University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Announcements

If the unthinkable happens, will you know what to do?
Heartbleed gives us a good reason to change passwords since our environment is no longer vulnerable to this particular bug.
Ashish Anshu, Biological Sciences, UWM, will present "Kinases Kin1 and Kin2 Pleiotropically Regulate Splicing and Translation of HAC1 mRNA"
"Text messaging interventions to improve medication adherence among HIV-infected persons at risk for neuropsychological impairment"
Jana Viel, Geography, UWM, will present her thesis research: "Factors Driving Occupancy of Common Nighthawks (Chordeiles minor) in Human-Dominated Landscapes: A Citizen Science-Based Study in Southeastern Wisconsin" and Wei Xu will present his thesis research: "Developing population grid with demographic trait: an example for Milwaukee County, Wisconsin"
Gregg Jay Zuckerman, Yale University, presents "Branching Multiplicities for Representations of Lie Algebra."
This year’s CIE conference, “After Capitalism,” takes place on April 25 and 26, and will feature international scholars from a range of disciplines who will examine capitalism’s history, theories, and its twenty-first century parameters, transformations, and potential end.
Hosting four readers of different genres to come together in Union Art Gallery.
Students will share stories and photos about their study abroad experiences in Thailand and Malawi.
UWM's GIS Council (Geographic Information Systems)presents Len Kne, Associate Director of U-Spatial at the University of Minnesota, speaking on "The Story of a Start-Up Organization"
You are invited to a journey through the wide world of complex materials structures for a first-hand experience of the nanoscale.
"We Few, We Happy Few" featuring Jim Tasse from UWM Theatre Dept., brief
performances, rare Shakespeare materials, birthday cake and more.
Urban Studies Programs 50th Anniversary Spring Forum
Bruce Western, Sociology and Criminal Justice Policy, Harvard, presents keynote of USP 50th Anniversary Spring Symposium: "Reform, Redemption, and Mass Incarceration."
All respondents will be entered in a drawing for Amazon gift cards.
Iron Age Archaeology in Croatia by Dr. Hrvoje Potrebica, Associate Professor of Archaeology, University of Zagreb.
Enjoy the local premieres of seven recent, critically-acclaimed Italian films. Free at the UWM Union Theatre.
Book discussion at Islamic Resource Center, 5235 S. 27th St., of "The Butterfly Mosque: A Young American Woman's Journey to Love and Islam" by G. Willow Wilson.
Nicholas D. Hartlip, Illinois State University, presents "The Danger of a Single Story: How we can disrupt the model minority stereotype of Asians in the US via counter storytelling"
Lavender Graduation is a celebration of our LGBT+ and ally UWM graduates, we welcome graduates of all academic levels and highly encourage faculty and staff to attend in support!
A Conference on South Korea's Rise: Politics, Economics, and Humanities is going to be held on May 1 -2, 2014 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, in Union Room E345 B&C; please visit this website for more information.
Join South African Consul General Vuyiswa Tulelo, UWM Provost Johannes Britz and Alderman Joe Davis on April 29, from 5-7pm in Zelazo 250, for an evening of reflection, review and preparing for the
future.
"Teacher Education: Translating Policies into Practice" Join Professor Barbara Bales for a crucial conversation on how policy changes ultimately relate to supporting or constraining teacher effectiveness.
All majors welcome! Over 60 employers attending.
Open a Door to Opportunity
Ishwariya Venkatesh, Biological Sciences, UWM, will present "Probing Molecular Pathways Driving Central Nervous System Regeneration in Zebrafish"
Bill Woods, Geography, University of Kansas, will present "PreEuropean Amazonian Populations."
Sharon Roseman, Memorial University, Newfoundland, will present "The Production of Galician Space: Confronting the Area Studies Legacy"
Simulating Cosmic Reionization," Nick Gnedin,
University of Chicago
"Nonprofits and Technology: From Strategy to Implementation," with members of the Nonprofit Technology Network and other technology experts.
Celebrate your collegues, 3 p.m. in the Union Wisconsin Room. Reception to follow.
To prepare your inbox for the migration visit the Office 365 web site for instructions or register for a free workshop
If you haven’t changed your ePanther account password yet, please visit: epanther.uwm.edu/pw.
"Subjects of Desire: Framing the Women's Liberation and Gay Liberation Movements in Milwaukee" by Cheryl Kader, UWM Women's Studies and LGBT Studies
Begins at 12:01 a.m. May 9, 2014 and ends at 11:59 p.m. May 21, 2014
It takes 45 minutes to 1 hour to be a donor and most departments allows you to participate in this community event.
"Nothing Happened: Charlotte Salomon and the Archive of Suicide"
Join us as we celebrate the winners of the UWM Women's Studies Student Research Paper & Project Contest.
Mark Jenike, Anthropology, Lawrence University, will present "Holism in the community: Assessing an Appleton K-6 nutrition intervention using diverse anthropological tools"
Guests will enjoy seeing beautiful Greek landscapes and tasting Greece's unique food. $2 admission.
Professor Robert H. Austin from Princeton University
Your chance to get a sneak peak at all of the new and exciting discoveries and partnerships taking place in this state of the art building.
Art History Exhibition in the Library, near the Grind
Organized by Biomedical and Health Informatics Research Institute (BHIRI).