UWM in the News: Week Ending Jan. 24, 2013

NEWS

Parking Is Paramount in UWM Project and Eschweilers’ Future
Patch.com – January 23, 2012
Parking has become a major concern in the development of new buildings such as UWM’s Innovation Campus.

Obama’s oratory: A gifted speaker has unfinished business for inaugural address
The Washington Post – January 21, 2012
Professor Kathryn Olson (Communication) comments on President Obama’s inaugural speech.

ABB project shows UWM Innovation Campus is for real
BizTimes.com – January 21, 2012
The recent announcement that Zilber Property Group plans to develop a 95,000-square-foot office building for Zurich, Switzerland-based ABB Ltd. is a major boost for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Real Estate Foundation’s Innovation Campus in Wauwatosa.

Safe Sleeping Gets a Boost from UWM Scientists
Product Design & Development – January 22, 2013
UWM nursing researcher, engineering faculty and a team of students, developed a new approach to co-sleeping safety.

Michael Cudahy donates building to UWM to bolster STEM fields
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – January 17, 2013
Philanthropist Michael Cudahy has donated a two-story building tucked into a wooded parcel on Milwaukee’s northwest side to serve as a place for students of color to discover careers in science, technology, engineering and math, the so-called STEM fields.

Government PR surges amid media cuts
San Diego – December 16, 2012
With more limited media sources, some important functions of government risk being ignored without new services like the County News Center, said Mordecai Lee, professor of governmental affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

SPORTS

Panthers find a spark to end dry spell
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – January 17, 2013
The Panthers knocked off the Cleveland State Vikings, 69-57, on Thursday night at the Klotsche Center for their first conference victory of the season.
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ARTS

3 offbeat films you won’t want to miss at UWM Union Theatre this winter
A.V. Club Milwaukee – January 21, 2013
The release of the UWM Union Theatre schedule highlights films that will be shown this spring.