UWM in the News: Week Ending Jan. 31, 2013

NEWS

New City Program Conserves Water
Urban Milwaukee – January 31, 2013
UWM students are part of the development of an online tool called H2Oscore which promotes water conservation.

U.S. Close to Getting Debt Under Control
Tampa Bay Times – January 28, 2013
Professor William L. Holahan (Economics) co authored an article on President Obama’s efforts to reduce the deficit.

Massive Online Math Course Attracts All Ages
Wisconsin State Journal – January 29, 2013
Undergraduate math education majors at UWM will be mentors in a nation-wide online math class funded by a Gates Foundation grant.

Will Michelle Obama get political in U.S. president’s 2nd term?
CBC News – January 29, 2013
Professor Kathleen Dolan comments on Michelle Obama’s expected behavior during President Obama’s second term.

Hmong Human Rights Fundraising at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Suab Hmong International Broadcasting Co. – January 26, 2013
Many Hmong and none Hmong students attended the Hmong Human Rights (HHR) fundraising at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

A few examples of outstanding UWM graduates
Milwaukee Courier – January 26, 2013
Chancellor Michael Lovell authored an article highlighting three stand-out graduates from the December Graduation.

SPORTS

UWM, PNC Bank announce partnership
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – January 25, 2013
The athletic department at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is partnering with PNC Bank, making it the official bank of Milwaukee Panther Athletics. Also in: The Business Journal of Milwaukee, Sports Pro Media