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UWM Festival of Films in French, Feb. 7-16

UWM Festival of Films in French, Feb. 7-16

This year’s selection highlights four women filmmakers, Chantal Akerman, Lorraine Lévy, Maïwenn and Sophie Lellouche.

UWM celebrates Black History & Liberation Month in February

UWM celebrates Black History & Liberation Month in February

Look into the present lives, rich history and diverse perspectives of African Americans and the African Diaspora.

Dance Department celebrates 50th anniversary season

Dance Department celebrates 50th anniversary season

The Department of Dance leaps into the spring semester Jan. 23-26 with “Winterdances: Past Moving Forward.”

Math Circle taps kids’ creativity in problem-solving

Math Circle taps kids’ creativity in problem-solving

UWM math professors teach middle and high schoolers how to find creative solutions to unconventional math problems through the UWM Math Circle.

Henry Herbert (from left) and Jeff Nuese scoop out some of the 14 lake sturgeon into a waiting transport tank manned by a Shedd Aquarium staff member. The sturgeon recently had a 90-mile drive from Milwaukee to their new home in Chicago. (Photo by Jill Paddock)

UWM sturgeon for the Shedd

UWM supplied the Shedd Aquarium with the biological equivalent of 135 million years of Great Lakes ecosystem history in the form of 14 lake sturgeon.

Double major inspires Chagall exhibit

Double major inspires Chagall exhibit

The current exhibition at the UWM Art History Gallery grew out of the curator’s double major.

Communication Sciences student organization receives highest honor

Communication Sciences student organization receives highest honor

The Gold Rating is the highest possible recognition given by the national organization and only fourteen chapters in the country met the standards of this level out of over 300 chapters.

‘Les Liaisons Dangereuses’ brings intrigue to UWM’s Mainstage Theatre

‘Les Liaisons Dangereuses’ brings intrigue to UWM’s Mainstage Theatre

This award-winning drama by Christopher Hampton is an exploration of the aristocratic excesses of pre-revolutionary France.

UWM observes Veterans Week

UWM observes Veterans Week

Through partnerships with the Campus Activities Board and other campus and community organizations, this year’s Veterans Week will be the largest in UWM’s history.

UWM hosts immigration reform activist Jose Antonio Vargas

UWM hosts immigration reform activist Jose Antonio Vargas

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and undocumented immigrant Jose Antonio Vargas speaks on “Define American,” takes place on Thursday, Nov. 7, at 7 p.m. in the UWM Union.