UWM in the News

UWM in the News: Week Ending Aug. 13, 2013

NEWS Researchers Identify New Molecules Necessary for Memory Formation Innovations Report – August 8, 2013 A study led by Karyn Frick (Psychology), identifies a new cellular mechanism necessary for memory. 3 websites available to check for area beach water quality WISN 12 – August 15, 2013 A partnership between the City of Milwaukee Health Department […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending Aug. 8, 2013

NEWS State approves $35M financing for UWM research complex The Business Journal – August 7, 2013 The Wisconsin State Building Commission Wednesday approved another $35 million to support construction of an $80 million research building at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s main campus. Collaboration Creates Non-destructive 3D Imaging Technique PCB Design 007 – August 6, 2013 […]

UWM in the News: Week ending Aug. 1, 2013

NEWS Rebuilding the Ivory Towers Milwaukee Magazine – August 2013 Chancellor Michael Lovell is quoted on his views regarding the importance of educating students for “jobs that don’t exist yet.” He stresses the importance of critical thinking in higher education. Mind the Gap Milwaukee Magazine – August 2013 Professor Mark Levine’s  (History) research on the […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending July 25, 2013

NEWS Scale Up Milwaukee seeks to create entrepreneurship ecosystem BizTimes – July 22, 2013 UWM is a partner in the Scale Up Milwaukee project aimed to foster entrepreneurship in Milwaukee. Want to Help Cure Disease or Discover New Stars? Now You Can, Using Your Smartphone PR Newswire – July 22, 2013 UWM’s  Center for Gravitation […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending July 18, 2013

NEWS A new way to see space – even its junk Phys.org – July 18, 2013 Professor David Kaplan (Physics) has explored an additional aspect of the telescope – its ability to track space junk, everything from defunct satellites to pieces resulting from collisions. The Water Council’s accelerator program chooses Milwaukee, French startups The Business […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending July 11, 2013

NEWS Finding the price of carbon Tampa Bay Times – July 6, 2013 William Holahan  (Economics) co authored an article suggesting the implementation of either a cap-and-trade or a carbon tax to help price carbon emissions appropriately. Close up of UWM’s School of Freshwater Sciences: Slideshow The Business Journal – July 11, 2013 The long-planned […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending July 4, 2013

NEWS U.S. Army veteran who served at Fort McCoy to compete on ‘Project Runway’ News8000.com – July 3, 2013 UWM Peck School of the Arts Alum, Miranda Levy, will compete in the hit TV show Project Runway this upcoming season. The Best Cities For Boomers To Pre-Retire Forbes – July 3, 2013 Milwaukee is recognized […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending June 27, 2013

NEWS Synopsis: No Need to Line Up American Physiological Society – June 27, 2013 Hin-Cheuk Poon (Physics) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and co-workers have proposed a method for determining the structure of molecules with helical symmetry (such as many viruses) by processing a series of diffraction patterns measured from randomly oriented particles. Cleanup grants […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending June 20, 2013

NEWS Obasanjo Photos With Nigerian U.S. Boxing Champ During Milwaukee Visit Nigeria Masterweb Daily News – June 19, 2013 Chief Olusegun Obasanjo (OBJ) visited University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee (UWM) where he was a guest speaker promoting future relations and strengthening of ties between UWM and African Nations. Prozac forces fish wanting to kill The Voices […]

UWM in the News: Week ending June 13, 2013

NEWS MoU signed with University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee The Times of India – June 13, 2013 UWM is recognized for being a pioneer institute for imparting various courses on technology. Fish on Prozac: Anxious, anti-social, aggressive Mother Nature Network – June 12, 2013 Exposure to fluoxetine, known by the trade name Prozac, had a bizarre effect […]