in the dorm.

Travel Information:

Click here for travel information, including transportation, information about Madison, a map to DeJope Residence Hall, and things to do before/after your trip.

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2017 Workshop
25-29 June 2017

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