UW-Milwaukee

Education
5:11 pm
Fri August 22, 2014

UWM to Unveil New Ways of Teaching Math, so it Makes Sense to Struggling Students

UWM will incorporate more real world applications of math

The university hopes its new method accommodates students who need to pass math, in order to graduate.

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Student debt
3:02 pm
Fri May 10, 2013

Graduating into Debt

Bethany Cressey, Lyla Goerl, Sarah Johnson with Aiden & Marissa Mielke plan their next steps
Credit Faith Lenard

May is a watershed month for graduating college students. Another will approach in six months, when those entering the work world must begin repaying student loans.

Americans carry more student debt than credit card debt, according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. The UW System calculates the average undergraduate debt at more than $30,000.

Three UWM seniors realize they owe, although none seems sure of how much.

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