UW-Milwaukee May 2021 Commencement

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee celebrated the Class of 2021 with a virtual commencement on May 16, 2021. The ceremony included a keynote address by UWM alum Darian Dixon, a spacecraft operations engineer for the Mars Perseverance rover, as well as remarks by UWM Chancellor Mark A. Mone, student speakers and the conferral of more than […]

UWM’s Lubar Entrepreneurship Center presents ‘Project Pitch It’

TV show “Project Pitch It” is presented by UW-Milwaukee’s Lubar Entrepreneurship Center in 2021. Each week, entrepreneurs pitch their businesses or products to business moguls Joanne Sabir, Peg Ann, David Gruber and Jerry Jendusa. Every entrepreneur receives one of three awards. The Jendusa Lubar Entrepreneurship Center Award offers workshops, programming and support services including investment […]

UWM’s Ava Udvadia wins UW System Regent Scholar Award

Ava Udvadia, UWM associate professor of biological sciences, discusses her research into how some animals, such as fish, can regenerate their nerve cells, something that humans can’t do. She also talks about how student researchers are a vital part of her work. Udvadia has been named by the University of Wisconsin System as one of […]

Tour the UWM COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

UWM College of Nursing Dean Kim Litwack gives a guided tour through the COVID-19 vaccination clinic in the UWM Student Union at UW-Milwaukee. You’ll learn where to go on campus to get your COVID-19 vaccine and what the vaccination process is like from start to finish. UWM strongly encourages faculty, staff and students to get […]

UW-Milwaukee December 2020 Commencement

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee celebrated the Class of 2020 with a virtual commencement on Dec. 20, 2020. The ceremony included student speakers, a keynote address by Dr. Michele Bria, CEO of Journey House, remarks by UWM Chancellor Mark A. Mone and the conferral of more than 1,800 degrees. Each graduate was invited to submit a […]

Milwaukee’s Hoan Bridge Lighted to Celebrate the UWM Class of 2020

Milwaukee’s iconic Hoan Bridge beamed gold to commend the UWM Class of 2020. Light the Hoan, an organization dedicated to celebrating all things Milwaukee, and UWM’s media team captured the Panther Gold light show ahead of UWM’s December virtual commencement. The Light the Hoan project is more than just lights on a bridge, said Michael […]

Congratulations, UW-Milwaukee Class of 2020!

Eighty members of the UW-Milwaukee Class of 2020 share their favorite memories, standout moments, reflections on graduating during a worldwide pandemic and advice for future Panthers. Congratulations, UWM Class of 2020! We can’t wait to watch you walk across the stage at UWM’s rescheduled commencement ceremony on Oct. 10 at the UWM Panther Arena. Thank […]

UWM professor recognized as 2020 UW System Regent Scholar

UWM neuroscientist Karyn Frick has been honored by UW System as one of three 2020 Regent Scholar recipients. It recognizes Frick’s extraordinary efforts in support of undergraduate research, innovation and entrepreneurship. Frick and members of her research team are exploring ways to prevent the memory loss that results from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, particularly in […]