Past Events

Monday, May 4 2020 - Friday, May 8 2020

Amplified, Putting the World Back Together – Virtual Ideas Summit

Wednesday, May 4 – 8, 2020
You’re invited. Putting the World Back Together marks the first time World Affairs Councils across the country will gather virtually for a special, inclusive ideas summit.

Wednesday, April 29 2020 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Midwest’s Diplomat in Residence-Ron Packowitz- Campus Visit

Wednesday, April 29th, 2020, 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm
Bolton B-46
Are you interested in pursuing an internship or career abroad? The Midwest’s Diplomat in Residence, Ron Packowitz, is visiting campus on Wednesday, April 29th! Stop by to hear him talk about his experience working abroad for the state department, his advice on entering related fields, and ask any questions you may have regarding international careers and working for the government. This is a great opportunity particularly for GS and IS students, but all are welcome!

Thursday, March 12 2020 3:00pm and 7:00pm

New Voices in Jewish Studies

Both book talks are free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase and signing at the evening talk, courtesy of Boswell Book Company.

Wednesday, January 29 2020 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 9:00 am-2:00 pm
UWM Union Ballroom

Explore international academic and internship opportunities available through UWM. Ask study abroad program representatives questions, learn about financing and career development options, and check out the many ways to distinguish yourself with an international experience. Free Pizza while supplies last!

Thursday, December 5 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Impact of Incarceration on Communities: A Systems Perspective

Thursday, December 5, 2019
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Join us for “The Impact of Incarceration on Communities: A Systems Perspective”, a panel discussion presented by The Milwaukee Turners Confronting Mass Incarceration Committee.

Tuesday, November 12 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Arab Spring: A Psycho-Social Perspective

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 | 7:00–9:00pm
UWM Student Union, Fireside Lounge

Join Director of Global Studies Dr. Caroline Seymour-Jorn for a special talk with Libyan-American Psychiatrist and author Dr. Omar Reda!

Thursday, October 31 2019 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Don’t Leave Money on the Table!

Thursday, October 31, 2019, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
UWM Union, Room 280

Attend a free AAUW Start Smart salary negotiation workshop for college students. Snacks provided!

Monday, October 21 2019 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

2019 Exploring Majors Fair

Monday, October 21, 2019, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
UWM Union Ballroom

Speak with faculty, advisors, and current students representing the nearly 200 majors, minors, and certificate programs available at UWM. Learn about academic requirements, what you will study, and career opportunities.

Tuesday, April 9 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Careers Across the Map

Tuesday April 9, 12pm – 1pm
Garland 104
Join Carine Kaneza Nantulya, Human Rights Watch Africa Advocacy Director for an informal Q&A about her career path and the future of human rights globally. Drop in as your schedule permits to meet this dynamic and inspiring leader.

Saturday, March 9 2019 7:00 pm

The Milwaukee Choir Project: Attend the Performance!

Saturday, March 9, 2019
Join us for the Performance! Egyptian musician and theater director Salam Yousry will facilitate the Milwaukee version of his international Choir Project, in which participants create a choral or dramatic work around an issue of their choice.