When gender matters in American politics

Nobody understands the factors behind the increasing visibility of women in American politics better than distinguished professor Kathleen Dolan.

A bright idea

Two UWM researchers collaborate in search of breakthroughs for using light to transmit data, which has vast implications for technology.

Fair housing now!

Derek Handley is studying rhetorical strategies that African American communities used in response to urban renewal in the 1950s and ’60s.

Chancellor’s Welcome

Chancellor Mark Mone invites you to learn about how UWM’s faculty members, staff and students make a positive impact through world-class research.

World-class, public-impact research

Academic, governmental and industry leaders know they can count on UWM for cutting-edge, life-changing work across a broad spectrum of fields.

A design solution for vacant storefronts

Alex Timmer says an architect’s role doesn’t stop at designing buildings. He’s creating modular furniture to serve as infrastructure in vacant storefronts.

Having a choice boosts voluntary giving

Research finds that framing the act of giving as a choice between two options is more successful than traditional attempts at inducing giving.

Publications & Presentations

Sugiyama, N., & Hunter, W. (2020, May). Do CCTs Empower Women? Lessons from Brazil’s Bolsa Família. Latin American Politics and Society, 62(2), 53-74.
Heywood, J. S., & Theodoropoulous, N. (2020, May). The Declining Influence of Workplace Differences on the Gender Wage Gap. Economics Bulletin, 40(2), 1194 - 2000.
Kincaid, A. F. (2020, May). Review of Samuel Beckett's "Happy Days", Renassiance Theater, Milwaukee. The Beckett Circle (publication of Samuel Beckett Society).
Jeske, R. J., Sterner, K. M., & Edwards, R. W. (2020, May). New Perspectives from Lake Koshkonong. Life, Death, and Landscapes at Lake Koshkonong: Oneota Archaeology in Southeastern Wisconsin, 4, 1-26. Midwest Archaeological Conference Occasional Publications /Taylor and Francis.
Jeske, R. J., Edwards, R. W., & Katherine, S. M. (2020, May). Life, Death, and Landscapes at Lake Koshkonong: Oneota Archaeology in Southeastern Wisconsin. Midwest Archaeological Conference Occasional Publications /Taylor and Francis.
Jeske, R. J., Edwards, R. W., & Katherine, S. M. (2020, May). The Social Landscape of Eleventh to Fifteenth-Century Lake Koshkonong. Midwest Archaeological Conference Occasional Papers, 103–118. Midwest Archaeological Conference Occasional Publications /Taylor and Francis/.