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UWM prints 3-D hands for Mexican children’s hospital

UWM prints 3-D hands for Mexican children’s hospital

Sixty-seven 3-D-printed prosthetic hands are on the way to impoverished children in Mexico thanks in part to UW-Milwaukee associate professor Frankie Flood.

At UWM, students speak Milwaukee’s native language

At UWM, students speak Milwaukee’s native language

UWM has worked to build a strong American Indian Studies program, in which students can learn Anishinaabe, the ancient language that gave Milwaukee its name.

UWM study: Golden vehicle for drug delivery has hidden costs

UWM study: Golden vehicle for drug delivery has hidden costs

A recent UWM study has found that while engineered gold nanoparticles are attractive for smart drug delivery, they come with a downside: great potential to disrupt a woman’s fertility.

7 reasons UWM is tops for LGBT+ education

7 reasons UWM is tops for LGBT+ education

Seven reasons why the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is a Top 50 LGBT+ Friendly University, as recognized by the national nonprofit Campus Pride.

Mone details response to proposed budget cuts

Mone details response to proposed budget cuts

Gov. Scott Walker has proposed cutting the University of Wisconsin System budget by $300 million over two years; UW-Milwaukee’s share of that is estimated at $40 million. Here are some things to know about the budget situation.

Passion project: UWM grad finds her sweet spot with Indulgence Chocolatiers

Passion project: UWM grad finds her sweet spot with Indulgence Chocolatiers

Julie Waterman was a senior at UWM when she turned a passion for quality chocolate into a business.

Student entrepreneurs could change how athletes compete

Student entrepreneurs could change how athletes compete

The Student Startup Challenge provides funding and classroom support to help winners develop prototypes, mobile applications and business plans.

UWM senior wins opportunity to sing on stage at New York’s Metropolitan Opera

UWM senior wins opportunity to sing on stage at New York’s Metropolitan Opera

Kathryn Henry will perform at the Metropolitan Opera in New York after winning the opera company’s National Council Auditions

UW-Milwaukee Chancellor addresses proposed budget cuts

UW-Milwaukee Chancellor addresses proposed budget cuts

Calling a proposed $300 million cut an unprecedented challenge, Chancellor Mone asserted that UWM has exceptional resources in its faculty and a mission important to defend.

Spotlight on Excellence: Rainforest Research

Spotlight on Excellence: Rainforest Research

UWM students trade Milwaukee’s below-zero winter temperatures for 90° F and 90 percent humidity in the rainforests of Panama.