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“Working with nature has helped my soul”

“Working with nature has helped my soul”

Through her service-learning course, Kirkwood began to apply the class content to her service with River Revitalization.

Imprisonment from a public health perspective

Imprisonment from a public health perspective

A team of UWM scholars is focusing on the ways in which mass incarceration contributes to health inequities.

A parade float entered by Kuryer Polski, a Polish--language newspaper.

Online collection opens a wide window on Milwaukee’s Polish past

Just in time for Polish Fest – June 13-15 – the UWM Libraries are opening up historic Polish Milwaukee to the world.

Young parents apart can raise children together

Young parents apart can raise children together

Raising children can be especially challenging for young parents who may not have expected to add a baby to their lives.

After an endless winter, campus blooms

After an endless winter, campus blooms

A wet and coolish spring delayed planting a bit, but by last week the campus was abloom in flowerbeds.

An impressive year for the Panthers

An impressive year for the Panthers

The UWM Panthers wrapped up an impressive 2013-14 school year, shattering records and winning eight Horizon League titles.

Natural lawn care brings black, gold, green to UWM

Natural lawn care brings black, gold, green to UWM

A natural seasonal process of aerating, composting and 2-3 monthly mowings is already phasing out the campus’s traditional lawn-care.

Class project offers 365 days of Russian

Class project offers 365 days of Russian

The 2015 calendar, “Russian Rulit” or “Russian Rocks,” was created during the 2014 spring semester by students in Russian 311.

“Underwater Harvey” Bootsma featured in DearMKE vid

“Underwater Harvey” Bootsma featured in DearMKE vid

Watch Harvey Boostma as he studies the effects on large lakes of outside influences such as foreign species, climate change, and pollution.

Click on the image to view and download a PDF map showing EV charging statinos on campus

UWM adds campus EV fast-charge stations

The two new UWM stations are the first EV fast-charge stations in Milwaukee County