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UWM’s Junhong Chen Named One of the World’s Most Impactful Researchers


A distinguished professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has been named one of world’s most cited academic researchers in the field of engineering by Clarivate Analytics, a leading company that monitors scholarly data.
20-Nov-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UWM Geologists Uncover Antarctica’s Fossil Forests


Prehistoric polar forests were built for survival, but were not hardy enough to live in ultra-high concentrations of atmospheric carbon dioxide. A UWM geologist is studying the tree fossil record in Antarctica from a mass extinction 250 million...
13-Nov-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Starts Connected Systems Institute with $1.7 Million From Rockwell Automation

UW-Milwaukee's new multidisciplinary institute will focus on the industrial internet of things, which uses sensors to gather data from equipment, machines, and manufactured products through secure data networks.
1-Nov-2017 9:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Offers Tuition Assistance to Students From Puerto Rico

Students affected by Hurricane Maria and other natural disasters can apply to UWM via an alternative, indvidualized admissions process and potentially get in-state tuition for their first semester.
27-Oct-2017 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UWM Institute Receives Grant for American Indian Education

A major grant to the Electa Quinney Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will help increase the number of American Indian teachers and school administrators.
10-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UWM-Developed App Helps Protect Patients’ Brains During Surgery

UW-Milwaukee students and a neuropsychologist jointly built a tablet app that helps brain surgeons identify tissue that would impair patient critical functions if removed.
4-Oct-2017 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UWM Receives Grant to Study Algonquian Languages

The National Science Foundation has awarded $100,000 to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education to help research the preservation and teaching of two indigenous languages.
28-Sep-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Announces $200 Million Fundraising Campaign – Largest in Its History

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is launching the public phase of a $200 million fundraising campaign, the largest in its history, after raising more than $170 million during a quiet phase that began in 2012.
25-Sep-2017 8:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Teacher Helps Students Become More Financially Savvy


Rebecca Neumann specializes in international finance and macroeconomics, but she also devotes a lot of time to an issue that hits closer to home: preparing students for a life of financial security.
21-Nov-2017 12:05 PM EST

UW-Milwaukee Authority on Martin Luther Available to Discuss 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation

13-Oct-2017 5:05 PM EDT

An expert on Asian politics, UW-Milwaukee Professor Uk Heo has written extensively on the North Korean nuclear crisis and US-South Korea relations


5-Sep-2017 4:05 PM EDT

Foxconn in Wisconsin: UW-Milwaukee experts discuss employment, economics, environmental issues

14-Aug-2017 10:00 AM EDT

UW-Milwaukee Census Expert Available to Discuss the Significance of the Resignation of the Director of the U.S. Census Bureau

15-May-2017 10:05 AM EDT

Consent Decree: "It's a Heavy Hammer, but You Need It in the Toolbox."

27-Apr-2017 2:05 PM EDT

Meteorologist Applies Biological Evolution to Forecasting


What if a computer model could improve itself over time without requiring additional data? Paul Roebber has made weather forecasting more accurate by repurposing an idea from Charles Darwin.
6-Apr-2017 3:05 PM EDT

#UWM Experts Available for Super Bowl Comment

3-Feb-2017 9:05 AM EST

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