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UWM earns bronze as a bike-friendly university

The award from the Bicycle Federation of America recognizes the university’s biking promotion, education programs, infrastructure and pro-bicycling policies.

Devon Carson (top), Lora Warner, and Mike Ford

Panel Discussion on “Life After Vouchers” Nov. 14

The lessons of Milwaukee’s 20-year history with school vouchers are the topic of a panel discussion Thursday, Nov. 14.

Workshop on “Organizing For Social Action In Urban Communities”

Mike Miller, the founder and executive director of ORGANIZE Training Center, will lead a workshop on organizing for social action in urban communities.

UWM’s Common Read Presents: An Evening with Kao Kalia Yang

“Latehomecomer” author will speak on memory and history  The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee presents “Memory and History: An Evening with Kao Kalia Yang,” author of “The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir,” on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at 7 p.m. in the Wisconsin Room of the UWM Student Union, 2200 East Kenwood Blvd. The event will include […]

Wisconsin Economic Scorecard released for third quarter of 2013

UWM poll shows support for proposed iron ore mine, mixed opinions on casino, opposition to sales tax increase

UWM building earns award from WGBA at sustainable building conference Oct. 4

UWM’s Cambridge Commons Residence Hall is one of six environmentally friendly buildings that will be recognized at the 10th annual Sustainable Energy Efficiency Conference

Arab and American Literature / Media / Gender / Cultural Politics lecture series

Ihab Hassan, UWM Professor Emeritus and Caroline Nagl, Department of Geography, University of South Carolina

Karyn Frick. Photo by Troye Fox

UWM study helps deconstruct estrogen’s role in memory

In a new study, Karyn Frick, professor of psychology at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, uncovers details about estrogen’s role in the complex cellular communication system underlying memory formation.

Global Water Center opens with fanfare

Global Water Center opens with fanfare

The Global Water Center, a water research and business accelerator established by the Milwaukee Water Council, officially opened Thursday, Sept. 13.

UWM researchers among those awarded funding for Great Lake projects

Two UWM researchers have been awarded grants from the University of Michigan Water Center for two of eight projects aimed at restoring and protecting the Great Lakes.