Impact

Carnegie Foundation recognizes UWM for community engagement

Carnegie Foundation recognizes UWM for community engagement

The foundation created its Community Engagement Classification to recognize colleges and universities that benefit their communities in ways not reflected by the typical national rankings.

Best of 2014: UWM Heads Downtown

Best of 2014: UWM Heads Downtown

Putting the final touches on the exterior of the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena!

Best of 2014: Nadella Named Microsoft CEO

Best of 2014: Nadella Named Microsoft CEO

Satya Nadella is remembered as an extremely talented graduate student.

Best of 2014: UWM’s Ninth Chancellor named

Best of 2014: UWM’s Ninth Chancellor named

“UW-Milwaukee is a vitally important academic institution with an impressive alumni base, strong research profile, and deep community engagements.”

Life Impact Program for student parents

Life Impact Program for student parents

Shaquita Glenn, a successful alumna of UWM’s s innovative Life Impact Program is now a graduate student in Educational Psychology.

Bob Evans CEO honors his Milwaukee family with UWM scholarship

Bob Evans CEO honors his Milwaukee family with UWM scholarship

Henry and Dolores Davis never went to college, but their five children – all UWM graduates – have established a scholarship in their honor.

Behind the scenes at UWM’s ‘Lysistrata’

Behind the scenes at UWM’s ‘Lysistrata’

Photographer Kenny Yoo offers a rare look at the weeks of backstage preparation and rehearsal leading up to opening night.

Alternative newspaper lives again (online) through UWM Libraries

Alternative newspaper lives again (online) through UWM Libraries

People around the world can revisit the psychedelic ’60s, viewed through the lens of one Milwaukee underground newspaper, the Kaleidoscope.

Changing stereotypes, encouraging young African-American men

Changing stereotypes, encouraging young African-American men

UWM is working to change the stereotypes and the prospects for young African-American males through a collaborative effort called the African American Male Initiative.

Starting small, Foundation helps all of UWM to grow

Starting small, Foundation helps all of UWM to grow

The UWM Foundation has helped tens of thousands of students complete their education, raised millions of dollars for facilities, and helped spark innovation and research.