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UWM sport psychology consultant in Sochi [Medals Update]

UWM sport psychology consultant in Sochi [Medals Update]

Barbara Meyer is a sport psychology consultant for members of the Australian Freestyle Ski Team and the U.S. men’s hockey team.

Spotlight on Excellence: The (new) “Happiest Place on Earth”

Spotlight on Excellence: The (new) “Happiest Place on Earth”

UWM Children’s Learning Center left its old home in the Kunkle Building and moved to the Northwest Quad.

Autism in another language inspires alumna

Autism in another language inspires alumna

A growing interest in teaching and a desire to help Milwaukee’s Spanish-speaking community started Celina Echeveste on her career path.

New greenhouse enhances research and teaching

New greenhouse enhances research and teaching

The facility stands toe-to-toe with those at leading research institutions across the country.

2013 in Review: Light as medicine? UWM researchers explain how

2013 in Review: Light as medicine? UWM researchers explain how

Scientists have known for years that certain wavelengths of light in certain doses can heal, but they are only now uncovering exactly how it works.

New UWM scholarship offered to children of inmates

New UWM scholarship offered to children of inmates

UWM has partnered with Creative Corrections Education Foundation to create the Creative Corrections Education Foundation Fund.

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.