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Study Abroad Fair

January 23 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Explore international academic and internship opportunities available through UWM. Ask study abroad representatives questions, learn about financing and career development options, and check out the many ways to distinguish yourself with an international experience. Sponsored by: Center for International Education

5th Annual Casa Abierta/Bilingual Open House

January 26 @ 7:30 am - 2:30 pm

A comprehensive, bilingual (Spanish/English) visit program designed for prospective Latino students and their families. The goal of this event is to inform participants about post-secondary educational opportunities, career options, and to increase their awareness about UWM, financial aid resources and…

Lead the Change, Workshop 1: Allies, Advocates, and Activists

January 31 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

This six-week program gives students of all identities the opportunity to develop skills related to being an agent of change.  Participants must attend at least 4 of the 6 workshops.  "Allies, Advocates, and Activists" and "Intent versus Impact" are mandatory. …

Identity Coffee Hour

February 5 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Identity Coffee Hour (previously International Coffee Hour) is an event designed for students to network and meet new people, as well as an opportunity to have conversations related to identity, and share their own experiences with their own identity.  Students…

Black & Abroad: Black Panthers Go Global

February 5 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

  Study abroad is for everyone. Attend this meet ‘n greet and connect with Black Panthers to hear about their experience of being black and abroad. Study abroad advisors will be available to explain options and answer your questions. Wondering…

Stars, Stories, and Rhythms of Africa

February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Groove to the beat of African drums as we explore African culture under the stars.  The African continent extends from 30  degrees N to 30 South; we will see how different the night sky is in three different latitudes. This…

Comanches in Media Borderlands with Dustin Tahmakera

February 7 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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African American Film Series presents Coming to America

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Open to UWM students, staff and faculty An extremely pampered African Prince travels to Queens, New York, and goes undercover to find a wife who he can respect for her intelligence and will. Attendees are encouraged to dress up as…

Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement

February 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Galen Abdur-Razzaq will present a lecture on Monday, February 11th, 2019 titled History of Jazz. It is a 75 minutes PowerPoint interactive presentation chronicling the music from the turn of the century to present day and highlights various artists, their…

The Hidden Impact of Racial Segregation on Milwaukee County

February 12 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Milwaukee educator and head griot of the Black Holocaust museum, Reggie Jackson, will discuss why Milwaukee is often referred to as the most segregated city in the nation. Learn about the past, present and future effects of segregation on our…

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