Acclaimed actor Willem Dafoe remembers his time at UWM

Acclaimed actor Willem Dafoe remembers his time at UWM

On the cusp of what would be his third nomination for an Academy Award, veteran actor Willem Dafoe fondly recalls his time as a student at UWM. And an emeritus professor of theater who directed him in two plays here remembers his prodigious acting talent even then.

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Noted Chicago architect wins Marcus Prize, to lead design studio at UWM

American architect and MacArthur fellow Jeanne Gang, founding principal of Studio Gang, has been awarded the seventh Marcus Prize, an architectural prize offered worldwide to recognize an emerging global talent whose work is on a “trajectory to greatness.” The biennial $100,000 award is funded by the Marcus Corporation Foundation and administered by the School of […]