As Oscars near, likely nominee Willem Dafoe recalls his UWM roots

MILWAUKEE _ Willem Dafoe, the veteran actor receiving critical acclaim and award nominations for his role in “The Florida Project,” studied acting at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee more than 40 years ago. UWM recently unearthed several archived videotapes of some of his earliest performances. UWM has available digitized video clips and photos of Dafoe in […]

UWM career fair to include Foxconn the first time

MILWAUKEE _ More than 100 employers will be on the UW-Milwaukee campus on Thursday, Oct. 5, to recruit for a wide variety of positions. Among the employers participating will be Foxconn Technology Group. This will be the first college job fair in which the company is participating in Wisconsin. The Taiwanese electronics manufacturer plans to […]