Ready to roll: UWM Move-In 2022 begins

Another school year kicked off Monday as some 3,300-plus students began moving into university housing at UW-Milwaukee, coming from around the country and around the world. An army of UWM volunteers met them, helping the students and parents get all their stuff from cars and trucks into their college homes for the next nine months. […]

UW System to announce college affordability initiative

UW System President Jay Rothman will join three chancellors Monday, Aug. 15, at a news conference announcing a new initiative to make college education more affordable. The news conference will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 15, at the Lubar Entrepreneurship Center, 2100 E. Kenwood Blvd., on UW-Milwaukee’s main campus. The news conference will include: […]

New nursing simulation center set to debut

A professional-grade nursing facility, the UWM James and Yvonne Ziemer Clinical Simulation Center, is set to open to students in Fall 2022. Spurred by a $1 million donation from three-time UWM alumnus and former CEO and president of Harley-Davidson James Ziemer and his wife, Yvonne, the center provides nursing students with a realistic setting in […]

UWM hosts lieutenant governor debates

Republican and Democratic candidates for Wisconsin lieutenant governor squared off in debates held at UWM’s Mainstage Theatre July 20 and 21. Democratic candidates Peng Her and Wisconsin Rep. Sara Rodriguez hit the debate stage on Wednesday. Republican candidates David King, Will Martin, Sen. Roger Roth, Sen. Patrick Testin, Lancaster Mayor David Varnam, Cindy Werner and Jonathan […]