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Free UWM workshop explores mobile apps and SAP mobile platform

While corporations and organizations should be incorporating the growth of connected devices into their mobile strategy and investments, many organizations are not prepared to deal with this rapid change.

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.”

Wisconsin Economic Scorecard released for fourth quarter of 2013

A UWM poll shows a patient electorate when it comes to problems with the Affordable Care Act rollout, growing support for a proposed Kenosha casino and overwhelming support for a state minimum wage increase.

Lorin Radtke

UWM Winter Commencement to be held Dec. 15

UWM will hold its Winter Commencement ceremony at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15, at the U.S. Cellular Arena, 400 W. Kilbourn Ave.

Inmate Funded Educational Scholarship Kicks Off Dec. 5

Current inmates at the House of Correction have already pledged $400 per month to the scholarship, joining inmates in New Mexico and Texas.

UWM study: What can happen when graphene meets a semiconductor

For all the promise of graphene as a material for next-generation electronics and quantum computing, scientists still don’t know enough about this high-performance conductor to effectively control an electric current. Graphene, a one-atom-thick layer of carbon, conducts electricity so efficiently that the electrons are difficult to control. And control will be necessary before this wonder […]

UW Flexible Option opens virtual university doors

The official “first to Flex” is Aaron Apel, a UW-Madison employee, whose goal is to earn an IT degree offered in the Flexible Option format through UW-Milwaukee.

UWM building earns award from WGBA at sustainable building conference Oct. 4

UWM’s Cambridge Commons Residence Hall is one of six environmentally friendly buildings recognized at the 10th annual Sustainable Energy Efficiency Conference.

Memorial service to honor Winston Van Horne

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and its Department of Africology will host a memorial service for Professor Winston Van Horne, who passed away on May 24, 2013. The celebration of his legacy begins at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9, in the Helen Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts, 2419 E. Kenwood Blvd.

Karen Frick . UWM Photo by Troye Fox (Click for a hi-res version)

UWM study helps deconstruct estrogen’s role in memory

In a new study, Karyn Frick, professor of psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee uncovers details about estrogen’s role in the complex cellular communication system underlying memory formation.