Derek Handley is studying rhetorical strategies that African American communities used in response to urban renewal in the 1950s and ’60s.
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A team led by Associate Professor of Nursing Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu is working to provide more and better support for Native American women after the trauma of sexual violence.
UWM Professor and LIGO Scientific Collaboration spokesman Patrick Brady discusses what we’ve learned from gravitational waves and what lies ahead.
Two UWM researchers collaborate in search of breakthroughs for using light to transmit data, which has vast implications for technology.
UWM researchers are developing innovative ways to filter contaminants from water, including insidious “forever pollutants.”
Christopher Quinn and his lab team are opening a window into basic information about root causes of the neurological and developmental disorder.
Nobody understands the factors behind the increasing visibility of women in American politics better than distinguished professor Kathleen Dolan.
COVID-19 communication in mass media often involves graphs. Min Sook Park’s research investigates how the public’s understanding of these graphs affects perceptions of the pandemic’s severity.
The Dear Pandemic initiative was launched by an all-female team of scientists, including UWM researcher Amanda Simanek, to provide accurate information about COVID-19.
Before the first COVID-19 cases appeared in the U.S., David Frick began researching the group of proteins that lets the COVID-19 virus multiply.
UWM dance students create performances on site in communities based on their experiences and research of the neighborhood and residents.
Art historian David Pacifico found unexpected similarities in how diverse communities formed in 14th-century Peru and today’s Windy City.
Hurricanes usually weaken after making landfall. Clark Evans wants to know how some tropical systems maintain or increase intensity over land.
Amy Watson hopes her work contributes to development of policies that help keep people who don’t pose a major criminal threat out of jail.
The algorithm developed by applied mathematics doctoral student John Jurkiewicz will allow heart cell researchers to get their results in minutes, rather than hours.
Bats play an important role in the ecosystem. Doctoral student Xueling Yi researches bats’ history and geographic tendencies to help understand their susceptibility to disease.
While access remains a big factor, Sisay Mersha thinks part of the issue among immigrants from East Africa is a lingering passivity toward seeking health care.
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