Academics

Exploring the cultural roots of philanthropy

Exploring the cultural roots of philanthropy

How does a nonprofit organization operate in a society that has different notions of what philanthropy is?

‘Zuckerberg Files’ attract instant interest

‘Zuckerberg Files’ attract instant interest

UWM Assistant Professor Michael Zimmer, his students and research have created the online multimedia trove that is “The Zuckerberg Files.”

Support, reality can help older workers cope with late-career job loss

Support, reality can help older workers cope with late-career job loss

Helping older people who lose their jobs deal with that reality is a challenge for mental health professionals.

UWM-Trained Teachers Take Top Honors

UWM-Trained Teachers Take Top Honors

Two UWM School of Education alumni received Advanced Career awards from the the Education Deans of Greater Milwaukee.

Interested in news then on the news, journalism LLC leads

Interested in news then on the news, journalism LLC leads

Students in JAMS new Living Learning Community didn’t just get to see how the news was created. They ended up ON the news.

AMP-ing up S.T.E.M. education

AMP-ing up S.T.E.M. education

Wisconsin Alliance for Minority Participationt helps prepare students for the STEM areas by getting them involved in undergraduate research and internship

Portuguese spoken here

Portuguese spoken here

The number of Brazilian students coming to UWM has more than doubled from 2012 to 2013, and word of mouth in Brazil is expected to result in future increases.

PANTHERFEST 2013: Your Story

PANTHERFEST 2013: Your Story

Here’s a collection of some of your tweets about UWM’s biggest party of the year.

Flexible options meet students’ needs

Flexible options meet students’ needs

Working adults are driving the need for programs that are flexible enough to accommodate their needs.

UWM student featured in national campaign

UWM student featured in national campaign

Two UWM students are featured in a new national campaign about public housing.