It’s a dream come true for Brandon M. Rockstroh. The UWM Peck School of the Arts alum has written and is directing an original pop musical at Green Bay’s Southwest High School, which is known for its musical theater.
MILWAUKEE _ More than 300 older adults will get help from hundreds of local students and volunteers in preparing their homes for winter on Saturday, Nov. 11, during the annual Make a Difference Day. The day kicks off with a free breakfast for volunteers at 8 a.m. in the UWM Union Wisconsin Room, 2200 E. […]
Rachel Lecher, a May graduate of the Zilber School of Public Health, is bringing expertise from one of her graduate projects on opioid abuse to her new job as a research coordinator in emergency medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
“You see awards for literacy, for athletics, for acting, but they don’t have awards for kindness,” said Mike Robertson. So he decided to do something about it.
Vampires, werewolves and monsters of all kinds are starring in academic research presentations at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, just in time for Halloween. Undergraduate students from two programs are sharing their research at a “Monster Conference” on Friday, Oct. 27, from 1 to 3 p.m. in Room 196 of the Honors College, 3363 N. Maryland […]
The three-year grant, in partnership with the Milwaukee Public Schools, is from the U.S. Department of Education’s Supporting Effective Educator Development program.
MILWAUKEE _The U.S. Department of Education has awarded $1,149,000 to the Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to prepare American Indian students to become teachers and administrators. The Electa Quinney Teacher Training and Administrative Leadership Program is a four-year project to recruit and prepare 20 undergraduate, post-baccalaureate or graduate […]
Children aging out of the foster care system need an affordable place to live. A south side neighborhood needed to rehabilitate deteriorating houses. UWM architecture grad John Miceli helped solve both problems with one project.
Being prepared and aware are keys to remaining safe. UW-Milwaukee police and partners will share the best ways to do so during Campus Safety Week Oct. 2-5.
Demographics and other challenges can be daunting, but UWM has been scoring major successes, Chancellor Mark Mone said during his fall plenary address.