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 artist Raoul Deal and a team of high school and university students honor the pioneering advocacy group United Migrant Opportunity Services and its organizers.
Luisana Waukau overcame dyslexia to become the first in her family to earn a college degree, all while managing medical care for an infant daughter born with a brain injury.
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. […]
U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera will read from his collection at UWM on Thursday, March 3.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee graduate student Sergio López Ramos is leading an effort to create spaces focused on the Spanish speaking community in Milwaukee and Wisconsin.
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 […]
UWM will hold its second annual Casa Abierta/Open House for Spanish-speaking students and their families Saturday, Jan. 16, 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at UWM celebrates 50 years of sharing the cultures of the Americas’ in song, literature, teaching and community building at a Dec. 3 anniversary event.
Voice teacher Michelle Lopez-Rios empowers Latino immigrants, women and others to tell their own stories. For some students, the experience is life changing.