Campus Safety Week Sept. 22-24

Campus Safety Week Sept. 22-24

The main events are set for Tuesday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Spaights Plaza.

UWM Dean Magda Peck receives national award in public health

Peck received the 2014 National Excellence in Public Health Award from the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials.

Facebook vs. loneliness

Facebook vs. loneliness

Are people becoming lonelier even as they feel more connected online?

Humanities matter more than ever, take center stage at UWM

Humanities matter more than ever, take center stage at UWM

Critical thinking, language, empathy, culture, innovation, leadership

Chia Youyee Vang

UWM’s Chia Youyee Vang receives UW System Award

Vang, who is the director of the Hmong Diaspora Studies Certificate Program, is an interdisciplinary historian whose research has focused on the lives of Southeast Asian refugees following the Vietnam War.

UWM entrepreneurs selected for IdeaAdvance seed fund

Five University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee faculty, students and alumni are among 11 teams receiving start-up grants.

High school students get a look at urban planning, GIS

High school students get a look at urban planning, GIS

A group of local high school students is learning the many ways Geographic Information Systems can be used in future careers.

Students help to build trust in a neighborhood

Students help to build trust in a neighborhood

A group of Bay View High School students set out to map a neighborhood and ended up bringing the neighborhood together.

Institute for Urban Education broadens student teachers’ horizons

Institute for Urban Education broadens student teachers’ horizons

The institute is sharing the urban focus of UWM’s School of Education with student teachers from all over the University of Wisconsin system.

UWM boaters get their dragon drag on

UWM boaters get their dragon drag on

The UWM Asian Faculty and Staff Association competed July 12 in the second annual Dragon Boat Race, part of the Milwaukee Dragon Festival.