Academics

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.

Safe ride really does provide a safe side

Safe ride really does provide a safe side

B.O.S.S. provides on-demand van transportation to UWM students to promote a safe environment for members of the UWM community.

Digital Archaeology changes exploration of the past

Digital Archaeology changes exploration of the past

An archaeologist in the Department of Art History at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is exploring the past using the tools of the 21st century.

UWM students drive a second TEDx experience for Milwaukee

UWM students drive a second TEDx experience for Milwaukee

It’s no surprise that three friends would act on their passions and decide to organize a Milwaukee TEDx conference at UWM.

Humanities matter more than ever, take center stage at UWM

Humanities matter more than ever, take center stage at UWM

Critical thinking, language, empathy, culture, innovation, leadership

High school students get a look at urban planning, GIS

High school students get a look at urban planning, GIS

A group of local high school students is learning the many ways Geographic Information Systems can be used in future careers.

With time still on her side, guitarist earns second degree

With time still on her side, guitarist earns second degree

Macyn Taylor, the subject of publicity in 2011 when she earned her BFA in music at the age of 17, recently received a master of music degree in guitar performance.

Institute for Urban Education broadens student teachers’ horizons

Institute for Urban Education broadens student teachers’ horizons

The institute is sharing the urban focus of UWM’s School of Education with student teachers from all over the University of Wisconsin system.