Neutron-star merger creates new mystery

MILWAUKEE _ The neutron-star merger announced in October solved one mystery – where gold comes from – but created another, an international team reports today in the journal Nature Astronomy. As its name suggests, GW170817 was detected in on Aug. 17, 2017, by the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO), shortly before it was shut down […]

UWM Art Collection gets new home

Renovated UWM gallery opens with exhibit featuring Picasso, Rembrandt, Degas MILWAUKEE _ The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will celebrate the opening of the new Emile H. Mathis Gallery with an exhibit featuring some of the UWM Art Collection’s most prominent works, including pieces by Picasso, Rembrandt and Degas. The exhibit will open on Dec. 14 with […]

UWM helps ramp up mental health services for traumatized children

The Institute for Child and Family Well-being will provide training to mental health clinicians to make evidence-based mental health practices more widely available in Milwaukee and Racine counties to children who have experienced trauma. Funding for the five-year project is provided by a $1.8 million grant awarded to the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families […]