University of Wisconsin Milwaukee http://wuwm.com en Composer Searches for Micro-Aural Worlds in Nature http://wuwm.com/post/composer-searches-micro-aural-worlds-nature <p></p><p></p><p>Music is all around us. All you have to do is listen.</p><p>That is what happened one day when outdoor-enthusiast and composer <a href="http://www.allwaysnorth.com/" target="_blank">Cheryl Leonard</a> was in the woods, improvising with a friend. She took a rosined bow and bowed the bark of a tree and other nature objects to explore their sounds. Although she did not hear much, she explored the idea further by amplifying the micro-aural worlds around us. That is the music to Leonard’s ears.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:48:25 +0000 Eleanor Peterson 29383 at http://wuwm.com Composer Searches for Micro-Aural Worlds in Nature UWM Hosts Forum to Address Affordable Care Act's Challenges http://wuwm.com/post/uwm-hosts-forum-address-affordable-care-acts-challenges <p>The rollout of the Affordable Care Act has been beset by difficulties at a number of levels, from the website troubles as health exchanges were launched last year, to the news yesterday that only about half of uninsured adults (approximately 4.5 million adults, the population of Spain) have even investigated getting insurance through health exchanges.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:31:19 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 26318 at http://wuwm.com UWM Hosts Forum to Address Affordable Care Act's Challenges How Astronomers Conduct Research http://wuwm.com/post/how-astronomers-conduct-research <p>When the whole universe is out there to explore, how do astronomers decide what questions they want to ask? Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:45:47 +0000 Eleanor Peterson, Bonnie North & Jean Creighton 25722 at http://wuwm.com How Astronomers Conduct Research Milwaukee Man Is Unlikely Reality Show Star - in China http://wuwm.com/post/milwaukee-man-unlikely-reality-show-star-china <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">If UW-Milwaukee English professor </span><a href="http://www.liamcallanan.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Liam Callanan </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">assigned a "What I Did on My Summer Vacation" essay, his students would be hard-pressed to top his own story.</span></p><p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 14:56:12 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 16422 at http://wuwm.com Milwaukee Man Is Unlikely Reality Show Star - in China "Bollywood is not real cinema": Gopalakrishnan and Indian Cinema http://wuwm.com/post/bollywood-not-real-cinema-gopalakrishnan-and-indian-cinema <p>The Peck School of the Arts at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee just established a <a href="http://www4.uwm.edu/psoa/film/adoor-gopalakrisnan-archive.cfm" target="_blank">new film archive and research fund</a> for their nationally-known film department. Fri, 31 May 2013 18:26:00 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Bonnie North 4111 at http://wuwm.com "Bollywood is not real cinema": Gopalakrishnan and Indian Cinema