Northwestern Mutual Data Science Institute connects students to 2020 presidential campaign through research

The Northwestern Mutual Data Science Institute is connecting students to the political landscape in a nontraditional way – through a funded research project that uses data science to shed light on what might be driving voter behavior during the 2020 presidential election campaign. The Elecurator project, which began in January 2020, uses a variety of […]

Experts available to discuss Milwaukee and the downsized DNC

A downsized Democratic National Convention still provides an opportunity to examine issues in Milwaukee and Wisconsin, many of which resonate nationally. UW-Milwaukee faculty experts can help reporters covering the DNC tell stories about the 2020 campaign and a range of other topics affecting the city, region and state. They include: The DNC was supposed to […]

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 […]