Over 2,000 enjoy the spectacle of the 2017 UWM Drag Show

“Are you ready to celebrate?” UWM Student Association President Mike Sportiello asked the crowd at the Milwaukee Theatre, warming up for the annual UWM Drag Show. The theater filled with cheers from the 2,000 people in attendance. It was time to start the show. Twenty drag queens and kings, many UWM students and alumni, danced […]

Rebecca Neumann recognized for work in financial literacy

Associate Professor of Economics Rebecca Neumann has received a 2016 Governor’s Financial Literacy Award. She is being recognized for her work on campus and in the community to help young people develop greater understanding of their financial situations. Neumann was honored at a ceremony at the state Capitol on Feb. 14. Her work stems from […]

Milwaukee I-Corp launches pilot program aimed at nursing school

Students and faculty at UWM’s School of Nursing will have the opportunity to add entrepreneurial training to their professional experiences with supplemental funding from the Milwaukee I-Corps site. Milwaukee is one of dozens of I-Corps sites supported by the National Science Foundation that provide networking and training to move scientific discoveries from university labs to […]