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5 UWM projects that could improve your health

5 UWM projects that could improve your health

Addressing today’s most pressing heath care concerns is the day-to-day work of UWM research faculty in chemistry, public health, social work and even information technology.

UWM Provost Johannes Britz (left) and Chancellor Mark A. Mone.

Mone: No across-the-board budget cuts expected

Mone acknowledged questions about whether the cuts would be larger or smaller than Walker proposed, when they would hit and what flexibility the university would have.

ElectHer inspires and connects women who lead at UWM

ElectHer inspires and connects women who lead at UWM

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Alumni Fireside Lounge was filled with women of different backgrounds, students from an array of majors, speakers with diverse interests.

Director of the Office of Undergraduate Research Nigel Rothfels listens and answers questions during his summit about faculty and peer mentoring for students lecture. (Photo by Kenny Yoo.)

With more freshmen staying in school, student retention efforts focus on sophomores, upperclassmen

More than 250 faculty and staff members discussed ways to support students through their university years at the “Beyond the First Year Summit,” held at UWM.

Women invited to improve leadership skills at Elect Her

Women invited to improve leadership skills at Elect Her

UWM’s Union Fireside Lounge will be filled with enthusiastic young leaders Friday for “Elect Her-Campus Women Win.”

AishaTyler,  Friday, Feb. 20

Get your geek on, UWM!

It’s time to channel your inner geek with events celebrating science, technology and all things intellectual. Here are some highlights of this year’s Geek Week.

Feb. 25, African American Film Series

“Freedom Summer” & “Bus to Freedom: Freedom Summer Pilgrimage”

UWM’s ‘School Day With the Panthers’

More than 2,500 local students cheered the Milwaukee Panthers women’s basketball team to a come-from-behind victory Friday afternoon.

@UWMTechStore is #PantherProud!

@UWMTechStore is #PantherProud!

More than 300 students, faculty and staff visited the UWM Bookstore on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015 for the UWM TechStore Grand Opening celebration.

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.”