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2013 in Review: Light as medicine? UWM researchers explain how

2013 in Review: Light as medicine? UWM researchers explain how

Scientists have known for years that certain wavelengths of light in certain doses can heal, but they are only now uncovering exactly how it works.

2013 in Review: Portuguese spoken here

2013 in Review: Portuguese spoken here

A growing contingent of Brazilian students have chosen UWM through the Brazil Scientific Mobility Undergraduate Program.

2013 in Review: A new wrinkle in smoking research

2013 in Review: A new wrinkle in smoking research

If health concerns won’t get college students to quit smoking, maybe experiencing the future will. That’s the finding of Hayeon Song, an assistant professor of communication at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM), who developed a video game that showed social smokers what they might look like after 20 years of smoking. The smokers who viewed […]

Lovell named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Lovell named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Chancellor Michael R. Lovell is among 143 innovators named as Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). The Fellows represent 94 research universities and governmental and nonprofit research institutions, according to the NAI news release announcing Lovell’s selection. Collectively, the new Fellows hold more than 5,600 U.S. patents. “He is a […]

Henry Herbert (from left) and Jeff Nuese scoop out some of the 14 lake sturgeon into a waiting transport tank manned by a Shedd Aquarium staff member. The sturgeon recently had a 90-mile drive from Milwaukee to their new home in Chicago. (Photo by Jill Paddock)

UWM sturgeon for the Shedd

UWM supplied the Shedd Aquarium with the biological equivalent of 135 million years of Great Lakes ecosystem history in the form of 14 lake sturgeon.

Ellen Velie Named UWM Professor of Public Health and MCW Joan A. Van Deuren Professor in Breast Cancer Research

“Our joint recruitment of a top public health scientist in women’s health and breast cancer research demonstrates the growing power of collaboration between MCW and UWM.”

Santa visits Best Buddy

Santa visits Best Buddy

Cody P. Szhor, a sophomore majoring in exceptional education was granted the Kevin John Fitzgerald 2013 Random Acts of Kindness Award.

Dec. 30 Interruption to Internet & IT Services

To accommodate critical software upgrade maintenance on the UWM network.

UWM in the News: Week Ending Dec. 19, 2013

NEWS Big ideas for Bronzeville emerge from community brainstorming session Neighborhood News Service – December 19, 2013 Loft apartments, a boutique grocery store, a jazz club and a multi-story hotel were among the ideas for redeveloping Bronzeville at a recent daylong brainstorming session at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Inmates Helping Inmates New York Times – […]

Parking and Transit Winter Break Update

Free parking will continue to be offered during winter break, but no shuttle service during UWinteriM