Who We Are: A Chronicle of Racism in America

Oriental Theatre 2230 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI

Who We Are interweaves lecture, personal anecdotes, interviews, and shocking revelations to develop a timeline of anti-Black racism in the United States, from slavery to the modern myth of a post-racial America. Black Lens spotlights the incredible work of African American... Read More

Black History Month Closing Celebration

UWM Union Concourse 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI

Come celebrate Black History Month with live music and a performance by Ko-Thi Dance Company in the Concourse! Please come by and celebrate Black History Month with us!  For more information, or to request accommodations, please contact:  sociocul@uwm.edu.    Sponsored by the Black Student... Read More

Opening Reception for the 49th Annual Juried Show

Union Art Gallery 2200 E Kenwood Blvd Campus Level 1, Next to Panthercard Office, Milwaukee, WI

Opening Reception: Thursday, February 24, 5-7PM in person at the gallery, remarks and awards at 6pm Support local student artists and find out who will be awarded the top cash prizes at the opening reception of this year's Annual Juried... Read More

Free

Black Feminist Symposium

Lubar Entrepreneurship Center 2100 E Kenwood Blvd, WI

The annual Black Feminist Symposium aims to present the UWM campus and community with resources, workshops, and engaging discussions that center the theory and practice of Black feminism in an accessible way.   For more information, or to request accommodations, please contact:  john3265@uwm.edu.  ... Read More

Black Student Union Ebony Gala

Union Fireside Lounge

A showcase celebrating African and African American culture.  For more information, or to request accommodations, please contact:  tgshaw@uwm.edu or rlgoins@uwm.edu.   Sponsored by the Black Student Union at UWM. 

Courageous Conversations

Inclusive Excellence Center (Union 119) 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd., Milwaukee, WI

Courageous Conversations is a monthly event series co-hosted by the Inclusive Excellence Center and Sociocultural Programming. The intention of this program is to offer a brave space to UWM students to talk about relevant topics in our society today. Each... Read More

Lyrical Sanctuary featuring Melissa Mursch-Rodriguez

Union Fireside Lounge

Lyrical Sanctuary is UWM’s monthly open mic night, featuring a standout spoken word artist, live music and art, and YOU! It is a campus tradition that brings students and community members together to share their passion for poetry and creative self-expression. Prior... Read More

Recurring

49th Annual Juried Show

Union Art Gallery 2200 E Kenwood Blvd Campus Level 1, Next to Panthercard Office, Milwaukee, WI

When? February 21-March 18 2022 Where? Union Art Gallery (virtual scan link coming soon) Opening Reception: Thursday, February 24, 5-7PM at the gallery, remarks and awards at 6pm -> Learn more at the event page here Artist Talks: Thursday, March... Read More

Free

Strengths for UWM Students Workshop – 4/15/22

Lubar Entrepreneurship Center 2100 E Kenwood Blvd, WI

Want to discover your strengths and learn how to utilize them to the fullest for college and career success? Register today for our small-group coaching sessions utilizing the Clifton StrengthsFinder Assessment. You will receive your Top 5 Strengths and tools... Read More

Mother’s Day Artist Sale

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

May 3 – 5 /  9:00am – 5:00pm  Join us on the Student Union Concourse for our annual Mother’s Day artist sale. A variety of handmade items will be available from outside vendors with the Craft Centre present with student... Read More

Free