Erin Toner http://wuwm.com en Robotic Exo-Skeleton Allows Paralyzed Madison Vet to Stand Up and Walk http://wuwm.com/post/robotic-exo-skeleton-allows-paralyzed-madison-vet-stand-and-walk <p></p><p></p><p>You probably remember learning about exo-skeletons back in biology class – beetles have them. So do lobsters. Well now, we can add humans to that list.</p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:01:00 +0000 Erin Toner 29287 at http://wuwm.com Robotic Exo-Skeleton Allows Paralyzed Madison Vet to Stand Up and Walk Task Force to Begin Tackling Wisconsin's Racial Achievement Gap http://wuwm.com/post/task-force-begin-tackling-wisconsins-racial-achievement-gap <p></p><p>On Wednesday, a committee of educators will meet in Madison to begin looking for ways to close achievement gaps.</p><p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Erin Toner 28728 at http://wuwm.com Task Force to Begin Tackling Wisconsin's Racial Achievement Gap WE Energies says It has been a Good Partner to City of Milwaukee http://wuwm.com/post/we-energies-says-it-has-been-good-partner-city-milwaukee <p></p><p>The Common Council has <a href="http://https://milwaukee.legistar.com/LegislationDetail.aspx?ID=1676524&amp;GUID=D15606F9-2F0F-4B0A-AD0B-5573342098C0" target="_blank">ordered two&nbsp;agencies </a>to explore the city's options for becoming energy independent. WE Energies disputes reasons cited.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Erin Toner 28306 at http://wuwm.com WE Energies says It has been a Good Partner to City of Milwaukee Wisconsin Worst in Nation for Well-Being of Black Children http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-worst-nation-well-being-black-children <p></p><p>Wisconsin ranks dead last when it comes to certain disparities between white and minority children, according to a <a href="http://www.aecf.org/~/media/Pubs/Initiatives/KIDS%20COUNT/R/RaceforResults/RaceforResults.pdf" target="_blank">report </a>released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.</p><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 06:39:00 +0000 Erin Toner 28216 at http://wuwm.com Wisconsin Worst in Nation for Well-Being of Black Children Marquette University Names UWM's Lovell as President http://wuwm.com/post/marquette-university-names-uwms-lovell-president <p></p><p>Michael Lovell, the current chancellor of UW-Milwaukee, will become the first lay leader in Marquette’s 133-year history.</p><p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 15:23:19 +0000 Erin Toner 27743 at http://wuwm.com Marquette University Names UWM's Lovell as President