Congratulations to the winners of the first Richard M. Warren Prize for Excellence in Psychological Research. Awards are based on faculty review of presentations by Psychology majors at the UWM Undergraduate Research Symposium, and include a $100 cash award. 2020… Read More
Dawn Erb, Associate Professor of Physics, has been named the 2020 Research Mentor of the Year by the Office of Undergraduate Research. Nominated by senior Physics major Nik Prusinski, Erb’s research interests include galaxy formation and evolution. “Through our work… Read More
Congratulations to the following Outstanding Presentation Award winners at the 2020 UWM Virtual Undergraduate Research Symposium: –Bella Biwer, “Urban Safety and Resistance: Sherman Park, MKE,” mentor: Arijit Sen, Architecture –Noah Graff, “Generative Adversarial Networks: Ultrasound Image Translation,” mentor: Istvan Lauko… Read More
Congratulations to College of General Studies SURF student Jacob Grudnowski who has co-authored an article with mentor Mike Pauers that has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Fish Biology.
Congratulations to SURF students Marina Slawinski and Daniel Collison on publication in Science Advances with mentors Ionel Popa and Luai Khoury on their contributions to developing “soft robots” that resemble biological muscles.
The Graduate Organization of Biological Sciences (GOBS), in conjunction with the Department of Biological Sciences, presents the 2020 Biological Sciences Virtual Research Symposium. The symposium is designed to showcase outstanding undergraduate and graduate students in biological sciences and their contributions… Read More
Undergraduate researcher Miguel Jaimes has received an award to present his work with Dr. Xiaoli Ma in the Department of Material Science and Engineering at the undergraduate conference through the North American Membrane Society (NAMS). NAMS is the only professional… Read More
Congratulations to UWM Senior Patricia McKnight who graduates next month, majoring in English and journalism, with a digital arts certificate. Here’s a link to a Slate interview with her and a clip from Rachel Maddow’s MSNBC show. https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2020/04/this-is-ridiculous-wisconsin-election-photo-interview.html https://twitter.com/Pmcknightnews/status/1247735168875495424
Giorgio Sarro, UWM Atmospheric Science senior and Support for Undergraduate Research Fellows awardee, received Honorable Mention status from two national fellowship programs: NSF’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program and the National Academies’ Ford Fellowship program. Sarro was one of only ten… Read More
On Monday, March 30, the University of Wisconsin System announced the three recipients of the 2020 Regent Scholar grant, one of whom is a professor at UW-Milwaukee. Dr. Karyn Frick, who teaches in the UWM Psychology department, was recognized for… Read More