UWM Today

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The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee plays a vital role in shaping the future of Milwaukee and Wisconsin. Meet the people behind the creativity and discoveries at UW-Milwaukee on UWM Today.

On the first Thursday of every month, WUWM's Dave Edwards talks to UWM's Interim Chancellor Mark Mone on the Chancellor's Report.

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UWM Today
4:01 pm
Thu December 18, 2014

Link Between Air Pollution and Autism

Tom Luljak and Amy Kalkbrenner
Credit Jon Strelecki

Autism is one of the most baffling disorders affecting children. 

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UWM Today
10:50 am
Thu December 11, 2014

Major Project Underway in Milwaukee to Create Microgrids

Tom Luljak and guests
Credit Jon Strelecki

 

UWM launches an important project called a microgrid. It that will be vital to the region's power, energy and control industry cluster.

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UWM Today
2:00 pm
Thu November 27, 2014

Is It Better to Refurbish An Item Or Build An Entirely New One?

Tom Luljak and Anthony Ross

Anyone involved in manufacturing knows how complicated the process of designing, building and shipping a product can be.

At UW-Milwaukee, a great deal of thought and expertise is devoted to the study of those supply chains between a customer and the manufacturer.

On this edition of UWM Today, host Tom Luljak talks with Anthony Ross, who is the Rockwell Automation Endowed Chair in Supply Chain Management in the Lubar School of Business.

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UWM Today
2:00 pm
Thu November 20, 2014

UWM's Center Provides Unified & Strategic Response to Understanding Aging

Tom Luljak and Dr. Scott Strath
Credit Jon Strelecki

With more Americans living longer, the study of our aging population continues to be an important research area. 

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UWM Today
2:00 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

A Chat With Professor Fred Helmstetter on How The Brain Works

Tom Luljak and Fred Helmstetter
Credit Jon Strelecki

One of the most amazing functions of our brain may be the ability to form a memory and then recall it later.

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UWM Today
2:55 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

UWM Grad Helps Develop and Take Wearable Device to Market

Tom Luljak and guests
Credit Jon Strelecki

Na Jin Seo, an assistant professor of engineering, and her former student, Leah Enders, have developed a wearable device that increases touch sensitivity in the hand.

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UWM Today
2:00 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

UWM's Growing Graduate School

Tom Luljak and Marija Gajdardziska-Josifovska
Credit Jon Strelecki

Over the past few years, we have talked a great a deal on this program about the big physical changes occurring at UWM. 

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UWM Today
2:00 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

UWM Connecting Water Quality Monitoring Research With Industries

Tom Luljak and Junhong Chen
Credit Jon Strelecki

Water is a big business in Wisconsin. The formation of the Water Council – a collection of more than 150 companies working in water related manufacturing and services is a testimony to that. 

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UWM Today
10:31 am
Thu October 9, 2014

UWM Astronomer On Team That Discovered Coldest White Dwarf Star Ever

David Kaplan and Tom Luljak
Credit Jon Strelecki

A UWM astronomer is part of a team of scientists that made a major discovery in the study of our universe. They found what may be coldest white dwarf star ever. It is a story more than 11 billion years in the making. And the amazing part is what that star is made up of. 

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Chancellor's Report
3:09 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Study: UWM Contributes $1.5 Billion Annually to WI Economy

Interim UW-Milwaukee Chancellor Mark Mone

Interim Chancellor Mark Mone discusses a recent study by the NorthStar Consulting Group which showed that UWM contributes $1.5 billion annually to the Wisconsin economy. Also, the University's commitment to research and campus safety.

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