Campus Events: Lectures Conferences and Symposiums

Leading Change: Women, Politics, Advocacy, & Social Justice

  • February 27, 2018
  • 5:00pm - 8:30pm
  • 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Helen Bader School of Social Welfare

We have reached capacity for this event. Thank you for your interest! Women’s voices are largely missing from the executive branches of governments and parliaments worldwide. This social justice event…

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Details For Event 13475 – Geosciences Colloquium: Rates, processes, and impacts of coastal geologic change…

Geosciences Colloquium: Rates, processes, and impacts of coastal geologic change along Western Lake Michigan

  • March 1, 2018
  • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
  • 3202 North Maryland Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Letters & Sciences

Presented by Ethan Theuerkauf from the Illinois State Geological Survey.

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Details For Event 13593 – Film screening: 'The Age of Love'

Film screening: 'The Age of Love'

  • March 1, 2018
  • 4:30pm - 7:30pm
  • 2419 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Campus Special Events/University Relations Events

UWM will host a special screening March 1 of the documentary “The Age of Love,” an exploration of love and relationships as we age. This free event will include a…

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Fireside Forum on Foreign Policy: Developing a 21st Century Workforce

  • March 1, 2018
  • 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  • 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Campus Special Events/University Relations Events

Finding workers to fill job openings is a challenge in most advanced economies. Deputy Consul General Andreas Götze, head of the economics section at the Consulate of Germany in Chicago…

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Data Visualization 101: Make Better Charts

  • March 2, 2018
  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • 2311 East Hartford Ave, Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Campus Special Events/University Relations Events

This session will review how to pick the right chart for your data and how to streamline charts to best tell your story. With the trend toward collecting ever more…

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Details For Event 13153 – Neuroscience Colloquium: Visual attention creates structure over space and time

Neuroscience Colloquium: Visual attention creates structure over space and time

  • March 2, 2018
  • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • 3209 N. Maryland Ave., Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Letters & Sciences

Presented by Dr. Steve Franconeri, Northwestern University.

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UWM’s Academic Adventurers: Julia Bowles

  • March 2, 2018
  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  • 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Campus Special Events/University Relations Events

Julie Bowles, UWM assistant professor of geosciences, will present “Journey to the Center of the Earth: Scientific Drilling in the Indian Ocean” on Friday, March 2. Academic Adventurers talks begin…

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Details For Event 13296 – Physics Colloquium: Accreting Neutron Stars and the Physics of Dense…

Physics Colloquium: Accreting Neutron Stars and the Physics of Dense Matter

  • March 2, 2018
  • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
  • 3209 N. Maryland Ave., Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Letters & Sciences

Presented by Edward Brown, Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics at Michigan State University.

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Details For Event 13154 – Irish Language Immersion weekend

Irish Language Immersion weekend

  • March 2 - March 4, 2018
  • 5:30pm - 12:00pm
  • 1532 North Wauwatosa Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53213, United States
  • Letters & Sciences

The UWM Celtic Studies Program presents a weekend designed for everyone interested in learning to speak Gaelic. Partnering with the Irish National Lottery, The UWM Celtic Studies Program will be…

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Details For Event 13297 – Out of Africa? Migration of Modern Humans

Out of Africa? Migration of Modern Humans

  • March 2, 2018
  • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • 1900 East Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
  • Letters & Sciences

Where are we from? Do we have a common ancestor? How closely related are members of the human family? In this program, we will apply DNA sequencing to unravel the…

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