College of Letters & Science debuts accelerated programs

The College of Letters & Science is debuting three new accelerated programs this fall that will allow students to earn both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in just five years. The new offerings include: Bachelor’s in political science/master’s of public administration Bachelor’s in Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latin@ studies/masters in translation (French or Spanish) […]

UWM historian finds history in Chicago city blocks

Block by block, the citizens of Chicago are making their city a safer, cleaner, happier place. UWM historian Amanda Seligman explores a neighborly phenomenon in her new book, “Chicago’s Block Clubs: How Neighbors Shape the City.” For more than a century, people of the Second City have banded together to form block clubs, small organizations […]