Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig is surprised with a Panthers baseball jersey before giving this year's UWM commencement speech. #42 will now be retired in honor of Jackie Robinson. Cheers, Bud! #uwmgrad
An off-road racecar driver. An innovative app developer. A river researcher. Two grads who can teach and mentor. And, another focused on inclusivity.
UWM students are paving direct paths to their dream jobs after discovering (and creating!) unique opportunities across campus.
Congrats, Panthers - keep making us proud! #uwmgrad
With finals approaching, UWM students found stress relief by smashing a car... for charity, of course. PS. Hang in there, guys!
The car smash is part of a weeklong celebration hosted by Sigma Chi for students and faculty to give back the community in a fun, exciting way. All proceeds go to UWM Scholarship Fund and Huntsman Cancer Foundation (50/50 split).
Thousands of un/underinsured people in Milwaukee are touched by the UWM College of Nursing (CON) community nursing centers every year. The centers are located in two of Milwaukee's poorest zip codes, where they've made their homes for more than two decades.
Laughter and tears coincide in this video. Feelings of hopelessness are replaced with mindsets of self-confidence and self-care. The Lundeen Model for Nurse-Managed Primary Health Care, created by CON Dean Sally Lundeen, is working, making UWM an international leader in providing health care to the urban poor.
The Black & Gold Network caught up with Milwaukee men's basketball player Demetrius Harris this week between workouts to talk about his sport switch and potential for getting drafted. Since wrapping his basketball career, he has been drawing attention from NFL teams for his potential as a tight end and could be a late-round selection in this weekend's NFL Draft. (April 24, 2013)
With the help of the original Pounce, Olympian /banana Adam Mania, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Swim Team is at it again.
Baauer did this song and should get all the credit and stuff.
We're the fun team! Our swim team is a successful and fun D1 team just on a mission to get our name out there. Like our dance moves? Check out some of our other videos, we dance as much as we swim.
Look carefully and you can see some of us are underwater too ;]
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There was no shortage of talent that glitters, sparkles and shines at the 2013 edition of the UWM Annual Drag Show. Sponsored by the UWM LGBT Resource Center, the show is known as one of the best in the Midwest, and has earned a reputation for launching performers.
Watch as Karizma Mirage, Jezebel Rose, Windy Breeze, Pretty BoiKing, Isis and Lady Gia (in order of appearance) command the stage while earning tips for Project Q. Bravo, and here's to 2014.
A growth chamber houses biologist Ching-Hong Yang's tobacco plants as he tests his antibiotic alternative. His goal: Conquering one of the greatest threats to modern health - antibiotic resistance.
One couple sees life-changing results after using TCARE - an innovative caregiver support system developed by Rhonda Montgomery, Helen Bader Endowed Chair in Applied Gerontology. Montgomery's mission: Make TCARE available to the millions in need.
In this video, the two UWM researchers invite us into their laboratories as their companies aim to share their work with the world.
Visit http://www.researchreport.uwm.edu to watch video profiles of other UWM scientists, scholars and students turning out original and marketable ideas that help keep the innovation engine running in Southeastern Wisconsin.
UWM students are walking across the commencement stage, accepting diplomas and leaving the university with degrees and startup companies in tow.
The Student Startup Challenge is an innovative competition energizing the entrepreneurial spirit at UWM by awarding student teams $10,000 each for promising product ideas.
In this video, meet the first three teams to win the cash. Watch as their products (a 3D scanner, mobile parking app, and "clever blocks") become reality.