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UWM invests in veterans’ education, seeking to help those who served nation

UWM invests in veterans’ education, seeking to help those who served nation

The past five years have seen a surge in awareness and programming as UWM has expanded and deepened its focus on student veterans.

Five ways UWM is changing the way we eat

Five ways UWM is changing the way we eat

In an age where processed foods dominate our diets, UWM researchers are working to give us a fuller picture of why we consume certain foods – and how we can eat healthier.

AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin donates historical records to University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries

AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin donates historical records to University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries

Only a handful of other AIDS service organizations in the U.S. have taken similar steps to open their historical records for research.

Lights, camera, UWM alumni in Hollywood

Lights, camera, UWM alumni in Hollywood

The journey from Milwaukee to Hollywood is shorter than you’d think for graduates of UWM’s Department of Film, Video, Animation, and New Genres and other Peck School of the Arts programs.

A conversation with the writer of UWM’s ‘Slightly Bigger Women’

A conversation with the writer of UWM’s ‘Slightly Bigger Women’

Theater education major Tina Binns and Peck School of the Arts professor Anne Basting collaborated on a new play, “Slightly Bigger Women.”

Wear the sticker, take the picture with #UWMvital

Wear the sticker, take the picture with #UWMvital

Students, staff and faculty are encouraged to show their support for the university with this social media contest. You can win a pizza party or baseball game with Chancellor Mark Mone!

Unique program helps students earn a degree while raising a family

Unique program helps students earn a degree while raising a family

UWM’s Life Impact Program supports student-parents as they navigate the demands of college and parenting.

A documentary on Clarence Garrett, who returned to UWM after 50 years

A documentary on Clarence Garrett, who returned to UWM after 50 years

“Clarence,” a documentary about Clarence Garrett, thought to be the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s oldest graduate at 87, will have its world premier

On 4/14, here are 5 reasons we love going to school in Milwaukee

On 4/14, here are 5 reasons we love going to school in Milwaukee

With its beautiful lakefront, vibrant arts culture, major league sports and an economy focused on innovation, Milwaukee is a great city to call home.

See the art, be the art Saturday at Kenilworth Open Studios

See the art, be the art Saturday at Kenilworth Open Studios

Make a movie, enjoy Shakespeare, or see a dance premiere at Kenilworth Open Studios – the Peck School of the Arts’ annual celebration in UWM’s 500,000-square-foot industrial artist studio.