Third Annual Conflict and Liberation Conference at Marquette

The English and History Departments from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Marquette University are teaming up to present the third annual Conflict and Liberation Conference at Marquette University on April 22-23, 2016. The keynote speaker for the conference will be Dr. Heather… Read More

Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece Awarded Dubuque Research Fellowship

Congratulations to Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece who recently received the Dubuque Research Fellowship from the Theatre Historical Society of America. The Dubuque Research Fellowship  supports scholars conducting research in the Society’s archives. To read more about the Theatre Historical Society of America, visit:

Michael Larson To Be Published in “Witness” Literary Magazine

Congratulations to Creative Writing doctoral student Michael Larson! His short story “Hay in Summer” will appear in spectacle-themed print issue of the literary magazine Witness.

Dana Melanz Published on XOJane

Dana Melanz, Literary and Critical Studies major, recently published her essay “This Brow Pencil from Korea Changed My Life” on Congratulations, Dana!  

William Keith Awarded “Presidential Citation for Service” by the National Communication Association

Congratulations to William Keith who was awarded the “Presidential Citation for Service” by the National Communication Association (NCA). He received the award at the NCA’s recent annual conference in Las Vegas.

Danielle DeVasto Published in Social Epistemology

Congratulations to Rhetoric and Composition doctoral student Danielle DeVasto, who was recently published in Social Epistemology: A Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Policy. Her article “Being Expert: L’Aquila and Issues of Inclusion in Science-Policy Decision Making” explores the L’Aquila controversy through a normative-ontological… Read More

Dave Clark Featured at Wisconsin Innovation Network Session

Wisconsin Innovation Network highlights the work of Associate Dean Dave Clark for their session “Innovations from UW-Milwaukee labs on display.” This “first look” forum will showcase emerging research and technologies, while also allowing researchers to receive feedback from business leaders, investors and entrepreneurs on how… Read More

Sherri H. Hoffman Wins Poetry Moves Poetry Contest

Congratulations to Creative Writing doctoral student Sherri H. Hoffman whose poem “Pilgrimage, 1988” has been selected as one of the winners in the Poetry Moves Poetry Contest, sponsored by Printed Matter Vancouver, C-Tran, and Arts of Clark County. Her poem… Read More

Brenda Cárdenas’ Poems Published in Edited Collection

Two of Brenda Cárdenas’ poems, “The Red Fox Who Toys with the Dead” and “Ghost Species,” appear in the newly released City Creatures: Animal Encounters in the Chicago Wilderness (University of Chicago Press).

William Keith Presents to Kettering Foundation

William Keith was invited to present to the Kettering Foundation in Dayton, OH, as the featured speaker on this history of public forums in the 20th century US. He also led a discussion on the future of the forum and… Read More