UWM announces retirement of Vice Chancellor Joan Prince

MILWAUKEE _ Dr. Joan Prince, the vice chancellor of Global Inclusion and Engagement at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a nationally renowned advocate for equity, is retiring after more than two decades of distinguished service at her alma mater. Her retirement is effective Monday, March 1. Appointed vice chancellor in 2000, Prince has been a […]

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee joins Common App

MILWAUKEE _ Students applying to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee for Fall 2021 can now do so through Common App, a college application platform that is used by more than 3 million college applicants, teachers, counselors and advisors globally each year. In addition to Common App, UW-Milwaukee will continue to accept the UW System application. Almost […]

UWM statement on study abroad program and coronavirus

The following statement has been issued on behalf of the university: The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has been working with local, state and other officials to closely monitor the outbreak of coronavirus. Today, the university asked two students studying abroad in South Korea to return to the United States. The students are not in the area […]

American Family Insurance sponsors innovation studio at UWM

American Family Insurance has given $1 million in support of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Lubar Entrepreneurship Center, which provides entrepreneurial training to students in a wide range of disciplines. The donation was announced Wednesday during the grand opening of a 24,000-square-foot building that houses both the Lubar Entrepreneurship Center and a new UWM Welcome Center. […]