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School of Freshwater Sciences Welcome Day 2023

August 30, 2023 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

As the new academic year dawns upon us, we couldn’t be more delighted to extend a heartfelt invitation to the School of Freshwater Sciences’ Welcome Day 2023! 🌊🌞

Whether you’re a budding explorer ready to unravel the mysteries of atmospheric and freshwater sciences or a seasoned student returning for another exciting chapter, our Welcome Day is the perfect launchpad for your journey. Get ready to embark on an exhilarating experience, where you’ll have the opportunity to:

🌟 Meet the Brilliant Minds: Connect with our exceptional staff and esteemed faculty members, who are passionate about nurturing curious minds like yours.
🌊 Dive into Our World: Immerse yourself in the state-of-the-art facility that forms the heart of our research.
🤝 Forge Lasting Bonds: Interact with your fellow peers, forming bonds that will undoubtedly shape your academic adventure.

Date: Wednesday, August 30th, 2023
Time: 8:30am-4:00pm (agenda outlines below for specific times)
Location: UWM School of Freshwater Sciences, 600 E Greenfield Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53204


  • 8:30-10:30am (Room 3080): Breakfast & Headshots (All students, faculty, and staff)
  • 9:30-10:30am (Room 3093): Travel Info Session (All students, faculty, and staff planning to travel in AY 2023-24)
  • 10:30am-12:00pm (Room 3080): All Hands Meeting (All students, faculty, and staff)
  • 12:00-1:00pm (East Lawn): Lunch/BBQ (All students, faculty, and staff)
  • 1:00-2:30pm (Room 3080): All Students Meeting (All students)
  • 2:30-4:00pm (Room 3080): Graduate Student Orientation (All new graduate students)

Seize this moment to chart your academic course and sail toward a future full of discovery and accomplishments. Mark your calendar and let us know you’re joining us for this exciting day of new beginnings!

RSVP to the Calendar Invite by August 21 to secure your spot.  If you did not receive an invite, please email Mallory Kaul at malkaul@uwm.edu.

We’re absolutely thrilled to have you with us at the School of Freshwater Sciences Welcome Day 2023! 🚀🌊


August 30, 2023
8:30 am - 4:00 pm


School of Freshwater Sciences
600 E Greenfield Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53204
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