Hope Olson awarded the 2017 Margaret Mann citation

Hope Olson, professor emerita at UWM’s School of Information Studies, has received the 2017 Margaret Mann citation from the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services for outstanding professional achievement in cataloging or classification. The ALCTS’s Cataloging and Metadata Management Section will present the citation on June 24 at the 2017 American Library Association conference […]

Brewers announcers to talk baseball at UWM

UWM is teaming up with Milwaukee Brewers radio announcers Jeff Levering and Lane Grindle for a preseason baseball talk on Feb. 8. The event will be in the Union Ballroom West from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Attendance is free and open to the public. The announcers will highlight the Brewers’ offseason acquisitions, preview the 2017 […]

Peck filmmakers to show work at Sundance, Slamdance

Two UWM Peck School of the Arts filmmakers will screen work at Park City, Utah, film festivals. Sky Hopinka, a film department instructor and alumnus, will return to the Sundance Film Festival, Jan. 19-29. His film “Visions of an Island” will screen in the festival’s documentary short film program and in its environmentally themed New […]

Stoffel named a top 100 influential person in occupational therapy

The American Occupational Therapy Association has named a UWM College of Health Sciences associate professor as one of the most influential people in her field’s history. Virginia Stoffel, associate professor of occupational science and technology, appears on the association’s list of 100 people who have influenced occupational therapy in the past century. Stoffel’s research focuses […]