UWM in the News

UWM in the News: Week ending Nov. 21, 2013

NEWS What can happen when graphene meets a semiconductor Phys.org – November 21, 2013 A  research group at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has identified new characteristics of electron transport in a two-dimensional sheet of graphene layered on top of a semiconductor.

UWM in the News: Week Ending Nov. 14, 2013

Anne Basting (Theatre) is recognized for being one of Milwaukee’s top 20 most creative people.

UWM in the News: Week Ending Nov. 7, 2013

UWM researchers develop new wrench; Snap-on will manufacture tool that helps avoid injuries
UWM star Kelly Lewers honored

UWM in the News: Week Ending Oct. 31, 2013

UWM Philosophy Professor Reconsiders Pragmatism
WUWM – October 31, 2013
UWM Philosophy professor Robert Schwartz takes a look a back at a few American philosophers of old, and asks us to re-examine their ideas.

UWM in the News: Week Ending Oct. 24,2013

NEWS UWM can be catalyst for entrepreneurship BizTimes – October 21, 2013 The accelerated pace of startup activity in the M7 region provides a golden opportunity for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to rebrand itself as an E-University – E for Entrepreneur.

UWM in the News: Week Ending Oct. 17, 2013

Scott Strath (Human Movement Sciences) talks about the importance of discussion exercise at doctor visits.

Mordecai Lee (Government Affairs) says it’s a shame that Wisconsin will lose so much institutional memory in state government after next year.

UWM in the News: Week Ending Oct. 10, 2013

NEWS ‘First of its kind’ program teaches Milwaukee businesses how to scale up Neighborhood News Service – October 10, 2013 UWM is part of the Scale Up initiative which aims to foster entrepreneurship in Milwaukee. Wisconsin Imprisons Black and Native American Men at Twice the National Rate AllGov – October 9, 2013 Researchers at UWM […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending Oct. 3, 2013

NEWS Wisconsin Prisons Incarcerate Most Black Men In U.S. NPR – October 3, 2013 A study from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee looked at that state’s incarceration rates and found they were the highest in the country for black men. PPG Donates $5K to Oak Creek Schools Patch.com – October 2, 2013 16 middle school girls […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending Sept. 26, 2013

NEWS Institute on Aging and Environment, UWM School of Architecture and Urban Planning Arch Daily – September 26, 2013 UWM’s School of Architecture and Urban Planning is recognized for leading the way in research on the environment’s effect on elderly care. Study: Guns on campus a no-go for Midwest students The Lantern – September 26, […]

UWM in the News: Week Ending Sept. 19, 2013

NEWS Why does Wisconsin send so many black people to jail? BBC – September 18, 2013 Lois Quinn from (Continuing Education) talks to about African American incarceration in Wisconsin. Study helps deconstruct estrogen’s role in memory Medical Xpress – September 18, 2013 In a new study, Karyn Frick (Psychology) uncovers details about estrogen’s role in […]