2019 Issue

Man holding up his hand with a robotic exoskeleton

Rehab with robots

UWM researchers are designing exoskeletons and artificial intelligence to help patients regain their former mobility.

Close-up of daphnia or small zooplankton

Tiny changes, big impact

As nanoparticles grow ever more common, Rebecca Klaper plays a key role in exploring ways to keep them from harming our freshwater ecosystems.

A hand strumming a guitar

String theory

Rene Izquierdo has built a world-renowned guitar program at UWM and saved some bygone music of his Cuban homeland from being lost to history.

Illustration of four abstract women and speech bubbles

Why women leave engineering

After learning the reasons behind this steady exodus, UWM researchers are exploring how diversity can impact innovation in engineering work teams.

UWM Chancellor Mark Mone

Chancellor’s welcome

Chancellor Mark Mone invites you to discover the stories and faces behind UWM’s groundbreaking research.