UWM in the News

UWM in the News: Week Ending Nov. 5, 2014

NEWS Milwaukee Police Vote: No Confidence in Chief Flynn WUWM – October 31, 2014 The impact of the police union’s no-confidence vote in the chief is largely symbolic, according to Stan Stojkovic (HBSSW). The rank-and-file officers want to be heard he says. How light therapy heals wounds Wauwatosa Now – October 31, 2014 A collaborative team […]

UWM In the News: Week Ending Oct. 30, 2014

New Efforts to Change Stereotypes and Encourage African American Young Men Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper – October 25, 2014 UWM is working to change the stereotypes and the prospects for young African-American males through a collaborative effort called the African American Male Initiative. “This effort is a merger of two initiatives aimed at black youth […]

UWM in the News, Week Ending Oct. 23, 2014

NEWS “You do worry:” UW-Milwaukee professor eyes Ebola outbreak with great interest fox6now.com – October 10, 2014 Dr. Aaron Buseh (nursing) has studied global health disparities. He also grew up in Liberia — and has several brothers who still live there. Being in healthcare, Buseh understood the seriousness of the initial Ebola cases long before […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending Oct. 9, 2014

NEWS Students protest University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee fraternity amid date rape drug probe Greenfield Daily Reporter – September 26, 2014 More than 100 protesters have rallied outside of a UWM fraternity house. The group of mostly UWM students held signs and chanted as they marched to the Tau Kappa Epsilon house from a park Thursday night. […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending Oct. 9, 2014

NEWS Students protest University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee fraternity amid date rape drug probe Greenfield Daily Reporter – September 26, 2014 More than 100 protesters have rallied outside of a UWM fraternity house. The group of mostly UWM students held signs and chanted as they marched to the Tau Kappa Epsilon house from a park Thursday night. […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending Sept. 11, 2014

NEWS Walker Puts Positive Spin on Failed Jobs Promise in New Ad |WUWM – September 4, 2014 Mordecai Lee (governmental affairs) thinks that when it became apparent that Governor Walker would never accomplish the promise of 250,000 jobs, he picked a smart way to spin things by being very open about it.

UWM in the News: Week Ending Sept. 4, 12014

NEWS UW-Milwaukee implements new security measures WISN Milwaukee – August 28, 2014 UW-Milwaukee students are starting the new school year next week with some new safety procedures in place after student journalists uncovered what they called some holes in the school’s active shooter procedures. 2014 National Water Crisis: Midwest Contamination and Western Drought Milwaukee Courier […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending Aug. 28, 2014

NEWS School of Freshwater Sciences to host grand opening BizTimes.com – August 15, 2014 The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will host a grand opening for its School of Freshwater Sciences on Friday. The 92,600-square-foot building, will provide multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary research space, core facilities, collaborative space and teaching and instructional spaces. $8 million to be shared […]

UWM in the News: Week ending Aug. 14, 2014

Study: Uncivil work environment pushing women out of the engineering field Washington Post – August 9, 2014 A new National Science Foundation report released on Saturday about why so few women go into engineering, or stay in the field, highlights a key reason: a workplace culture of incivility toward women, according to Nadya Fouad (Psychology), […]

UWM in the News: Week ending July 31, 2014

NEWS UWM Scientists Working to Reintroduce Mayflies into Green Bay WUWM – July 24, 2014 Jerry Kaster and Chris Groff are two UWM scientists involved in a fascinating research project that explores pollution in the waters off Green Bay and the production of Mayflies.