UWM joins new $20 million institute on Great Lakes research

UWM’s School of Freshwater Sciences is a partner in a new research institute focused on sustainable management of the Great Lakes. The Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research represents a partnership between nine universities across the Great Lakes region, plus nongovernmental organizations and private businesses. CIGLR is led by the University of Michigan and funded […]

UWM Forum on Latino/a Affairs will be March 24

Hosted by the UWM Latino Student Union, the 3rd Annual Forum on Latino/a Affairs is a student-led conference that centers on issues pertinent to the Milwaukee Latino community. This year, the conference will focus on the Latino vote, with panels on voter mobilization, community organizing and immigration reform. The event will be 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. […]

UWM playwright’s ‘Luchadora’ available for wide use

Alvaro Saar Rios’ “Luchadora” was recently published by Dramatic Publishing, an Illinois-based company which offers theatrical productions to professional and amateur theaters. The “Luchadora” world premiere was a First Stage Theater production in April at Milwaukee’s Todd Wehr Theater, in the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The Peck School of the Arts assistant professor of […]