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Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Most of us never get to work inside a think tank. Michael Zimmer, assistant professor at UW-Milwaukee’s School of Information Studies, has enjoyed that rare opportunity. The thoughts that germinated inside his recent New York University submersion have become fodder for his new approaches to teaching media...
Wednesday, March 11, 2009
Jim Godsil could be called many things, but “philosopher roofer” is one handle that should stick. When he’s not fixing roofs for a living, Godsil can be overheard in engaging conversations at coffee shops, seen around town as a community activist and read on his Milwaukee Renaissance Web site, whose mission is encapsulated...
03.03.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
It’s another rather heavy week for openings with four more shows opening this week. Here’s a glance at what’s ahead:Oedipus Rex at UWM—In  the past several years, I’ve seen something like 100 shows per year. It’s kind of surprising to think back over all of that theatre and realize that the oldest script I’ve seen brought to the stage in the past three years was a Marquette producti...
Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009

Classical music’s future

Classical music lovers are an anxious bunch, worrying that our music will die with us, that future generations may not come to know Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Verdi or Wagner and firm in our knowledge that so much of Western civilization and culture hearkens back to such giants. We call them "immortal," but truth be told it is but our sincerest hope that they are so. Rest assured, however, that classical music will not die with us: The torch has already been passed to the next generation of its lovers and most earnest practitioners...
Monday, March 17, 2008

Classical Preview

Among the composers most well known to classical music lovers are probably not Ferdinando Carulli (1770-1841) or Fernando Sor (1778-1839). The guitar has (as far as Classical Music is concerned) always been something of the ugly stepsister amongst the instruments.
Monday, Feb. 25, 2008

Tonight @ the U.S. Cellular Arena - 8:00 PM

The UW-Milwaukee Panthers face off against the Valparaiso Crusaders tonight at an 8 p.m. U.S. Cellular Arena game.
Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008

Tonight @ the Bradley Center - 7:00 PM

Basketball fans have a pair of games to pick from tonight: The Milwaukee Bucks take on the Indiana Pacers at the Bradley Center at 7 p.m., the same time that the UW-Milwaukee Panthers play Youngstown State at the U.S. Cellular Arena.
Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007


UW-Milwaukee’s production of Ring Around The Moon was a little less than three hours long, but the time went by like it was only 90 minutes thanks to a fun production under the inspired direction of Michelle Lopez-Rios.
Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008

Tonight @ U.S. Cellular Arena

The UW-Milwaukee Panthers basketball team takes on Detroit tonight at 7 p.m. at the U.S. Cellular Arena.