UWM Today

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The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee plays a vital role in shaping the future of Milwaukee and Wisconsin. Meet the people behind the creativity and discoveries at UW-Milwaukee on UWM Today.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu October 18, 2012

The State of Nursing in Wisconsin and the Nation

Sally Lundeen and Tom Luljak
Credit Jon Strelecki

UWM Today host, Tom Luljak, talks with Dr. Sally Lundeen, Dean of UWM College of Nursing, about the state of nursing in Wisconsin, and nationally. Dr. Lundeen discusses how UWM helps train and educate nurses.

 

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu October 11, 2012

UWM Open House

Tom Luljak, Jan Ford and Michael Laliberte
Credit Jon Strelecki

  Tom Luljak talks with Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Michael Laliberte and Jan Ford, Director of Admissions and Recruitment about the UWM Open House as a showcase for the university's opportunities for students, in and out of the classroom. At the Open House, October 26-27, prospective students and their families also learn about how student success is supported at UWM.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu September 20, 2012

Community's Diversity Climate Spillovers to Workplace

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Mon September 17, 2012

UWM's Peck School of the Arts Celebrates 50 Years

Tom Luljak and Scott Emmons
Credit Jon Strelecki

Tom Luljak interviews Scott Emmons, interim dean and professor of music in the Peck School of the Arts, on the Year of the Arts at UWM and the partnerships that have been created across campus and the metro area to present exciting arts programming. These performances, exhibitions and special events are engaging students, faculty, staff and alumni, as well as the greater Milwaukee community (and beyond).

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu September 13, 2012

Effects of Marijuana Use on the Brains of Teens

Tom Luljak and Krista Lisdahl
Credit Jon Strelecki

  UWM neuropsychologist Krista Lisdahl discusses the effects of a regular marijuana habit on the brains of teens and young adults with host Tom Luljak. Lisdahl recently won a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) from President Obama and the National Institute of Health.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu August 30, 2012

Integrating Services for Students with Special Needs into Regular Classroom

Elise Frattura and Tom Luljak
Credit Jon Strelecki

Tom Luljak's guest, Elise Frattura of the School of Education, talks about integrating services for students with special needs into the regular classroom.

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UWM Today
11:54 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

The Complexities of Prisoners' Reentry into Communities

Tom Luljak and Guests
Credit Jon Strelecki

  Tom Luljak discusses the complexities of prisoners’ reentry into their communities with Tom LeBel, associate professor of criminal justice in the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare, and Stan Stojkovic, dean of the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu August 16, 2012

Mid-Century Print Media Advertising's Effect on American Consumer Culture

Tom Luljak & Richard Popp
Credit Jon Strelecki

Host, Tom Luljak talks with Richard Popp, who explores the effects mid-century print media advertising had on American consumer culture, and discusses his new book, The Holiday Makers.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu August 9, 2012

UWM Center for Water Policy

Jenny Kehl and Tom Luljak
Credit Jon Strelecki

Jenny Kehl, the new director of the UWM Center for Water Policy, joins host Tom Luljak to talk about her addition to the School of Freshwater Sciences which was endowed by a $2.6 million dollar gift from Lynde Uihlein.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu July 26, 2012

Guitars for Vets

Tom Luljak and Guests
Credit Jon Strelecki

Tom Luljak discusses with instructor Bev Belfer how her UWM guitar class is open to all qualified military service veterans in the Milwaukee area as a partnership of the Peck School of the Arts Music Department and Guitars4Vets. Patrick Nettesheim, director of Guitars4Vets joins with Ted Palmisano and Chris Horsley, two veterans and former students as they participate and play guitar.

This episode originally aired on January 19, 2012.

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