Life Impact Program for student parents

Life Impact Program for student parents

Shaquita Glenn, a successful alumna of UWM’s s innovative Life Impact Program is now a graduate student in Educational Psychology.

Bob Evans CEO honors his Milwaukee family with UWM scholarship

Bob Evans CEO honors his Milwaukee family with UWM scholarship

Henry and Dolores Davis never went to college, but their five children – all UWM graduates – have established a scholarship in their honor.

Steven A. Davis receives UWM Alumni Association Lifetime Achievement Award

Steven A. Davis receives UWM Alumni Association Lifetime Achievement Award

Davis serves as chairman of the board and is chief executive officer of Bob Evans Farms Inc.

Gene study helps clarify effectiveness of cholesterol drug

Rare mutations that shut down a single gene are linked to lower cholesterol levels and a 50 percent reduction in the risk of heart attack.

New study shows links between Sickle Cell Trait and kidney disease

MILWAUKEE — African-Americans with sickle cell trait face up to a two-fold risk increase of chronic kidney disease, according to a paper published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Paul Auer, assistant professor of biostatistics in the Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, was one […]

Grant will help sustain UWM’s Life Impact Program for student parents

Grant will help sustain UWM’s Life Impact Program for student parents

For Shaquita Glenn, the UWM’s innovative Life Impact Program was the support she needed as she struggled to take care of a toddler and stay in school.

Steven A. Davis of Bob Evans receives UWM Alumni Association Lifetime Achievement Award

MILWAUKEE – An alumnus who now heads a major food and restaurant company will be honored with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Alumni Association Lifetime Achievement Award on Friday, Nov. 14. The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Alumni Association annual Alumni Awards Evening begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency. Steven A. Davis (’80 BBA Marketing)  served […]

Alan Shoho named dean of UWM’s School of Education

Alan Shoho named dean of UWM’s School of Education

Shoho comes to UWM from the University of Texas at San Antonio where he serves as associate vice provost for academic and faculty support

Changing stereotypes, encouraging young African-American men

Changing stereotypes, encouraging young African-American men

UWM is working to change the stereotypes and the prospects for young African-American males through a collaborative effort called the African American Male Initiative.

Starting small, Foundation helps all of UWM to grow

Starting small, Foundation helps all of UWM to grow

The UWM Foundation has helped tens of thousands of students complete their education, raised millions of dollars for facilities, and helped spark innovation and research.