School of Freshwater Sciences http://wuwm.com en UWM after Lovell: Still a Driver of Innovation and Workforce Development http://wuwm.com/post/uwm-after-lovell-still-driver-innovation-and-workforce-development <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Outgoing Chancellor Mike Lovell has been connected to high-profile projects off campus, such as the School of Freshwater Sciences and the School of Public Health.</span> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Ann-Elise Henzl 27933 at http://wuwm.com UWM after Lovell: Still a Driver of Innovation and Workforce Development School of Freshwater Sciences to Launch Genomics Center http://wuwm.com/post/school-freshwater-sciences-launch-genomics-center <p></p><p></p><p>UWM’s School of Freshwater Sciences is a step closer to achieving its goal to grow. On Tuesday, The Fund for Lake Michigan awarded the school a hefty grant.<br /> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Susan Bence 27181 at http://wuwm.com School of Freshwater Sciences to Launch Genomics Center South Shore Beach Goes Green for Science http://wuwm.com/post/south-shore-beach-goes-green-science <p>This morning, at Milwaukee&rsquo;s South Shore Beach, researchers poured batches of nontoxic green dye into the water. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Susan Bence 14128 at http://wuwm.com South Shore Beach Goes Green for Science One Step Closer to Sweet Water Goal http://wuwm.com/post/one-step-closer-sweet-water-goal <p>A few months ago WUWM News met three Milwaukee entrepreneurs who set their sights high. They hope to create a commercial aquaculture business in an old factory building in Bay View. The idea is to raise, and then sell, thousands of fish, using a natural filtering system that grows edible plants along the way. WUWM’s environmental reporter Susan Bence visited Sweet Water Organics to see how the business is coming along.<br><br>This is a space transformed.<br> Thu, 16 Jul 2009 17:59:32 +0000 Susan Bence 3132 at http://wuwm.com One Step Closer to Sweet Water Goal A Great Man of the Inland Seas http://wuwm.com/post/great-man-inland-seas <p>Starting today, WUWM will provide stories on a regular basis, about environmental issues. We begin by meeting the person whose work led to the creation of UWM’s Great Lakes WATER Institute that sits along the shore of Lake Michigan in Milwaukee. WUWM Environmental Reporter Susan Bence introduces us to the man who’s considered by some to be the father of Great Lakes studies.<br><br>Dr. Clifford Mortimer is nearly a century old, but he’s not the least bit interested in slowing down.<br> Wed, 01 Jul 2009 13:49:59 +0000 Susan Bence 3090 at http://wuwm.com A Great Man of the Inland Seas