Stories

Professor’s Ebola response inspired by anxiety, advocacy, need for global health equity

Professor’s Ebola response inspired by anxiety, advocacy, need for global health equity

Aaron Buseh, an associate professor inUWM’s College of Nursing and expert on global public health, grew up in Liberia, one of the countries affected by Ebola.

Turning learning into a communal experience

Turning learning into a communal experience

The Daniel M. Soref Learning Commons, opened in 2009, transformed 32,500 square feet on the west side of the Golda Meir Library into an open, communal learning space.

Panther Prowl: It’s not too late to register

Panther Prowl: It’s not too late to register

Panther Prowl raises scholarship funds for our students. A full 100% of Prowl proceeds support UWM scholarships.

New research tools help find genetic links to disease

New research tools help find genetic links to disease

Paul Auer, an assistant professor of biostatistics in UWM’s Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health, uses mathematics and computers as his tools in the fight against heart disease.

TEDx hosted by UWM students? ‘Y not.’

TEDx hosted by UWM students? ‘Y not.’

The student organizers of Milwaukee’s only TEDx event of 2014 said they wanted more people to know about the amazing work happening right here at UWM.

Professor documents lives of the undocumented

Professor documents lives of the undocumented

Undocumented college students who have achieved legal status in the U.S. because of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival are living their lives two years at a time.

Safe ride really does provide a safe side

Safe ride really does provide a safe side

B.O.S.S. provides on-demand van transportation to UWM students to promote a safe environment for members of the UWM community.

Digital Archaeology changes exploration of the past

Digital Archaeology changes exploration of the past

An archaeologist in the Department of Art History at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is exploring the past using the tools of the 21st century.

UWM students drive a second TEDx experience for Milwaukee

UWM students drive a second TEDx experience for Milwaukee

It’s no surprise that three friends would act on their passions and decide to organize a Milwaukee TEDx conference at UWM.

A Freshwater Odyssey

A Freshwater Odyssey

UWM celebrated the opening of the expanded home of its School of Freshwater Sciences on Milwaukee’s inner harbor Sept. 12-13.