The three-year grant, in partnership with the Milwaukee Public Schools, is from the U.S. Department of Education’s Supporting Effective Educator Development program.
MILWAUKEE _The U.S. Department of Education has awarded $1,149,000 to the Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to prepare American Indian students to become teachers and administrators. The Electa Quinney Teacher Training and Administrative Leadership Program is a four-year project to recruit and prepare 20 undergraduate, post-baccalaureate or graduate […]
Children aging out of the foster care system need an affordable place to live. A south side neighborhood needed to rehabilitate deteriorating houses. UWM architecture grad John Miceli helped solve both problems with one project.
Being prepared and aware are keys to remaining safe. UW-Milwaukee police and partners will share the best ways to do so during Campus Safety Week Oct. 2-5.
Demographics and other challenges can be daunting, but UWM has been scoring major successes, Chancellor Mark Mone said during his fall plenary address.
MILWAUKEE _The National Science Foundation has awarded $100,000 to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education to help research the preservation and teaching of two indigenous languages. The institute will partner with two tribal colleges serving the Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe in Wisconsin and the Saginaw Chippewa […]
The African American Faculty & Staff Council is scheduled to present its first two scholarships at a gathering Tuesday, Sept. 26, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Union Art Gallery.
Nicole Lesser was studying to be a teacher. But then life, including children and sickness, intervened. Now, a decade later, she’s back, with newfound determination, focus and appreciation.
With a full-time job and a family, Jordan Acevedo knew it wouldn’t be easy to go back to school to change careers. UWM’s online program made it possible.
UWM has joined high school and college teams from across the country that have responded to a plea for help for Houston residents affected by Hurricane Harvey.