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Are you ready to vote?

Are you ready to vote?

The University and the Student Association have been working to ensure you can take these three step to making your vote count:

The Campus Wild

The Campus Wild

Several natural communities rely on UWM to be a strong steward of the environment and a leader in environmental sustainability.

On your mark, get set, Prowl!

On your mark, get set, Prowl!

More than 1,400 runners took on the 10th annual Panther Prowl 5K. The run/walk is sponsored by the UWM Alumni Association.

Wild UWM: The Monarch Conservancy

Wild UWM: The Monarch Conservancy

Like the monarch butterflies that rest en masse on the area’s huge sycamore during their southern migration, the UWM Monarch Conservancy at Innovation Campus has undergone a metamorphosis.

Through diligent restoration, Downer Woods is once again home to native plants.

Wild UWM: Downer Woods

Around the turn of the 20th century, the land was owned and farmed by Guido Pfister, who eventually donated it to Downer College, on the site that became UWM in 1964.

Amberleigh Henschen prepares a mist net for her early-morning bird research at the Cedarburg Bog,

Wild UWM: The Cedarburg Bog

Just 30 miles north of campus, the Cedarburg Bog spans 2,200 acres and is owned primarily by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and UWM.

UWM Family Weekend

UWM Family Weekend

The seventh-annual UWM Family Weekend promises to be filled with something for everyone.

Professor’s Ebola response inspired by anxiety, advocacy, need for global health equity

Professor’s Ebola response inspired by anxiety, advocacy, need for global health equity

Aaron Buseh, an associate professor inUWM’s College of Nursing and expert on global public health, grew up in Liberia, one of the countries affected by Ebola.

Turning learning into a communal experience

Turning learning into a communal experience

The Daniel M. Soref Learning Commons, opened in 2009, transformed 32,500 square feet on the west side of the Golda Meir Library into an open, communal learning space.

Panther Prowl: It’s not too late to register

Panther Prowl: It’s not too late to register

Panther Prowl raises scholarship funds for our students. A full 100% of Prowl proceeds support UWM scholarships.