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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10:23 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Marquette University Names UWM's Lovell as President

Michael Lovell
Credit UWM

Michael Lovell, the current chancellor of UW-Milwaukee, will become the first lay leader in Marquette’s 133-year history.

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Health & Science
12:45 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

UWM Scientists Get Multi-Million Dollar Grant to X-Ray Proteins and Viruses

X-ray technology has advanced such that researchers can now observe the molecular level.
Credit Photos.com

Lake Effect's Bonnie North interviews UWM physicists Abbas Ourmazd, Dilano Saldin, and Marius Schmidt.

We all know X-rays can help doctors see our bones and teeth, but a team of UWM scientists will be using one revolutionary X-ray machine to look at something slightly smaller: our molecules.

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Politics & Government
12:22 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Cold Weather Closings: UWM and Milwaukee County

Credit Michael Newman, Flickr

UWM is cancelling classes from 4 P.M. Monday until 4 P.M. Tuesday, while Milwaukee County will close all offices and buildings on Tuesday.

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UWM Today
2:02 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Managing Stormwater on UWM's Campus

Tom Luljak and Jim Wasley
Credit Jon Strelecki

Host Tom Luljak talks with Jim Wasley, UWM associate professor of architecture.

Sustainability is more than a buzz word in the world of architecture and construction, it has become an essential part of the building and remodeling process.

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6:31 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Man Charged in UWM Dorm Overdose Death

A young man who lived in the UWM dorms is accused of buying the drugs that killed his uncle.

Twenty-year-old Tyler James Schmidt is accused of providing the drugs that caused the death of his uncle last December.

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