Academics

7 reasons UWM is tops for LGBT+ education

7 reasons UWM is tops for LGBT+ education

Seven reasons why the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a Top 50 LGBT+ Friendly University, as recognized by the national nonprofit Campus Pride.

Student entrepreneurs could change how athletes compete

Student entrepreneurs could change how athletes compete

The Student Startup Challenge provides funding and classroom support to help winners develop prototypes, mobile applications and business plans.

UWM senior wins opportunity to sing on stage at New York’s Metropolitan Opera

UWM senior wins opportunity to sing on stage at New York’s Metropolitan Opera

Kathryn Henry will perform at the Metropolitan Opera in New York after winning the opera company’s National Council Auditions

Spotlight on Excellence: Rainforest Research

Spotlight on Excellence: Rainforest Research

UWM students trade Milwaukee’s below-zero winter temperatures for 90° F and 90 percent humidity in the rainforests of Panama.

UWM faculty, students find change in the air during Cuba trip

UWM faculty, students find change in the air during Cuba trip

UWinteriM students had a chance to learn firsthand how the United States and Cuba could benefit from reestablishing diplomatic relations,

Student-athletes movin’ on

Student-athletes movin’ on

A number of student-athletes completed their undergraduate degrees this past semester. Learn more about our talented graduates.

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.

UWM Family Weekend

UWM Family Weekend

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

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.

TEDx hosted by UWM students? ‘Y not.’

TEDx hosted by UWM students? ‘Y not.’

The student organizers of Milwaukee’s only TEDx event of 2014 said they wanted more people to know about the amazing work happening right here at UWM.