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Monday, Sept. 15, 2014

The UWM athletic director on cracking one of sports’ major glass ceilings

Approximately 10% of NCAA Division I athletic directors are women. That number shrinks to just 4% if you consider only football bowl subdivision schools.
10.15.2014 | 5 days ago | Posted at 04:48 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
Mil-Wonky Too! explores the life of a contemporary college student in Milwaukee.
Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

Judge orders a halt to discipline case

UW-Milwaukee is playing hardball with a student leader—so hard that the student, M. Samir Siddique, sought a temporary restraining order in
08.10.2014 | 71 days ago | Posted at 12:28 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
The Zulu Birth Project is a multinational initiative to reach across time and borders to share ancient birthing practices in support of mothers-to-be. Through a series of workshops and consciousness-raising events, they are looking to share the ancient practices of meditation, breath work and yoga nidra. The Project is hosting a weekend-long staging of Karen Brody’s Birth. It’s been performed ...
06.27.2014 | 114 days ago | Posted at 03:20 PM
By Shepherd Express Staff
While the city waits to hear about the future of a possible replacement for the BMO Harris Bradley Center, today came word of a big change at the city's other major downtown arena. The U.S. Cellular Arena will now be known as the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, the Wisconsin Center District and UWM announced today. The news comes two months after U.S. Cellular announced that the company would not rene...
03.26.2014 | | Posted at 09:00 AM
By Norman Ware
Marquette University announced today that it has unanimously elected University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Chancellor Michael R. Lovell as its 24th president. Marquette will host a news conference at 2:30 p.m. to detail the decision. Lovell will begin the job on Aug. 1, replacing Marquette's Interim President Father Robert Wild, will remain in office until then. Lovell has served as UW-Milwaukee's ch...
01.31.2014 | | Posted at 02:00 PM
By Kristina Byas
The new iPhone app Dog Land has given Milwaukee dog owners more of an opportunity to bond over their love for man’s best friend.What started out as a final class project, has now grown into an online community with nearly 2,000 users worldwide. Since the launch of the app in early January of this year by BetterPet, Inc, Milwaukee dog owners have been filling each other in on the best places to t...
05.24.2013 | | Posted at 11:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
These days there are more filmmakers and videographers than ever covering the city. Every week seems to bring a new documentary or short film about Milwaukee, its institutions or its artists and residents to YouTube, and many of them are quite good—engrossing little features with an affectionate view of the city that can only come from actually living here. Some of the best of these recent short...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
 It’s no surprise the University of Wisconsin System would begin setting aside extra reserve funds when the most anti-education governor and Legislature in state history took control of Wisconsin’s government

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