The Graduate Faculty Committee members furrowed brows and pursed lips trying to wrap their heads around the recent drop in the number of Project, Teaching and Research Assistants at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. An explanation for this could be the decline in enrollment over the years specifically with undergrads, as a lack of undergrad students […]
Wednesday, November 15 was the annual UWM Geography Information Systems Day, which featured different activities and also free lunch for students and visitors.
If you are stopped and approached by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Police Department, you are probably being recorded. Divergent opinions have lingered around campus about body cameras coming to campus and the impact on safety as the cameras will be among us. UWMPD now has 33 body worn cameras arranged for officers since the end of October 2017. Students, faculty, […]
Many tears were shed, and hugs were given, and people gave affirmations to each other that everything will be all right, as a vigil was held in the UWM Union concourse on Thursday Oct. 12 to unite for those who are impacted by the natural disasters in Mexico and Puerto Rico. For many UWM students, […]
Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria have had devastating effects, affecting families in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico, but it doesn’t stop there. Kyle Pallo, 23, is one University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee student who was in Florida when Irma hit. Pallo, a senior Marketing major from Saukville, WI, has an internship at Walt Disney World in Orlando […]
It’s seems like every time you get on Facebook there’s a new “national” day. A series of bitter Facebook statuses were posted on “National Boyfriend Day.” The internet showed tons of support and stories on “National Coming-Out Day.” One week before that, on the same day as “National Taco Day,” “National Depression Screening Day” brought […]
Three weeks after a gunman killed 59 people at a concert in Las Vegas, many students have not internalized the deadliest shooting in recent U.S. history. Counselors are seeing more students coming in for general anxiety and depression, specifically in DACA and international students, rather than in direct correlation with the events in Las Vegas. […]
Rain or clear, runners were ready and in gear. Thousands roamed on UW-Milwaukee’s campus warming up and preparing for the Alumni Association’s 13th Annual Panther Prowl. Rain was expected, but that did not intimidate participants to be in attendance for the tradition. The 2017 Panther Prowl successfully took place Oct. 7 on and around UW-Milwaukee’s […]
Despite the president of the United States’ displeasure with national anthem protests, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee has stood firm in its belief in protecting students’ right to protest. While the university has no official policy on standing for the anthem, it has issued a statement, saying that UWM would not penalize student athletes should they […]
UWM students share their feelings about the worst mass shooting in modern United States history.
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is expecting a 2.4 percent decline in enrollment this fall, in part driven by a drop in international students, Chancellor Mark Mone said in his fall plenary address on Thursday. This decline comes due to prior year enrollments and the changing dynamics of the United States, however Mone says there are […]
The newest feature on the Snapchat app, called “Snap Map,” is allowing users to track where their friends are. This has become especially important during natural disasters.
Most prominently known for Milwaukee Pridefest, Milwaukee Pride is a LGBTQ organization working towards making sure people of all gender and sexual identities and expressions feel included and safe in the Milwaukee community. Most prominently known for Milwaukee Pridefest, Milwaukee Pride is a LGBTQ organization working towards making sure people of all gender and sexual […]
UWM Police are now going to be wearing body cameras, according to an email sent by the campus yesterday. Reporters Ethan Duran and Maren Orlowkski ask students in the Union what they think.
Students in the Gasthaus discuss the national anthem controversy and what might happen when the anthem plays before the Packers-Bears contest.
In the wake of the ongoing National Anthem debate, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has asked fans to link arms as a show of unity during tonight’s anthem. What do people at the UWM student union think of his request and of the right to protest during the anthem?