Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

September 2016

Digital Pedagogy Brown Bag: Viral Media Mashups, Remixes, and Fair Use in the Classroom

September 28 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Led by Marc Tasman, Senior Lecturer, UWM Department of Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies.

Find out more »

Great Books Roundtable Discussion

September 28 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Arthur Schopenhauer First Book from The World as Will and Idea (also titled The World as Will and Representation) (1819) The Great Books Roundtable Discussions are sponsored by UWM’s Certificate Program in the Study of the Liberal Arts through Great Books, and are hosted…

Find out more »
October 2016

Newest Americans: Stories from the Global City

October 5 @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

In a series of presentations and interactive conversations, Newest Americans co-directors Tim Raphael and Julie Winokur will discuss how their documentary and storytelling project is salvaging local immigrant histories in and around Newark, NJ. Newest Americans works with grassroots organizations…

Find out more »

Master Chats: A Series for Advanced Learning

October 7 @ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Golda Meir Library, Conference Center, fourth floor,
2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, 53211
+ Google Map

"What Does the World Map Look Like in 100 Years?," presented by Frank Schneiger. Frank Schneiger is founder and principle of a firm that specializes in organizational change. In this talk he will examine three political maps, starting with one…

Find out more »

Map Society of Wisconsin: “Stories from Lake Michigan: The Cultural, Ecological and Industrial Histories of a Great Lake”

October 9 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Presented by Chelsey Blanke, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and Helen J. Bullard, storyteller and UW-Madison PhD candidate. Drawing upon archival materials, anecdotal stories, and personal experiences gathered over the past 18 months, Blanke and Bullard are conducting a collaborative…

Find out more »

2016 Morris Fromkin Memorial Lecture: “Transforming Justice: Youth-led Analysis of Mass Criminalization in Milwaukee”

October 11 @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Golda Meir Library, Conference Center, fourth floor,
2311 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, 53211
+ Google Map

"Transforming Justice: Youth-led Analysis of Mass Criminalization in Milwaukee" is presented by Anne Bonds, Associate Professor, UWM Department of Geography Lorraine Halinka Malcoe, Associate Professor, UWM Zilber School of Public Health Jenna M. Loyd, Assistant Professor, UWM Zilber School of Public…

Find out more »

Data Management 101

October 14 @ 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Presented by Kristin Briney, UWM Libraries Data Services Librarian Are you frustrated with disorganized research data? Are you organized but want to manage your data better? This session is for you! Data Management 101 covers the basics of managing research…

Find out more »

UWM’s Academic Adventurers: “Discovering Wisconsin and the World in the Digital Public Library of America”

October 21 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

With Ann Hanlon, Head, Digital Collections & Initiatives, UWM Libraries, and Marcy Bidney, Curator, American Geographical Society Library. Academic Adventurers talks begin at 3 p.m. in the American Geographical Society Library, third floor, east wing of the Golda Meir Library.…

Find out more »

Milwaukee Data: An Introduction

October 25 @ 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Come learn more about the data that describes your city and how you can find it, use it, and work to make more of it available. A team of librarians will be your guides. Presented by UWM Libraries staff Marcy Bidney (Curator,…

Find out more »

Great Books Roundtable Discussion

October 26 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Brian Friel Translations (1980) Optional: See the UWM Mainstage production of Translations, directed by Jenny Wanasek, November 16-23. The Great Books Roundtable Discussions are sponsored by UWM’s Certificate Program in the Study of the Liberal Arts through Great Books, and are hosted by the Special Collections…

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events