Planetarium to host NASA-sanctioned eclipse observance

UWM’s planetarium will host a NASA-sanctioned viewing of the near-total solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21. The event will start with a picnic on the lawn at the corner of Kenwood Boulevard and Maryland Avenue at 11 a.m. and will go until 3 p.m. Telescopes and safety eyewear will be available. The moon will begin […]

UWM to host Italian Film Festival USA from April 28-30

MILWAUKEE _ The Italian Film Festival USA is once again stopping in the city in April with help from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. With eight films ranging from documentaries to comedies to political thrillers, the annual Italian Film Festival USA invites audiences to experience a slice of Italian culture in their own backyard. Films are […]

Nick Offerman headlines CAB’s Comedy Bash on April 7

Meat lover and carpenter Nick Offerman will headline this year’s Comedy Bash sponsored by UWM’s Campus Activities Board. Offerman holds many titles, including actor, producer, screenwriter, author, musician, stand-up comedian and carpenter. However, he is known best for his breakout role as Ron Swanson in the NBC television show “Parks and Recreation,” which aired 2009-2015. […]

Robot research at the Jewish Home

UWM’s Christine Kovach has a rare collaboration that offers new avenues for nursing home studies.