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
Due to circumstances out of our control this semester, OUR has made several changes to our spring calendar. Our Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium will be held as a virtual showcase of the work our students have done on their research… Read More
Due to the extended spring break, OUR has decided to extend the summer SURF application deadline to April 10th, allowing for faculty and students to have more time to collaborate on their application. To apply for funding, faculty should start… Read More
Former UWM undergraduate researcher Sarah Groh recently co-authored a publication in the journal Sex Roles. Sarah assisted professor Joshua Mersky in his research with a SURF grant, and completed an independent study with Celeste Campos-Castillo, both leading to presentations during the… Read More
The newly published UWM Research magazine highlighted seven seniors and their research projects. To read more about the work these students are doing, click here.
The Senior Excellence in Research Award (SERA) goes to a small group of seniors who have been significantly active in undergraduate research during their time at UWM and who propose a research plan for their senior year. The SERA award… Read More
Cory Thompson, under the guidance of Dr. Rafael Rodriguez in Biological Sciences, had his work published in Ethology. Congratulations Cory! For full article click here.
Undergraduates students working with Roger Smith, the Director of the Rehabilitation Research Design and Disability Center (R2D2 Center), are developing an app for phones and computers to rate the accessibility of a building. Read the full story here. Watch… Read More