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Prototyping Center turns ideas into reality

UWM's Prototyping Center works with academics, students and local businesses to test and make prototypes of potential new products.
17-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

What is Next in North Korea: Denuclearization and the DPRK Regime

UWM Distinguished Professor of Political Science Uk Heo and Stanford University Professor of Sociology Gi-Wook Shin, leading international relations scholars with deep expertise on Korean political and security affairs, will headline this free...
13-Sep-2018 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Foxconn Ramps Up Recruiting in Wisconsin with Foxconn Day at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Foxconn recruiters will be at UW-Milwaukee to recruit students for internships and co-ops and members of the general public for full-time jobs.
13-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee exceeds $200 million fundraising goal, pushes on

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee reached the $200 million goal of its largest fundraising effort ever. The money will support student success, research excellence and community engagement. Fundraising will continue through June 30, 2019.
10-Sep-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Campus Pride Announces Fourth 'LGBT-Friendly' Designation for UW-Milwaukee

Campus Pride chose 30 colleges and universities based on their overall ratings on the Campus Pride Index and specific LGBTQ-inclusive benchmark measures. UWM is proud to be among them for the fourth year in a row.
6-Sep-2018 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Move-in Week at UW-Milwaukee Starts Tuesday, August 28

Four thousand students will be making UWM their new home effective Tuesday, August 28.
23-Aug-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


John Gurda--Milwaukee's Accidental Historian

John Gurda is Milwaukee's premier historian. His "Making of Milwaukee" history of the city became an Emmy-Award winning PBS show. His most recent book is "Milwaukee: A City Built on Water."
23-Aug-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NEXTcc.jpg Provides an Award-Winning Resource for Educators, a collaboration involving the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and other organizations provides an array of projects elementary and high schools can use to supplement lessons.
23-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Floridian Turned Midwestern Meteorologist Can Discuss Tropical Storms

10-Sep-2018 1:05 PM EDT


New History of Theater Design Coming to a Bookstore Near You

“Optical Vacuum" is the first full-length examination of how theater design affected moviegoers’ behavior and perception of the films they watch -- and still does.
3-Aug-2018 4:05 PM EDT


Historian Analyzes Religion, Memory, and American Culture and Society Through a Multifaith Lens

Historian, essayist and former museum professional Chris Cantwell is an experienced analyst and archivist of American history and culture. His diverse areas of expertise include: Evangelicalism and Fundamentalism, religion and politics, history of...
5-Jul-2018 1:05 PM EDT


Expert available to discuss recent Supreme Court rulings and Justice Kennedy's retirement

28-Jun-2018 5:05 PM EDT

Immigration Historian Available to Discuss Implications of DACA in Higher Ed and Within Immigrant Communities.

16-Mar-2018 1:05 PM EDT

Jobs and Poverty, Relationships and Reality Shape Prof's Work with African-American Men and His Knowledge of Public Policies Affecting Them.

15-Mar-2018 5:05 PM EDT


Bilingual Expert and Student-Life Lead Discusses How His Public Midwestern University Deals with DACA on Day-to-Day Basis.

15-Mar-2018 12:05 PM EDT


UWM Scholar Explores the Mysteries of Russia and Putin

On March 18, Russian voters will head to the polls for their seventh presidential election since 1990. Reuter, who holds a senior research appointment with the Moscow-based International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development, shared...
14-Mar-2018 12:05 PM EDT

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The mission of this system is to develop human resources, to discover and disseminate knowledge, to extend knowledge and its application beyond the boundaries of its campuses, and to serve and stimulate society by developing in students heightened intellectual, cultural, and humane sensitivities; scientific, professional, and technological expertise; and a sense of purpose. Inherent in this mission are methods of instruction, research, extended education, and public service designed to educate people and improve the human condition. Basic to every purpose of the system is the search for truth.


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