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UWM Chancellor addresses Governor’s Budget Proposal

UWM Chancellor addresses Governor’s Budget Proposal

“I am deeply concerned that if the proposed cuts materialize there will be a significant impact on our ability to serve our students and meet our mission as a public urban research university.”

Urban Studies faculty talk about books at Boswell Book Company

Urban Studies faculty talk about books at Boswell Book Company

The event will begin at 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at Boswell Book Company, 2559 N. Downer Ave.

UW-Milwaukee Chancellor sends budget update to campus

UW-Milwaukee Chancellor sends budget update to campus

“Today, I am sharing what we have been hearing and possible implications for the UW System and our campus.”

Joan Kessler

Rep. Frederick Kessler and Judge Joan Kessler endow University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee scholarship fund

State Rep. Frederick Kessler and his wife, Judge Joan Kessler, are donating $300,000 to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to provide scholarships for students who have shown leadership potential.

UW System Regent Scholars to be honored for research, innovation, entrepreneurship

UW System Regent Scholars to be honored for research, innovation, entrepreneurship

Five recipients of the new Regent Scholar awards will be honored by the Research, Economic Development, and Innovation (REDI) Committee at the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents’ February 5 meeting in Madison.

M. David Kankam

Top NASA official to speak at UWM Friday, Jan. 23

Kankam says his visit is to discuss opportunities with NASA generally, rather than recruit students.

4th Street Forum at UWM Jan. 29 to explore low-wage living

4th Street Forum at UWM Jan. 29 to explore low-wage living

The UWM community is invited to join a discussion about minimum wage when MPTV’s “4th Street Forum on the Road” tapes two shows at UWM.

UWM grad makes the call for referees

UWM grad makes the call for referees

Barry Mano (MA, Urban Affairs) is the founder and president of the National Association of Sports Officials, which represents more than 22,000 referees.

Pradeep Rohatgi

National Academy of Inventors and UWM announce NAI Fellow

Pradeep Rohatgi, UWM Distinguished Professor of Materials Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.

UWM Officer Craig Rafferty, a former Milwaukee police officer, talks to visiting high school students about interacting with police. Photos by Kenny Yoo.

Milwaukee youth and police talk tactics, truth at UWM summit

UWM University Police officers and a group of young black men met at a university-sponsored summit.