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Intergenerational Art Exhibit Celebrates Timeless Creativity
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Intergenerational Art Exhibit Celebrates Timeless Creativity

The exhibit will feature a variety of art, including stories, paintings, mosaics and more.

New UWM Research Could Give You More Days at the Beach
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New UWM Research Could Give You More Days at the Beach

The research was performed by Natalie Rumball at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences.

Milwaukee VA and UWM host summit on holistic care of LGBTQ+ veterans
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Milwaukee VA and UWM host summit on holistic care of LGBTQ+ veterans

The event’s keynote speaker will be Christine Black, director of Military & Veteran Services at Marywood University in Pennsylvania.

Intergenerational Art Exhibition Celebrates Timeless Creativity
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Intergenerational Art Exhibition Celebrates Timeless Creativity

The exhibit will feature a variety of art, including stories, paintings, mosaics and more

Michele Polfuss named Joint Nursing Research Chair at UWM and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
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Michele Polfuss named Joint Nursing Research Chair at UWM and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

The research chair is housed at the UWM College of Nursing and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.

Economists find improved electricity storage leads to innovation, efficiency
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Economists find improved electricity storage leads to innovation, efficiency

The study looked at more than 50 years of patent data from 70 countries to reach their conclusion.

Litwack named Dean of the UWM College of Nursing
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Litwack named Dean of the UWM College of Nursing

She has been serving as the interim dean of the college since July 2016, and has served as associate dean for academic affairs.

UWM Partners with Energy Industry in NSF Research Center
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UWM Partners with Energy Industry in NSF Research Center

Collaborative research with industry members also will fuel development of new products necessary for the transition to a more robust and resilient electric grid.

UWM Names First Two Kellner Fellows in Entrepreneurship
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UWM Names First Two Kellner Fellows in Entrepreneurship

The work of the fellows aims to bolster the regional economy by creating new enterprises.

Milwaukee Engineering Research Conference begins Thursday at UWM
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Milwaukee Engineering Research Conference begins Thursday at UWM

More than 20 of the nation's most influential leaders in engineering will speak

Great Lakes journalist Dan Egan named water policy fellow
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Great Lakes journalist Dan Egan named water policy fellow

Egan will investigate, write and disseminate in-depth news stories about the most pressing issues facing the Great Lakes.

Engineering research discoveries presented at Milwaukee Engineering Research Conference  May 11-12
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Engineering research discoveries presented at Milwaukee Engineering Research Conference May 11-12

Representatives from federal agencies, industry and academia will share developments in energy, materials, biomedical technologies, water and more.

UWM conference to address trauma and its treatments
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UWM conference to address trauma and its treatments

The effects of trauma can be devastating to individuals, their families and their communities.

UWM Music building and Recital Hall to reopen Monday following fire
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UWM Music building and Recital Hall to reopen Monday following fire

The theater building will likely remain closed until fall.

Classes moving, cleanup started following fire at UW-Milwaukee
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Classes moving, cleanup started following fire at UW-Milwaukee

The art building is expected to be cleaned and reopen by April 21. The theater building will likely remain closed until the fall semester.

India Inked!
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India Inked!

UWM Union Art Gallery opens a group exhibition featuring fascinating prints by Indian and Indian American artists. Co-Curated by Nirmal Raja and Santhosh Sakhinala

UWM awarded $2.3 million to study autism/air pollution connection
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UWM awarded $2.3 million to study autism/air pollution connection

The researchers will examine genes important in detoxifying chemical exposures and helping protect children’s nervous system as they grow.

UWM History Department Hosts Lecture on James Madison and U.S. Constitution
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UWM History Department Hosts Lecture on James Madison and U.S. Constitution

The lecture is free and open to the public.

UWM Awarded $2.8 Million NIH Grant to Study Movement
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UWM Awarded $2.8 Million NIH Grant to Study Movement

Other research partners include the University of Colorado’s Anschutz Medical Campus and Marquette University.

UWM offers students new independent housing option
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UWM offers students new independent housing option

Residents will enjoy affordable, secure facilities with co-ed suites and the ability to cook their own meals.

UWM Signs Climate Commitment To Go Carbon Neutral
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UWM Signs Climate Commitment To Go Carbon Neutral

The university will build on a decade-long reputation for sustainability.

UWM Muslim Student Association brings Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to speak March 2
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UWM Muslim Student Association brings Kareem Abdul-Jabbar to speak March 2

In retirement, Abdul-Jabbar has built a career as a bestselling author, activist and cultural commentator

UWM receives state grant to support entrepreneurship
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UWM receives state grant to support entrepreneurship

The UWM Research Foundation is one of 11 Wisconsin organizations receiving grants under WEDC’s new Entrepreneurship Support pilot program.

UWM Marketing expert named first holder of Klappa professorship
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UWM Marketing expert named first holder of Klappa professorship

Her research focuses on how consumer psychology can help nonprofits and social-impact organizations transform the world.

New Life for Empty Storefronts as Pop-Up Gallery Opens in the Historic Concordia Neighborhood​
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New Life for Empty Storefronts as Pop-Up Gallery Opens in the Historic Concordia Neighborhood​

​Featuring the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Architecture and Urban Planning

UWM joins the largest long-term study of child brain development in the U.S.
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UWM joins the largest long-term study of child brain development in the U.S.

University researchers will work with elementary schools during the next two years to recruit families for the study.

UWM physicists’ to use their unique tool to improve neonatal health
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UWM physicists’ to use their unique tool to improve neonatal health

With grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation researchers pinpoint the moment of conception

UWM Dean elected a Royal Institute of British Architects fellow
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UWM Dean elected a Royal Institute of British Architects fellow

Bob Greenstreet joins 29 other newly named fellows of RIBA.

UW-Milwaukee gets top bicycle-friendly ranking
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UW-Milwaukee gets top bicycle-friendly ranking

UWM’s ranking stems from the university’s efforts to encourage bicycling by making it an easy option for transportation.

UWM hosts fourth annual Summit on Black Male Youth
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UWM hosts fourth annual Summit on Black Male Youth

The summit brings together middle and high school students, parents and administrators from Milwaukee and surrounding communities to examine issues challenging young African American men.

UWM scores rare grant trifecta
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UWM scores rare grant trifecta

The grants will fund equipment that supports research and teaching in the fields of chemistry and biochemistry, engineering, astrophysics, physics and medicine.

Bestselling Author Seth M. Siegel Becomes Senior Water Policy Fellow at UWM’s School of Freshwater Sciences
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Bestselling Author Seth M. Siegel Becomes Senior Water Policy Fellow at UWM’s School of Freshwater Sciences

Siegel will serve as a resource for faculty, researchers and students, expanding the school’s impact on national and international water policy.

Microcosms: The Imagined Realities of Art
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Microcosms: The Imagined Realities of Art

UWM Union Art Gallery opens exhibition featuring locally and nationally recognized artists who explore the boundaries of fiction and reality.

10th Annual Henry W. Maier State of Milwaukee Summit Addresses Race Relations
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10th Annual Henry W. Maier State of Milwaukee Summit Addresses Race Relations

Thursday, Nov. 10, at 7 p.m. in the UWM Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts.

Herzfeld Foundation gives UWM $1.5 million for innovation, research
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Herzfeld Foundation gives UWM $1.5 million for innovation, research

The Herzfeld Foundation awards grants in the areas of arts and culture, education, arts education, and civic improvements.

Grant supports UWM study of gender differences in Alzheimer’s
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Grant supports UWM study of gender differences in Alzheimer’s

Among Americans age 71 and older, 16 percent of women have Alzheimer’s or dementia compared with 11 percent of men.

UWM plans to become Wisconsin’s first Hispanic-Serving Institution
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UWM plans to become Wisconsin’s first Hispanic-Serving Institution

Earning the HSI federal designation will help UWM expand services and support to its thriving population of Latino students

UWM Alum Gives $1 Million To Milwaukee Athletics
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UWM Alum Gives $1 Million To Milwaukee Athletics

Fred Sitzberger recognizes how important a strong athletics program is to a university.

Crossing Over 2016
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Crossing Over 2016

UWM Peck School of the Arts Undergraduate Art & Design Awardees

UWM Welcomes Imagining America Across Milwaukee
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UWM Welcomes Imagining America Across Milwaukee

Imagining America creates democratic spaces to foster and advance publically engaged scholarship that draw on arts, humanities, and design.

There Was Weather
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There Was Weather

UWM alumnus partners with Chicago artist on fascinating new art installation

UWM professor helps with new African American Smithsonian museum
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UWM professor helps with new African American Smithsonian museum

Winkler, a professor of Africology, studies how children learn about race

UWM researcher helps discover new genetic links for disease risk
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UWM researcher helps discover new genetic links for disease risk

Paul Auer worked with scientists from the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute in Cambridge, England, and other collaborators.

UWM’s Basting wins MacArthur genius grant
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UWM’s Basting wins MacArthur genius grant

Basting is the first UWM faculty member to earn the MacArthur Foundation’s highest honor.

UWM hosts Wisconsin Science Festival in Milwaukee Oct. 21-23
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UWM hosts Wisconsin Science Festival in Milwaukee Oct. 21-23

The programs are not strictly limited to science topics.

UWM Arts Alumna Gives $1 Million Lead Gift to Renovate Studio Space
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UWM Arts Alumna Gives $1 Million Lead Gift to Renovate Studio Space

The gift will fund initial renovations to the top floor of the Kenilworth building, and construction is set to begin in 2017.

Ride and Film Screening Aimed at Raising Awareness of Veteran Suicides
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Ride and Film Screening Aimed at Raising Awareness of Veteran Suicides

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Military and Veterans Resource Center is sponsoring an event at the Harley-Davidson Museum on Friday, Sept. 16, to promote awareness of the suicide rate among veterans and showcase prevention resources.

UWM Research Foundation Announces New Catalyst Grants
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UWM Research Foundation Announces New Catalyst Grants

The Catalyst Grant Program invests in promising early-stage research at UWM, fostering commercialization of new technology.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Professorship Honors Gale and Judi Klappa
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University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Professorship Honors Gale and Judi Klappa

The professorship was made possible through gifts from the We Energies Foundation and the Wisconsin Public Service Foundation.

UW-Milwaukee receives grant to help PhD students prepare for careers outside academia
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UW-Milwaukee receives grant to help PhD students prepare for careers outside academia

UWM was one of 28 schools nationwide to receive a Next Generation PhD grant.

UW-Milwaukee, Milwaukee Public Schools partnership receives $2.4 million grant
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UW-Milwaukee, Milwaukee Public Schools partnership receives $2.4 million grant

The partnership will engage 25 teachers with master’s degrees across MPS high schools in personalized professional development and classroom-based research.

Associates from Baird give $1 million to UWM’s Investment Management Certificate Program
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Associates from Baird give $1 million to UWM’s Investment Management Certificate Program

UWM’s IMCP is one of the premier investment programs in the United States.

U.S. Secretary of Education Honors UW-Milwaukee for Sustainability Efforts
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U.S. Secretary of Education Honors UW-Milwaukee for Sustainability Efforts

UWM’s accomplishments include reducing greenhouse gas emissions at all sites by 10 percent/

UWM Alumni Assocation to Honor More Than 20 Indivduals, Businesses
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UWM Alumni Assocation to Honor More Than 20 Indivduals, Businesses

The 22 individual recipients and one corporate partner were chosen for awards based on their outstanding professional achievements, civic involvement and partnerships with the university.

UWM Grad Jerry Jendusa Gives $1 Million for Entrepreneurship
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UWM Grad Jerry Jendusa Gives $1 Million for Entrepreneurship

Jendusa’s gift will support an entrepreneur-in-residence program, allowing students to learn from individuals who have successfully started their own companies.

Live show adapts poignant precious lives gun violence series
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Live show adapts poignant precious lives gun violence series

The performance will be followed by a discussion with audience and community members.

Bernard Osher Foundation gives UWM $1 million for lifelong learning
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Bernard Osher Foundation gives UWM $1 million for lifelong learning

To date, the foundation has contributed nearly $3.7 million to the university.

UWM’s McLellan gets $1.5 million grant for work on pollution tracking
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UWM’s McLellan gets $1.5 million grant for work on pollution tracking

This work builds on McLellan’s work that contributed to the cleanup of Milwaukee’s Bradford Beach.

Kelben Foundation gives $5 million to UWM for faculty,  scholarships and entrepreneurship
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Kelben Foundation gives $5 million to UWM for faculty, scholarships and entrepreneurship

The gift will also create an endowed scholarship for students enrolled in early childhood education at the School of Education.

UWM conference reaches out to military, veteran populations
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UWM conference reaches out to military, veteran populations

The conference’s goals include discussing the seen and unseen injuries that affect military and veteran populations and their families.

UWM receives national award for sustainability efforts
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UWM receives national award for sustainability efforts

No other UW System school has received the award since its inception in 2012.

Marcus Prize-Winning Architect Will Discuss His Recent Work
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Marcus Prize-Winning Architect Will Discuss His Recent Work

Prize-winning architect Joshua Prince-Ramus will discuss his present and past work at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at the Pritzlaff Building, 311 N. Plankinton Ave.

UWM Hosts Milwaukee County Execuitve Candidate Debate
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UWM Hosts Milwaukee County Execuitve Candidate Debate

Candidates in the hotly contested Milwaukee County Executive race meet only days before the April 5 election in one of their final debates.

UWM to present ‘Corktown’ – a look at gentrification in Detroit
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UWM to present ‘Corktown’ – a look at gentrification in Detroit

Performances are 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday.

UWM to host discussion on outbreak of Zika virus
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UWM to host discussion on outbreak of Zika virus

More than 20 countries in the Americas have experienced outbreaks of Zika.

UW-Milwaukee receives top research designation from Carnegie
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UW-Milwaukee receives top research designation from Carnegie

The need and desire for a major research institution to support and fuel the southeastern Wisconsin was made clear in the 1986 community-based report.

CNN Adds Simulcast of Democrats Debate at UWM
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CNN Adds Simulcast of Democrats Debate at UWM

PBS NewsHour co-anchors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff will moderate the debate.

UWM to host state championship for student-built robots
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UWM to host state championship for student-built robots

Students in grades 7-12 build and compete with their own team robots in the sports-format competition.

UWM to host discussion on Flint water crisis and its local effects
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UWM to host discussion on Flint water crisis and its local effects

The discussion is expected to include both the on-going water crisis in Flint, Michigan, and potential issues of water accessibility and the protection of water resources in Milwaukee and Wisconsin.

UWM researchers participate tonight in educational vigil for Wisconsin burial mounds
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UWM researchers participate tonight in educational vigil for Wisconsin burial mounds

The vigil will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at a prehistoric burial mound in Lake Park near the UW-Milwaukee campus.

PBS NewsHour to host Democratic primary debate at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
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PBS NewsHour to host Democratic primary debate at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

NewsHour co-anchors and managing editors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff will moderate the PBS NewsHour Democratic Primary Debate.

UWM researchers participate in educational vigil for Wisconsin burial mounds
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UWM researchers participate in educational vigil for Wisconsin burial mounds

The vigil will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at a prehistoric burial mound in Lake Park near the UW-Milwaukee campus.

Black Male Youth-Milwaukee Summit Shows Options for Young Black Men
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Black Male Youth-Milwaukee Summit Shows Options for Young Black Men

The Tuesday, Dec. 15 sessions are geared to the middle school groups; Wednesday, Dec. 16 sessions are geared to high school students.

Community Partnerships Link Latin America to Milwaukee
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Community Partnerships Link Latin America to Milwaukee

The event will feature exhibits on CLACS history as well as faculty and student exhibits, artwork and a series of short performances by UWM faculty and students.

UWM libraries welcome ‘Paramount’ music, history collection
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UWM libraries welcome ‘Paramount’ music, history collection

The sets, purchased and donated by local music and art lovers, will be unveiled at 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4.

UW-Milwaukee hosts experts discussion of city’s growing inequality
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UW-Milwaukee hosts experts discussion of city’s growing inequality

The event takes place at 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in the Edith S. Hefter Conference Center, 3271 N. Lake Dr.

UWM announces Student Startup Challenge winners
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UWM announces Student Startup Challenge winners

UWM students and recent alumni from nine winning teams will receive a total of $70,000 in support and services.

UW-Milwaukee hosts annual GIS Day, with free workshops on geographic data software
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UW-Milwaukee hosts annual GIS Day, with free workshops on geographic data software

The UWM GIS Council will host its annual GIS Day on Wednesday, Nov. 18, in the UWM Golda Meir Library, 2311 E. Hartford Ave.

UWM Research Foundation announces new Catalyst Grants
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UWM Research Foundation announces new Catalyst Grants

The Catalyst Grant Program invests in promising early-stage research at UWM.

Seniors and Students Combine Creative Forces to Celebrate Halloween
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Seniors and Students Combine Creative Forces to Celebrate Halloween

The Hallows Eve Social runs from 7-8:30 p.m., and also features a Haunted Hall and a pumpkin-decorating contest.

Veterans Bond as they Perform ‘Julius Caesar’
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Veterans Bond as they Perform ‘Julius Caesar’

Actors from Feast of Crispian will present their first large-scale public performance at 7 p.m. Oct. 30 and 31 and 2 p.m. Nov. 1, at Next Act Theatre’s Performance Space, 255 S. Water St.

Roberto Hernández Center scholarship fundraiser for Latino students Oct. 3
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Roberto Hernández Center scholarship fundraiser for Latino students Oct. 3

The fundraiser will include comedians from Chicago: Elizardi “Eli” Castro and Lucky Luciano, live music by Rica Obsesión, food from 13 local restaurants, and a silent auction and cash bar.

UWM Chancellor Mark Mone to be Inaugurated Oct. 2
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UWM Chancellor Mark Mone to be Inaugurated Oct. 2

UWM will celebrate the inauguration of Chancellor Mark Mone at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at the Zelazo Center

Crossing Over 2015
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Crossing Over 2015

UWM Peck School of the Arts Undergraduate Art & Design Awardees

National I-Corps Program in Milwaukee Turns Out First FIRST 10 Teams
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National I-Corps Program in Milwaukee Turns Out First FIRST 10 Teams

Applications for next round due Sept. 25.

Inspired: The Power of Art and Faith
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Inspired: The Power of Art and Faith

UWM Union Art Gallery opens exhibition featuring local artists promoting interfaith communication

Sustainable Nanotechnology Center lands $20 million NSF grant
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Sustainable Nanotechnology Center lands $20 million NSF grant

Research aims to ensure nanoparticles for safer products

UWM Free Lecture on ‘Archaeology of Ancient Greek Dress’
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UWM Free Lecture on ‘Archaeology of Ancient Greek Dress’

The talk is free to the public, and refreshments will be provided.

Cut / Create: The Endless Possibilities of Paper
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Cut / Create: The Endless Possibilities of Paper

UWM Union Art Gallery opens exhibition featuring regional artists using paper as a medium

UWM names new police chief
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UWM names new police chief

LeMire served similar role at UW-Oshkosh

Snap-on Inc. rolls out an ergonomic industrial wrench developed at UWM
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Snap-on Inc. rolls out an ergonomic industrial wrench developed at UWM

The public ceremony begins at 9:30 a.m. at the company’s headquarters, 2801 80th St., Kenosha.

Area water companies license two UWM sensor technologies
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Area water companies license two UWM sensor technologies

“These new technologies resulting from our WEP partnerships are helping Milwaukee compete in the $500 billion global freshwater technology market.”

More Than 3,300 Students to graduate May 17 at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
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More Than 3,300 Students to graduate May 17 at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s 2105 Spring Commencement ceremonies will be at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Sunday, May 17.

Milwaukee universities team up to boost startups from research
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Milwaukee universities team up to boost startups from research

Milwaukee joins National Innovation Network through grant

UWM offers voluntary separation incentive in anticipation of state funding cut
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UWM offers voluntary separation incentive in anticipation of state funding cut

The incentive provides a one-time payment of half their base salary to eligible employees.

Ukrainian journalists to speak at UWM about war of words
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Ukrainian journalists to speak at UWM about war of words

Battles in Ukraine are fought with words as well as tanks.

UWM App Brewery and Sojourner Family Peace Center collaborate to educate, protect with new Sojourner Peace app
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UWM App Brewery and Sojourner Family Peace Center collaborate to educate, protect with new Sojourner Peace app

The app includes links and phone numbers for places where abuse victims can find help.

Rep. Frederick Kessler and Judge Joan Kessler endow University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee scholarship fund
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Rep. Frederick Kessler and Judge Joan Kessler endow University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee scholarship fund

State Rep. Frederick Kessler and his wife, Judge Joan Kessler, are donating $300,000 to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Top NASA Official to speak at UWM Friday, January 23rd
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Top NASA Official to speak at UWM Friday, January 23rd

David Kankam, of NASA’s Glenn Research Center (GRC), will speak to students and faculty about opportunities with the space agency, with a focus on GRC, Friday, Jan. 23, at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Unprecedented industry-academic partnership to focus on energy storage as Johnson Controls and UWM and UW-Madison name endowed professorship
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Unprecedented industry-academic partnership to focus on energy storage as Johnson Controls and UWM and UW-Madison name endowed professorship

The appointment, based at UW-Milwaukee’s College of Engineering & Applied Science and affiliated with WEI, is part of a collaboration among Johnson Controls, and two of the state’s largest public research universities.

NIH grant supports UWM research into treatment for asthma that may reduce side effects
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NIH grant supports UWM research into treatment for asthma that may reduce side effects

Asthma is a growing health care problem, affecting an estimated 245 million people globally with nearly 25 million afflicted in the U.S. alone.

UWM welcomes the public to the School of Freshwater Sciences’ new home
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UWM welcomes the public to the School of Freshwater Sciences’ new home

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee celebrates the opening of the expanded home of its School of Freshwater Sciences.

UWM Alumni Association Announces 2014 Alumni Award Recipients
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UWM Alumni Association Announces 2014 Alumni Award Recipients

Alumni and University friends recognized for their achievements and commitment to UWM

UWM Alumni Association Announces 2014 Corporate Partners Awards
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UWM Alumni Association Announces 2014 Corporate Partners Awards

Three area companies have received recognition from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Alumni Association.

Dynamic Blade Technologies licenses UWM wind turbine energy-storage technology
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Dynamic Blade Technologies licenses UWM wind turbine energy-storage technology

Dynamic Blade Technologies Inc., a Texas-based start-up company, has entered into a licensing agreement with UWMRF to develop and commercialize an energy-storage and power-conversion technology for wind turbines.

Wisconsin Economic Scorecard released for second quarter of 2014
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Wisconsin Economic Scorecard released for second quarter of 2014

UWM poll shows continued support for state minimum wage increase, strong opposition to spending state funds on a new Milwaukee Bucks arena

The Nicholas Family Foundation supports UWM’s Innovation Campus
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The Nicholas Family Foundation supports UWM’s Innovation Campus

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) has announced a $750,000 gift from the Nicholas Family Foundation.

UWM strategizes climate change policy for the Great Lakes
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UWM strategizes climate change policy for the Great Lakes

The effects of climate change were not sufficiently accounted for in the funded remediation projects.

UWM Festival of Films in French to be held Feb. 7-16
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UWM Festival of Films in French to be held Feb. 7-16

The 17th Annual Festival of Films in French at UWM, Feb. 7-16, brings a rich array of French-language cinema to the Union Theatre.