Amy Kalkbrenner

UWM researcher adds to evidence linking autism to air pollutants

A UWM researcher has added to a growing body of evidence that links autism to air pollutants such as those generated by cars and trucks.

UWM Study: Patients withhold information from electronic records

New research by a University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Sociology professor shows that attitudes surrounding electronic health care records could be putting patients at risk.

The research team investigating a new treatment for asthma are Douglas Stafford (from left), director of the Milwaukee Institute for Drug Discovery; Alexander Arnold, assistant professor; and Distinguished Professor James Cook. They are using equipment at the new Southeastern Wisconsin Applied Chemistry Center for Excellence. (Photo by Troye Fox)

UWM Research Foundation announces nine new Catalyst Grants

Nine new research projects, including developments for a new cancer therapy and a high-power density battery to continue medical operations during power outages, have received Catalyst Grant funding from the UWM Research Foundation.

Deaf Awareness Week celebrates a community’s pride

The Milwaukee community has a chance to meet and get to know the deaf community during Deaf Awareness Week Wisconsin (DAWW), the week of Sept. 22-26, at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. The celebration of pride in the deaf community will feature lectures, performances and even a “Sign and Dine” at the Union Gasthaus. The UWM […]

Sample Voter ID

Getting a UWM Voter ID

Wisconsin voters will need to present an acceptable form of photo identification at the polling place in order to be able to vote.

UWM Dean Magda Peck receives national award in public health

Peck received the 2014 National Excellence in Public Health Award from the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials.

UWM’s Innovation Campus taps high-performance computing resource at the Milwaukee Institute

Innovation Campus tenants Brooks Stevens and Concordia University will be the first organizations to use the services provided by the Milwaukee Institute.

Computer simulation of two black holes merging into one, and the release of energy in the form of gravitational waves. Photo credit Bernd Brügmann, Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics.

InCommon expands support for international research through pilot with UW-Milwaukee

The pilot will enable astronomers worldwide to log into three UWM-based services.

Sept. 30 & Oct. 1, Records Management Basics Workshop

Learn how to use records management to increase your job efficiency and comply with state records law.

Chia Youyee Vang

UWM’s Chia Youyee Vang receives UW System Award

Vang, who is the director of the Hmong Diaspora Studies Certificate Program, is an interdisciplinary historian whose research has focused on the lives of Southeast Asian refugees following the Vietnam War.