Get ready for UWM’s email/calendar holiday, July 25 (12:01 a.m.) – July 28 (6 a.m.)

Following a three-day email and calendar holiday, UWM faculty, students and staff will have access to their new Microsoft Office 365 email and calendar accounts at 6:00 a.m. on July 28. Before then, visit the pre and post-migration checklists so your account will be ready for the trip, and optimized for the future. Get the […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending July 9, 2014

UW-Milwaukee School of Health official disagrees with Supreme Court Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – June 30, 2014 The Supreme Court ruling boils down to ideology prevailing over best-practice medical evidence, said Magda Peck (Zilber), a local public health expert. It’s a matter of whether an individual business owner’s religious freedom trumps what’s best for the women […]

July 24, Weight Watchers At Work Open House

July 24, Weight Watchers At Work Open House

Did you know that there is a Weight Watchers At Work meeting on campus for employees. The meetings are every Thursday at Noon in Chapman Hall. Another series will begin on August 7th if there are fifteen participants. Visit our meeting to learn more about how Weight Watchers can help you make the changes you […]

Save the Dates: Free ETF presentation for Wisconsin Retirement System members

Especially for those considering or planning retirement in the near future.

Aug. 5, TIAA-CREF One on One Counseling Sessions

TIAA CREF will be on campus offering individual counseling sessions to review your existing portfolio and individual situation.

July 30, Fidelity One on One Counseling Sessions

Date: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Location: Student Union 340 To schedule an on-site confidential consultation, click here, or call 1-800-642-7131, Monday through Friday, 7:00 am – 11:00 pm. Access TTY service for the hearing impaired call 1-800-259-9743.

Office Waste Training

Online training on the proper disposal and recycling of some specialty items on campus.

Summer Parking for Enrolled Students

Summer Parking for Enrolled Students

The Northwest Quadrent (NWQ)  parking garage is now open for UWM students registered for summer classes. You must have a summer UPASS sticker to gain admittance. This will continue until the last day of summer classes. Information on getting a UPASS sticker can be found on the Parking & Transit web site.

Yaoyi Li (foreground) and Mingxing Chen, UWM physics postdoctoral researchers, display an image of a ribbon of graphene 1 nanometer wide. In the image, achieved with a scanning-tunneling microscope, atoms are visible as “bumps.” Click on the image for a print--resolution copy)

With ‘ribbons’ of graphene, width matters

A narrow enough ribbon will transform a conductor into a semiconductor.