2023 Summer Field Research in the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Want to explore one of the most unique aquatic ecosystems in the world? Join the School of Freshwater Sciences’ International Research Experience for Students. The program provides an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to enroll in a field research… Read more

Freshwater Practicum Leads to Practical Recommendations for WDNR 

Science is anything but a solitary endeavor. Addressing complex environmental issues requires an interdisciplinary approach, as students who took the spring “Freshwater Practicum” at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee learned.   The course simulated what it is like to work for a… Read more

Military Vet Sets Sights on Water Science Career

“I’ve always been the bug girl,” says Amy Ressel. As a kid, Ressel wanted microscopes and bug boxes for Christmas. After high school, she served in the Air Force and then worked as a maintenance mechanic at Mitchell International Airport…. Read more