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UWM Spotlight on Excellence: “Wheelchair Day”

UWM Spotlight on Excellence: “Wheelchair Day”

Once or twice a year, local rehabilitation equipment vendors pull up to the College of Health Sciences with three vans full of wheelchairs.

Life Impact Program for student parents

Life Impact Program for student parents

Shaquita Glenn, a successful alumna of UWM’s s innovative Life Impact Program is now a graduate student in Educational Psychology.

Bob Evans CEO honors his Milwaukee family with UWM scholarship

Bob Evans CEO honors his Milwaukee family with UWM scholarship

Henry and Dolores Davis never went to college, but their five children – all UWM graduates – have established a scholarship in their honor.

UWM – StormReady for anything

UWM – StormReady for anything

UWM is the only StormReady® college or university in Wisconsin.

Getting sensitive with African clawed frogs

Getting sensitive with African clawed frogs

In David Heathcote’s lab, an African frog is helping uncover the details of how our human senses develop.

Behind the scenes at UWM’s ‘Lysistrata’

Behind the scenes at UWM’s ‘Lysistrata’

Photographer Kenny Yoo offers a rare look at the weeks of backstage preparation and rehearsal leading up to opening night.

UWM researcher works to uncloak how memories affect attention

UWM researcher works to uncloak how memories affect attention

Cognitive neuroscientist Deborah Hannula wonders whether people’s attention can be diverted from a task if there is an object in sight that triggers a memory.

See you at Panther Arena!

See you at Panther Arena!

Come see the Panthers play in the new UWM Panther Arena. Season tickets, mini plans, and group plans are available now!

Spotlight on Excellence: Welcome to UWM

Spotlight on Excellence: Welcome to UWM

This is a first for our UWM “Spotlight on Excellence” video series – we’re showcasing our entire university.

A Lot is Riding on UWM’s Comprehensive Study of Music & Memory

A Lot is Riding on UWM’s Comprehensive Study of Music & Memory

UWM faculty and undergraduate students at UWM are conducting one of the most comprehensive evaluations of the increasingly popular Music & Memory program.