UWM Nursing Student Association Baby Supply Drive

During the fall semester, the Nursing Student Association (NSA) brainstormed ways to give back to the community and form relationships with nonprofit organizations in the area.  They decided on organizing a fundraiser in support of the Silver Spring Neighborhood Center… Read More

College of Nursing faculty receive Excellence in Nursing Awards


CON Faculty Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu and Michele Polfuss were featured in the December issue of Milwaukee Magazine as awardees in its very first Excellence in Nursing Awards, launched in collaboration with the Wisconsin Nurses Association. The awards recognize the area’s top nurses… Read More

2020 Fromkin Memorial Lecture presentation

fromkin lecture 2020

2020 Fromkin Memorial Lecture The 2020 Fromkin Memorial Lecture was presented on October 22, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. by Lynne Woehrle (Director, Master of Sustainable Peacebuilding Program, UWM College of Nursing) and Darryl Davidson (Director, City of Milwaukee Community Engagement Achievement Collaborative) on… Read More

Faculty/students author top cited ANS article in 2020


The “Advances in Nursing Science” Advisory Board recently reported that the article, “The Role of Nurses as Allies Against Racism and Discrimination: An Analysis of Key Resistance Movements of Our Time” is among the top ten ANS articles viewed on… Read More

Teaching Faculty 100% Certified for Online and Hybrid

UWM Center for Teaching Excellence and Learning (CETL) offers specialized training for all teaching faculty and staff entitled, “Online and Blended Teaching Program.” The workshop provides UWM educators with strategies for planning and teaching online and hybrid courses at UWM…. Read More

Dr. Sandeep Gopalakrishnan Receives UWM Grant

Zeyun Yu (engineering) and Sandeep Gopalakrishnan (nursing) are working on a smartphone system for intelligent diagnosis of wound healing that includes an app that will capture wound images and provide AI-enabled data analytics to precisely monitor the wound healing progress…. Read More