Roads Scholars

UWM engineering associate professors Xiao Qin and Troy Liu pore over data pulled from roadside sensors, mobile phones and simple police crash reports, all with the goal of making driving safer.

The Young Caregivers

Very little is known about the million-plus American children providing significant medical care for adults. Melinda Kavanaugh wants to change that.

Atherton delivers prestigious John Dewey philosophy lecture

Margaret Atherton, UWM distinguished professor of philosophy, delivered the 2017 John Dewey lecture at the American Philosophical Association Central Division meeting on March 2. She credited the reputation of UWM’s philosophy department as a major reason for being selected. Although the department doesn’t grant doctoral degrees, its master’s program has been instrumental in preparing students […]

Mitchell-Walthour earns Fromkin grant for her Afro-Brazilian research

  Gladys Mitchell-Walthour, a visiting assistant professor in UWM’s Department of Africology, has been awarded the 2017 Morris Fromkin Memorial Grant for her project “Black Brazilian Social Justice Activism in the Digital Age.” As part of the honor, Mitchell-Walthour will deliver the Morris Fromkin Memorial Lecture during the fall 2017 semester at the Golda Meir […]

McLellan gets grant to improve detection of sewage in waterways

Despite regulations against it, the release of untreated sewage into urban waterways is widespread, in part, because of leaks in the aging wastewater infrastructure. Nearly 30 percent of stormwater discharge points in Milwaukee show evidence of such contamination, said Sandra McLellan, a UWM professor of freshwater sciences. McLellan is heading a project that combines science […]

Publications & Presentations

Cervero, R. M., Artino, A. R., Daley, B. J., & Durning, S. J. (2017, June). Health professions education graduate programs are a pathway to strengthening continuing professional development. Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions, 37(2), 147-151.
Burlingame, B., Evans, C., & Roebber, P. J. (2017, June). The Influence of PBL Parameterization on the Practical Predictability of Convection Initiation During the Mesoscale Predictability Experiment (MPEX). Weather and Forecasting, 32(3), 1161-1183.
Burlingame, B., Evans, C., & Roebber, P. J. (2017, June). The Influence of PBL Parameterization on the Practical Predictability of Convection Initiation During the Mesoscale Predictability Experiment (MPEX). Weather and Forecasting, 32(3), 1161-1183.
Heywood, J. S., Ye, G., & Hu, X. (2017, June). Optimal Partial Privatization with Asymmetric Demand Information. Ye, G., & (Eds.). Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics, 173(2), 347 - 375.
Lundgren, L., & Evans, C. E. (2017, June). Producing global media memories: Media events and the power dynamics of transnational television history. European Journal of Cultural Studies, 20(3), 252-270.
Mitchell-Walthour, G. L. (2017, June). Economic Pessimism and Racial Discrimination in Brazil. Journal of Black Studies.
Bird-Soto, N. I. (2017, June). Where Memory Resides: Graciela Limón's The Memories of Ana Calderón. Mundo Nuevo: Revista de Estudios Latinoamericanos, VII(17), 101-116.
Chen, X., Huang, Y., Song, Q., & Zhu, C. (2017, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). The Stochastic Solution to a Cauchy Problem for Degenerate Parabolic Equations. Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, 451, 448-472.