Over $1 Million Raised in Legacy Challenge

UW-Milwaukee is in the midst of their comprehensive fundraising campaign, Made in Milwaukee, Shaping the World: The Campaign for UWM. The quiet phase of the fundraising effort started in July 2012 and raised $170 million by the time the $200… Read More

Breaking the Stigma

-by Catie Middleton Today, stigma is perhaps the greatest barrier to mental health care. Attitudes that see mental health issues as threatening or uncomfortable help to foster the social stigma and discriminating behavior that those with mental health problems experience. Those… Read More

In Honor of Nurses

UWM alumna Ilona Ontscherenki had an epiphany watching her father, Simon, undergo cancer treatment at West Allis Memorial Hospital. “I began to see what amazing skills nurses hold and the boundless capacity for empathy and compassion necessary for them to… Read More

Florian J. & M. Barbara Dominiak Scholarship

By: Sory Marochi The Florian J. & M. Barbara Dominiak Scholarship’s Milwaukee roots go as deep as the three 150’ wells which geo-thermally heat and cool the family home. Teresa B. “Terry” Dominiak, who provides the scholarship, grew up as the middle of… Read More

Scholarships
2016-2017 Scholarships Awarded to Nursing Students

A number of external scholarships have been awarded to UWM College of Nursing students this summer. The Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing’s Future is a multi-year national initiative designed to enhance the image of the nursing profession, recruit new… Read More

College of Nursing Alumni Make a Difference

As part of the 2016 UWM Alumni Community Engagement Week of Service, the UWM College of Nursing, Westlawn Partnership for a Healthier Environment, Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM), and Westlawn residents organized the Westlawn Community Gardens Prep… Read More

Highlight of Dr. Aaron Buseh – Milwaukee to Liberia

Mike Strehlow sits with UWM’s Public Health professor Aaron Buseh for a fascinating look at his life straddling the two worlds of Milwaukee and Liberia. See the entire interview at: http://www.cbs58.com/Clip/11962679/sunday-morning-spotlight-dr-aaron-buse