UWM students to showcase information technology work for nonprofits on Tuesday

MILWAUKEE _ University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee students will share information technology projects completed for area nonprofits during a Tuesday showcase at the school. Students in UWM’s nonprof-IT program provide nonprofit organizations in the Milwaukee area with information technology solutions and support, including website creation and redesign, social media assistance, technology assessment and networking printers and computers. […]

UWM to host Wisconsin Senate and gubernatorial debates in October

MILWAUKEE _ U.S. Senate and gubernatorial candidates will debate this month at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin will face Republican challenger and state Sen. Leah Vukmir at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, in the Mainstage Theatre at the Peck School of the Arts. Republican Gov. Scott Walker will debate Democrat challenger […]

Foxconn ramps up recruiting with Foxconn Day at UWM

MILWAUKEE _ Foxconn and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee are enhancing their partnership with Foxconn Day at the Milwaukee campus on Sept. 17. Students and members of the general public are invited to learn more about Foxconn and its employment opportunities at the event. Jobs in a wide range of fields, including engineering, computer science, supply […]

UWM offers tuition assistance to students from disaster areas

MILWAUKEE _ The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is offering admissions and tuition assistance to Puerto Rican students affected by Hurricane Maria. The offer of help is consistent with UWM’s commitment to being a caring, compassionate campus community and to providing an affordable education for students facing financial challenges. “We all face unforeseen and difficult circumstances in […]

UWM releases graduation ‘carpool karaoke’ video

MILWAUKEE _ The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has released a new graduation video that spoofs James Cordon’s carpool karaoke, with Chancellor Mark Mone chauffeuring multiple graduates to UWM Panther Arena for Sunday’s commencement ceremony. The video follows last year’s takeoff on “Can’t Stop The Feeling,” which received more than 282,000 views on YouTube after Justin Timberlake […]