UWM Freshwater Sciences dean Val Klump named to Great Lakes Advisory Board

MILWAUKEE _ J. Val Klump, dean of UWM’s School of Freshwater Sciences, has been named to serve on the Great Lakes Advisory Board, an advisory committee to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The board, which was reestablished by EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler in December 2018, provides advice and recommendations on issues related to the Great […]

UWM-led survey finds worries among nonprofits amid pandemic

MILWAUKEE_ Nine out of 10 nonprofit organizations in Wisconsin are worried about declining donations and almost half of nonprofits have cut staff amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey from UWM’s Helen Bader Institute for Nonprofit Management. Eight of 10 charitable organizations said they had reduced their volunteer workforce, the survey found. The results […]

M-Cubed honors 2020 class of MPS high school seniors graduating with early college credit

MILWAUKEE _ The latest class of high school seniors to complete the M3 early college program is being honored with a virtual ceremony, capping another year of growth for the trailblazing partnership involving Milwaukee’s three largest public education institutions. M3 (pronounced M-Cubed) is a joint initiative among the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee Area Technical College […]