UWM Hosts Native Writers’ Conference

MILWAUKEE –Native American writers from across the country will come together in Milwaukee from Sept. 4-9 for the 20th anniversary Returning the Gift Festival, titled  “Gathering of Words at the Gathering of the Waters.” The Gathering takes place at various locations throughout the city, and marks the 20th anniversary festival of indigenous writers and storytellers […]

Did ads make the American tourist?

Richard Popp’s, “The Holiday Makers,” explores the effects that mid-century print media advertising had on American consumer culture.

UWM dean helped shape new women’s care law

The women’s health provisions in the Affordable Care Act that went into effect Aug. 1 will help keep women healthier at every stage of life, says Magda Peck, dean of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health. Peck was one of 15 national experts on women’s health who served on the […]