The UWM Libraries Archives’ recently completed digital collection archives the voices of key figures, capturing the “drama, politics and hard work” from the university’s formative years.
UWM students, alumni, faculty and staff have completed 66,000 hours of community service during the 2016-’17 school year, handily topping its 60,000-hour goal. To celebrate, the university’s Center for Community-Based Learning, Leadership, and Research will partner with Ex Fabula, a Milwaukee-based organization that produces storytelling events, to host “Building Bridges for a Better Milwaukee.” To […]
In recognition of Earth Day April 22, UWM will host a series of events to help members of the campus community explore ways to they can reduce their impact on the environment. The 11-day effort kicks off at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 13, with a talk by Colin Beavan, author of “No Impact Man,” in […]
UWM’s Solar Ambassador Team is helping Milwaukee nonprofits go green. Working with RE-volv, a nonprofit that covers the upfront costs for other nonprofits’ solar projects, UWM’s student service group is helping crowdfund its second solar energy upgrade. If the team raises $10,567 by April 4, it will install a solar energy system atop the River […]
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 […]
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar talked about being Muslim, his life as an outsider and his time in Milwaukee during a Distinguished Lecture Series event co-sponsored by the UWM Muslim Student Association.
UW-Milwaukee student journalists writing for Media Milwaukee won 14 Wisconsin College Media Association Better Newspaper Contest awards, including five first-place honors.
UWM has joined nearly 600 universities in the United States that are committed to reducing their carbon footprints to zero and building the capacity to adapt to climate change or other potential stressors.
Spring was in the air when UWM head baseball coach Scott Doffek and Milwaukee Brewers radio announcers Jeff Levering and Lane Grindle sat down at the Union to talk baseball.
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 […]