Below are the 12 most recent posts. Visit the News archives to see all articles.

  • Cultural Food Drive
    We are holding a cultural food drive starting March 13 – April 30 with the donation bin on the 7th floor of Curtin. We are partnering with IEC, SPSP, and many other departments. This will lead to our International Parent's night, so we hope to collect child-friendly items too! Although the drive is particularly focused … Read more
  • Global Monday Minute
  • Pickering-Iazzi’s book launch of Tina, Mafia Soldier
    An enthusiastic crowd engaged in a fascinating and engaging discussion with Prof. Robin Pickering-Iazzi at Boswell Book Company on March 9, at the launch of Tina, Mafia Soldier, her translation of Maria Rosa Cutrufelli's Canto al deserto: Storia di Tina, soldato di mafia.
  • Italian Film Festival USA
    In-person return of the Italian Film Festival USA, from April 28-30. All the films are free and open to the public at the UWM Union Cinema, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., (2nd floor). Check out listings here to find out what movies will be shown and when.
  • Global Monday Minute
  • Anita Alkhas advises Iranian international students
    As the faculty adviser to the Iranian Student Association, Prof. Anita Alkhas of the Department of Global Studies is featured in this Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article about Iranian graduate students balancing their academic work with their engagement in the ongoing Iranian revolution.
  • Pickering-Iazzi publishes translation of Tina, Mafia Soldier
    Congratulations to Prof. Robin Pickering-Iazzi, whose much-anticipated translation of Maria Rosa Cutrufelli's Tina, Mafia Soldier (Canto al deserto: Storia di Tina, soldato di mafia, 1994) will be released by Soho Press on March 7, 2023. On both CrimeReads' "Most Anticipated Crime Fiction of 2023" and Crime Fiction Lover's "Most Wanted Crime Novels of 2023," this … Read more
  • Global Monday Minute
  • Thinking about going abroad?  
    MyWorld Abroad gives you actual advice and commentary on every aspect of going abroad, along with thousands of resources at your disposal! The Career Office encourages students to build global career skills while in school. Access MyWorldAbroad’s 300+ expert articles and 3,600+ resources found. MyWorld Abroad is a resource available to all students in the Department of … Read more
  • Global Monday Minute
  • Study Abroad Scholarships for Summer and Fall 2023 are available!
    1. Log into the UWM scholarship portal and complete your UWM general scholarship application. If you previously filled this out, you just need to update it with more current information – your previous responses carry over. 2. Complete the application for any of the individual scholarships you wish to apply to here. Unless noted otherwise, … Read more
  • 26th annual Festival of Films in French, February 17-26, 2023
    The UWM Festival of Films in French returns this February for its 26th annual edition. It runs every day starting February 17 through February 26. All 17 films are free and open to the public at the UWM Union Cinema, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., (2nd floor). All films are in French or in other languages, with subtitles in English. … Read more