Jan. 25, Economic Forum

Milwaukee’s Economy: Next Steps for Growth

Jan. 20 and Jan 27, Intro to Meditation:The Practice of Being Alive

Registration required

Wednesdays in February: Yoga Basics

This class will focus on proper alignment, precision in the actions and movements of the postures, and careful sequencing of postures for a balanced physical practice that also calms the mind and nervous system

Course Reserve Materials Deadlines for Spring 2012 Semester

The UWM Libraries’ E-Reserve materials priority deadline is Monday, January 9, 2012; the Traditional Reserve materials priority deadline is Monday, January 16, 2012. More information

Bolton Hall departments relocated

Bolton Hall Departments formerly located on floors 4-8 have recently relocated to the Northwest Quadrant (NWQ), B-Building.

In the News

Reviving ancient heritage The Nation – May 30, 2012 “Egypt is the cradle of civilisation and the birthplace of three monotheistic religions, so the library will very much reflect religious tolerance,” said Mohammed Aman, Dean, School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, who wrote the Bibliotheca’s manuscript-selection policy.

Week Ending Jan. 12, 2012

‘Rock, Paper, Scissors: Earth’s Amazing Balancing Act’
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – January 12, 2012
Harvey Bootsma discusses freshwater ecosystems in the free Science Bag lecture

UWM Planetarium presents Odyssey Under the Stars

UWM Planetarium presents Odyssey Under the Stars

The program, presented Jan 13-14 and 20-21, is a collaboration between the UWM Theater Department and the UWM Planetarium.

Week Ending Jan. 5, 2012

Romney, Santorum Actually Tied Iowa Caucus, Experts Say
Live Science – January 4, 2012
UWM Political scientist Thomas Holbrook says sources of error far outstrip Romney’s margin of victory.