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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When he hears “you can’t,” he says “wanna bet?”

When he hears “you can’t,” he says “wanna bet?”

Jonathan Heider’s outlook is like that of any other student at the rigorous School of Architecture and Urban Planning: Do it and don’t hold back

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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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From the mountains of Laos, to UWM scholar, now one of Wisconsin’s honored

From the mountains of Laos, to UWM scholar, now one of Wisconsin’s honored

Chia Youyee Vang, associate professor of history, is among the first 50 women chosen for the new Wisconsin Women Making History website.

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.

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