Ellen Velie Named UWM Professor of Public Health and MCW Joan A. Van Deuren Professor in Breast Cancer Research

“Our joint recruitment of a top public health scientist in women’s health and breast cancer research demonstrates the growing power of collaboration between MCW and UWM.”

Santa visits Best Buddy

Santa visits Best Buddy

Cody P. Szhor, a sophomore majoring in exceptional education was granted the Kevin John Fitzgerald 2013 Random Acts of Kindness Award.

Double major inspires Chagall exhibit

Double major inspires Chagall exhibit

The current exhibition at the UWM Art History Gallery grew out of the curator’s double major.

‘Zuckerberg Files’ attract instant interest

‘Zuckerberg Files’ attract instant interest

UWM Assistant Professor Michael Zimmer, his students and research have created the online multimedia trove that is “The Zuckerberg Files.”

BP2W team unearths UWM Gems

BP2W team unearths UWM Gems

A list of opportunities that are on or convenient to the campus. Some are free, some are open to the public and a few involve discounts offered by local businesses.

Devon Carson (top), Lora Warner, and Mike Ford

Panel Discussion on “Life After Vouchers” Nov. 14

The lessons of Milwaukee’s 20-year history with school vouchers are the topic of a panel discussion Thursday, Nov. 14.

Workshop on “Organizing For Social Action In Urban Communities”

Mike Miller, the founder and executive director of ORGANIZE Training Center, will lead a workshop on organizing for social action in urban communities.

Support, reality can help older workers cope with late-career job loss

Support, reality can help older workers cope with late-career job loss

Helping older people who lose their jobs deal with that reality is a challenge for mental health professionals.

Psychologist looks to body, mind to preserve memory

Psychologist looks to body, mind to preserve memory

Ira Driscoll researches the genetic risks for diseases like Alzheimer’s and dementia, and seeks out early predictors of these disorders.

UWM-Trained Teachers Take Top Honors

UWM-Trained Teachers Take Top Honors

Two UWM School of Education alumni received Advanced Career awards from the the Education Deans of Greater Milwaukee.