12:05 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

New Chancellor’s Goals Include Supporting Predecessors’ Projects

Mark Mone is the ninth chancellor of UWM
Credit Courtesy of University of Wisconsin System

Mark Mone became UW-Milwaukee’s new chancellor this week.

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4:18 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

Bob Evans CEO Honored With UWM Lifetime Achievement Award

Steven Davis
Credit Bob Evans Farms

Steven Davis has come a long way since he grew up holding part-time jobs in Milwaukee supermarkets.  

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3:12 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

An Activist Tries To Get A Handle On The Extent of Illegal Child Labor In India

Credit Zoriah / Flickr

Today, Malala Yousafzai won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, along with longtime activist against child labor Kailash Satyarthi.

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11:23 am
Wed October 1, 2014

The Role UWM's Business School Plays in Milwaukee

Dean Timothy Smunt
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Over the summer on Lake Effect, Milwaukee financier and philanthropist Sheldon Lubar talked about the importance of a strong business school in the community - in this case, the one that carries his name.  

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11:08 am
Fri September 19, 2014

Visions of A Revitalized Milwaukee Inner Harbor

View of Jones Island from East Erie Street
S Bence

Restoring Milwaukee's inner harbor, both environmentally and economically, is a top priority in the city's ReFreshMKE sustainability plan. A handful of people want to help jump start the project.

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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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3:43 pm
Thu June 26, 2014

Downtown Arena's New Name: UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena

UWM and the Wisconsin Center District have agreed on a 10-year deal,  renaming the downtown venue and securing it for the men's basketball team.

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11:30 am
Wed April 23, 2014

Sustainability Focus at UW-Milwaukee Has Wide-Reaching Effects

Kate Nelson hopes students and faculty alike rally around UWM's sustainability initiatives.

This week, UWM is holding a sustainability symposium.

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1:00 am
Mon March 31, 2014

UWM after Lovell: Still a Driver of Innovation and Workforce Development

Chancellor Mike Lovell has been a big proponent of Innovation Campus and other developments on and off UWM’s main campus
Credit UWM

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.

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5:42 pm
Wed March 26, 2014

Marquette Taps UWM's Michael Lovell to become MU's First Lay President

Mike Lovell announced as new Marquette University president
Credit John Holman

Despite UWM's loss, several people say Lovell's move seems like a win for Milwaukee.

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