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UWM’s Kyle Swanson organized a revised approach to the university’s remedial mathematics program, and it’s adding up to multiple levels of success.
MacArthur “genius” fellow Anne Basting reframes how we look at growing old.
Very little is known about the million-plus American children providing significant medical care for adults. Melinda Kavanaugh wants to change that.
Paul Roebber can’t change the weather, but he’s still revolutionizing how it’s predicted.
Whether supporting children with autism or training new teachers, Elizabeth Drame gets at the heart of what’s needed in special education.
A hardy perennial is a promising source of biofuel, and UWM scientist Dave Zhao is developing a key technique to unlock its potential.
How UWM sport psychology experts help athletes achieve peak performance.
Nursing professor Teresa Johnson studies a peer support group for expectant mothers that lowers the infant mortality rate.
He’s reinventing how we think of concrete, and Konstantin Sobolev’s creations could make potholes disappear.
UWM engineering associate professors Xiao Qin and Troy Liu pore over data pulled from roadside sensors, mobile phones and simple police crash reports, all with the goal of making driving safer.
Ira Driscoll’s study finds an interesting association between women over 65 and higher caffeine intake.
UWM’s Lori Terando delves into the intricacies of conveying a basic and universal experience.
A UWM climatologist’s research shows that plants are budding and blooming earlier at scores of national parks.
UWM biologist Gary Casper’s team discovers animals long thought to have left the Milwaukee area.
Spotlight : Water
Freshwater scientists discovered a Lake Michigan mystery, and meticulously documented data to solve it.
Harvey Bootsma studies, among other things, the yearly discharge of carbon dioxide from from the lake into the atmosphere. The event could offer insights into maintaining a healthy food chain and the role of lakes in climate change.
Spotlight : Physics
New imaging equipment developed at UWM gives scientists previously impossible glimpses of life’s building blocks.
UWM physicists were crucial to the world-renowned discovery of Einstein’s predicted gravitational waves. One year later, here’s what else they hope to find.
UWM graduate student Subhomita Ghosh Roy studies the practice of dumping toxic dye water within India’s garment industry.
UWM’s latest Knauss Fellowship winners put their water education to work in governmental support roles.
UWM students in the Community Design Solutions program develop plan to refresh Milwaukee’s 27th Street.
UWM’s App Brewery teams with Children’s Hospital to help physicians during pediatric emergencies.
UWM students help research, design and create a mural depicting a range of moments from past to present.
Architecture student Asal Issa’s design could save hundreds of avian lives as part of UWM’s wide-ranging study on bird-building collisions.
Glen Jeansonne, UWM professor emeritus of history, takes a fresh look at Herbert Hoover’s legacy.
UWM history professor Amanda Seligman describes the role of block clubs in Chicago history.
UWM language professor Robin Pickering-Iazzi explores perceptions of the Mafia in Italian fiction and nonfiction.
UWM sociologist Jennifer Jordan examines how people around the world have sought to identify and preserve old-fashioned varieties of fruits and vegetables.
UWM historian J. David Hoeveler explores the thoughts and leadership of the late UW President John Bascom.