Academics

A conversation with the writer of UWM’s ‘Slightly Bigger Women’

A conversation with the writer of UWM’s ‘Slightly Bigger Women’

Theater education major Tina Binns and Peck School of the Arts professor Anne Basting collaborated on a new play, “Slightly Bigger Women.”

When he hears “you can’t,” he says “wanna bet?”

When he hears “you can’t,” he says “wanna bet?”

Jonathan Heider’s outlook is like that of any other student at the rigorous School of Architecture and Urban Planning: Do it and don’t hold back

At UWM, students speak Milwaukee’s native language

At UWM, students speak Milwaukee’s native language

UWM has worked to build a strong American Indian Studies program, in which students can learn Anishinaabe, the ancient language that gave Milwaukee its name.

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.