6 ways UWM improves young students’ reading and literacy

6 ways UWM improves young students’ reading and literacy

Here are ways the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s school of education works with teachers to help young students read well.

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From Microsoft to MADtv, here are 11 UWM alums whose work you know

From Microsoft to MADtv, here are 11 UWM alums whose work you know

UWM alumni include many business executives and high-ranking public officials, such as the U.S. ambassador to Iceland, Luis Arreaga.

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Clues to a city’s health may be found in its sewage

Clues to a city’s health may be found in its sewage

UWM research suggests that sampling a city’s sewage can tell scientists a great deal about its residents – and may someday lead to improvements in public health.

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ASB participants work together to complete a high ropes team building exercise at the Odyssey Course.

UWM students spend spring break giving back in Asheville

Forget Daytona. Many UWM students spend their spring break developing leadership skills and improving the lives of others.

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UWM leads search for quintessential information about universe

UWM leads search for quintessential information about universe

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and partners will advance efforts to detect low-frequency gravitational waves in the universe with a $14.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation .

The Gouldian finch was one of 977 species examined by UWM biologist Peter Dunn and his research partners in a worldwide study of the evolution of bird colors. This photograph shows a male.

UWM study shows survival shapes birds’ plumage as much as need to attract mates

Natural selection – during migration, breeding in subtropical locales and care of young – is as powerful as sexual selection.

Journalists discuss Ukraine conflict experiences

Two journalists on the information frontlines will talk about their experiences in a series of discussions March 25-31 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

University School of Milwaukee eighth grader Ryan Kennedy talks about his presentation on Teddy Roosevelt and the national parks system.

Hundreds of middle and high school students compete in History Day at UWM

History Day at UWM is the single largest outreach event connecting the university to secondary school students each year.

UWM’s Science Bag rocks out in March

UWM’s Science Bag rocks out in March

Whatever rock genre you’re into – classic rock, soft rock or alternative rock, the Badger state has all three. But they’re not on your iPod – they lie just beneath your feet.

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