Impact

A look beyond banned books

A look beyond banned books

It’s not just banned books that librarians are dealing with today – it’s Internet filters, invasions of privacy and Internet censorship.

New studio gives back, teaches art in Riverwest

New studio gives back, teaches art in Riverwest

Darren Hill is turning his own challenging life experiences into positive opportunities for young people in his neighborhood.

PANTHERFEST creates memories, music for UWM students

PANTHERFEST creates memories, music for UWM students

Balloons, confetti and thousands of students filled the Marcus Amphitheater on Friday, Sept. 6, for UWM’s largest annual event of the year, PANTHERFEST.

U.S. Army, UWM, now ‘Project Runway’ for arts grad

U.S. Army, UWM, now ‘Project Runway’ for arts grad

After her third audition for Lifetime’s Emmy nominated reality T.V. show, “Project Runway,” UWM alumna Miranda K. Levy finally got her shot.

Partners for everyday health

Partners for everyday health

Local to Global: Creating Healthier Communities, a UWM student organization, will present Everyday Health Program sessions in collaboration with community churches.

Impacting academic performance through the arts

Impacting academic performance through the arts

Teachers are learning firsthand how the integration of the arts into other subject areas can impact students’ academic performance.

Genetic research among ethnic minorities: A question of trust

Genetic research among ethnic minorities: A question of trust

People of color, who bear a disproportionate burden of chronic illnesses, take part in genomics research at low rates.

Successfully enforcing firearm surrender

Successfully enforcing firearm surrender

Until recently, laws requiring firearms surrender have not been systematically enforced, says Steven Brandl, UWM associate professor of criminal justice.

UWM’s ‘Summerdances’ presents world premieres at two iconic locations

UWM’s ‘Summerdances’ presents world premieres at two iconic locations

The works were created as part of the Peck School’s Year of the Arts celebration at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee,

New exhibitions illustrate INOVA’s mission

New exhibitions illustrate INOVA’s mission

On July 15, Sara Krajewski hits the first-year mark as director of INOVA (Institute of Visual Arts) at UWM.