On-campus clients sought for social media analytics

As part of a class, students will work with on-campus clients, including schools, colleges and departments, to improve their social media engagement. Clients will receive various actionable recommendations and analytics reports, including predictive analytics and network analysis reports.

Undergraduate research grant applications due Aug. 15

The deadline for Support for Undergraduate Research Fellows, also known as SURF, proposals for Fall 2018 and 2018-19 academic year is Wednesday, Aug. 15. SURF allows undergraduate students receive hourly compensation for working with faculty and staff research mentors.

UWM Libraries 2017-18 Annual Report now available

UWM Libraries has released its 2017-18 Annual Report, which highlights the libraries’ contributions to student success, research excellence and community engagement this past year. The report includes the most up-to-date facts about UWM Libraries’ collections and circulation.

University to host UW-Milwaukee Day at state fair

The university will host its annual UW-Milwaukee Day at Wisconsin State Fair on Sunday, Aug. 7, at the fair’s Central Park. There will be food, games, giveaways, live performances and the annual Roar Like a Panther contest for kids.

Workshops set for supportive male faculty

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is planning interactive workshops for male faculty who want to be more supportive of female academic colleagues, particularly in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) areas.

UWM to host animal behavior conference, Aug. 2-6

The Animal Behavior Society will host its 55th annual conference at UWM from Thursday, Aug. 2 through Monday, Aug. 6. There will be scientific talks, workshops, a film festival and several free, public events.

Fire safety awareness and extinguisher training

A fire can happen anytime, anywhere, for any number of reasons. Be prepared by attending fire safety awareness and extinguisher training to learn about fire safety and have the opportunity to extinguish a real fire.