Classic, controversial YA novel named 2014 ‘Common Read’

Classic, controversial YA novel named 2014 ‘Common Read’

Sherman Alexie’s award-winning young-adult novel, “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.”

Hip Hip, Hey There, Hooray: It’s Milwaukee Day

Hip Hip, Hey There, Hooray: It’s Milwaukee Day

Read for yourself some of the things that make us most proud to be the region’s premier urban institution.

Curating the Biennial in NYC, then an INOVA homecoming March 31

Curating the Biennial in NYC, then an INOVA homecoming March 31

Contemporary conceptual artist, curator and double UWM alumna Michelle Grabner returns to INOVA on March 24.

Prowl for a Purpose at UWM’s 5K on Oct. 13

Prowl for a Purpose at UWM’s 5K on Oct. 13

All UWM supporters, neighbors and non-affiliated athletes are welcome. Party and award ceremony to follow on Spaights Plaza.

Diggers, gardeners, foodies wanted this Saturday

Diggers, gardeners, foodies wanted this Saturday

Help the Food & Garden Club and Institute for Urban Agriculture at UWM set the stage for year-round campus gardening and composting during this Saturday’s Green Apple Day of Service.

Feb. 15, 1st Annual UWM Japanese Speech Contest

We will host the first Japanese speech contest.

Threepeat performance – UWM again named ‘Green College’

Threepeat performance – UWM again named ‘Green College’

Princeton Review says UWm is a leading provider of the experiences students need to compete for in-demand green jobs.

Celebrate ten years of the UWM LGBT Resource Center – 5:30 tonight

Celebrate ten years of the UWM LGBT Resource Center – 5:30 tonight

All within the UWM campus community are invited to the Sept. 19 LGBT+ and Allied Student Reception to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the UWM LGBT Resource Center.

Coding, caffeinating, keynoting fuel CEAS grad

Coding, caffeinating, keynoting fuel CEAS grad

Daniel Spiewak worked fulltime, wrote a book and traveled the international tech-conference circuit as a sought-after speaker while earning his bachelor’s degree. Now 23, he’s off to a Boulder startup to make his name in big-data analytics.

Lavender Graduation welcomes all, turns three on May 15

Lavender Graduation welcomes all, turns three on May 15

Lavender joins black and gold on Tuesday, May 15, when the UWM LGBT Resource Center hosts the third annual Lavender Graduation celebration.