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.

On the first Thursday of every month, WUWM's Dave Edwards talks to UWM's Chancellor Michael Lovell on the Chancellor's Report.

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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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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu July 19, 2012

Multimedia journalism & UWM's PantherVision Newscast

Tom Luljak, Jane Hampden Daley and Mark Zoromski
Credit Jon Strelecki

Tom Luljak discusses multimedia journalism and UWM’s PantherVision newscast with Mark Zoromski and Jane Hampden Daley of the Journalism, Advertising and Media Studies (JAMS) program.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu July 12, 2012

The Office of Undergraduate Research

Tom Luljak, Cynthia Aguas-Fernandez and Nigel Rothfels
Credit Jon Strelecki

  The Office of Undergraduate Research gets UWM students involved in rigorous research in as many fields as the university has degree programs. Students work in state of the art UWM laboratories, present at national research conferences, participate in archaeological field visits and site digs, or might even engage in research work in community sites around Milwaukee. The Office of Undergraduate Research pairs interested students with top UWM faculty who mentor students and supervise their research.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu June 21, 2012

UWM Summer Arts Events

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 upcoming summer arts events at UWM and the planning for Year of the Arts.

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UWM Today
12:00 am
Thu June 14, 2012

Occupational Therapy

Tom Luljak and Virginia Stoffel
Credit Jon Strelecki

  Tom Luljak discusses occupational therapy and how it is of growing importance to people across the lifespan (not just those suffering from a disability, illness or injury) with Virginia Stoffel. She is associate professor, Department of Occupational Science & Technology in the UWM College of Health Sciences, scientist with the UWM Center for Applied Behavioral Health and AOTA president-elect.

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UWM Today
4:14 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

Behind the Scenes at Innovative Weather

Michael Hansen, Mike Westendorf and Tom Luljak
Credit Jon Strelecki

Host Tom Luljak speaks to student Michael Hansen and Mike Westendorf, operations director of Innovative Weather.

Innovative Weather is UWM's non-profit weather risk-management service that offers training for UWM students in meteorology and also provides customized weather forecasts.

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UWM Today
11:46 am
Thu March 10, 2011

What Supply Chain Management Means to UWM Researchers and Business Students

Anthony Ross and Tom Luljak
Credit Jon Strelecki

Anthony Ross, Rockwell Automation Endowed Chair in Supply Chain Management at UWM's Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business, discusses supply chain management and what it means to the university's researchers and business students as well as the companies in Southeastern Wisconsin.

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