UWM to award more than 3,500 degrees May 22

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will award more than 3,500 degrees at its 126th commencement on Sunday, May 22, at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, 400 W. Kilbourn Ave. Degrees will be awarded at two ceremonies, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Willem Dafoe, four-time Academy Award nominee and a UWM alum, will be […]

A celebration of research at UWM

UWM celebrated research in all its forms at the university on April 29. At the 14th annual UWM Undergraduate Research Symposium at the Student Union, the university took time to celebrate its third consecutive inclusion in the top ranks of research institutions by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. This designation was given last […]

Pantherfest springs into place

The UWM annual tradition of Pantherfest moved to spring this year, drawing a large crowd of students and friends to the UWM Panther Arena on Saturday to see Daya and Quinn XCII. A DJ set from DJ Bizzon opened the show.

Cleanup day recognizes importance of UWM neighbors

Media are invited to attend as UWM students, faculty, staff and campus neighbors participate in a cleanup day in the neighborhood surrounding the Milwaukee campus on Wednesday, April 13. Cleanup groups will assemble in the UWM Student Union, departing at 4 p.m. to pick up trash in surrounding neighborhoods and chalk sidewalks with recycling tips. […]

Special recognition ceremony for graduates on Sunday, April 10

About 750 recent UW-Milwaukee graduates are expected to attend a special in-person recognition ceremony Sunday, April 10, for students who had a virtual commencement because they graduated during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. The ceremony will begin at noon at the UWM Panther Arena, 400 W. Kilbourn Ave. Media are invited to attend. Doors […]

Jeb Bush to speak at UWM at Waukesha April 7

Former Florida governor and presidential candidate Jeb Bush will offer his thoughts on world affairs in a speech and Q&A session April 7 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Waukesha. The speech will be at 7 p.m. at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 1500 N. University Drive, Waukesha. Bush is scheduled to speak for 30 minutes, followed […]