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11.20.2014 | 29 days ago | Posted at 01:32 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
It’s kind of strange to think that fairy tales have become kid’s stuff. Older fairy tales were intended for adults as well as children. Over the years, the ancient stories have evolved into something that had become very sanitized and very juvenile.The UWM Peck School of the Arts returns to the spirit of an earlier era at the beginning of next month with Giants Have Us in Their Books. The prog...
11.11.2014 | 38 days ago | Posted at 05:40 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
My three year-old daughter has asked many things of me. Quite a lot of them involve Hello Kitty and going to the park at inappropriate times. I’m quite thankful that she has not, as of yet, requested that I get the moon for her. I anticipate that this is probably coming, though...maybe even tonight.Children’s book author Eric Carle’s Papa, please get the moon for me was originally published ...
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 | 65 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 | 131 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 ...