M³ leaders to discuss efforts to eliminate equity gaps

Equity gaps stand in the way of success for students. M3 (pronounced M-cubed) — which brings together Milwaukee Public Schools, Milwaukee Area Technical College, and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to transform the future through education — is focused on eliminating these gaps. The partnership has already helped increase MPS high school graduation rates, helped more students get prepared […]

New UWM urban design program offers accelerated degree for aspiring designers and planners

MILWAUKEE – UW-Milwaukee’s School of Architecture and Urban Planning is launching a new Master of Urban Design program to respond to growing demand for professional designers and planners who can develop urban spaces that support robust economic development, environmental stewardship, equity and livability. Applications are being reviewed for the program’s inaugural class, which will begin […]

UWM faculty experts can help media covering future of theaters, travel and work

MILWAUKEE _ Drug companies are developing COVID-19 vaccines, though it’s unclear what life might look like when the country starts to emerge from the widespread impacts of the pandemic. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee faculty members can assist media on a range of topics on what might lie ahead. For example: With moviegoers staying home because of […]

M³ leaders to discuss meeting urgent needs of students during COVID-19

The leaders of M3 — MPS, MATC and UWM, which serve a collective 100,000-plus students — will give an update on the state of their organizations and discuss how they are meeting the urgent needs of their students during COVID-19. M3 is transforming the future of Milwaukee through education. The partnership has helped increase MPS […]

UWM commits to national “Moon Shot for Equity” initiative to eliminate equity gaps by 2030

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Carthage College, Milwaukee Area Technical College and the University of Wisconsin-Parkside are joining a national initiative led by education firm EAB aimed at ending equity gaps in higher education by 2030. These institutions comprise the first regional consortium of higher education institutions to sign on to the “Moon Shot for Equity.” UWM, […]